This packet contains examples, instructions, and templates for writing 11 types of poems (including haiku, cinquain, "I Am", Ode, etc.) This is perfect for a creating a book of Poetry. I used this with 6th grade, but it can easily be adapted for
This student packet goes along with the book Hoops by Walter Dean Myers. There are templates for chapter summaries and essay questions over every three chapters. Also included are three quizzes with answer keys.
This is a 2-week unit on Robert Frost's poetry. During the unit, the students will have background information about Frost, practice interpreting poetry, write original poetry (including one similar to "Birches"), and write a culminating essay on
This is a powerpoint to review basic iterature terms and continue adding to students' knowledge. This is a perfect introduction to a Drama Unit. I use it when starting "The Miracle Worker" with freshmen. It focuses on types of irony. I have also
This is a quiz over poetical terms. This can be used alone or with my Robert Frost poetry unit. The quiz has 22 matching and several identification questions. Three poems are listed and students are asked to find examples of alliteration,
This file contains instructions and a rubric for five writing assignments for Of Mice and Men by Steinbeck. It also includes a 2-page document which can be used with any Steinbeck novel. This document includes a brief intro to the author, an