To be used while reading Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream." This activity combines the creative arts of writing and designing, asking students to use higher order thinking skills in conjunction with the knowledge they've gained from the
This activity is great for National Punctuation Day or anytime you'd like to engage your students with collaborative and hands-on punctuation learning. Students will break into groups or pairs and draw the sentence (either "Sentence A" or "Sentence
This poetry terms note sheet can be used on its own or with the Poetry Terms PowerPoint presentation. The notes sheet covers 26 poetry terms. Students are given the definitions and must provide (or takes notes on) examples.
Similar to the Frayer Model, this vocabulary organizer is made to assist students in defining words in a variety of ways. Students are asked to find the synonym and antonym of words, write a definition in their own words, create a visual
This PowerPoint presentation combines poetic device definitions with authentic examples from poetry. Your students will be exposed to 26 poetic terms including a variety of figurative language. Look for the notes sheet, located on my page, to
A blank storyboard (2 pages, to be copies front to back) for Stave 3 in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol". Students can draw the scenes, or particular elements of each scene in Stave 3. Editable as needed!
A station activity or small group game, this Word Hunt sheet provides an opportunity for students to practice identifying word patterns using authentic materials such as books, newspapers, the internet, or magazines. Accompanying this sheet is an
This activity gives students the opportunity to play casting director and choose which actors, musicians, or other celebrities they would choose to play each of the characters in Ben Mikaelson's "Touching Spirit Bear".