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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
Want to help your students find credible, reliable, and relevant sources for a research project? Then this is the perfect resource for you! Helps students organize their information in a visual way. Helps them see if their sites are
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Informational Text
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Scaffolded Notes, Activities, Research
CCSS:
W.6.8, W.7.8, W.8.8, W.9-10.8
$1.50
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an awesome PowerPoint to introduce middle/high school students to vignettes and House on Mango Street! Here are the notes that go along with it: What is a Vignette? Notes
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Scaffolded Notes, Lesson, PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.5
$4.50
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an awesome study guide for the themes in House on Mango Street. It includes not only a list of themes, but vignettes that correspond with each theme. Great study tool for students! Perfect for a theme-related project! Great for a teacher
Subjects:
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Handouts, Outlines, Study Guides
CCSS:
RL.6.2, RL.7.2, RL.8.2, RL.9-10.2, RL.11-12.2
$2.50
27
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is a rubric I created to help my students with writing a narrative moment story. It is excellent for high school, especially, but can be adapted for middle school! Read more about this project HERE.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Rubrics
CCSS:
CCRA.R.7, CCRA.W.3, CCRA.W.5, CCRA.L.2
$2.50
3
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is a great handout to help students write their own vignettes! I used this to scaffold student learning for a House on Mango Street final project! This resource explains vignettes, gives suggestions, and helps get students started! Great for
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RL.6.2, RL.7.2, RL.8.2, RL.9-10.2, RL.11-12.2, W.6.3, W.7.3, W.8.3, W.9-10.3, W.11-12.3
$1.50
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an EXCELLENT lesson plan for teaching figurative language in House on Mango Street. The plan is completely standards-aligned and includes teaching strategies, introduction activities, small and large group discussion, resources, independent
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lesson
CCSS:
RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4
$2.50
9
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is a webquest to introduce the book, House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros. It discusses the author's background, influences, and main ideas of the book.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Scaffolded Notes, Webquests
CCSS:
RL.6.7, RL.7.7, RL.8.7, RL.9-10.7, RL.11-12.7
$2.50
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is a thorough revision checklist for an end of House on Mango Street vignette writing project. (See resource: House on Mango Street Final Vignette-Writing Project) This resource challenges students to revise in areas of - clear and coherent
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Scaffolded Notes, Activities
CCSS:
W.6.3, W.6.5, W.7.3, W.7.5, W.8.3, W.8.5, W.9-10.3, W.9-10.5, W.11-12.3, W.11-12.5
$3.00
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
To introduce students to Tuesdays With Morrie, here is a great resource!This resource includes: Notes on the "Last Lecture" given by Randy Pausch, who was battling pancreatic cancer. "The Last Lecture" clip, which can be found on YouTube (click
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Instructional Technology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Scaffolded Notes, Video Files
CCSS:
RI.7.7, RI.8.7, RI.9-10.7, RI.11-12.7
$3.00
5
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
Look no farther! This 6 week unit plan is everything you need to teach House on Mango Street! From lesson ideas and activities to discussion questions and prompts, you will be ready to go! *Plan corresponds with my other posted resources---perfect
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans, Activities
CCSS:
RL.6.10, RL.7.10, RL.8.10, RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.10, CCRA.R.10
$8.00
11
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
Scaffolded notes for teaching students about vignettes. Perfect as an intro for House on Mango Street! This goes along with the What is a Vignette Presentation!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Scaffolded Notes, Lesson, PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.5
$2.50
14
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
Are you wanting to teach Tuesdays with Morrie but are unsure what to do? Do you need ideas for lessons, activities, teaching strategies, and classroom discussions/work that are completely aligned with the English/Language Arts standards? Look no
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Unit Plans, Thematic Unit Plans
CCSS:
RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.2, RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.5, RL.9-10.7, RL.9-10.9, RL.9-10.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.4, W.9-10.5, W.9-10.6...
$8.00
13
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is THE BEST resource to teach your students figurative language! It includes pictures, examples, and links to song clips to help students understand the types of figurative language in different ways. A must-have! Types Include: -
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Scaffolded Notes, Interactive Notebooks, Activities
CCSS:
CCRA.R.4, CCRA.L.5
$4.50
5
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an excellent end-of-unit project for House on Mango Street. After reading vignettes, students will be challenged to write their own, based on the ideas and themes in the book!This resource explains the assignment, how-to, and gives specific
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Outlines
CCSS:
RL.6.2, RL.7.2, RL.8.2, RL.9-10.2, RL.11-12.2, W.6.3, W.7.3, W.8.3, W.9-10.3, W.11-12.3
$2.75
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an excellent mid-book test for Tuesdays with Morrie, it is 29 questions and a combination of true/false, multiple choice, matching, and short answer. It focuses on comprehension, important themes, and characters. Answer key included! IF
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Test Preparation
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment
CCSS:
RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.10
$8.50
3
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
All activities, worksheets, notes, answer keys, lesson plans for figurative language, and all necessary information for the House On Mango Street Unit~
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Creative Writing
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Projects, Rubrics
CCSS:
RL.4.2, RL.5.2, RL.6.2, RL.7.2, RL.8.2, RL.9-10.2, RL.11-12.2, W.4.5, W.5.2b, W.5.2d, W.5.5...
$44.00
$39.60
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
Identifying figurative language can be a challenge! This activity helps students find and recognize types of figurative language in the book, Fish In A Tree. Students can work independently or with partner/small groups.An answer key is attached.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
8th, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Independent Work Packet, Activities, Assessment
CCSS:
RL.4.4, RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.R.10
$1.50
1
Online Resource
Google Docs™
By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an excellent writing activity for a coach, mentor, teacher or influential figure in a student's life. It also relates to Tuesdays with Morrie (My Morrie Poems)! For the assignment, the student will choose two people to write two template
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Poetry
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Rubrics, Activities
CCSS:
W.9-10.3d, W.9-10.5, W.9-10.10, W.11-12.3d, W.11-12.5, W.11-12.10
$5.50
6
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is an excellent study guide for a Mid-Book Test over Tuesdays With Morrie. Includes important questions from each section and a complete answer key at the end! **CLICK [HERE] FOR THE FULL MID-BOOK TEST AND ANSWER KEY!
Subjects:
ELA Test Prep, Literature
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment, Study Guides
CCSS:
RL.9-10.10, RL.11-12.10
$7.50
3
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By Miss Donnelly's Daily Apple
This is a great resource to help students understand the value of Indigenous Peoples' Day and why we celebrate it! This activity is a wonderful introduction for students who may not have been exposed to the holiday in previous classrooms; it also
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
8th, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Scaffolded Notes, Activities
CCSS:
RI.3.4, RI.4.4, RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.L.1, CCRA.L.6, RH.6-8.4
$4.00
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Google Docs™
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Hi! I'm Marisa Donnelly. I'm a teacher certified in English, Reading, Language Arts, and Coaching I currently teach students in the Southern California area, Beijing, and all over the world through my small business, Be A Light (remote-based writing coaching/tutoring/editing services). I'm passionate about creating approachable, useful, and fun resources to engage students and make learning a positive experience!

MY TEACHING STYLE

How is my teaching? Passionate, student-centered, focused on relationship-building, interactive, collaborative, engaging, and fun!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Waldorf University's President's Award 2015

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Waldorf College, 2015 B.S. in Secondary English Education B.A. in English B.A. in Creative Writing Endorsements: Secondary Reading Secondary Coaching

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