Take a look at this visually dynamic way to get your students excited about poetry. No, really. View this 27-slide Prezi and imagine all of the possibilities that your students could create.
All you’ll need to fill an entire class session is this Prezi (you don’t need any special equipment or softw
What do Finding Nemo, Legally Blonde, and The Lego Movie all have in common? All of these stories (and so many others) fit the classic storytelling pattern of a heroic journey, as established by famed scholar Joseph Campbell.
Using ten of the Hero’s Journey steps chronicled by Campbell, students wi
Tired of teaching "plot" the same old way? Have you never taught "plot" before?
Grab your students’ attention by taking them on a ROLLER COASTER ride through the elements of plot. This lesson and the accompanying activities use a unique\“roller coaster” analogy to help students master the sequentia
What do Harry Potter, Frodo, and Katniss Everdeen all have in common? All of their stories (and so many others) fit the classic storytelling pattern of a heroic journey, as established by famed scholar Joseph Campbell.
Using many of the steps of the heroic journey as chronicled by Campbell, this f
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Yet another game of Jeopardy? Not for your class. Instead, throw out the tired review games and dazzle your class with this Prezi, where you’ll “zoom” from question-to-answer with slick animations and adorable images of Romeo, Juliet, and all the supporting players. Your students won’t even realize
If you are searching for a tried and true method to help your students analyze and understand poetry, then look no further!
TP-CASTT is a systematic method of poetry analysis that helps students access poetry and enjoy it. TP-CASTT is a best practice activity used in AP and Pre-AP ELA courses but
This lesson is meant to act as an introduction to one of the most important elements of art, line and to some OP Art artist who use it well (Bridget Riley & Victor Vaserely). It is targeted to students between the 6th and 8th grade levels and takes about 1 day to introduce, 1 day to finish the w
Product Description for Qit 8: Being an Upstander to Bullying
This FREE Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies for being an upstander to bullying in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Students will learn how to use empathy for motivation to interv
Comparison of Themes Found in Lamb to the Slaughter and Little Red Riding Hood by Roald Dahl + Informational Text
Using close reading strategies with highlighters or markers, students do a close reading of Roald Dahl's Little Red Riding Hood (link to poem included) and Lamb to Slaughter (link also
"I Was Just Kidding" is a phrase heard much too often in response to confronting inappropriate communication between peers. This no-prep ASCA standards based lesson addresses helpful or hurtful teasing, gives information to enable students to identify how teasing can become hurtful, and gives real w
We are so excited about this packet! This packet provides many fun, hands-on, educational STEM activities and lesson plans, as well as pictures to help teach your students about birds and bird nests. Included is a link to the Bird Nest Prezi, perfect for teaching or reviewing lessons; writing prompt
Product Description for Qit 20: Initiating New Friendships
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students initiate new friendships in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Perfect for use in the beginning of the school year or for any t
Learn or review the four different types of writing in this easy to follow Prezi. This presentation covers expository, descriptive, persuasive and narrative writing. Also included is an activity for each type of writing, both in the Prezi and in additional pdf files.
Prezi is a cloud-based presenta
Product Description for Qit 15: Respecting Differences
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students respect differences in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Students will learn to embrace individuality (of self and others), explor
The six-word memoir is a popular project, but without plenty of examples and preparation, it can fall flat with students.
This product includes the following:
• A twenty-five slide Prezi that begins with background and Ernest Hemingway’s famous six-word novel. It covers the basic differences be
I designed this with seventh graders in mind as this is a story we read out of our Prentice-Hall Literature text. However, this can be done with any level with our without that particular text.
This is a 30 page packet with activities that your students will enjoy! They will tweet as the charac
When I taught the short story "Three Skeleton Key," by George G Toudouze, I used this Webquest as an anticipatory set. Students enjoyed searching for the information and identifying with the story (by viewing and interacting with the Prezi presentations).
Some key concepts for this assignment are:
Zombie Ants are real, and your students will be dying to learn about them!
Using the Big 6 Model for writing research papers and a PREZI Presentation that will lead you through the entire process, students will learn how to successfully write a research paper. Included i
The first step to students using the elements listed in the phrase and clause standard is for them to have a basic understanding of the difference between a phrase and a clause--and why they are both important to our writing. This product contains the following:
• A twenty-five slide Prezi that e
Your students will love this engaging Migration PowerPoint lesson that covers key information about animals and migrations. Students will learn why animals migrate, and discover interesting facts about animals that migrate by land, air and sea.
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Get students engaged by having them complete their own Divergent faction test! By answering a series of questions/scenarios, students will figure out whether they are erudite, amity, abnegation, candor, or dauntless.
This fun and creative activity includes:
Learn or review all the different types of punctuation marks in this colorful and easy to understand format. This Prezi covers periods, question marks, exclamation points, commas, semicolons, colons, apostrophes, dashes, hyphens, parentheses, ellipsis, quotation marks, underlining and italics. Also
Product Description for Qit 9: Recognizing the Bully in Yourself
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students recognize their own bullying behavior in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Specific examples of bullying, possible cause
Learn or review the various types of literary genres in the colorful and easy to follow presentation. This Prezi covers: Nonfiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, Essay, Fiction, Drama, Poetry, Fantasy, Humor, Folklore, Fable, Fairy Tales, Tall Tales, Legends, Mythology, Sc
Product Description for Qit 27: Negotiating a Compromise
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students brainstorm, negotiate, and agree on win-win compromises as a means to resolving interpersonal conflicts. Students will learn to use I-stateme
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Teach all the parts of speech with this colorful and easy to understand Prezi presentation. Covers nouns, pronouns, prepositions adjectives, verbs, adverbs, conjunctions and interjections. Also available in PowerPoint format.
