This set of quotes is from an email from Roger, a veteran and – (to quote Bill and Ted from Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure) a ‘most excellent’ teacher. Roger works at LMS – actually, I think he’s been there so long I think he’s part of the school – and a friend of many years.
There are a variety of styles of quotations, and they can be used in a number of ways. So, sit back, enjoy, and think about how to use quotations in the classroom. My favorite is the ninth one down, by Reagan (hence the reason for the photo above, courtesy of the feds). And… thank you Roger!
'If you don't read the newspaper you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper you are misinformed.' -Mark Twain
The government is like a baby's alimentary canal: a happy appetite at one end and no responsibility at the other. -Ronald Reagan
Essential question: How can quotations be effectively used to deliver a lesson in a Social Studies classroom.