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The World of Whyville!
Students explore money management with bank accounts. In this money management lesson, students use the program Second Life to manage a virtual checking and savings account. Students keep a journal recording their experiences throughout their week in the virtual world of Whyville.
3rd - 4th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
Students explore English fluency by participating in a creative writing activity. In this dream story lesson, students practice with their new English vocabulary words to describe a dream they recently had. Students view a PowerPoint presentation showcasing a fantasy dream and locate images to express their own thoughts and feelings.
3rd - 6th English Language Development 6 Views 25 Downloads
Jeffrey and the Sloth
Learners listen to the story Jeffrey and the Sloth and relate the story to how it feels to have writer's block. In this Jeffrey and the Sloth lesson, students use this book to inspire their creative writing process. Learners create their own doodle on paper and exchange their papers and write a first person narrative about the doodle.
2nd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Adjective? What's an Adjective?
Mount a variety of pictures (fantasy, rustic, portraits, action) on large sheets of paper and post them around the classroom. Groups rotate from poster to poster, adding adjectives to describe each of the pictures. Writers use these word banks to write a poem, story, or newspaper article.
5th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 99 Downloads
The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell
What is so dangerous about “The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell? Nothing is, if you use this reading guide. This thorough resource covers the plot, characterizations, conflicts, literary devices, and includes a Venn diagram activity, and creative writing prompts.
9th Language Arts 42 Views 94 Downloads
Teach the Peach
Oh how I love a good and well-written teaching guide! Here is a great set of activities, worksheets, and comprehension questions all related to the book James and the Giant Peach. Each activity is centered on a different theme or concept from the novel and is written to increase reading comprehension, literary analysis, and writing skills.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 99 Views 101 Downloads
Language Arts: Telling a Painting's Story
Use art museum paintings as inspiration for your class's creative writing works. Observing the paintings closely, middle and high schoolers list details and write descriptions. Their completed stories are displayed on bulletin boards along with postcards of the paintings.
7th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Crazy Critters Creative Writing
Young scholars brainstorm animals with unusual characteristics such as a giraffe with a short neck or a zebra without stripes. They write paragraphs about their animals and work in peer editing groups to refine their stories.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 31 Downloads
Creative Writing Lesson Plan
Pupils practice recognizing the elements needed to produce a piece of creative writing and become aware of those elements in their own original pieces of writings. In groups, they creatively write a new story utilizing all the major elements required.
4th - 9th Language Arts 11 Views 35 Downloads
Creative Writing Prompt
Second graders analyze and discuss a primary source picture, write about it and share their work. In this creative writing prompt activity, 2nd graders use primary sources to inspire their creative writing. Students use detail and description in their writing based on the photograph.
2nd Language Arts 5 Views 26 Downloads
Environment Group Creative Writing
For this creative writing worksheet, students work as a group to write a story using 13 words that are associated with the environment. They have 25 minutes to write using words such as poacher, rainforest, smog, ozone, evolution, and biosphere.
8th - 9th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Creative Writing/Poetry Lesson Plan
Students complete poetry writing activities and art analysis activities. In this creative writing and art lesson plan, students analyze a cubist piece by Picasso and discuss abstraction. Students read a poem by Gertrude Stein about Picasso and discuss sound within poetry.
11th - Higher Ed Language Arts 6 Views 27 Downloads