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FAST is an acronym that most teachers use to teach character traits. I use it to examine the impact dialogue has on the characters and plot. RL8.3: Analyze how particular lines of dialogue or incidents in a story or drama propel the action,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Minilessons, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RL.8.3
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This product contains an inference activity, which includes academic vocabulary, can be done as a class, independently, or with a pair/trio. Students will read an excerpt from Tom Sawyer and answer six questions. Let the students roll the die to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RL.4.1, RL.5.1, RL.6.1, RL.7.1, RL.8.1, RL.9-10.1
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Students will tweet while applying grammar concepts. They will write their own sentences using notes as scaffolding.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Grammar
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff
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Are your classroom conversations running out of steam? Do you need more controversial issues to discuss, but tired of the same old topics? Check out these controversial issues that are sure to engage your secondary ELA or Social Studies class.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
CCSS:
W.7.1, W.8.1, W.9-10.1, W.11-12.1, SL.8.1
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In-depth character analysis of Odysseus that can fit with any translation of the Book IX of The Odyssey.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Short Stories
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities
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This product includes an analysis of Abraham Lincoln's The Gettysburg Address. The speech is analyzed with the SOAPSTone reading strategy. This can be used with or without a Civil War unit. Great for English/Language Arts or Social Studies.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Activities
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R.A.C.E. is a reading response strategy that helps readers effectively answer short answer questions. Students can use the notes for R.A.C.E. and the example provided to help them answer an assigned question.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Scaffolded Notes
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This graphic organizer allows students to plan their own writing, as well as analyze an expository essay in order to explore the central idea. Students will be able to visualize how the central idea is developed. Fat Pencil clip art by
Subjects:
Writing, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.7.1, RI.7.2, RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.9-10.1...
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Reading strategies are crucial tools that students need to analyze literary text. They are also great to use in reading workshops and transition to writing workshops. This product contains two poems that have been analyzed using TPCASTT for you,
Subjects:
Reading Strategies, Poetry, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Handouts, Graphic Organizers, Task Cards
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If you use the ACE, RACE, or CER strategy in your class, then this is the product for you. It explains making claims, three ways to embed quotations, and three ways to explain evidence.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Minilessons, Scaffolded Notes
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Students can track their progress on the Common Core Standards. This packet includes RL, RI, W, and Language. It does not include Speaking and Listening. Students can also track progress on assessments. Great for parent-teacher meetings for more
Subjects:
English Language Arts, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Other, Professional Documents, For Parents
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Do your students get intimidated by the words: Literary Analysis? Well, they don't have to be afraid of those words anymore, and you don't have to pull your hair out while teaching it! This product has a lesson overview so that your students can
Subjects:
Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Scaffolded Notes
CCSS:
RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4
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This is a writing workshop activity created to allow students to revise with a purpose. This is also a great activity to allow teachers time to conference with students on a particular skill.
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities
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This packet includes door signs, Whole Brain Teaching signs, blank labels, class period labels, months of the year, and banner cutouts. If you message me, I can customize your license plates with your state and added clip art.
Subjects:
Other
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas
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Using the acronym, ACTIVE, I have created rules to hold students accountable during lectures and class discussions. Each rule was created with the Common Core Standards in mind. You decide how many points each category is worth. This is especially
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Rubrics
CCSS:
SL.6.1, SL.6.1a, SL.6.1b, SL.6.1c, SL.6.1d, SL.6.2, SL.6.3, SL.7.1, SL.7.1a, SL.7.1b, SL.7.1c...
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This back to school product includes an editable syllabus, a slide for rules & procedures, a meet the teacher page, sample meet the teacher letter, technology rules slide, and a slide to discuss active listening procedures.
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
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8 QR Codes in all! 4 codes are for choice activities or challenges, and the other 4 codes are for rewards and incentives for good behavior.
Subjects:
Writing
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Task Cards
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This packet includes door signs, Whole Brain Teaching signs, blank labels, class period labels, months of the year, and banner cutouts.
Subjects:
For All Subjects
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Posters
FREE
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Bell Ringer and notes with answer key included! If you don't want to print it out, then just project it on your Promethean (or other screen).
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Activities
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This is a graphic organizer for writing introductory paragraphs. After the students have received feedback, they can put them in their interactive notebooks. Teachers can also have these as banners in the classroom. This is a great way to show
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Bulletin Board Ideas, Graphic Organizers, Interactive Notebooks
CCSS:
W.8.2
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