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Plagiarism Lecture, Game-Based Approach to Review Plagiarism Basics & Citations
You know you need to show your students the right way to handle sourced material to prevent plagiarism, but the subject matter can be so dry, causing teens to tune out during your lecture. To fix this, use a lecture disguised as a game to help cover the basics of proper MLA source citation and plagi
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Blown-Up Essays: Organization and Essay Structure Activity
A fun, standards-based activity in which students manipulate parts of an essay to learn how they fit together. I came up with the idea of "blown-up essays" when I was trying to think of a way to get students to learn by discovery how the parts of an essay work together, how a thesis statement relat
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Thesis Statements Sorts Activity
Thesis Statements Sorts Activity → Editable! Better than a worksheet! This thesis statements sorting activity allows students to work in small groups to categorize dozens of thesis statements as strong or weak. Working in groups, students will also determine reasons for their sorting decisions.
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Anti - Plagiarism Animation Paraphrasing
With the ease of copy-and-paste functions, teachers must be extra vigilant to teach students the art of effective paraphrasing. This fun activity gives teachers the perfect chance to do so. Students are divided into groups and given quotes from favorite animated movies, along with 5 possible par
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Book Talk Assignment (informative essay/presentation)
Book Talk Assignment (Informative Essay Presentation) I have noticed that a lot of my students enjoy reading when they are allowed to read books that they are interested in. I wanted to give them the opportunity to share the books they find intriguing to their peers, so I created this book talk as
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Rewriting / Revision Hands-on Activity
Rewriting / Revision Hands-on Activity. This exercise illustrates to students exactly why revision and rewriting is a necessary part of the writing process. It is helpful to do this activity just before a group critique or feedback session on rough drafts. This is a favorite activity in my first-yea
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Writer's Workshop Using Sticky Notes!
Writer's Workshop Using Sticky Notes! Make peer editing fun and engaging using sticky notes! Simply follow the directions to print on sticky notes and give them to your students. They will love the new approach and appreciate the concept! My students love this! They say they feel like "real edi
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High school & middle school teachers! Don't get buried by the ever-growing stack of student papers. Instead, borrow these tips from an experienced high school English teacher who has reclaimed her life while still giving rich, meaningful feedback to her students. Episode 1 of this four-part Grad
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Blown-Up Essay: Holiday Edition
A fun, standards-based, holiday-themed activity in which students manipulate parts of an essay to learn how they fit together. This is a great way to spend the day before Christmas break because it gets students engaged in Common-Core curriculum at a time when all they can think about is going home
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Essay Writing Games (Parts of an essay, essay terms, types of essays)
Nobody said essay writing was easy, but it can be fun! Integrate these essay writing games as a engaging way for students to learn the various parts of an essay. What games are included? • Trivia game #1 (Jeopardy-style) • Trivia game #2 (Jeopardy-style) • Trivia game #3 (Millionaire-style) The

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High school & middle school teachers! Don't get buried by the ever-growing stack of student papers. Instead, borrow these tips from an experienced high school English teacher who has reclaimed her life while still giving rich, meaningful feedback to her students. Episode 2 of this four-part Grad
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Duration: 12:50

TEACH ESSAY WRITING STRATEGY INTERACTIVE FAN
Are you a fan of hands-on student engagement? This new TEACH essay interactive fan will boost your essay writing lessons and standardized test prep. The interactive fan is loaded with notes, reminders, and sentence starters for Topic, Evidence, Analysis, Conclusion, and High Five. Teachers will love
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Holiday Traditions Wikipedia Article - Fun Non-Fiction Writing Activity
A fun, standards-based activity in which students write an informative Wikipedia article about a holiday tradition in their family or community. During the holiday season, most families have a few traditions that are peculiar to them. This activity allows students to share these traditions while le
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Claim and Counterclaim Review Game
This is a game to review claims and counterclaims for argumentative writing. It can be used to introduce counterclaims or to review counterclaims. It can be used with any topic that pertains to your class. It can be used with writing for the common core. You can have your students read articles
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Murder Mock Trial (People v. Lovells)
Mel Gapinski has been murdered! Your students can bring justice for this crime by playing as lawyers and witnesses in this mock trial. The packet includes 6 witness statements, the charging document and stipulations, 4 exhibits including an autopsy report/results of DNA testing, and a simplified rul
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Comparative Essay Writing Activities with Film Clips: Synthesis Controlling Idea
Teach comparative essay writing using inspirational and engaging short films! 40 CULTURALLY RELEVANT, INSPIRING WRITING ACTIVITIES (80 VIDEOS) BONUS: All 40 CCSS-ALIGNED writing activities (80 videos) teach emotional intelligence & social emotional curriculum (SEL) NO PREP Print & Go: 40
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High school & middle school teachers! Don't get buried by the ever-growing stack of student papers. Instead, borrow these tips from an experienced high school English teacher who has reclaimed her life while still giving rich, meaningful feedback to her students. Episode 4 of this four-part (act
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Strong Verb Memory Game
This Verb Game reinforces the use of strong, vivid verbs in writing and is perfect for centers or small groups. Students will gain knowledge of higher level vocabulary as they link everyday common verbs with their more vivid, stronger counterparts. Two separate versions are offered or, as a chall
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Conflict Resolution PowerPoint: For AVID or English Language
23 slides. Having self-awareness about how we handle conflict is a valuable skill for any person to attain. In this PowerPoint, different conflict-resolution strategies are explored. Students will take notes, take a survey, and ultimately reflect on the results. The PowerPoint is visually engagi
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Sketchnotes Prewriting Activity
Want to help your students brainstorm ideas for their papers in a way that is downright fun? Wait till you see their eyes light up when you introduce sketchnotes. For visual learners especially, this is a powerful way for them to gather their thoughts before writing a paper. As they capture the bi
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PEEL PARAGRAPH AND  ESSAY WRITING STRATEGY INTERACTIVE FAN
Are you a fan of hands-on student engagement? This new PEEL paragraph and essay interactive fan will boost your essay writing lessons and standardized test prep. The interactive fan is loaded with notes, reminders, and sentence starters for Point, Evidence, Explanation, and Link. Teachers will love
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What's Hot and What's Not in Formal Writing
This is a mix and match activity. Students sort the characteristics of formal writing into 'Hot' and 'Not' to summarize the rules of writing in a formal style. This download includes this resource in both Word and PDF formats, so you can use my formatting or adapt for your class.
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Formal Writing Commandments
Make your students laugh as you teach them some of the most important rules of formal writing with this straightforward "Formal Writing Commandments" printable. Print this poster for students' binders, your classroom walls, and maybe even to fold under windshield wipers in the parking lot! From t
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Writing Survey for Secondary Students
This writing survey is a fun and engaging way to assess middle and high school students' previous experiences with and attitudes about writing. It could be used at the beginning of the school year or semester (depending on how your school structures classes) to help inform and direct your writing cu
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