Title: Determine the Central Idea
Identifying Theme Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (7) 41: Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression. [L.7.6]Digital Tool Description: The digital tool will be used to introduce a lesson on how to determine the central idea or theme of a story. The video shows a short animated story to give students an example of how a central idea or theme of a story is determined.
Title: The Ease of Essay Writing
Popplet App Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (7) 38: Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening. [L.7.3]Digital Tool Description: The Popplet app will be used to design an outline using a graphic organizer. An outline allows students to organizer their thoughts before going into the writing process.