This is a 7 page packet that allows students to keep track of quotes throughout the reading of Cormac McCarthy's The Road that are related to motifs of the novel. It also asks students to reflect on the meaning of the motifs in their personal lives,
This is project that I use with my student's outside reading novels. For each novel they read, they must complete a menu of projects from the attached. The assignment includes a variety of assignments that appeal to different learning styles and are
This packet includes 30 words from Romeo and Juliet to be used as Vocabulary words. The first page (front and back) gives the word and asks students to write the definition and draw a picture.
The packet includes:
1. Definition Crossword
This is a great way for students to keep track of quotes for writing assignments throughout their reading, and to help them constantly think about the presence and importance of motifs within the text.
This project allows students to work with partners (or individually if you prefer!) to become experts on one poem in the packet that they will teach to the class. The selection of poems is broad and includes both modern poetry and classic
I designed this project to go along with Fahrenheit 451, asking students to track their own technology use to see if they believe that technology really impacts their life as much as Bradbury predicted. It includes a few components and is in Word
Writing-Expository, Literature, Informational Text
This handout helps students understand the meaning and purpose of the "culture" of a text by using quotes, inferences, characterization, and setting. It was created for Cormac McCarthy's The Road, but could be used for any other text by changing the
These are comprehension and analysis questions designed for PreAP Freshmen for the first two acts of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. The packet includes close-reading, comprehension questions, as well as analysis and support based questions.
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies