Horror Teacher Resources
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Scary and Smart
Do your pupils love horror movies? This Times for Kids article on different types of scary films is sure to get their attention - and not just on Halloween. After reading the short nonfiction article, three "reader's response" questions address reading comprehension, while three "writer's response" questions discuss literary analysis.
7th - 9th Language Arts 18 Views 126 Downloads
Satire Witch Project
Learners examine the use of titles with video. They create a short horror film based on a classic work of literature or other subject area writing. Students use a single camera and a single shot. Using Adobe Premiere Elements, learners create titles for the remainder of their video.
5th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 5 Downloads
"Timid, scared, terrified." High school scholars examine words, their denotations and connotations, in a series of exercises that use lines from Shakespeare to explore figurative language and word relationships. Participants then demonstrate their understanding of these principles as they respond to questions on two poems by Robert Frost.
11th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sentence Completion 20: High-Intermediate Level
Here's an exercise that will help learners develop their vocabulary. The eight sentence completion problems are followed by an answer key that explains why one answer is correct and why the other possibilities are not. Richly detailed, the key also notes strategies that can be used for problems of this type.
11th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 24 Downloads
Sentence Completion 20 (high-intermediate level)
Both English language learners and native English speakers will benefit with this practice opportunity. For eight sentences given, learners must select the correct vocabulary word to complete the sentence. Example words include fruitless, controversial, and eradicated.
7th - 9th English Language Development 8 Views 57 Downloads
ï»¿In this Halloween worksheet, students complete activities such as reading a passage, phrase matching, fill in the blanks, choose the correct word, multiple choice, spelling, sequencing, scrambled sentences, asking questions, surveying, and writing.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 5 Views 382 Downloads
Improving a Paragraph
Practice revising by rewriting one the provided paragraphs each day Monday through Thursday. Writers will need to innovate in order to improve the paragraph. Focus tasks are provided for each short sentence group. On Friday, ask writers to compose a paragraph using one of the previous prompts.
6th - 9th Language Arts 26 Views 77 Downloads
Creating Special Effects with Words
Eleventh graders participate on a virtual trip back in time to read the author who created the literary genre that started the intense popularity of the horror film genre of my space, UTube and podcasts, just to mention a few. They experience the writings of Edgar Allen Poe.
11th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 3 Downloads
In this famous person instructional activity, students read a passage about Steven Spielberg and then complete a variety of in-class and homework activities to support comprehension, including partner interviews, spelling, cloze, synonym matches, and scrambled sentences.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 73 Downloads
Fears and Phobias
Take the fear out of reading with this series of three lessons from HotWire Magazine about fears and phobias. Each lesson plan contains pre-reading and post-reading activities aimed at improving learners' reading comprehension skills with the use of several reading strategies.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 37 Views 239 Downloads
The Class Election from the Black Lagoon Storia Teaching Guide
One of my favorite things about this resource is that they use a standardized lexile to help you determine who should be reading what book. I also love this great teacher's guide for the book, The Class Election from the Black Lagoon. In it, you'll find a series of guided learning activities, discussion questions, vocabulary terms, comprehension and text connection strategies perfect for teaching kids in grades two and three.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 58 Views 89 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Horror Fiction Multimedia Project
"There comes an end to all things" and ending a study of horror fiction with a multimedia project is "like starting a stone. . . away the stone goes, starting others. . ." In this case, groups start with a question generated by Dr.
9th - 12th Language Arts 9 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable