"Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros Complete Lesson Bundle
This is a complete lesson pack for the short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. All of the documents are alterable so that you can tailor them for your purposes. Also, all of the graphic organizers can be used for any text. The worksheets are pro
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Meet Common Core State Standards by using “Eleven,” by Sandra Cisneros. The 120 page Zip file with PDF files contains more activities, organizers, writing opportunities, and questions than you could ever
This all inclusive unit on Eleven by Sandra Cisneros helps students fully comprehend the story, its literary elements, and its messages and themes.
This covers the following concepts:
-Inferences & Drawing conclusions
-Point of View
Table of Cont
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This is a set of activities, projects & comprehension questions for the story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. Great for upper elementary or middle school language arts- could be used as mini lessons, independent practice or novel group work.
- Short introduction/pacing guide
The short story, Eleven by Sandra Cisneros, is a beloved story used in many classrooms. This CCSS aligned mini-unit includes 2-3 days of standards based activities and discussion that is sure to engage and challenge your students.
This mini-unit includes:
- notes for the teacher
- standards alig
These 10 questions help students deepen their reading comprehension and analysis of this short story. I have used them as a reading guide and as an assessment. I have included a brief True-False review exercise that can be used as a quick quiz or exit ticket. Clipart courtesy of My Cute Graphics.
These ten questions are listed in the order in which the events occur in the plot of the short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros.
The second page is a detailed answer key.
Literary Terms Used: narrator, first person point of view, third person point of view
The students will read the short story, "Eleven", and analyze it through annotation and discussion in order to gain a deeper understanding. Students will read the text multiple times, making annotations to interact with the text through questioning and forming ideas. They
This product by Creative Works is based on the Short Story ( Eleven) by Sandra Cisneros. It has over 19 higher order thinking questions ( short and long answers). The questions analyze the story and make the students to extend their understanding of the story. The answer key is attached
This is a great tool for reviewing the parts of a story in Sandra Cisneros' "Eleven." Students may answer questions in SIX squares to review plot, theme, main idea, character, setting, climax, and make predictions. This may be done before, during, and after reading. The squares help students mana
This Eleven by Sandra Cisneros Expository Writing Lesson focuses on Text Dependent Analysis and using Text Evidence as Support to develop a Constructed Response / Essay. The lesson comes complete with a
Analyze "Eleven" with your 6th, 7th, and 8th graders using this set of rigorous multiple-choice questions. The questions are designed to focus on tone, mood, the author's stylistic choices, and providing text evidence to support one's claims. Pair these questions with a reading (or re-reading) of th
"Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros-- Use these materials to study the Common Core text exemplar. With these materials, your students will learn to identify LITERARY TERMS, DESCRIPTIVE AND CHRONOLOGICAL TEXT STRUCTURES, SIMILES, CONTEXT CLUES, PLOT LINE EVENTS, and THEME. A TEST is included to wrap up you
Looking for an easy, no-prep short story reading and writing unit for your middle school students? This is it! Use the short story, "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros" to teach and review many important evidence-based writing and reading skills!
Using the short story, "Eleven," students w
This compact activity set will guide readers from literal to abstract thinking about the short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. Seven pages of activities help students to read closely and think carefully about the point of view, figurative language, and theme of the short story. A three-page teach
Teaching "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros? This 47-slide Common Core-aligned PowerPoint includes everything you need: short story text, facts on Sandra Cisneros, character descriptions, literary elements, and discussion questions that enhance analysis of this thematically rich text. Super sub friendly
This graphic organizer is Common Core practice aligned with the short story Eleven by Sandra Cisneros. Students are asked to:
A. Write down the main idea of the text passage.
B. Make an inference about the text passage.
C. Record ideas or questions you have about the text that you want to share wit
This is a great interactive writing lesson for teaching students point of view! It provides interactive notebook tabs to discuss the three points of view and the three types of narrator for texts. After, students read the really cute short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros (link for text included).
Do you want to set a purpose for reading the short story, Eleven by Sandra Cisneros and assess knowledge of content and standards? This set of 12 question and task cards can help! Question and task cards can be used as a teacher resource by putting the cards on a ring and addressing them throughout
Best Year Ever Sale August 1 and 2 up to 28% off. Use these flash cards to build your students' vocabulary. The words used are from the short story Eleven by Sandra Cisneros. They are a great resource to help your students' study and develop stronger vocabulary skills. Download today for only $1
Teach Grammar in Context with this awesome worksheet!
