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CLOSE Read Placemat
The CLOSE Read Strategy (11 X 17 placemat) is a metacognitive instructional procedure that uses the word close as an acronym and provides teachers and students with a brain friendly step by step guide to conducting a close read of complex text. The role of vocabulary and the strategies for determin
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Freak the Mighty Chapters 1-5 {FREE}
This Freak the Mighty CCSS Aligned Sample Packet for Chapters 1-5 comes directly from our newly revised Freak the Mighty Common Core Standards Aligned Literature Guide, which can be found HERE: Freak the Mighty Common Core Standards Aligned Literature Guide This free sample pack for Chapters 1-5 i
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Connotation & Denotation Mini Lesson
One of the first mini lessons I teach my 9th grade scholars at the beginning of the academic year before I introduce the first set of 5000 SAT Vocabulary Every College-Bound Student Should Know is the Denotation and Connotation mini lesson. Granted, this is a skill my scholars should have acquired
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Pseudo Prefix Lesson
Students are encouraged to determine the meaning of grade-level academic English words derived from Latin, Greek, or other linguistic roots and affixes. This lesson focuses on words that start with the prefix pseudo: psuedo-intelligent, pseudonym, pseudomorph, and pseudopod. The lesson also covers
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Colorful Cognates
This lesson features the history, connotations, and vocabulary associated with the colors red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple. Over 15 different languages are shown with translations. Bright pictures and clear definitions make it easy for students to key into the featured idiomatic expres
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How to Define Unknown Words
Use this chart as a poster or handout to help students refer to the strategies used when defining unknown words. These strategies match the Language Common Core Standards for ELA.
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Close Reading Task Cards
These task cards are intended to be used with any fiction text: poem or prose. Print them and cut them out; they are intended to be two-sided, with a colorful number on one side and a corresponding close reading question on the flip side, and then laminated. They are best used in groups or stations,
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How to Run Acting Vocabulary so Students are Learning and Having Fun
Are your middle schoolers dramatic? What am I asking? Of course they’re dramatic. It’s middle school! Why not tap into that natural dramatic flair while at the same time helping them learn and retain Tier II academic words? That’s what the acting vocabulary activities are all about. For how
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Dictionary Resource Page
A resource page to remind students how to use a dictionary, what a part of speech is, what a guide word is, and the steps to follow to find a word. Print and have students keep it in their notebooks, or print and laminate as an anchor chart in the classroom!
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Mentor Sentences Middle School Grammar 6th, 7th, 8th CCSS VOLUME 2 FREE WEEKS
Not sure if middle school mentor sentences are for you and your students? Try this one free week of my Volume II resource to check it out!The full resource has everything you need to implement Mentor Sentences in your middle School ELA classroom, by using sentences from popular middle grade and youn
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Connotation & Denotation Power Point Presentation
One of the first mini lessons I teach my 9th grade scholars at the beginning of the academic year before I introduce the first set of 5000 SAT Vocabulary Every College-Bound Student Should Know is the Denotation and Connotation mini lesson. Granted, this is a skill my scholars should have acquired
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Concept Mapping Introduction
Concept mapping helps students to link key vocabulary terms to each other by building a relationship, rather than memorizing.
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Bio Prefix Lesson
This is an interactive vocabulary presentation on the prefix "bio." There are 6 vocabulary words of focus: biologist, biology, biosphere, biopsy, biography, and autobiography. For extension activities, I have included the opportunities to explore: bionic, biochemistry, biodiversity, and biotoxin.
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Ism Suffix Lesson
Academic vocabulary refers to the words that are used in academic discourse. Special attention should be given to words or a word family’s high rate of occurrence in academic texts. In this lesson, words that focus on the suffix -ism are the target objective. Words included are: enthusiasm, capi
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Common Core Unit Guide for The Benefactor grades 8-10
This unit guide, written by teacher and author Erin Fry, contains several lessons that align with Common Core standards for grades 8-10. It includes direction for pre-reading activities, handouts, discussion questions and End-of Novel project. About the book: http://amzn.to/1hWeO9P They come fro
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Differentiated Vocabulary
Here’s a good way to get students to identify and learn words they don’t know. This strategy differentiates vocabulary without overwhelming students with memorization or belaboring words they may already know. This works best with literary texts that are not content specific, though you can use th
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Context Clues Chart
I use this chart when teaching context clues. The first column is for their vocabulary word. I have the students use context clues to fill out the first column and the last column (Part of Speech). I like to have them look at the sentences to determine which part of speech the word is, instead of us
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Reggae, Calypso, Salsa and Tambrin: An Introduction – Vocabulary List
The spirit of the Caribbean comes alive! 'Destination: Caribbean' is a seven-part essay series paired with a short documentary movie of the same name. Both are dedicated to using music as a means of understanding the past.Part One, 'The Roots of Caribbean Culture,' is the series's 700-word introduct
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Calypso: Trinidad’s Captivating National Art – Vocabulary List
The spirit of the Caribbean comes alive! 'Destination: Caribbean' is a seven-part essay series paired with a short documentary movie of the same name. Both are dedicated to using music as a means of understanding the past.Part One is a 550-word discussion of Calypso, and what Trinidad's captivating
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The Caribbean Music Industry – Vocabulary List
The spirit of the Caribbean comes alive! 'Reggae, Calypso, Salsa and Tambrin: A Historical Journey' is a seven-part essay series dedicated to using music as a historical guide.Part Five is a 700-word discussion of the contemporary Caribbean Music scene, from the artists' perspective. Included is an
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Selassie's World – Vocabulary List
The spirit of the Caribbean comes alive! 'Destination: Caribbean' is a seven-part essay series dedicated to using music as a historical guide.Part Six is the 1100-word conclusion to the series. it is a journal-style essay detailing my week-long stay with Rastafarian hill farmer 'Selaisie.' Like no o
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Language & Vocabulary Quiz
The right multiple choice quiz for grade 8 to get them focused after the winter break on ELA. Covers different common core ELA standards. This test was set using our app Setmytest in under 4 minutes. Connect with us at www.setmytest.com to get your invite for our app.
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Synonyms Are Not The Same OR Why Connotation Is Important
By having students look more closely at the definitions for the synonyms of a given word, they will be understand that different words are used for different contexts, situations, and to express different levels of meaning or emotion. This group activity is designed to engage every student in a gr
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