When studying "theme" in literature, students may struggle with understanding the recurring concepts in the text. When reading The Pearl by John Steinbeck, students can complete a "short write" about theme (either during the actual reading of the
This is designed for an 8th grade instructional English class (class of five or six students in special education), although it can be adjusted for a large class. After the students have read The Call of the Wild by Jack London, this will be used
When teaching The Call of the Wild by Jack London to my instructional English, class a word wall is helpful, especially when the names of the chapters have words that my students might not understand. This word wall includes only a handful of vital
Thank you National Geographic! I will be using this lesson at the same time we read The Call of the Wild by Jack London. This lesson was inspired by ReLeah Lent and Barry Gilmore's book *Common Core CPR* -- a great read if you are looking for
In preparation for writing an argumentative paper for The Call of the Wild, students completed an evidence brainstorming sheet prior to writing the rough draft. The brainstorming document includes three claims and three pieces of evidence. After
This is designed for children (with IEPs) to better understand their IEP goals. They will be able to track data and create a bar graph (which will help them determine if they are making progress on their goals).