Top Ten Lesson Plans Visited on in 2014 - National Council of Teachers of English
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Top Ten Lesson Plans Visited on in 2014

Top 10
Top 10

2014 is on its way out, and it’s nearly 2015! With the winter break almost here we hope you get to take plenty of time to relax, but if you happen to be thinking about what to do in your classroom in the weeks ahead you may want to look through the top 10 lessons teachers used from this year.


  1. Can You Convince Me? Developing Persuasive Writing(Gr. 3-5)
  2. Readers Theatre (Gr. 3-5)
  3. Literature Circles: Getting Started(Gr. 3-5)
  4. Creating a Classroom Newspaper(Gr. 3-5)
  5. Figurative Language: Teaching Idioms (Gr. 3-5)
  6. Teaching Point of View With Two Bad Ants (Gr. 3-5)
  7. Get the GIST: A Summarizing Strategy for Any Content Area (Gr. 6-8)
  8. The Big Bad Wolf: Analyzing Point of View in Texts(Gr. 6-8)
  9. Action Is Character: Exploring Character Traits with Adjectives(Gr. 6-8)
  10. Scaffolding Methods for Research Paper Writing (Gr. 6-8)

Don’t see something that fits your classroom or grade level? These are just 10 of the hundreds of lessons on the ReadWriteThink site. Visit the lesson plan section for many more options.

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What lesson plan would you like to see in the Top 10?