This grammar pre-assessment is a helpful tool for middle school teachers to use at the beginning of the school year to gain a general understanding of students' knowledge of grammar (specifically, parts of speech and parts of a sentence).
This Jeopardy game is perfect for midterm or final exam review in Secondary ELA classrooms! Review everything from plot and foreshadowing to prefixes and conjunctions in a fun and engaging way!
The categories are: Literary Terms, Story Elements,
This 4 page handout provides students with step by step guide on how to write an effective literary analysis paragraph. Exemplar outline and paragraph is included. Students also have space to write their own outline and paragraph using the graphic
This 42-slide PowerPoint is a helpful and comprehensive resource for teaching the classic short story "The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant to middle school or high school students.
The slideshow covers:
- Do Nows
- Author background
This document provides students with 6 pages of guided notes to keep track of those tricky comma and semicolon rules. It's also a helpful tool for students who want to spice up their writing with sentence variety. I have my students keep this packet
This Grammar Review Sheet (5 pages) includes a review of important topics for Secondary ELA students as they prepare for midterms or finals. This review sheet includes definitions, rules, examples and practice for students and acts as a very helpful
This worksheet is helpful practice for middle school students. It includes two sections: one section asks students to identify sentences as simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex, and the second section asks students to identify complete