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Help your high school and advanced middle school students win their written arguments with these easy-to-follow essay writing materials. This bundle of interactive, step-by-step materials will inspire even reluctant students to put pen to paper. Activities/handouts featuring modern design elements an
Using Humor to Teach the Importance of English Class Presentation and Handouts (Newly Updated!)
Most students zone out when it comes to learning English usage, spelling, grammar and mechanics. And the older they get, the more they question the need for taking English classes.
This 80+ slide present
Poetry Terms Presentation with Song Lyrics Examples: Song lyrics are one of the easiest ways to teach poetry terms/devices such as alliteration, metaphor, simile, personification, onomatopoeia, hyperbole, irony, and rhyme.
This zipped file contains three pdf presentation files. The teacher's file c
Show your students a real-world application of the tools of rhetoric (ethos, pathos, and logos) as they examine the 2005 Stanford University Commencement Address given by Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs. The speech, which is filled with warmth, humor, and meaning, is a high-interest way to add the non-fi
THEME POWERPOINT LESSON
Your students will love this Theme PowerPoint presentation! Learn how to identify the theme of stories, theme of fables and theme in books. A perfect introduction to learning the importance of theme. Enjoy teaching with this ready to use, best selling PowerPoint lesson about
Help your students identify logical fallacies in our modern world with this dynamic presentation featuring attention-grabbing examples of the use of rhetoric from the worlds of politics, pop culture, and advertising. The 59-slide Prezi includes fully contained video clips, so internet access is not n
Take a trip to another dimension as you introduce your students to the delights and horrors of modern science fiction. Using the works of writers such as Ray Bradbury, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., and Isaac Asimov, this two (or three, depending on pacing) week mini-unit will entertain and challenge your advanc
Make Edgar Allan Poe’s classic poem, “The Raven,” come alive for your students with this 42-slide lecture and 4-page PDF of detailed directions, full-text gothic poem, writing assignment, and key. The interactive Prezi lecture inspires students to dig back into the text, think critically, and decode
If your students can’t go an hour without looking at their phones, they need to read “The Veldt.”
Ray Bradbury’s chilling futuristic short story, “The Veldt,” gives us a glimpse of a world where children love their devices more than their families. Sound familiar? This compelling 90-minute lesson wi
Informational Text Structures PowerPoint: 32 Paragraph Slides, CCSS RI 5
This PowerPoint consists of 32 animated slides, each with an informational text (nonfiction) paragraph for students to analyze along with 4 multiple choice options. When you first display each slide, you will see only the inform
Use the styles of beloved young adult literature authors (J.K. Rowling, Suzanne Collins, John Green, and so many more!) to teach your students six simple and effective techniques that will IMMEDIATELY improve their sentence flow and writing voice.
This 28-slide Prezi presentation and 2-page student
Use the classic short story, “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell to teach your students the elements of literary analysis. This three-day lesson plan includes the full 9-page story with attractive illustrations, an 8-question deep-thinking exercise (with detailed answer key/class discussion
Help your advanced middle school and high school students identify and analyze the elements of powerful public speaking with these multimedia lesson materials.
This three-page PDF includes:
• Step-by-step directions/suggestions to lead your students through a 50-minute lesson
• A well-written, high-
Drawing Conclusions PowerPoint: 32 Short Inference Stories, CCSS RL1, RI.1
This Drawing Conclusions PowerPoint consists of 32 animated slides, each with a short story, inference question, and multiple choice options. When you first display each slide, you will see only the inference story and the qu
By pairing an engaging 43-minute video with a rich question/answer activity, students will have a meaningful class experience – even on a sub day. This lesson features a viewing of Billions in Change, a high-quality documentary readily available at multiple online sources, and critical thinking quest
TED Talks offer a variety of educational opportunities for our students, from serving as virtual guest lectures on specialized topics to showcasing dynamic models of public speaking. This worksheet was designed to give students a concrete task to guide their viewing of ANY TED Talk.
You could show a
This is a great PowerPoint I use to teach my students about inferencing. I teach 6th grade and this is a great review of background knowledge + text clues = inferences. Each slide includes a picture where students need to infer what is happening and why by pulling out "text" clues. I love relating th
Use this compelling two-day (or possibly three-day, depending on your pacing) lesson on Kurt Vonnegut Jr.’s chilling futuristic short story, “Harrison Bergeron,” as a stand-alone lesson, as part of any short story unit, or as a supplement to any larger dystopian novel study, such as Brave New World,
A visually engaging PREZI presentation with several group and individual activities to accompany units on THE HUNGER GAMES, THE GIVER, 1984, UGLIES, BRAVE NEW WORLD, FAHRENHEIT 451, THE MAZE RUNNER, CITY OF EMBER, THE BAR CODE TATTOO, or any other dystopian novel.
If you haven't used PREZI before, i
This is a PDF* with a set of three hundred creative writing prompts that are aligned to Common Core Writing Anchor Standards 1,2, and 3. Each prompt is done in a visually appealing way and gets its own page/slide so that it can be projected in front of a class.
These prompts are meant to be used fo
This title contains 24 self-checking task cards for students to practice measuring angles up to 360 degrees. Students solve each task card and record their answer on a recording sheet. They then scan the QR code on the card to check their answer. Problems are aligned with common core standards 4.MD.C
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This is the BUNDLE edition of my original products, Making Inferences with Short Animated Films Parts 1 and 2. I have combined these two products into one package!
