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Understanding Text - Wilson

Subject(s): ELA/Special Ed/Lit/Sci/Math/Tech
School: Wilson
 Grade Level: 7th grade
Author(s): Neu, Rutkowski, Waters   
Synopsis: Students are collaborating to create an informational genre introduction Windows Live Movie Maker film that ranges from 5-15 minutes in length. This film will explain the informational text features needed to navigate the textbooks for science and mathematics for the 7th grade. Students will see the connection to textbook understanding and understanding of instructional manuals (driver’s education manual / i-pod/i-pad user manual).
Driving Question: How can your team design and create an informational film that shows an understanding of text patterns and text features (Table of Contents, Index, Glossary, Headings and Sub-Headings to present at our Parent Resource Night this school year? 
To learn more about this project, click here: Understanding_Informational_Text.pdf


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