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By The Daring English Teacher
Perfect for back to school! Get to know your students the first week back to school with this free student survey! Students will fill out valuable information in this survey including The survey inquires aboutinterests, hobbies, home life, goals,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Back to School, For All Subjects
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
Help your students write better essays with this structured essay outline resource. This FREE teaching resource includes two different five paragraph essay outlines. One outline requires students to include two examples per body paragraph, and the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Outlines
CCSS:
W.6.1, W.6.2, W.7.1, W.7.2, W.8.1, W.8.2, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.2, W.11-12.1, W.11-12.2
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This is the typical schedule that I follow when teaching secondary ELA. This pacing guide includes all of the major writing and reading CCSS strands. This pacing guide is offered as a printable secured PDF file as well as a link to a Google Doc. You
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps, Printables, Teacher Manuals
FREE
82
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By The Daring English Teacher
This one-page essay writing checklist will help your students write better essays today! This checklist is broken down by paragraph and includes essential elements for writing stronger essays.This checklist is a preview of my comprehensive writing
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, PowerPoint Presentations
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
Growth Mindset Pennant Banner: Help your students create and establish a growth mindset with this Growth Mindset Pennant Banner!Cultivating a growth mindset in your classroom will help your students realize their self efficacy and true potential.
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Worksheets, Interactive Notebooks, Activities
FREE
112
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By The Daring English Teacher
This essay is aligned with the common core standards and works as a final essay for any novel or fictional text. This essay asks students to analyze how the theme of the story emerges, how it is refined, and how it is fully developed by the end of
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Projects, Assessment
FREE
110
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By The Daring English Teacher
Discuss the events of 9/11 and rhetorical analysis with your students with this September 11 Rhetorical Analysis Free Activity. This resource includes: A teacher introduction page & suggested lesson plan George W. Bush's 9/11 Address to the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 7th
Types:
Activities
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This vocabulary cube activity is a great way to introduce new words, ideas, and even a new unit of study to students. Students will thoroughly analyze a specified word six different ways. While I created this activity for my English classroom,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subjects
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, 5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This free novel activity is included in a larger novel unit: The Novel: a unit for any novel {secondary English} Engage your students’ creative side with this story cube assignment that works with any short story, novel, or drama. After reading
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Assessment
FREE
72
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By The Daring English Teacher
This descriptive writing activity is a sample of my Descriptive Writing Mini-Unit. There are two descriptive writing activities included in this download that are designed to help students write with stronger verbs and adjectives. Find the Full
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
FREE
26
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By The Daring English Teacher
This is a free, one-page year-at-a-glance planning template for ELA classes. I use this template every year to map out my instruction, including major reading and writing assignments, for the entire year. There are several different versions in
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, ...
Types:
Professional Development, Other
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
Get to know your new students the first day back to school during hybrid or distance learning with this digital About Me Student Introduction activity!This digital resource runs on the Google Slides platform and includes multiple slides to create a
Subjects:
Back to School
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Google Apps
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
Help your students rhetorically analyze any text with this SOAPStone organizer and rhetorical device student handout! This organizer helps ease students into rhetorical analysis, and once students understand how to complete the chart, it works great
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Informational Text, Close Reading
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool, 7th
Types:
Graphic Organizers, Printables
CCSS:
RI.7.1, RI.7.4, RI.8.1, RI.8.2, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.2, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.2, RI.11-12.4
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
If you are looking for a way to organize student bell-ringer responses, look no further! I use this bell ringer and do now student recording sheet in my classroom every single day. I start out my class with a bell-ringer activity, and students
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Printables
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This restroom pass for secondary classrooms also serves as a classroom management tool. With the pass, students are permitted to use the restroom only six times within a specific period that you set. Students are accountable for the pass, so it
Subjects:
Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Handouts, Printables, Other
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
Classroom-wide school supply lists are common in the elementary grades, but often times forgotten about at the middle school and high school level. Here is a free, editable classroom supplies wish list that is specifically for secondary teachers. I
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subjects
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 6th, 7th
Types:
For Parents
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This daily check-in and attendance form is ideal for remote teaching and distance learning. Teachers can post this link in their Google Classrooms and have students check-in daily.Since you will make your own copy of the form, it is entirely
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Google Apps
FREE
13
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By The Daring English Teacher
Help your students improve their writing with this three-sentence writing prompt organizer. This writing organizer will help your students build the skills they need to become confident essay writers. By utilizing the three-sentence response,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Printables
CCSS:
W.6.1, W.6.1a, W.6.1b, W.6.2b, W.7.1, W.7.1a, W.7.1b, W.7.2, W.8.1, W.8.1a, W.8.1b...
FREE
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By The Daring English Teacher
This free sampler of my Classroom Community Bell Ringers includes five bell ringers that are designed to help secondary students embrace love, acceptance, tolerance, diversity, and kindness. Each bell ringer includes a community-inspired quote and a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Community
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Other
FREE
14
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By The Daring English Teacher
This freebie is featured in the Meet and Teach Secondary English eBook. It is a one page student handout that helps students form their thesis statement and positions for an argument essay. Looking for resources for the ENTIRE year? Ultimate
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Writing-Essays, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, EBooks
FREE
18
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I teach high school English. I have experience with many different levels of students, from special education and ESL to honors and gifted.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I like to think of teaching high school English as one daring and amazing adventure. Just like how everyday is different, every student is different as well. I like to engage and motivate my students through my excitement and passion for the English language arts.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Masters in Education

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