This is the perfect activity to use as you are introducing the tricky
Looking for a fresh approach to pull your students into A Midsummer Night’s Dream? William Shakespeare’s hilarious tale of love and magic will enthrall your students when you use this MASSIVE bundle of interactive, multimedia lessons. This package includes FIVE WEEKS OF COMPLETE LESSON MATERIALS desi
Owl Themed Back To School Open House Powerpoint Template
Keep the attention of all your parents with this adorable OWL THEMED Open House Template. Each slide gives you a guideline of information to share along with some examples.
Using technology is a great way to make a first impression with paren
This is a powerpoint meant to explain WHY we need to learn about text structure. As an "older" person, I never learned this in school, so even I didn't really understand the importance of understanding text structure. Someone finally explained it to me in a way that "clicked" with me, the light bulb
Use the heart-breaking short story, “The Scarlet Ibis” by James Hurst to teach your students the elements of literary analysis. This three-day lesson plan includes a 7-question deep-thinking exercise (with detailed answer key/class discussion starters), a pre-writing organizing task that will get you
Context Clues PowerPoint: 32 Practice Slides for Grades 5-6+
This PowerPoint consists of 32 animated slides, which each ask students to use context clues to find the meaning of a given word, along with 3 multiple choice options. When you first display each slide, you will see only the question. Stud
This original motivational poem has one meaning when you read it forwards and another when you read it in reverse! It's great for any junior-high or high-school class.
Here's an excerpt:
Apathy has no cure
Because I refuse to believe that
My future will be amazing
My future will be amazing
These are the best set of 21 questions you will find for the awesome Math in the Movies video clip montage. Others exist, but they are incomplete and not thought-provoking. Download the free preview file to try it out!
These questions correspond to the 45-minute video posted
An engaging, Common-Core-based activity to help students analyze the structure of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.
I always like doing a Civil Rights Movement-based unit during January to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. In "Dissecting the Dream," students work in groups to d
Grab every eye in the room with this gorgeous 32-slide Prezi that provides all of the background information your class will need as you launch your study of Harper Lee’s classic American novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.
The presentation includes a quickwrite topic that will help make To Kill a Mocking
Jamestown Colony PowerPoint Lesson
This is a visually-stunning, highly-engaging PowerPoint on Jamestown colony. Over 25 slides, it presents the background on the Virginia Company and its founding through the House of Burgesses and the growth of Jamestown.
Based on state and Common Core Standards,
This file includes an informational sheet for students to collect basic information on their animals. It also includes handouts to brainstorm ideas for titles and pictures/video. This was intended to be used with a multimedia poster, but I left it generic enough to just on a regular report. There
As standardized testing becomes computer-based, students will need to be able to sit and listen to a passage or short audio program, take notes, recall information, and then answer critical thinking questions about the material. To help prepare students for this challenge, I’ve scoured the internet t
The new Common Core has a much-greater focus on non-fiction, informational texts in the English/Language Arts classroom. It’s time to start adding more real-world articles and materials to our literary canon. In this easy-to-deliver non-fiction activity, students will view the commencement speech giv
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QR Book Code Trailers
Scan, Watch, Read. That’s what your students will do with these QR codes. This is a pack of 75 QR codes for popular upper elementary and middle school books. Book publishers have realized that making book trailers is a great way to showcase their authors’ books. I have used QR
Writing Poetry Like Famous Poets: Poetry Made Easy for Struggling (or Any) Students
So many students struggle when it comes to writing poetry. This 98-slide presentation (which includes 13 pages of printable handouts) will have them writing with ease! Not only does it introduce several well-known p
Links to 10 amazing technology videos are included in this presentation.
* The videos are exciting, quick and definitely grab students’ attention.
* They showcase cutting edge technology.
* The videos are summarized and questions are included for student engagement.
This Activity was
I made this powerpoint when teaching weather in 2nd grade, but it really could be used in any grade 2nd and beyond.
It includes pictures, video links out to the web and a video of when Hurricane Irene flooded the town I used to work in. This video had a huge impact on my students and they really enj
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This Power Point breaks down Folktales, Fairy Tales, Legends, Tall Tales, Fables & Myths. It contains pictures, characteristics of each as well as examples. It is clear & concise to ensure student understanding.
This is a PDF* with a set of twenty creative writing prompts (plus two bonus prompts) that are aligned to Common Core Writing Anchor Standard 1: “Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.”
These are visual prompts and are meant to be used for practice on Comm
My students often needed these simple reminders when using their Chromebooks in the classroom. This product contains 7 bright posters that are great for a bulletin board or to fill in space around your classroom. Use all or just the ones that apply to your students. They include:
-I will keep all foo
This is a PDF* with a set of twenty creative, visual writing prompts that are aligned to Common Core Writing Anchor Standard 1: “Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.”
These are visual prompts and are meant to be used for practice on Common Core Writing A
VETERANS DAY POWERPOINT LESSON
Your students will LOVE this PowerPoint! Learn key information about the history and meaning of Veterans Day! Veterans Day Power Point lesson for grades K- 6th. Your students will love learning about Veterans Day with this engaging PowerPoint lesson!
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Here is a powerpoint presentation that accompanies the song "This Land Is Your Land". I use it in my class when I teach patriotic songs. There are 40 gorgeous slides with high quality pictures and lyrics. There is creative animation included with many of the slides as well.
*There are a total of 4
September 11 PowerPoint. September 11th, Patriot Day. PowerPoint on September 11, 2001 has over a hundred slides with photos of the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the Pennsylvania crash site of Flight 93. It can be shown with or without music. Showing it without in silence is a very moving tri