Your students will love this nonfiction text structure activity in the form of a no-prep digital breakout. Working together or alone, students will enjoy text organization while trying to discover the codes to 'breakout'. The text structure activity
Save time with this no-prep poetry activity covering many aspects of poetic elements in the form of a fun digital breakout. Students will stay engaged solving codes while you assess their knowledge of poetry and ability to analyze a poem. This
Students will love the challenge of solving these literary elements puzzles. Teachers will love that this story elements activity is no-prep, easy to assign, and only needs Google drive - no external websites. Story Elements Digital Breakout
This analysis activity for author's claim, use of evidence, and counterclaim will help students understand this challenging reading skill. This is ready to go, including a digital version, with guided notes, 2 passages, and a graphic organizer.
Students will enjoy the fun of solving codes while tackling the challenge of author's claim and counterclaim. I hope teachers enjoy this no-prep lesson on claim, counterclaim, and evidence analysis. This only needs Google Drive - no other websites
ELA Test prep does not need to be boring! These 11 fun, no-prep activities for ELA tests will keep students engaged while reviewing the important content. Saving paper, these digital lessons can be shared on Google Classroom or Drive and submitted
Grammar doesn't need to be painful! This no-prep & engaging parts of speech activity will get your students excited about grammar. Students love solving the four increasingly rigorous challenges and discovering the codes. In this Parts of Speech
Quick T-chart assessment that asks students to categorize types of writing into fiction or nonfiction. This would be a great beginning of year assessment or finished early folder activity.
My students seem to either really master this concept
This text structure sort introduces students to the concepts of text structure in a fun way. Even better, the cards and passages are not organized, so the students can help cut out the sort! In this text structure lesson, students are asked to
My middle schoolers always love this story, and this hyperdoc is an engaging way to get students thinking deeply about the topic. The hyperdoc has links to helpful sites that reinforce or teach the information needed to properly complete the tasks.
Don't get lost under stacks of paper! These digital forms for students and parents will keep you organized while collecting valuable information about your students. All are no-prep and stored on Google Drive. This purchase includes:
Make the RACE writing strategy fun with this no-prep digital escape as students complete 4 engaging tasks to 'breakout' of the activity. Students must be close and critical readers to solve these codes. Throughout the RACE Writing breakout students
This figurative language digital sort and sound devices digital sort is a no-prep and engaging lesson that will save you time and paper. Digital sorts are great because students can use them again and again for review or reteaching!Figurative
As much as I hope my middle schoolers remember the parts of speech, that isn't always true. To refresh their memory this activity gets students thinking about the parts of speech in a focused way that incorporates choice. Parts of Speech Activity
I love sorts because they engage curious minds and get students working right away! They are like a puzzle that students want to figure out.
This sort works with Google Drive or Google Classroom to assess students on their knowledge of simple,
This fun plot sort activity lets students practice putting the labels on the plot line, as well as adding the definitions to the right categories.
The descriptions get increasingly complex, so you can make this activity more or less challenging,
This graphic organizer works with almost all informational texts. It's a great way to begin comparing and contrasting 2 texts on the same topic.
Students are asked to determine:
•cite text evidence
The parts of a plot are important for students to know, but sometimes you want to make this concept a little more challenging, especially for older students.
I've included the fundamentals, with definitions, but there are also different
This activity goes along with the popular short story, All Summer In A Day by Ray Bradbury.
The discussion questions in this activity could be used in a whole group, small group, or individual format. These questions get increasingly complex and
Encourage an authentic conversation with students and coworkers about your reading with these cute signs. With 2 styles to choose from, colors will fit your classroom and more importantly remind students you are a reader too. Laminate the sign to