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By Tess Wallace
This graphic organizer is perfect for assessing allegory in children's book. I did this in both middle schools and high schools with everything from Dr. Seuss's Yertle the Turte, The lorax, Eve Bunting's Riding the Tiger, Paddington Bear, The Little
Subjects:
Reading, Literature, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Literature Circles
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By Tess Wallace
Here is a speed dating graphic organizer that allows a group to visit and "date" a book and discuss before a literature circle novel has been chosen. Students love it!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Literature Circles
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By Tess Wallace
After teaching the differences between Petrarchan and Shakespearean sonnets, this quiz is the perfect assessment before standardized testing. Students must recall meter, rhyme, volta/turn, scansion, theme, speaker, and vocabulary. Sonnet 29 has been
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Poetry
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Test Prep
$1.25
1 rating
1.6
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By Tess Wallace
When a students behavior is beyond challenging on multiple occasions, this essay may help your student redirect their energy and correct their behavior based on their own goals. On this sheet which requires a teacher, student, and parent signature,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Writing-Essays
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Other, Worksheets, Outlines
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By Tess Wallace
By assigning role and using the graphic organizer/template students will use evidence from the novel and make claims about George's act of killing Lennie. There will be prosecutors (team), a defendant, witnesses (characters from the book), the
Subjects:
Literature, Criminal Justice - Law, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Other, Activities, Graphic Organizers
$2.00
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By Tess Wallace
In this packet, you will have an outline to set up literature circles where students create their own norms and rules for their circle. They will also record assigned reading dates and roles. In the packet, students will have 6 roles one being the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Novel Study, Graphic Organizers, Literature Circles
$3.00
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By Tess Wallace
Student can use this narrative essay editing/scavenger hunt to peer or self edit in class. Requires computers to highlight or highlighters to mark up paper. It's specific to skills but general as to topic or type of fictional story the student is
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Short Stories, Writing
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects, Outlines, Graphic Organizers
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By Tess Wallace
Using a student submitted essay (attached), the class will find the parts of the essay and mark them up using the key code on the scavenger hunt list. Each student will get a checklist and must look through the essay to find the answers. This pairs
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities
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By Tess Wallace
This graphic organizer allows students to explore symbolism, allegory, and theme in Eve Bunting's "Riding the Tiger." Although the text appears to be about the boy riding the neighborhood tiger, students will uncover that the tiger may actually
Subjects:
Literature, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Literature Circles
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By Tess Wallace
Dr. Nemur and Dr. Strauss are on trial for manslaughter! In this activity, students will use the graphic organizers to prep and carry out a mock trial in class with prosecutors, defense attorneys, witness with character analysis, and a judge
Subjects:
Reading, Literature, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Reflective Journals for Teachers
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By Tess Wallace
Here's a general reach performance task graphic organizer that can be used with any grade level article or story! Students have to find the main idea and support it with text evidence and analysis. There is an spot for an extended response question
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Test Prep, Assessment, Graphic Organizers
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By Tess Wallace
My students complete the fatherhood essay contest every year, and it is often very emotional for some students. Although I've had several winners from my classroom throughout the years, getting thoughts to generate and structuring such a personal,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Outlines, Graphic Organizers
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By Tess Wallace
In this packet, students will have a complete debate graphic organizer, essay outline embedded complete with counter arguments and refutations, and a rubric. This is a great pairing for the book Catcher in the Rye. My students loved it! I followed
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Oral Communication
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Rubrics
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By Tess Wallace
After reading and discussing Satires (look at student made films on youtube and have students read texts by authors like Mark Twain), students can use the outline, research guide, direction sheet, and rubric to design their own satires! This every
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Projects, Outlines, Rubrics
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By Tess Wallace
Product is designed to make students inquire about techology and it's pros and cons. Students will conduct research using the graphic organier and use the outline for a guided debate. Very hands on and student friendly. My students love these
Subjects:
Reading, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Other, Outlines, Graphic Organizers
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By Tess Wallace
When it comes to map testing, there are so many soooo many terms to cover and review. Here is an easy organizer that lists close to all poetry terms a student may encounter on a test. I always use this before NWEA! Enjoy!
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, Poetry
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Test Prep, Graphic Organizers
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By Tess Wallace
This packet includes 12 poetry writing prompts with examples of each poem (some written by old students of mine). The packet also includes a rubric for students to present their work. Some poetry prompts include poems modeled off of I Wandered
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Reading, Poetry
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects
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By Tess Wallace
Using the YouTube video of Denver the Guilty Dog (the one where Denver eats the cat treats), students will practice writing a thesis statement. Students will be asked to define terms like summary, thesis, claims, and evidence. Then students will
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Minilessons
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By Tess Wallace
As a way of introducing literary theory or lit criticism approaches, have your students practice and familiarize themselves with the different topics using disney films and songs. In this activity, students will become familiar with Gender Approach,
Subjects:
Literature, Writing, Close Reading
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities
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By Tess Wallace
Students will look at an outline/graphic organizer and fill out definitions/parts to an argumentative essay! I couldn't ever find a complete organized list of essay terms, so I made my own. This is a higher level five paragraph essay layout. It is
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Graphic Organizers
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