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    Below is a template version that displays general formatting guidelines for contribution. Please ensure that your materials adhere to these guidelines before submitting them.

    A google document version is available to view here: Template Document

    Positive Psychology Topic Title [Heading 2]

    Before You Read [Bolded, Italicized, 14 pt font]

    [Include appropriate pre-reading activities. These may include but are not limited to brainstorming activities, discussion questions, previewing, predicting, scanning, vocabulary activities, strategy building, fluency tips, etc.]



    Read the following passage/article/story from _______.

    Title of passage [Heading 2]

    [Reading passage in original text format]

    Word count: #

    Time: ______

    WPM: ______

    Text adapted from: [insert link if text is taken from another source, 8 pt font]

    After You Read


    Answer the questions:

    [Include 5-8 multiple choice, 3 distractors, questions should target learning outcomes according to the desired level. Refer to the Guidelines Page for more information on the types of appropriate tasks]

    1. What is the main idea of this passage?
      1. answer one
      2. answer two
      3. answer three
      4. answer four


    [Insert questions to discuss about the positive psychology topic, additional materials, etc]

    1. Add questions and prompts using numbers. 


    [Critical thinking, analyzing, and evaluating sections could be included here]


    [Include any activities or discussions that can be used later in the week]

    *Teacher’s Note:

    Comprehension Questions: Answers

    1. a
    2. b
    3. c
    4. d


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    [Times New Roman Font, 12 pt for regular text, 14 pt for subsections, 16 pt for titles in Heading 2, 8 pt for text url links–please include url links for all media]

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