Teacher in the Rye

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This is a fantastically engaging and complete unit for your middle schoolers for Rod Serling's The Monsters are Due on Maple Street teleplay. The Twilight Zone television series has a corresponding episode. You will get the following
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This is a about a three-week (or so) unit for 8th grade based on the Common Core Standards for Verbals. Students should be familiar with verbs, nouns, adjectives, adverbs, and prepositions, as well as predicate, subject, direct object, and object of
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These are chapter questions for all of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. They are by individual chapter except for 19 & 20, 24 & 25, 31 & 32, and 34 & 35. Some chapters include longer writing responses. All chapters NOW with
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UPDATED! Again! I've made some clarifications to this, but otherwise, it's still the same great project! This is a fun group project for use with The Giver Unit. There is a modified version included in my The Giver Unit Pack, but this is an
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This is a review worksheet for using commas, semi-colons, and colons, meant to be used in preparation for a quiz. There are four sections on the review worksheet. One for each mark, plus a mixed review. Students write marks into sentences. Could use
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This is a business letter format template that can be used in almost any subject, for any purpose – assessment, to show understanding, to practice handwriting, writing to a principal, another teacher, a guest speaker, a business– just about anyone
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Now you get two tests for the price of one! I've amended my honors and regular English level tests to be aligned with CCSS. I've removed the multiple choice, and focused on critical thinking on both tests. Test #1 includes: Matching Short
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Ever feel like reading your syllabus and expectations the first day will put half your class to sleep? Well, it might. But, here's a solution! Hand out your syllabus, and IMMEDIATELY put your students in groups to explore the syllabus together! A
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This is a fun two-day mini-unit for Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven."On each of the first three worksheets, students will work in pairs or small groups to turn Poe’s “The Raven” into a modern narrative. The poem is split onto three worksheets (6
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Here is a great supplement to my Monsters Unit Pack--A collection of 12 task cards that explore dialogue and stage directions in "The Monsters are Due on Maple Street" using a variety of writing activities! The cards cover the following: +Writing
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Great unit for teaching the classic Twain novel! Included you will find the following: Pre-Reading Activities for Individual and Small Group Improving Reading: Understanding Dialect Worksheet All Chapter Questions (This is listed separately in
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Hi there! This is a great 3-4 day Prepositions unit for middle school. It comes with: Two lessons--four pages (can be printed and copied to be double-sided), where students learn what a preposition is, how to find it in a sentence, and practice
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Very detailed presentation/handouts for teaching theme. Will print horizontally. For example: Rule #1 "theme must be expressible in a complete statement with a subject and a verb." Each rule has explanations and an example. Now included are
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This is something that work well for you in many grade levels! Every day, we have a routine. Word of the Day (vocab), Grammar mini-lesson, and reading/literature. I've created a fun little daily work template that you can use throughout the
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This is a collection of task cards meant to assist in the practice of writing the essential parts of a story. I hope your students get a feel for how to best utilize all the parts of a story before writing one! Could best be utilized in small
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This is a two or three day mini unit on Sandra Cisneros' "A Rice Sandwich" (an excerpt from The House on Mango Street. I've included a few graphic organizers that will challenge students in critical thinking, analysis, and using textual support in
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I've been creating grammar supplements to go along with my year-long grammar curriculum for years now, and it's finally time to list this as a complete, and tested product for you to purchase! This packet is my go-to when reviewing concepts I teach
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***These quizzes were previously listed separately in my store, but this grouping will save you some money. Please read the description and skills tested to know if this is right for you.*** These FOUR ASSESSMENTS were created to use quarterly, so
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Wow! What a story! I hope your students can find depth and meaning in the story using these worksheets. I tried to incorporate as much in-depth, active and critical thinking skills as possible in the work. This is a dark story, but there is so
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Have early finishers? Teach Middle School? These are great options for your students who may have a little extra time on their hands! I've included 26 options (a few that are duplicated and modified in case you don't use a "thinking journal,"
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have taught 7, 9, and 10 English honors and CP. I also tutor for AP, and prior to teaching middle and high school, worked as a resource teacher for K-5 in Language Arts and math. I currently teach high school English.

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B.A. and M.A. in English; M.Ed. in Secondary Education specializing in Best Practices

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I love running, hot yoga, cooking, my dog, and the beach. Good thing there's a comma after cooking.

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