Use before Shakespeare study -The History of the English Language in a short, funny movie. Great on the first day of school when I ask them, "Why do you think four years of English class is necessary? What is the purpose of teaching English?
These 37 FREE identity cards are designed to help students make personal connections with the victims of the Holocaust, and could be used before a novel study or a history lesson. Use with Night by Elie Weisel.
This fourth blog post in a series on grading hacks for English teachers focuses on five types of writing feedback and how to use them effectively during class to promote student revision and responsibility. https://lindsayannlearning.com/writing-feedback-types/
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Escape Room-To Kill A Mockingbird
Are you about to start the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird? Would you like to try an engaging, introduction/pre-reading activity with your students for the novel? In this EDUcational Escape, your students will learn about: * Harper Lee and the history of the novel (5 multiple choice questions) *Will explore the map of Alabama *Solve a jigsaw puzzle *Watch a YouTube video answer 4 questions about the Jim Crow Laws *Complete a slide puzzle *There are 6 activities in this digital escape! (This...
Celebrate Women's History Month by reading about courageous, inspiring, and unstoppable women who have changed the world. Not yet using Epic! in the classroom? for Educators is FREE for elementary school teachers and librarians in U. and Cana
Winter Sports Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions
This bundles includes three different reading comprehension passages and questions that cover the history of ice skating, skiing & snowboarding. Each passage is written at two reading levels and includes a differentiated context clues activity. Reading comprehension questions and a writing activity are also included for each passage.
High School Literature List ~ American Literature from Starts At Eight. This is a series of suggested reading lists for homeschool high school. The categories include American Literature, World & British Literature, Poetry and Popular/Contemporary.
Literary Valentines Plus a Valentine's Day Activity for ANY Text
Censorship huckleberry finn essays Censorship: Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Essay - Censorship has been a factor in the lives of humans since long ago in the times of the ancients, however, its prominence increased during the Middle.
The Teaching Students To Analyze Complex Texts Infographic presents a few questions students should ask themselves during the close reading process.
Nonfiction: Tone and Bias in the Media Coverage of Jack the Ripper
Jack the Ripper was one of the most infamous serial killers of all time. And he was never caught. This activity for high school English Language Arts is a surefire way to engage your students while assessing nonfiction skills such as tone and bias in th