Do you have students who are struggling with the Part 2 Argument Writing section of the new NYS Common Core ELA Regents?
I teach in the inner-city and many of my students struggle with passing the ELA Regents. Some of my students have had nervous
Do you have students who are struggling with the Part 3 Text-Based Response section of the new NYS Common Core ELA Regents?
I teach in the inner-city and many of my students struggle with passing the ELA Regents. Some of my students have had
Differentiation getting to you? Students ten grade levels apart in the same class? Join the crowd.
I created a set of differentiated outlines for writing the body paragraphs of an argumentative essay. The essay can be researched-based or not and
In preparation for our final project where I will have my high school seniors write their own commencement speeches, students completed this engaging activity where they made personal connections to motivational quotes. Students will later
This is a graphic organizer for use when teaching annotations and similar literacy skills, including making predictions, recognizing text features, making connections, identifying roadblocks, finding the main idea, and writing a summary.
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Students will engage in an argumentative and persuasive writing lesson based on the 2015 incident involving the arrest a 14-year old boy named Ahmed Mohamed who brought a homemade clock to school that
Looking for an engaging non-fiction text to teach literacy skills? Need your students to practice finding the main idea and recognizing supporting details in an engaging way?
Students will read and annotate Jay-Z's most recent NYT Op-Ed called "The