Mrs McCleary

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By Mrs McCleary
This graphic organizer helps students create strong claims based on evidence from the text - in this case, Shakespeare's Sonnets 27 and 57. The activity is scaffolded and can be used in several ways. The first organizer provides the evidence from
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Printables, Graphic Organizers
$5.00
$3.50
17 ratings
3.8
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By Mrs McCleary
With the new focus on argumentative writing in the Common Core standards, I have turned to the Toulmin method to help my students organize their writing. This PowerPoint introduces the basic elements of Toulmin's structure and then demonstrates to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$5.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Mrs McCleary
This WebQuest introduces students to Shakespeare's Macbeth. Students will explore several credible websites in order to get to know the characters, plot, historical influences, and themes of the play. I have used this WebQuest in the classroom for
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
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$3.50
10 ratings
3.8
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By Mrs McCleary
This PowerPoint is effective in actively involving students in a discussion about explicit and implicit messages. (It works best as a follow-up activity and/or a review for students who have already had some exposure to the concepts of explicit and
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Reading Strategies
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$2.99
10 ratings
3.9
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By Mrs McCleary
This PowerPoint introduces young writers to the stylistic effects of various types of punctuation: the colon, the semi-colon, the dash, and the ellipses. Each punctuation mark includes an explanation, "DOs and DON'Ts" of use, and examples. There
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Grammar
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
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$3.00
8 ratings
4.0
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By Mrs McCleary
This is a "Whoosh" for Act I, Scene i of Shakespeare's Othello. The idea behind this "Whoosh" was inspired by The Royal Shakespeare Company's "Toolkit for Teachers," although I have adapted it to meet the needs of my students. Basically, a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
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$4.00
2 ratings
3.5
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By Mrs McCleary
This template can be used to easily track students' progress towards quarterly or yearly Learning Targets (or by unit). You can adapt the Target Tracker in many ways based on the needs of your classroom. Personally, I take the Common Core
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Assessment
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6 ratings
3.8
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By Mrs McCleary
This download is a COMPLETE study guide for William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." The study guide is divided by Act and covers all five Acts. For each Act, there are Learning Targets ("I can..." statements) for the following areas: -
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading Strategies
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Study Guides, Printables
$10.00
$8.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Mrs McCleary
With the new focus on argumentative writing in the Common Core standards, I have turned to the Toulmin method to help my students organize their writing. This PowerPoint introduces the basic elements of Toulmin's structure and then demonstrates to
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$5.00
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By Mrs McCleary
This PowerPoint introduces students to the five main types of context clues: Root Words, Synonym/Restatement, Antonym/Contrast, Definition/Example, and Common Sense!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Reading Strategies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
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By Mrs McCleary
This PowerPoint introduces young writers to the "basics" of the Claim-Evidence-Warrant style of expository writing. I've used this in the 9th grade classroom with great success!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing-Essays
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I hold a B.A. in English and an M.Ed. in Secondary English Education. I am currently in my seventh year of teaching high school English/Language Arts.

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