Engaging vocabulary study (with literary and writing activities) where students identify and use the words in context rather than studying words from a list.
A beautiful tribute to Martin Luther King Jr written by Maya Angelou.
This packet is designed with the unique needs of secondary teachers in mind. A quality pieces of literature has been chosen that allows students to engage in quality literature, discover and understand new vocabulary words in their reading selection, and utilize them in their writing.
The quality selection included is used as a mentor text in this vocabulary study. In addition, text specific activities are included to reinforce a variety of literary and writing skills. The selection may later be used as whole class mentor text for further skill reinforcement and class discussion.
Includes Mentor Text, Vocabulary Words, In Context Excerpts, and Worksheets with Figurative Language, Analyzation, Author’s Craft, Quiz, Writing Piece, Writing Extension, and More!