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Annotating Text Made Easy: step-by-step annotating and close reading instruction
Annotating text and close reading are an integral part of the common core curriculum. This resource includes everything you need to teach your middle and high school students how to properly annotate informational text. There are two different files in the zipped download. - An editable, 23 slide

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Essay Revision Learning Stations
ESSAY WRITING: The revision process is a key component of good writing. Teach your high school or middle school English students about the importance of revision with these learning stations. These learning stations are designed to take your students through the process of revising their essays,
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Growth Mindset Lesson - Famous Failures
This growth mindset lesson, Famous Failures, will have your students working collaboratively to learn about 6 famous failures and how they overcame obstacles on their path to success. Your students will learn to overcome obstacles, accept challenges and they will understand that mistakes are okay, a
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"The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson Unit with Hunger Games Comparison
"The Lottery" Short Story Literature Guide This package of documents features numerous materials for teaching Shirley Jackson's 1948 short story "The Lottery." Includes an introduction activity (using real stones), guided reading questions (for recall/comprehension, analysis, applying, critical thi
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Essay Writing Unit: Teach Your Students to Master the Essay (Bundle)
This comprehensive essay writing bundle includes teaching resources and lessons for every part of an essay. The PowerPoint presentations included in this unit are color-coded, engaging, and filled good and bad examples to help your students improve their writing today. The teaching resources and sup
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Diary of Anne Frank Play - Student-Ready Complete Packet
Diary of Anne Frank Student-Ready Packet is an attractively-designed ready-to-hand-out resource based on the play by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett. It is aligned with the Common Core Standards, most specifically RL8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, and W.8.1, 8.2, 8.3.: *analysis through citing textual evide
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Paraphrasing, Quoting, and Summarizing
Paraphrase, Quote, Summarize: Teach your students how to paraphrase, quote, and summarize text with this mini-unit. Your students will learn the differences between paraphrasing, quoting, and summarizing, and when to use each one in their writing. There are two different files in the zipped downloa

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Sarcasm, Irony, Satire, and Parody English Literary Devices Is That Sarcasm? Enhanced Lesson Plan for Irony, Satire, and Parody, Printables/ Handouts, Students' Notes English language arts students like to laugh while they learn! Introduce English language arts students to the concepts of sarcas
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The OUTSIDERS Unit - Novel Study Common Core Aligned
OUTSIDERS: Here's an Outsiders unit that will engage your students with standards-based literacy activities as they read S.E. Hinton's classic novel. The Chapter-by-Chapter Response Pages challenge students to dig deep into the text to analyze and make inferences. Perfect for partner work or small g
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World War 2 Dictators Pop Up Figures Lesson Plan
Rise of Dictatorships - World War 2 Pop Up Figures Lesson Plan This wonderfully creative lesson has students creating pop up figures of 5 dictators who came to power in the 1920's and 30's before World War II. Included is a printable sheet with 5 people for your students to cut out: Adolf Hitler,
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THESIS STATEMENT WRITING: Writing a strong thesis statements is always a challenge for students. This resource will help them understand what a thesis statement is, why it is important to have one, and what a strong thesis statement looks like. ====================================================


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Holocaust Webquest (National Holocaust Museum Website)
Holocaust Webquest: Students will gain basic knowledge about the Holocaust by completing an internet-based worksheet. The Holocaust Webquest uses an amazing website created by United States Holocaust Museum. The website allows students to explore the key events of the Holocaust. The website is: ht
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First Day of School Investigate the Teacher Activity
I used to bore my students with a "Get to Know Miss G" slideshow. Now, I make them to do the hard work of getting to know me by thoroughly investigating my room for clues about my personality, teaching style, expectations, hobbies, etc. This engaging activity forces students to get moving, collabo
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Romeo and Juliet Lessons and Activities for Real Life Connections
ROMEO & JULIET has so many life lessons for our students. Engage them in the study of the play by helping them see the many connections they can make between their lives and those of the characters. This package includes a variety of responses, activities and reflections that are designed to h
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La quinceañera embedded reading plus ser vs. estar
Teach your students about the tradition of the quinceañera using a three-level embedded reading on the subject. The third reading features two versions, one of which requires students to choose between the correct form of 'ser' or 'estar' for each instance, making it perfect for use after studying t
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Thesis Statements are like Menus: 45-Minute Writing Lesson for ANY Essay!
Thesis statements are like menus: a promise of what is to come. Hook and satisfy your diners/readers with this lesson! Use this easy simile to teach your students why essays need thesis statements, how they function in an essay overall, and what a “good” one looks like. This handout can be used as

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