If you wish to wake up students a bit and get them participating in class, try using songs. Songs are a great way to teach a large number of Common Core skills. Right away, you’re probably thinking that you can teach figurative language and other poetic elements; however, you can do much more. Teaching students how to write essays for the different text structures can be a fun and a memorial experience for your students.
8 Printable Organizers + 8 Google Slides + Song List