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2020 Curriculum Units Vol 7: Mindfulness & Education: Transforming Learning Through Awareness

Reading With The Head and Heart: A Mindful Analysis of Poetry

Shannon McFarland, Language Arts, Alexander Graham Middle

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2017 Curriculum Units Vol 8: From Self to Students: Canvassing Art to Explore Identity

Peel It: How to peel away layers to increase understanding?

Mindy Passe, Fifth Grade, Barringer Academic Center

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2016 Curriculum Units Vol 4: Writing with Power: No Fear Here

The Power of the Pen: Writing Narratives in the Perspectives of European Explorers and American Indians

Jessica Cross, Third Grade, Winding Springs Elementary

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2014 Curriculum Units Vol 6: The Art of Fiction: Close Analysis, Style and the Novel

The Diction of Fiction!

Christina Varney, Literacy, Stoney Creek Elementary School

Final Unit (PDF)  Implementing Common Core Standards (PDF)

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