See literacy in action with Literacy at Work. This HMH original web series features professional writers, creators, and educators who offer valuable lessons about their chosen field. With their real-world insights, students learn about poetry, journalism, screenwriting, and more. Each episode is paired with a free teaching guide and student worksheet for whole-class or individual instruction.
Watch these free episodes and use the paired resources to foster creativity and critical thinking and build your students' writing skills.
How to Write a Rap | Grades 6–12
Learn how rap connects to literacy and fosters confidence in this lesson with educator and author Dr. Chris Emdin. Students use literary language and personal stories to create a rap persona and perform lyrical verses.
Featured Guest: Dr. Chris Emdin
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