One of my students recently claimed that these handouts are "GOLD." That's high praise from a 16-year-old! I hope these introduction and conclusion paragraph drafting materials are as helpful to your students as they are to my own. These
This resource will help you kids to slow down and really interact with Shakespeare's language. I use this early in my sophomore Macbeth unit, and it works wonderfully. The students all said it REALLY helped! Most examples on the worksheet are
This 7-page resource is everything you need to help your students create deep analytical novel annotations! Perfect for high school classes that are new to annotations OR classes that have experience with novel annotations.
For the past several years of my teaching career, I have used this comparative essay as the “capstone” writing piece for my sophomore English students (though this essay would probably work even better at the junior and senior level). The premise is
Having taught a high school yearbook for several years, I’ve come across some practices and strategies that I want to share with other advisors. These simple things have saved me hours in editing time on the back end of the project.
What is Whitman's favorite cereal? Oh Captain, My Cap'n Crunch!
Want a simple way to add some fun to your literature class? Print, cut, and post these tearable "take one" literature jokes somewhere in your classroom. Then watch as your kids
This group project planner is a MUST HAVE for your students' next group project. On the first day of a group project, I distribute this worksheet to my students. It helps them get organized, and it teaches them valuable life skills like
Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Problem Solving
This 6-page resource is a great way to start class discussions in your classroom. These resources ensure that students will write meaningful discussion questions and will be thoroughly prepared for discussion day in your classroom. This activity
This one-page worksheet introduces students to criteria used to judge the credibility of research sources. This easy-to-use worksheet also introduces the idea of peer-edited journals. The handout includes a quick 5-minute activity that asks
Use this free poster and student bookmark to teach your students how to properly cite Shakespeare's plays using MLA (8th edition). Enjoy!
-2 citation posters (different designs)
-2 citation bookmarks (color, black and