Teach theme to your students using these Disney movies. Each Disney movie has a link to the movie trailer. Watch some of the trailers with the students and have them come up with a theme. Short exercises follow.
What a great way to teach symbolism with the story. The students really did a fabulous job with the projects and really enjoyed it.
Students will make a tree like Melinda and have to put symbolism into it. Paper requirements. Rubric. Examples.
Teach chronological order, plot pyramid, or timeline with this worksheet from Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Events are given to the students and chapters are listed for each event. Students must take these events and arrange them on a timeline.
Correct the chapter summaries that go along with the novel Black Beauty. Common Core State Standards are given. A list of mistakes is given for each paragraph.
*Check out my Black Beauty unit worksheets!
These tests include all level of Bloom's Taxonomy for your students.
There are three different assessments.
These assessments cover first and second marking period in the book.
Each question (section) is labeled as the correct Bloom's level.
Test your students on all of the common core vocabulary pertaining to the common core standards for writing narratives.
Have the students label the plot pyramid with the correct term and definition.
Students will decide which sentence is "better"