Tag Archives: Poetry

2017 Curriculum Units Vol 6: Cultivating Visual Literacy

Finding the Human Story within an Image

Deena Aglialoro, Language Arts, South Mecklenburg HS

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2014 Curriculum Units Vol 3: Metamorphosis: Transformative Experiences

Metaphorical Mutations

Rochelle Stanley, English, Garinger High School

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

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2013 Curriculum Units Vol 8: Urban Encounters: Hispanic and African American Literature

Crafting Urban Stories Through Mixed Media

Gloria Brinkman, Visual Arts, North Mecklenburg High School

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2013 Curriculum Units Vol 6: Human Social Groups

Making Connections: Group Dynamics, Literature, and Poetry

Tamara Wood, Language Arts, Albemarle Road Middle School

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2012 Curriculum Units Vol 7: African American Literature of the Civil Rights Movement

We Want Live Words: The Black Arts Movement and Its Hip Hop Progeny

Mark Buzzee, Language Arts, Jay M. Robinson Middle School

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2012 Curriculum Units Vol 7: African American Literature of the Civil Rights Movement

Our Common Threads: A Month of Our American Stories Through the Art, Music, and Literature of the Civil Rights Movement

Karen Ann Donaldson, Language Arts, Collinswood Language Academy

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2012 Curriculum Units Vol 2: Reading African American Lives

The Man and His Pen: A Study of Langston Hughes and His Poetry

Minnie Griffin, Language Arts, Oakdale Elementary

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Curriculum Units Vol 2: Reading African American Lives

The Story Behind the Storyteller: Getting to Know the Person Behind the Ink

Lakeirra DeShaun Booth, English Language Arts, African American History, Randolph IB Middle School

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2012 Curriculum Units Vol 2: Reading African American Lives

How Environment Influences Our Lives: The Influence on Writers’ Work and Ourselves

Kristian DeShea Jones, Language Arts, Social Studies, Library Classes, Nathaniel Alexander Elementary

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Implementing Common Core Standards

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