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For the novel Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (Book 1), this document can act as homework or a short reading analysis for each chapter. The document has 22 assignments - one for each chapter of the book. For each chapter,
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The following document uses popular music to engage students in analysis of figurative language. There are 11 songs with accompanying questions regarding identification, analysis, and creation of figurative language. The songs can be used as
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This assessment tests the following skills: Definitions of literary devices, figurative language, setting, conflict, point of view, theme, plot, character, and character motivation. It has 20 definition matching, 6 character quote matching, 20
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Playing with Perspectives is a great activity for any Reading or English class. The difficulty can be adjusted to suit high school students or even elementary students. The activity uses 5 fairy tales (each with a short overview just in case). The
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Ancient Greece is full of fascinating history and its influence is more than prevalent today. To make Ancient Greece lessons a little more hands-on and fun, students compete through competitions. You can make these competitions part of a larger
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This 18 homework assignment resource is great for students that are reluctant to read to the students that need to be pushed. The homework requires students to perform tasks that every good reader does - ask questions, make predictions, make
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The following project requires students to work in groups of 5 and plan, design, and create an Ancient Mesopotamian city-state. The packet includes background text, jobs, checklists, evaluation questions, and rubric. The project requires a map, but
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This assessment tests the following skills: Definitions of literary devices, figurative language, setting, conflict, point of view, theme, plot, character, and character motivation. It has 20 definition matching, 6 character quote matching, 20
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This activity will not only allow students to be creative but will also help them grasp different types of point of view. The document provides students with 4-pane strips for three different perspectives. This can be easily expanded and can be used
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The following activities and mini-project help students identify the persuasive techniques of political cartoonists and how to analyze political cartoons for bias, opinion, and persuasion. Student first go through guided notes to review persuasive
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This 37-page document contains all the answers to the To Kill a Mockingbird Novel Study Questions product that is free! The answers represent the best possible responses to be expected from students. Many answers are open-ended and can have
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These 5 poetry quizzes and final poetry assessment can be a life saver. The final assessment covers skills from comprehension, figurative language, theme, inference, and point of view to nonfiction text analysis, tone, and main idea. Assessments are
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This product can stand alone or be paired with history lessons or literature. The product includes 4 packets that are designed to be completed in a week's time. The packets include the following: 1. 3-4 poems from the Harlem Renaissance that
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New and improved 52-page resource for Sharon Draper's novel Tears of a Tiger! There are 20 assignments and each assignment has a graphic organizer for good reading habits and 7 analysis questions for the novel that cover literary elements such as
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The following exam is based on the novel The Outsiders. The exam tests skills such as conflict, tone, theme, plot, character, imagery, nonfiction skills, figurative language, and inference. The preview contains a sample for various sections of the
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These assessments tests the following skills: Definitions of literary devices, comprehension text organization, author's purpose, figurative language, symbol, foreshadowing/flashback, setting, conflict, point of view, theme, plot, tone, and
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The exam contains 18 multiple choice questions, 4 short answer essays, and 2 longer open-ended essay questions. The questions focus on plot, conflict, inference, theme, symbol, imagery, setting, character, foreshadowing, point of view, tone, and
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Thirteen Reasons Why is a challenging and emotionally charged novel, and students love it. This document has 20 homework assignments that have students read between 12-20 pages a night. The homework requires students to perform tasks that every good
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Just like any novel taught, books require advanced planning for effective analysis in the classroom. This component of a unit plan contains guided notes, inquiry questions, and analysis of a variety of skills including plot, conflict, character,
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This activity is an excellent way to evaluate students' skills on plot. After reading a story or even a novel, students break down the plot into a comic strip! The document includes 4 comic strips - 2 for shorter stories and 2 for longer novels.
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've been teaching for 9 years for the School District of Philadelphia. I teach English, Social Studies, and Playwriting.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I love cross-curricular projects and bringing the Arts into the classroom. I require students to read many novels throughout the year and enjoy using literary criticism to challenge their perspectives.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I've earned a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania as well as a Master's degree in Urban Education from the University of Pennsylvania.

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