I put this activity together using the debate articles in the "Upfront" Scholastic Magazines, but you can use any type of article for this activity. I usually copy the article and put it inside the packet, so it's all together in this one
This is a writing assignment that students are meant to write/type directly on the document, if computers are available. Students are asked to write an introductory narrative paragraph about being stranded on a tropical island.
This is an activity for fun Halloween review for English and Language Arts. I've chosen 3 Halloween videos, all about 20 minutes long, and students fill in the chart while they watch. This activity reviews important terms for fiction - setting,