Don't leave grammar out! Teach it in context! After you read Sandra Cisernos' Eleven, you can work on the five main verbals: Appositives, Participial Phrases, Prepositional Phrases, Gerunds and Infinitives. This grammar activity is helpful b
This close reading approach to analyzing theme looks at the role of characterization, conflict, and figurative language in developing themes throughout the text. Students will use critical thinking skills to find themes. Using graphic organizers, students will create assertions about the text. Their
This activity pack is meant for students to complete after reading "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros.
Included in this product are:
(1.) A comic book four frame storyboard for students to practice their summarization skills in a creative, artistic way!
This product contains 6 different options for a culminating project after reading the short story Eleven, by Sandra Cisneros.
Criteria checklists for each option is included, as well as a grading sheet for student presentations.
Thank you for downloading and/or purchasing my work. I hope you fin
The handout contains the link for "Eleven" as well as the link for the author reading Eleven. Eleven is in English, but the reading comprehension questions are in Spanish, as well as the writing task. I have used it two ways. One way is to have students work in a group to translate Eleven and the o
This product contains an activity in which students select an example of figurative language from the text Eleven, by Sandra Cisneros, to analyze and illustrate.
May be used as a formative assessment.
Thank you for downloading and/or purchasing my work. I hope you find it useful and please do no
Students will list and describe the different similes that describe the sweater. After listing, they will make a poster and cut out the sweater with construction paper and use different things that help bring out the imagery and visualization of the sweater and how the narrator feels about it.
Eleven by Sandra Cisneros, short story unit. Common Core aligned activities that could be used for a whole groups, stations or centers, or independent work. Unit includes the following:
Anticipatory Illustrating and Writing Activity
Figurative Language Analysis
This is a teacher created "choose a project" for Middle School students. I enjoy creating hands on, multi-sensory and project based learning. It allows students to choose their activity based on interest.
1. Writing activity
4. Other creativity
It also includes a rubric tha
Teacher created writing essay based on a prompt that relates to Rachel's reaction. It has been modified as a model and direct instruction piece for Bilingual Students with needs.
This contains: 4 paragraphs
Can be used to determine topic sentence, details,
Overview: The purpose of this lesson is to teach the students how to do a close reading of a text. They will use QUOTE IT to find important moments in the story. They will then use the RACE strategy to answer a question about the reading section. You are purchasing my model of this lesson.
This worksheet includes guided notes to teach figurative language and similes. Students will be asked to identify similes as well as the author's deeper meaning behind the simile. Then, readers will be able to find similes (along with their deeper meaning) in "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. This is a g
This is a worksheet I created to help students analyze the protagonist of Sandra Cisneros' short story, "Eleven".
The worksheet gives students pairs of opposite character traits on a Likert scale. They have to decide where Rachel goes and support with evidence from the text. I had students break i
This PowerPoint lesson focuses on point of view, and the use of repetition and figurative language in the short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. I use this activity as an extension after we read and discuss the short story together. The students will need a copy of the story to use for this activi
This is an Honors English/Advanced English/Pre-AP English lesson that goes beyond the standards to analyze how sentence structure and syntax affect the readability of the text, propel the theme, and set the tone.
Students will break apart sentences and study the clauses and phrases that add depth
I wanted to find a short story to use with my freshman that would allow them to review a few literary techniques and give me insight about who they are as people. I came across "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros and it fit exactly what I needed. The kids get to play with figurative language in their resp
This product includes 10 STAAR formatted comprehension questions for the selection "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros.
The selection can be found in the Prentice Hall Literature book Grade 6, but the questions are my own. If you'd like the selection STAAR formatted, please email me at email@example.com.
For Valentine's Day, have your students write an original friendship Valentine's Day poem fashioned after SANDRA CISNEROS' poem, "GOOD HOTDOGS." Students will apply CONTEXT CLUE SKILLS and FLUENCY SKILLS to understand the poem. Then they will use their CREATIVE WRITING SKILLS to write a special Va
Close reading of "Salvador, late or early" and "eleven" from Woman Hollering Creek.
These questions are Text-Dependent activities in Spanish for the stories "Once" and "Salvador tarde o temprano".
100% in Spanish.
With this unit, I wanted to help my students move from narrative writing to a more personal, inward exploration through words. Memoir writing is great because it engages the writer where he or she is and our pasts are ripe for searching out ideas. Memoir writing also fits within the Common Core st
Need to teach students the difference between argumentative, narrative, and informative genres? Need to pre-assess student writing, build up a writing portfolio, or just break out of your routine? Use this unit to take the fear out of Common Core change and safely experiment with the three strands!
Cyber Monday Bonus Tuesday sale November 27 and 28. Designed by Chadwick Harvey, this bundle pack of 6th Grade Vocabulary Quiz Worksheets is designed for use with the Language of Literature textbooks. The worksheets require students to incorporate strong critical thinking skills in order to deciph