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ONE PAGERS: Ready for one pager success? Want some free templates to help your students maximize their potential with this fun design activity from AVID? Check out this post for tips, examples, and four free templates to get you started. Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Middle School Classroom, 7th Grade English, Middle School Literature, Literature Circles, 7th Grade Ela, 6th Grade Reading, Teaching 6th Grade

One Pagers: The Simplest Way to Success

Ready for one pager success? Want some free templates to help your students maximize their potential with this fun design activity from AVID? Check out this post for tips, examples, and four free templates to get you started.

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Middle School Literature, High School Writing, Middle School Activities, Teaching Literature, Teaching Reading, Learning

The Literary Maven: 13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.

Which TED Talks are the best for your English class? How can you use TED Talks to create engaging, inspiring lessons and get students to speak up in class? Dont miss this post on 5 of my favourite TED talks. Join the FREE printables library at the end of Education English, Teaching English, Learn English, English Teachers, Gcse English, Ap English, Fun With English, Teaching Spanish, How To Improve English

5 Inspiring TED Talks To Transform Your English Class - The Teaching Cove

Looking for inspiring TED Talks for your English class? Need to watch inspirational videos? Check out my favourites. There's a free activity guide, too!

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Argument Games - A Fun Way to Get Students Practicing Their Argument Skills!

The Argument Games bundle⚟ will provide you with five collaborative, active games that will have students:➫ creating arguments ➫counter-arguments ➫ evaluating perspectives ➫ evaluating the sufficiency of evidence!↬A list of interesting and unique arguable topics are provided in this unit. ↬Signs f...

High school English and middle school ELA lesson plans and resources that engage students with pop songs! Perfect for teaching close reading argument rhetorical analysis argument writing and more! High School Writing, Middle School Ela, Middle School English, Ela High School, Argument Writing Middle School, 8th Grade English, Ap English, High Schools, English Grammar

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FREE lessons, ideas, back-to-school organization and more for high school and middle school English. Back To School Tips For Middle School 8th Grade Reading, 7th Grade Ela, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, 8th Grade English, Teaching Language Arts, Teaching English, High School Classroom, English Classroom

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Short stories for a middle school ELA classroom. Some of these stories work even better for high school classes! 8th Grade Ela, 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Sixth Grade, 8th Grade English, Seventh Grade, Ela Classroom, Middle School Classroom

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24 Short Stories for Middle School (My Top Three Picks: 1st = #23, 2nd = #17, and 3rd = #2 (excerpt from novel)

5 super cool short films your ELA students will love. "Love using film to engage your students? Here are my top 5 films to use in high school ELA classes - for teaching critical theory, concepts in literature, writing, and debate! Ela Classroom, High School Classroom, English Classroom, High School Students, Ela High School, High School Literature, English Teachers, English For Students, Classroom Ideas

5 Super Cool Short Films Your ELA Students Will Love., Teacher Idea

5 Super Cool Short Films Your ELA Students Will Love., Teacher Idea #1593 in the Digest of Ideas at TeacherIdea - Where Teachers Share Great

Teaching Figurative Language can be fun and meaningful for your students. Teaching figurative language through poetry can make it even better! Here are my best tips for teaching similes, metaphors, id Language Lessons, Language Activities, Speech And Language, Language Arts, English Language, Language Development, 4th Grade Ela, 5th Grade Reading, 5th Grade Grammar

4 Steps for Teaching Figurative Language

Teaching Figurative Language can be fun and meaningful for your students. Teaching figurative language through poetry can make it even better! Here are my best tips for teaching similes, metaphors, idioms, hyperbole, onomatopoeia, imagery, alliteration, and personification.

Teach students to appreciate poetry by first introducing the skill of analyzing poetry 7th Grade Ela, 6th Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Teaching Poetry, Teaching Writing, Student Teaching

10 Ways to Connect ELA to Real Life | Reading and Writing Haven

Looking for meaningful ways to make learning relevant? Connecting ELA to real life is fun! Here are 8 approaches both teachers and students will enjoy. #highschoolela #middleschoolela

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Hercules Book Report

After reading your novel you will create a book report. Like Hercules, you will complete 12 Labours except you won't have to battle any mythical beasts. You can publish your tasks in one of the following formats: Booklet Bloom Ball Poster The Instructions One of your options is to use your 12 tasks to create a…

Holes novel : Pre-reading Activity Poster FREEBIE Pre-reading activity poster to go with the novel Holes by Louis Sachar 5th Grade Reading, Beginning Reading, Guided Reading, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Learning, Pre Reading Activities, Reading Strategies, Book Club Books

Holes novel : Pre-reading Activity Poster

Description This is a one-page pre-reading activity poster that accompanies the novel Holes by Louis Sachar. Engage your students in the novel by having them discuss, answer and decorate their poster. How to use in your classroom This is meant to be used before you begin reading the novel. ...

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The Literary Maven: Diversify Your ELA Curriculum: Non-Traditional Texts to Engage Middle & High School Students - Bildung Middle School Reading, Middle School English, Middle School Novels, 9th Grade English, Middle School Literacy, English English, Teaching Literature, High School Literature, Teaching Art

The Literary Maven: Diversify Your ELA Curriculum: Non-Traditional Texts to Engage Middle & High School Students

If your textbook is outdated and isn't relevant to your students, it is time to diversify. In this Twitter chat, middle school and high school English Language Arts teachers discussed sources for contemporary fiction and nonfiction. Teachers also shared their experiences with verse novels, graphic novels and "reading" other media: videos, images, and infographics. Read through the chat for ideas to implement in your own classroom.