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By Carpe Momentum
I taught this incredibly effective lesson in my 7th grade ELA class. Students told other teachers about the lesson, talked about it all day to their friends, and went home and shared the poem and video with their parents. This lesson includes a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.99
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By Carpe Momentum
High interest middle school level paired fiction/non-fiction passage with guided questions and graphic organizer included. Includes video links for hook and engage and exit slip ideas. My class LOVED this lesson!The book excerpt is the property of
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.99
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By Carpe Momentum
A challenging fiction and poetry pairing that works great for an ELA background study on civil rights, this lesson features a pivotal passage from Susan Crandall's "Whistling Past the Graveyard" and two civil rights era poems (authors unknown). The
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Cooperative Learning, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.50
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By Carpe Momentum
Teach this fun lesson in conjunction with any Shakespeare study including plays or sonnets. Students will use adaptations of modern pop songs to understand sonnet structure, clearly identify the rhythm of iambic pentameter, and develop an
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$2.99
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By Carpe Momentum
Call of the Wild Excerpt + Newscast Transcript of Vapor Wake Dogs Story with DRTA Graphic OrganizerPaired Passages for Reading ComprehensionMiddle School 6 - 8 English Language ArtsDRTA Graphic Organizer includes text dependent questions on
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.99
32
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By Carpe Momentum
Welcome to my over-stuffed unit on Literary Criticism Theory. This unit is designed to guide students in learning and applying several critical theory lenses to a novel. It includes PPTs on the theory, guided activities focusing on common high
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans, Activities
$8.50
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By Carpe Momentum
Content Area: Middle School ELA• Paired passages• Poetry• Non-fictionLesson Duration - 2 - one hour classes. Topic: Frankenstein poem and NPR news story about the East African albino crisis.Skills - paired text comprehension, poetry, non-fiction,
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.99
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By Carpe Momentum
Another lesson to get your kids talking about things that are important to them and practicing ELA skills at the same time! This lesson features paired fiction and non-fiction passages, is CCSS aligned, and provides opportunity for students to work
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Cooperative Learning, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.5, CCRA.R.9
$3.50
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By Carpe Momentum
*If you are moving to a remote classroom, this lesson set can easily be adapted in the following manner: assign the drills to the students; have them submit answers for grading, share the explanations with the students and have them use the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Essays, Informational Text
Grades:
11th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled)
$9.00
$7.99
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By Carpe Momentum
This lesson set offers a mature look at the metaphysical poetry of John Donne. I expanded the lesson set available in the Prentice Hall/Pearson British Tradition textbook. Please note that this lesson set discusses, in part, Donne's focus on
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Lectures
CCSS:
RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.2, RL.11-12.3, RL.11-12.4, RL.11-12.5, RL.11-12.6, RL.11-12.7, RL.11-12.8, RL.11-12.9, RL.11-12.10
$4.50
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By Carpe Momentum
Use this interactive lesson to get your students talking to each other, interacting with the story, and writing a summary response. Grab their interest with an interactive trading game where students negotiate with classmates to trade for high value
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.50
17
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By Carpe Momentum
Foreshadow and Flashback Lesson - Middle School This engaging lesson includes everything you need to teach your middle school students foreshadow and flashback using authentic fictional texts. This two day lesson includes a guiding PPT, a cloze for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$3.99
15
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By Carpe Momentum
This bundle contains three of my best media lessons Read Any Image, Analyzing Editorial Cartoons, and How Marketers Target Kids. This bundle offers tons of interactive, student-driven lessons that have will have your kids engaged and working.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$8.50
17
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By Carpe Momentum
American Literature – Unit Introductory PowerPoint’s and Clozes: Puritan Literature Save yourself hours of planning and building a slideshow! Included in this lesson is everything you need to begin your Puritan Unit for American Literature. Early in
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
RL.11-12.8
$2.00
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By Carpe Momentum
A media literacy lesson using paired non-fiction texts to help students understand strategies marketers use to influence them to purchase products. Paired Non-fiction text sets Jigsaw, collaborative learning 1 - 1:30 hours duration Suitable for Sub
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Cooperative Learning, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.50
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By Carpe Momentum
Afraid to try a Socratic Seminar? Give it a shot with this power pack that includes everything you need to get your students digging into and discussing the poetry of Emily Dickinson: slideshow with introduction to Dickinson and guidance/explanation
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Cooperative Learning, By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
CCSS:
RL.11-12.1, RL.11-12.4, RL.11-12.7, RL.11-12.9, SL.11-12.1, SL.11-12.2, SL.11-12.3, WHST.11-12.2
$6.00
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By Carpe Momentum
Integrating non-fiction, informational texts to align with the Common Core is a challenge for every ELA teacher. Use these two expository articles about Selfies to grab kids’ attention, get them working and critically thinking in groups, and extend
Subjects:
Writing-Essays, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
CCSS:
RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.2, RI.9-10.3, RI.9-10.4, RI.9-10.5, RI.9-10.6, RI.9-10.8, RI.9-10.10, RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.2, RI.11-12.3...
$3.50
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By Carpe Momentum
Grab your 12th graders attention and get them talking! I've paired Shelley's "Ozymandias" with modern popular music lyrics that will tease the underlying theme to the surface.Includes copies of the poem and lyrics, video links, thoughtful discussion
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Poetry
Grades:
11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual)
$3.50
14
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By Carpe Momentum
This interactive, attention-grabbing lesson plan provides everything you need to teach your students how to read and analyze editorial cartoons. Students will learn the SEAL-I method using direct instruction and guided practice with a graphic
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
By TpT Sellers for TpT Sellers
$3.50
3
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By Carpe Momentum
High interest 2+ day lesson set; particularly appealing to boys! This unit includes a non-fiction article on kite fighting, an excerpt from Khaled Hosseini's "The Kite Runner,' a guiding PPT with video links, photos, and explanation of the THIEVES
Subjects:
Literature, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Cooperative Learning, Cultural Activities
CCSS:
RL.7.1, RL.7.4, RI.7.6, RI.7.9
$4.00
15
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