To review the 8 parts of speech try my fun and easy to use "The 8 Parts o
Product Description for Qit 22: Solving Problems Creatively
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students solve problems in creative or unexpected ways both face-to-face (F2F) and online. Featured concepts include brainstorming, asking question
Introduce and explore Author's Purpose and Mood through a reading of Arthur Conan Doyle's, "The Adventure of the Speckled Band." By viewing this Prezi containing two video clips, commercials illustrating Author's Purpose and a complete video of a favorite Sherlock Holmes story, students will fall i
In this project, students create a letter to the editor and a public service announcement (PSA) about a cause they care about. At the end, they present their cause, a summary of their letter, and their PSA to the class.
This project is awesome for Common Core, as it covers a range of tasks includin
Complete human body system project including details, objectives, research websites, graphic organizer, and rubrics. Students will use online research tools to complete a Prezi. This system can be used without the Prezi component. It is easily transferable to a poster or oral presentation.
Sentence practice activities in grammar books are frustrating because they often do not represent the mistakes students make in their writing. This is the third in a series of guided practice presentations that show real errors--comma splices and fused sentences primarily.
This presentation con
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This product focuses on 30 key Literary Terms. Crossword puzzle versions and a fun, competitive Jeopardy Prezi game are included. Quizzes are prepared and ready to go, making your j
Looking for a quick and easy intro for Homer's Epic? This helpful resource provides a visually engaging introduction to The Odyssey and to The Epic Hero.
Includes 2 pages of CLOZE strategy notes, with an answer key, as well as a 20-slide Prezi to captivate students.
A great way in to the epic!
This lesson is meant to act as an introduction to both one point perspective and to some of MC Escher's perspective influenced work. It is targeted to 8th grade but can be modified to challenge students all the way up to high school level depending on how detailed you would like for the finished pro
This Prezi presentation introduces students to explicit vs implicit information within different texts.
The prezi introduces these two terms and how they relate to inferences.
It asks students to identify explicit and implicit information in real world examples including:
Product Description for Qit 6: Differentiating Teasing From Bullying
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies for identifying the differences between healthy teasing and social bullying in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Students will learn
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Get students engaged by having them analyze Romeo and Juliet in popular music.
This fun and creative activity introduces students to the concept of pop culture and popular music. Students will relate popular music to Romeo and Juliet, helping them further relate indiv
Need a good presentation to engage students on Main Idea? My students needed to learn Main Idea a different way and this presentation helped a lot.
Make your life easier with a Prezi that includes 28 slides.
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1 private link to the Main Idea Prezi
28 slides included in that Pre
This is one of my favorite lessons to teach and the students LOVE it! I teach 7th graders, who love to argue and debate, so this lesson is engaging for them.
In the download, you get:
- a detailed lesson plan for exploring the bias surrounding the story of Christopher Columbus, his exploration,
Music: Families of the Musical Instruments Trivia
This interactive PowerPoint trivia makes a great learning and review tool to teach about the families of the musical instruments. Here's an idea: divide your class in two, and them earn points by guessing the correct musical family.
This activity focuses on what makes a civilization a civilization! This product includes both a digital AND paper version! Here are the activities included within this resource:
-7 Areas of a Civilization (Prezi and Notes)
-Do I live in a civilization activity
-Civilization quote analysis
Product Description for Qit 19: Nurturing a Positive Self-View
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on skills and strategies to help students develop a positive self-view in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Students are introduced to the concepts of believing in their auton
Ready to see big changes in your students’ writing? Then teach them to use participial phrases. Quickly covering four or five different phrases at the same time may help students fill out a worksheet, but their writing will remain the same.
This product contains the following:
• A thirty-three
Product Description for Qit 26: Resolving Conflicts Peacefully
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies to help students resolve interpersonal conflicts peacefully, both face-to-face (F2F) and online. Students will learn to use I-statements, appropriate bo
This theme activity asks students to determine the "themes" found in five popular songs.
I have included a review handout on how to find theme for students in case you wanted to use it!
I have also included a link to a prezi that has the five songs' lyric videos embedded within.
In my room, my students often use Post-Its as exit slips - either asking a question or reinforcing a topic from the day's activities. Print out the header and student numbers, cut them out, attach to posterboard, and laminate. Students have a consistent place to put their exit slips, and the student
This lab is EASY PREP, it's hands-on, students are engaged, it includes many physics concepts AND it’s STEM! I include detailed TEACHER NOTES, student copy, a PREZI for scaffolding, a Kinetic and Potential Energy Card Sort, an Energy Conversion Chart and a KEY for easy grading and prep.
This Prezi is a great introduction to the topic of banned books. It includes a brief overview of banned book week, and is chock full of helpful information and infographics. This Prezi includes the differences between a banned and a challenged book, as well as a look at banned books throughout histo
Do textbooks and web sites provide examples of sentence fragments? Yes. Are they examples of the mistakes our students actually make in their writing? Not usually.
This product is available as either a PowerPoint or a Prezi. You will get both files with your purchase. Prezi is web based and f
Product Description for Qit 7: Coping With Bullying Thru Friendship
This Qit (or mini-unit) focuses on developing skills and strategies for coping with bullying thru friendship in both face-to-face (F2F) and online situations. Because bullying is often a complex issue that can not b