We all go to the trainings that inform us we should not be teaching vocabulary, figurative language, and grammar in isolation. However it's hard to find resources to do this. Look no further! We have created just what you need!
The following product contains bellwork that aligns with Literature stories and NewsELA articles. One NewsELA article is used for a two week span. Each slide covers a skill that is taught through the informational text. The first week of the article covers various literature skills such as figurative language, annotation, context clues, and rhetorical devices. The second week of the article teachings grammar skills. The last slide of the article has a 10 question quiz.