Sadly sentence diagramming is a dying art in today's day and age, but sentence diagramming can be an invaluable tool for teaching students the structures of sentences and language, grammatically correct sentences, parts of speech, and the
This bundle was used for 8th grade but can be used for all middle school grades.
This bundle includes
- Out of the Dust background presentation (15 slides), including About the Author information, historical background, links to clips, and genre
This creative writing bundle includes a variety of resources that could be used in a middle or high school elective creative writing class or any secondary language arts classroom. 18 items are in this bundle including powerpoint presentations,
This bundle includes resources useful for a middle school Sherlock Holmes unit (would also be adaptable for high school level).
- Introduction powerpoint - About the Author, Intro to Sherlock Holmes, Intro to the Genre of Detective
This mini bundle includes three Powerpoints to be used during an in class study of the author Mark Twain. One powerpoint focuses on a study of the author himself and the others focus on three of his smaller works: Roughing It, A Fable, and Comedy
This bundle includes resources for the three major types of writing required in middle school according to most state standards: narrative, informative, and persuasive. This bundle includes powerpoint presentations for each type of writing, rubrics
This handout will allow students to track figurative language with any novel, poem, or short story. Students will record the type of figurative language, quote the instance of figurative language, and its purpose.
This handout will help students expand understanding and analyzation of vocabulary in a fun and engaging way. Learners will list vocabulary words, roll a die, and complete the activity required for that number of the die (write a sentence, draw a