This five question quiz tests students' abilities to determine the meaning of unknown words based on context clues. Use it as practice, a formative assessment, or a graded quiz.
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This poem would be a good introduction for a "What I'm Thankful For" writing assignment. It shows three very different perspectives: student A really likes video games, student B is having some trouble at home, and student C is a refugee.
In this assignment, students identify the participle phrases and gerunds in a humorous dialogue. Then, they have a chance for creative writing as they continue the conversation, showing that they can use participle phrases and gerunds as well.
Reading The Outsiders? Use this speaking and listening activity to help students sharpen their argument skills using evidence from the text.
Before you read chapter 12 to find out if Ponyboy gets to stay with his brothers, let students make their