Figurative Language / Poetry Terms - Definitions and examples of poetry terms / figures of speech - alliteration, hyperbole, onomatopoeia, simile, metaphor & personification. There is space for students create their own examples. I like to give this to students as a fun review, or as a referen
A two-page graphic organizer to review the features and processes related to rivers and running water.
Includes erosional and depositional features, erosional processes & how running water carries materials.
Addie Williams, weathering and erosion, rivers, river erosion, earth science, geogra
Print page on blank paperAdd a different coloured post it note/sticky note to each sectionPrint again with sticky notesHave students look for examples of figurative language while reading, write the example on the corresponding colour, and postInspired by miss5th's interactive figurative language bo
Thanksgiving Figurative Language Bookmarks - A fun and educational set of 16 Thanksgiving themed bookmarks. Students practice writing examples of similes, metaphors, personification, alliteration, onomatopoeia and in rhyme. Also includes 2 pages of themed writing paper.
Works for Canadian or Ameri
Remembrance Day Writing Prompts Activity for Canada - Includes 5 quotes to inspire students to write about the theme of remembrance and honouring our veterans. Each page includes a quote and room for a written response. I've also included a PowerPoint of the 5 quotes - great for a class discussion
Help your students review how to use apostrophes with possessive singular and plural nouns and review apostrophes in contractions.IncludesStudent reference sheetStudent practice sheetQuiz3 classroom posters for each use of the apostropheAnswer keys for worksheet and quizJust print and go!Check out m
A one-page freebie to help ensure you've covered the Common Core State Standards in Reading for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects in Grades 6-8.
Part of a larger set of posters and organizers for the CCSS - Reading for Literacy in Science & Technial Subjects --> CCSS - Literacy in S
Review the difference between common and proper nouns with this easy to use set of worksheets and posters! Includes:Student reference sheetTwo student worksheetsQuiz3 black and white posters (Nouns, Common & Proper)3 color posters (Nouns, Common & Proper)Answer keys for worksheets and quiz
Students create their own newspaper based on the events of the Middle Ages. Includes everything you need to get started on this fun and engaging activity right away! IncludesAssignment pageTwo Brainstorming pages, Grading Rubric3 printable newspaper templates 3 editable newspaper templates (MS Word)
Weather Highs and Lows - A quick and easy reference sheet for students to help them remember the difference between a weather HIGH and a LOW. Also includes two review sheets for student practice or even a quick quiz. Answer keys included.
Great for a weather unit in Geography, Climatology, Earth S
Canada Map - An assignment that asks students to complete a map of Canada that includes all of the provinces / territories, capital cities and major bodies of water. Also includes a "Mapping Essentials" worksheet I give out to all of my students at the start of our mapping unit.
I've included two
Winter Writing Prompts - Six winter themed picture writing prompts using original photos as inspiration. Includes persuasive, narrative, descriptive and creative writing prompts, brainstorming page, planning page and winter themed writing paper.Picture writing prompts can be a powerful tool to insp
THE OUTSIDERS - A FREE set of 8 posters with significant quotes from S.E. Hinton's "The Outsiders". A great way to spark student discussion, as a writing prompt or as classroom décor! They look great printed in color or in black and white.**Part of my package of projects and assignments for "The Ou
Energy & Alternative Energy - Teaching about energy and energy resources? A great package to help you and your students organize their learning.
Includes 6 pages:
- two comparison charts for renewable energy resources
- comparison chart for non-renewable energy resources
- blank chart for yo
Five Themes of Geography Poster and Word Wall Set - includes 16 posters and 16 word wall strips! One poster and word wall strip for each of the five themes and their sub-topics! Great way to help students remember and learn to apply the Five Themes!
Location - Absolute and Relative
Place - Human
Earthquake or Volcano Project - Students must create a visual presentation to educate locals about the tectonic hazards in their area. Students may chose an earthquake prone area or an active volcano and must then determine the hazards and dangers specific to the area. A great way to wrap up a te
CCSS - Literacy in History / Social Studies, Science & Technical Subjects - Looking to get organized with the Common Core Standards? Here's a set of graphic organizers and posters to help you sort out the WRITING standards for History / Social Studies, Science and Technical Subjects for grade 6
Looking for a quick and easy way for students to share book reviews after an independent novel study or lit circles? I use these one-page reviews as a way to promote books to the students in my class. They make a great classroom or library display and often result in students reading many of the bo
Halloween - A fun and educational set of 20 Halloween themed bookmarks. Students practice writing similes, metaphors, personification, alliteration, onomatopoeia and in rhyme. Also includes 2 pages of themed writing paper. Bookmarks do not have to be printed in color - I ask students to add their ow
Types of Sentences - A fun set of friendly monster themed posters to teach students the 5 types of sentences. (Exclamatory, Declarative, Imperative, Interrogative and Negative)
- 5 definition posters
- 5 example posters
This product is also included in my Monster Themed Package of Pos
Halloween Writing and Poetry Prompt - Free, fun and functional Halloween Subway Art page - a great way to inspire a creative writing piece, a poem or as a launching point for student designed Subway Art. Also makes for fun classroom decor!Includes two versions of the Subway Art - one in color, one
LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE POSTERS - Teaching your students latitude and longitude? Use this set of 9 handy classroom posters and 12 word wall strips to help your students learn the following terms:
- Arctic and Antarctic Circles
- North and South Poles
Roman Empire Writing Activity - Students evaluate why the Romans of Ancient Rome were so successful for so long. Students are lead through the process of writing a formal paragraph, although this could easily be extended into an essay assignment. Great way to incorporate writing into a social studi
Phases of the Moon - Students use Oreo cookies (or a similar cookie) to represent the various phases of the moon. A really fun and interactive activity that can be done with a wide range of ages and abilities to help students understand the moon's phases.
- Student Activity Sheet