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English

Classic Literature

Romeo and Juliet Prologue

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/eh7rrp9r

Hamlet Act 1, Scene ii Soliloquy

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/wvgmjsmp

“The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/baprp5sh

“Desiree’s Baby” by Kate Chopin

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/u0k5298t

Contemporary Literature

Theme in The Hunger Games

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/0e3zfiqa

“The Cat” A Short Story

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/fbfjj71z

“The Lottery” by Gary Soto

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/x2f1xfs1

“Thank You, Ma’am” by Langston Hughes

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/dpigee74

Poetry

“Hamilton” and rhyme patterns visually explained

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/wlauhb8x

Evening by Doolittle (Google Doc)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/b17aki9s 

“The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/isfq9ght

“The Tell-Tale Heart” by Poe

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/rsltkk3g

“Out Where the West Begins” by Arthur Chapman

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/x0daafl4

“The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/kw39sqko

Nonfiction

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Breaks Box Office Records (NYT)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/sxde8013

Would you upload your mind to live forever? (KQED)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/5c28ejmk 

You’re Not Hallucinating. That’s Just Squid Skin. (KQED)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/1xc0uzqr 

Reality TV and Documentaries

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/gnkbbiiu

Back to school traditions around the world (Google Doc)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/2zan5lp3 

Obama and Jeb Bush Agree: Peas Out of Guacamole (NYT)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/w5ybexve 

Notes about sports journalism (Google Doc)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/21i2ugos

Violence in Video Games (BigThink.com)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/om06rlk8 

Tongue Rolling and Other Traits

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/xolwhim2

Ethos, Pathos, Logos and Syrian Refugees

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/ubv7fy2v

Teens Try Life without Phones

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/3rrpxh4c

Science

Animal Adaptations (active/close reading)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/61liht59 

GMOs and Golden Rice (npr.org)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/ncpj2k8z 

The physics of deflategate (RealClearSports.com)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/1muartzd 

Light, Electronics Circuits, Computer Programming, and Color Theory (ColorMatters.com)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/j53b712d 

We Dump 8.8 Million Tons of Trash Into our Oceans (TweenTribune)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/hk45as8l

For Archaeologists, Ancient Bones are like Christmas (TweenTribune)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/vo4vesgf

E-cigs may cause cancer after all research says (Fusion.net)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/clrz505a

Nanocrafter: playing a game of synthetic biology (Discover)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/r01yeabw

Preparing for extreme natural events (Google Doc)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/397iszyu

Social Studies

Oil Pipeline Protest Turns Violent in Southern North Dakota - Lesson by Valerie Neuharth

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/n773deuv 

“Words We Live By” An analysis of the Constitution

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/itn2no1y

Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/liaelmbc

Just a few words about the Declaration of Independence (NPR)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/nfruphfo        

Killing of Cecil the Lion (NPR)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/kjhrlfmt 

Women Army Rangers

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/2f1b5pet

Math

How Math, And Not A Telescope, May Have Found A New Planet (fivethirtyeight.com)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/cypm9yuu 

Add and Subtract Polynomials (CNX.org open source textbooks)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/6o0895ig 

Electives

PhyEd / Health

Health

Discussions lesson about death toll due to smoking (LA Times)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/mam7uq73

Professional Development

Checking for Understanding (Edutopia)

https://insertlearning.com/v1/share/0xifhqq5