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Romeo and Juliet: Insight into Ourselves
Read and discuss Romeo and Juliet with your class. They apply its themes to modern life by analyzing the story. Questions are included to guide the discussion into the are of insight. They will also look at how the issues relate to today's society.
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 29 Views 113 Downloads
Book Trailer Projects From Classroom to Community
Invite your pupils to express their understanding of a novel through a collaborative video project. Groups choose a novel from those you have studied in class, select four scenes, storyboard the scenes, film the scenes, edit the film, and present the final product to the class.
7th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Understanding the Elements of Fiction
Inform your class on the elements of fiction: themes, settings, characters, plots, dialogue, narration, flashback, clues, climax, resolution. They write the definitions of the terms on the worksheet provided.l Tip: Have them write a story using each of the covered story elements.
6th - 8th Language Arts 17 Views 97 Downloads
Around the Room Short Story
Collective story writing is a great way to reinforce the concept of story elements and collaborative learning. Young writers discuss story elements such as, setting, character, action, climax, conclusion, foreshadowing, dialogue, and theme.
4th - 7th Language Arts 25 Views 59 Downloads
The Language of Literature: Day 69 The Classic Tradition: Romeo and Juliet
High schoolers explain and summarize the plots of two act of Romeo and Juliet. In this language arts instructional activity, students discuss plot points nad the climax of acts IV and V of Romeo and Juliet. They also discuss the characteristics of tragedy and watch a video clip of the death scene from various interpretations of the play.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Settings That Enhance Mood
It was a dark and stormy night - or maybe it was a bright and sunny day. Either way, the mood has to be established. Clear directions, interesting examples and detailed prompts lead writers into creating moody settings. As part of a writing unit or as an exercised designed to focus on the setting of a text, your class is reading, this resource is a great addition to your curriculum.
7th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Laurence Yep's, Dragonwings
Students discuss vocabulary words and compare definitions. They read chapters 6-9 of the novel, Dragonwings, and discuss point of view, and complete a plot diagram. Then they review the four types of conflict and identify the conflicts in the story.
6th - 8th Language Arts 6 Views 18 Downloads
Storytelling in the Oral Tradition
Seventh graders research Greek mythological characters. They write about problems faced by middle school-aged children and how the character would handle them. Students also create story boards to accompany their oral narratives.
7th Language Arts 9 Views 30 Downloads
The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet: Parts of a Play
Introduce your class members to the parts of a play. Although the title of the presentation would suggest that examples from Shakespeare’s tragedy will illustrate the terms, beyond the first slide, Romeo and Juliet is not mentioned; therefore, the slides could be used with any play.
7th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 23 Downloads
Elements of Narration
Through this three-day lesson, learners will develop an understanding of several elements of narration such as plot, characterization, setting, point of view, and theme. Reading several fiction texts and taking notes using dialectical journaling, your class will make analytical observations, comparisons, and ask textual questions.
10th - 11th Language Arts 54 Views 254 Downloads
An engaging literary game called "Dingo," is here for your young mathematicians. Dingo is a game which is played with dice. The first team of students to remove all of the numbers on the game board are declared the winners. To remove a number, the team must correctly answer a question such as, #5; A comparison of unlike things, stating that one is the other.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 18 Downloads
"The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant
After reading the short story "The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant, give your readers this two-page packet to assess their reading comprehension. These are not your typical recall questions-instead, readers focus on the climax, types of irony, characters, themes, and setting to answer the questions provided.
7th - 9th Language Arts 35 Views 136 Downloads