Bell Ringers for High School ELA Back to School

Grade Levels
8th - 11th
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  1. Get back to school with a bang this year using this ELA activity packed bundle. You will get over 100 ELA bell ringers and a fantastic back to school letter writing project with 30 writing prompts. You will love these activities!These resources will help you enjoy your back to school this year!You w
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Challenge, inspire, and engage your students with this set of 95+ ELA bell ringers. This set includes unusual quick write prompts, cheeky word problems and some incredible facts - all designed to keep teens focused and engaged in those early lesson minutes whilst you deal with admin and late comers.

Over 90+ bell ringer activities included - enough to last one semester.


# 35 Quick write prompts

# 38 Word Puzzles (answers provided where appropriate)

# 20 slides of amazing facts – including some great British trivia - after all, who doesn't love some royal family facts?

# 5 new Word Pattern puzzles (with answers) added December 2017

The files are provided both as a semi-editable PowerPoint files and as a pdf file for your complete ease. What does 'semi-editable' mean? This file opens in PowerPoint, you can delete, move, or copy individual slides. This means you can move the order. You cannot edit the elements within the files itself. Please read my Terms of Use for further details.

Using this in the classroom:

• Use the quick write prompts as part of your normal writing lessons.

• Use the quick write prompts as a stations or centres activity.

• Display the writing prompts as a bell ringer task for all students to complete

• Print and keep the word puzzles for early finishers.

• Display the work puzzles as a bell ringer task.

• Turn the word puzzles into a competition activity

• Use the fact slides as a brain break whilst teaching Brit Lit.

• Use the fact slides as a bell ringer to generate discussion.

Take a look and see what buyers have said about this product:

♥ “These are entertaining and stimulating prompts.” April 11, 2016

♥ “Outstanding bundle of resources; thanks so much!.” April 10, 2016

♥ “Tried them out in the UK, it was great not having to tweak it first. Students loved them thanks very much I look forward to using them many times” November 25, 2015

♥ “Absolutely loved it. Using it with my juniors to give them starter tasks out of the ordinary.” ‎December‎ ‎4‎, ‎2015


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Total Pages
110 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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