This is a general grammar assessment that can be used as either a pre-assessment at the beginning of the year, or part of a semester/final exam. Topics include editing, identifying parts of speech, identifying direct objects/indirect objects/objects
This packet covers the entire book of Chew On This, by Eric Schlosser and Charles Wilson. This book is the school-friendly version of Fast Food Nation. The packet contains questions for every chapter of the book as well as vocabulary activities for
This worksheet is intended to be an introduction to Arthur Miller's The Crucible. The PBS show Secrets of the Dead featured an episode called "Witches Curse," which focuses on a theory that explains the strange behaviors that took place during the
A 2-page worksheet that helps students understand Edgar Allan Poe's "Cask of Amontillado." This worksheet contains pre-reading questions (to help students connect with the story), vocabulary, and post-reading questions. An answer key is included!
Included are 58 unique creative writing prompts that are organized in a table format--simply cut out the various prompts and have students randomly select a prompt, or pick a prompt and assign the whole class to answer the question. This activity
This 5-page packet is an ideal activity to help students practice their close reading and comprehension skills--the questions are designed to help students make predictions, pay attention to small details, and reach conclusions based on evidence
This worksheet prompts students to list essential information in a fun, engaging way. There is even a box for students to draw in their “profile picture”! This worksheet might be a good student sample to display throughout your classroom.
If you would like to assess students' comprehension over various short stories (or just one) without giving a test, this may be an option to consider. This product gives students three alternative projects to choose from, which include a story
Students will first read a biographical comic about Ayn Rand's life and will answer questions based off the comic. The comic is available online and is also available as a free download on my website (I condensed the comic so it can be printable).
Students will first read a biographical comic about Ayn Rand's life and will answer questions based off the comic. The comic is available online and is also available as a free download here; this version is condensed and printer-friendly. Perfect
This is the short story that corresponds with my Guided Double Entry Journal. This download is free, and is different from any online version of the story since I have divided the story into nine sections that goes along with the nine sections of
Featuring a 5-page document to help students navigate Pearl S. Buck's "The Good Deed." This activity would be excellent for a short story unit. Students are asked to answer comprehension and analysis questions, while writing down their personal