Included in this packet is an annotating lesson, annotating handout, post-reading quiz, answer key, post-reading discussion questions, and a nostalgia writing prompt with rubric. This short story is a narrative essay written by the author Marina
Included in this packet is an anticipation guide, reading quiz and answer key, RAFT journal assignment, Toulmin paragraph prompt, claim statement lesson, Toulmin paragraph lesson, musical connection activity and song lyrics.
Included in this packet are eight weekly challenges for students to complete that involve making an impact on the school community. Students then answer prompts and post about their experiences to a classroom blog. A rubric and overview of this
In this mini-unit, students will be asked to deliver an impromptu tribute speech, discuss word choice and how word choice significantly impacts a message, write and share an essay following the "This I Believe" organizations format and style of
This resource contains an essay assignment that asks students to consider adolescence, the growth (or lack of growth) shown by Holden throughout the text, and a major theme from the novel. This resource includes a writing lesson focusing on the
This packet includes a literary analysis paper assignment for The Great Gatsby that asks students to identify if specific characters achieved the American Dream. Students will be asked to analyze the text and address counterarguments as well. Also
This packet includes discussion and reflection questions related to the car accident in Chapter 7 of The Great Gatsby. Students are then asked to use pages from the text to gather evidence and analyze who may have killed Myrtle Wilson based on the
This video project challenges students to reflect upon how social media and the Internet can help promote and spread ideas quickly. It challenges them to capture the attention of an audience and track how their messages are spread.