This is a quick, fun worksheet to get students thinking about their earliest memory of school. It would work in a resource 8th grade language class, or a 7th grade on grade class. They are to sketch it out before writing, in order to better recall
This is a quiz and teacher's key based on chapter 6 of the Signing Naturally I - ASL course. It covers basic vocabulary, signing short phrases & interpreting meanings: Telling About Activities
Cultural Notes, time Concepts, keeping Informed,
This is a week long lesson modified for an 8th grade resource classroom, but would also work in a 7th grade class. There are 19 worksheets included:
*Lesson Outline and goals
*Prereading homework questions
*About the author - Ray
This is a worksheet with thought provoking questions that can be used in a resource 8th grade language class or a 7th grade class. It can be sent home for homework or be filled out during class after a drop everything and read. It has generic
There are five sheets of prompts that encourage the students to briefly respond in journals at the beginning of class. This works well to get them thinking about what they read, as well as keeping them in practice with supporting their ideas with
Jonas has just received the rules for his Assignment. This is a quick review to check for understanding of the rules. The students fill out the "clipboard" homework. The next day when they return to class I ask them to choose three rules they find
These are comprehension questions for the novel. They can be used as classwork, or homework. It was originally used for a resource 8th grade classroom, but could also be used for an on-grade 7th grade class.
This is an instructional worksheet introducing ways students can add to their writing by being more descriptive. Specific examples are used from The Giver so they can model their writing after Lois Lowry's.
This sheet can be used for any subject class to keep track of specific papers you want the student to organize and number in their binders/folders. You can make an overhead of it and students can copy the information on their sheets. Their is a
The worksheets were created for an 8th grade resource class, but they would also be useful in a 7th grade classroom. One worksheet is a prereading activity exploring students' ideas about the book. The second two sheets are directions and rubric for