Christine Kasallis

 (26)
United States - Arizona - Litchfield Park
Christine Kasallis
4.0
127 votes
What we do in life echoes in eternity ... Gladiator
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
By Christine Kasallis
A literary elements test either for a preassessment or final. It uses the story "The Vision Quest" but that part can be exchanged for any short story as it would still work by just changing the title on the test. Has some great info on it!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English, Short Stories
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Test Prep, Assessment
$1.25
27 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOC (0.04 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Handout that gives description and samples of many types of attention grabbers. Also includes a worksheet for writers to try out multiple attention grabbers and then have readers vote on which they like best. Gives writers quick feedback on if they
Subjects:
English, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Minilessons
$1.75
17 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Plot diagram that leaves space for Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Conflict, Resolution, Theme, and even the inciting incident. Perfect layout for students to use!
Subjects:
English, Literature, Short Stories
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
Handouts, Novel Study, Graphic Organizers
$1.50
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOC (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Guides writers through many different types of sentence structures. Works best with my worksheet (Sentence Variety) where te student can create a sentence as each slide is presented. It becomes a useful guide for students to keep for when they want
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons
$2.50
9 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PPTX (0.09 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
A great form to challenge students to create a Shakespearean sonnet. One syllable for each box. My eighth grade students were challenged but felt immensely proud of the end results.
Subjects:
Writing, Poetry
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Graphic Organizers
$1.00
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Notes on the process of when to use context clues. Also guides the reader through some examples and what to look for when using context clues. Goes well with Context Clues Powerpoint that I made.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Reading Strategies
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
Handouts, Minilessons, Printables
$1.00
10 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Give students what to look for when finding theme. Does not give them the answers but helps focus them on what is most important in the book. Given in anacronym form, students really remember the information and it helps them to come up with
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Activities
$1.30
8 ratings
3.9
Digital Download DOC (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Gives students several different sentence formats to try. Becomes a great guide for students to keep in their folders as a reference to spice up sentence structures. Excellent when paired with my sentence variety powerpoint!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Minilessons
$1.25
6 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
How to Annotate for the older grades. Very useful for students to have alongside their book as they read. Easy steps to follow.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Other, Handouts
$1.70
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Amazing powerpoint that breaks down how cotext clues are placed in a sentence. Also gives plenty of examples identifying different types of context clues. Goes perfect with my context clues notes handout!: )
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, English
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Minilessons
$2.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PPTX (0.31 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Practice defining and recognizing the main literary devices. Includes a worksheet and a test.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Handouts, Homework
$1.50
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Based on common core, uses Finding Nemo to discuss complex characters, how characters impact the plot and how characters impact the theme. There is a packet to go with the movie for each lesson, warm up activities and a open ended response quiz for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Examinations - Quizzes, Study Guides, Unit Plans
$3.00
$2.50
7 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.03 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Activity where students pick out advertisements from magazines or flyers to identify the different techniques of persuasion. Very engaging activity that is fun!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Fun Stuff
$1.50
2 ratings
3.9
Digital Download DOC (0.04 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Common Core Narrative Writing Rubric. Easy to understand for both teens and adults alike.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment, Rubrics
$1.25
$0.75
3 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Common Core Rubric for Argument Writing. Easy to understand for students and adults alike.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th
Types:
Assessment
$1.25
$0.75
2 ratings
3.8
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Common Core aligned fun letter to Santa. Have students write an argumentative letter to Santa convincing him that they deserve presents. Students must present a claim with reasons, evidence, explanation and elaboration. They must also include a
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
$3.00
$2.50
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.05 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Questions for the beginning of the year to get to know your new students. Has room for contact information and introduces you to their perception of themselves as writers and readers.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, English
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Other, Fun Stuff, Classroom Forms
$1.00
not yet rated
Digital Download RTF (0.05 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Older students can design a picture book for younger students. My students then went into kindergarten classrooms to read their creations. Real publishing at its finest!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cultural Activities
$1.00
$0.75
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
Common Core aligned fun letter to Santa. Have students write an argumentative letter to Santa convincing him that they deserve presents. Students must present a claim with reasons, evidence, explanation and elaboration. They must also include a
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Writing, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
$3.00
$2.50
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.05 MB)
By Christine Kasallis
This set includes a printable poster, worksheet, practice sheet and test. The answer keys for both the practice sheet and test are also provided. This set includes the basic terms for the foundation of argumentation. Included words: argument,
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Assessment, Printables
$2.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
showing 1-20 of 28

Ratings

Digital Items
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:

4.0
Total:
127 total vote(s)
Ask Christine Kasallis a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

10 years as an English teacher for grades 7-10

MY TEACHING STYLE

Fun and interactive!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Yet to be added

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.S. in English Education from Northern Arizona University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Yet to be added

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up