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Let students combine vocabulary fun and history fun as they learn about the interesting etymology of 30 words.This 7-page printable activity first introduces students to etymologies and then provides two worksheets with thirty words with
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Social Studies - History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.5, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
$2.40
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By Class Act Press
Show your students that vocabulary can be fun!This 5-page printable activity • introduces students to PALINDROMES, with examples of palindromes that are words, phrases, sentences, and numbers• then presents students with 3 pages of fill-in-the blank
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.5, CCRA.L.6
$3.00 $2.40
$1.92
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By Class Act Press
With this resource, students learn how to correct commonly misused words and phrases.Students sometimes hear others use words or phrases that are unfamiliar to them but are appropriate for the situation, and later they use those same words or
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
6
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By Class Act Press
Let students have writing fun while learning to avoid clichés in their writing. This 7-page reproducible activity• introduces students to CLICHÉS• shows the PROBLEMS with using them in writing • gives EXAMPLES of how to CORRECT themThen it
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.00
$3.20
1
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By Class Act Press
This resource helps students learn correct spelling and using context clues. This 8-page printable packet combines two activities. Students . . • determine the correct spelling of 36 commonly misspelled words • write the definitions of words they
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$4.00
$3.20
2
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By Class Act Press
Have vocabulary fun with spoonerisms! This printable packet includes . . . a 1-page introduction to SPOONERISMSa 2-page STORY STARTER with numerous and humorous SPOONERISMS for students to find and correct (don't be surprised if they're giggling
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.1, CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.5, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
$2.40
2
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By Class Act Press
Students have vocabulary fun when you introduce them to commonly-used words and phrases of French origin.This 8-page reproducible resource offers . . . • background information about the French language • eighteen words and phrases of French
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, French
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
1
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By Class Act Press
Students have vocabulary fun using research skills in this webquest to uncover interesting facts about 25 common eponyms (words from people's names).Included in this 13-page printable resource are . . .• teacher’s notes• a 2-page introduction • 4
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Social Studies - History
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Webquests
CCSS:
CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.6
$5.00
$4.00
1
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By Class Act Press
Students have vocabulary fun and grammar fun as they examine adverbs and study parts of speech. This 4-page printable resource presents . . . • an introduction to the history of Tom Swifties• examples of Tom Swifties • 2 pages of fill-ins for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
1
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By Class Act Press
Have vocabulary fun as students study the spelling of common words with silent lettersIn this 3-page printable activity . . . • students first consider the number of English words that have a silent letter (e.g., aisle, debt, indict)• use clues
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
5
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By Class Act Press
Show students they can have fun with vocabulary.In this 1-page activity, students determine words that begin and end with the same letter.Example: A share of profits to a stockholder d __ __ __ __ __ __ dAnswer: dividendThe activity lists 22
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$1.00
$0.80
3
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By Class Act Press
Let students have vocabulary fun with this bell-ringer activity that introduces them to portmanteau words. In this 7-page printable resource, students . . .• read about the ETYMOLOGY of “portmanteau” words (Lewis Carroll devised its use this way in
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.5, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
$2.40
4
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By Class Act Press
Let students have some literature fun when they study allusion, irony, and symbolism in this resource. What’s In a Name? introduces students to the way authors use allusion, irony, and symbolism in choosing characters’ names, then presents the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
2
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By Class Act Press
Students combine vocabulary fun with history fun by investigating common clipped words.Students investigate common English words to determine clipped words and the words they come from.Included in this 11-page printable activity are • introduction
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
L.6.4, L.6.4a, L.6.4b, L.6.5, L.6.6, L.7.4, L.7.4a, L.7.4b, L.7.5, L.7.6, L.8.4...
$3.00
$2.40
2
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By Class Act Press
Increase students' vocabulary skills with this study of common Latin words and phrases. This 5-page printable resource begins with a short overview about the current use of Latin and the history of the language.Then it introduces students to 20
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Latin
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
$2.40
3
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By Class Act Press
Treat your students to education fun with mnemonics, spelling, word choice and vocabulary.This is an 18-page collection of ten pairs of words that are commonly confused and misused. POSTERS WITH MNEMONICS FOR LEARNING THE CORRECT WORDThe first
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Spelling, Vocabulary
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Adult Education
Types:
Activities, Mnemonics, Posters
$6.00
$4.80
1
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By Class Act Press
Use this printable, 3-page puzzle for Valentine's Day, with any book or article that has a theme of love, or just as a bell-ringer.Students use definitions and context clues to solve a puzzle. They begin with a word and then look at the definition
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Valentine's Day
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Printables, Games
$1.50
$1.20
1
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By Class Act Press
Let your students have some vocabulary fun with this bell-ringer activity centering on anagrams. This 4-page printable activity • introduces students to ANAGRAMS with a story that gives examples• then presents a Thanksgiving menu with 23 foods that
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.L.3, CCRA.L.4, CCRA.L.5, CCRA.L.6
$3.00
$2.40
3
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By Class Act Press
Students have vocabulary fun, spelling fun, and literature fun as they examine differences in American and British English.As they mature, students often read material published in England or other parts of the U.K. This 5-page reproducible activity
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Other (ELA)
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$3.00
$2.40
2
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By Class Act Press
Show your students that learning vocabulary through context clues can be fun!This 3-page reproducible activity asks students to use context clues in sentences to identify COMMON IDIOMS related to HORSES.Example: That’s no rumor. I heard it straight
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$2.00
$1.60
Digital Download PDF (0.98 MB)
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• Ticket to Write: Writing Skills for Success (Pearson, 2012) (co-author) • The Only Grammar and Style Workbook You'll Ever Need: A One-Stop Practice and Exercise Book for Perfect Writing (Adams Media Corporation, 2012) • Henderson (Arcadia Publishers, 2008) • The Everything Grammar and Style Book: All the Rules You Need to Know to Master Great Writing (2nd ed.) (Adams Media Corporation, 2008) • Expanding Horizons: Short Readings and Images from Unusual Topics (Penguin Academic Series, Pearson Longman, 2006) • The Only Grammar Book You’ll Ever Need (Adams Media Corporation, 2003) • 10 study guides for Masterpiece Theatre and other PBS productions • 19 study guides for various films

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