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A Poem for Two Voices for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Poems For Two Voices are a great resource in any language arts classroom, whether you are studying poetry or not. Focusing on The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, this lesson prompts young authors to write a Poem For Two Voices about the duality of the two main characters.
9th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 54 Downloads
Advice to Youth on Things Now GONE
What are your pupils' life philosophies? Help them explore their beliefs in this lesson, which uses the Switchfoot song "Gone" and Robert Herrick's poem "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time." The lesson includes a graphic organizer and prompts pupils to watch a scene from Dead Poet's Society (not included) to open the activity.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 42 Downloads
Same Setting, Different Moods: Voice and Word Choice Using Lord of the Flies
"Kill the beast! Cut his throat! Spill his blood!" Whether it's dark, delightful, or somber, set the mood with William Golding's Lord of the Flies. High-schoolers practice descriptive writing by creating the appropriate mood for an original scene, starring one of the book's main characters.
9th - 10th Language Arts 15 Views 80 Downloads
Analyze The Learner; Chocolate Fractions
Third graders describe, represent and compare fractions using pieces of a chocolate bar. In this fractions activity, 3rd graders demonstrate how to read and write fractions correctly. Students then integrate technology by using the internet to watch a video about vocabulary words.
3rd Math 3 Views 1 Download
"Cask of Amontillado" by E.A. Poe Practice Test
Assign this practice test to your ninth graders reading "Cask of Amontillado," by Edgar Allen Poe. They examine the characters, the plot line, the mood, and different themes in the text during this 32-question quiz.
9th Language Arts 13 Views 40 Downloads
New Review Bless Me, Ultima: Narrative and Point of View
"I made strength from everything that had happened to me. . ." In the third session of a 10-lesson unit study of Bless Me, Ultima, class members investigate the various, and often conflicting, forces that impact Antonio.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
New Review Fahrenheit 451: Narrative and Point of View
Is a book "a loaded gun"? After completing Part One of Fahrenheit 451, individuals are asked to craft a letter to Captain Beatty in response to this charge and present their own ideas about books and education. In addition, class members examine the effects of the third person limited point of view.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
What would happen if I structured this review by beginning in the middle of it? Or by flashing back to the dinner I had last night that gave me bad heartburn, and then transitioned into how the lingering burn of acid seeped into my ability to provide an effective review of this resource?
11th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Things Aren't Always What They Seem
Students use video and the Internet to make predictions, draw conclusions, determine conflict and point of view while reading a short story. In this short story analysis instructional activity, students watch a related video and complete a prediction activity.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 7 Views 35 Downloads
In Search of Self: Adolescent Themes in the Twentieth Century Short Story
Students read short stories that are related to adolescent issues and behaviors. In groups, they review the elements of a short story and vocabulary they might need while reading. To end the lesson plan, they read "Sir Tatton Sykes" character sketch and write their own short story to accompany it.
7th - 8th Language Arts 15 Views 61 Downloads
Have your learners choose an author to study. One resource link gives a list of approved authors. Scholars read at least three works produced by that author and produce three separate book reports as well as a two-page author report. Rubrics are included.
5th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads
Evaluate Chapters 6-9
Students demonstrate the ability to read independently for extended periods of time in order to derive pleasure and to gain information. They use graphic representations such as charts, graphs, pictures, and graphic organizers as information sources and as a means of organizing information and event logically.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Teaching A Tale of Two Cities
Ninth graders read "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens. In groups, they analyze the opinions of various philosophers on the French Revoluion. To end the lesson, they take all the information gathered during their readings and write a paper on their own position.
9th Language Arts 5 Views 24 Downloads
Main and Subordinate Characters of Animal Farm
For this characterization worksheet, students identify 7 characters from George Orwell's Animal Farm as they expose each as a main or subordinate character, reveal the character's motivation and main conflict, and note how the character and his motivations have affected the plot.
8th - 12th Language Arts 35 Views 66 Downloads
Subgenres of Literature—Allegory
For this allegory worksheet, students examine the subgenre of allegory as they read a brief description of it and complete a graphic organizer with their observations of the use of allegory in George Orwell's Animal Farm.
7th - 12th Language Arts 36 Views 112 Downloads
Short Story Notes
Introduce the genre of the short story to your class. You can make a handout out of this resource or develop extensive notes from the information included. Cover development, characteristics, types, and elements of the short story, with a particular focus on plot, conflict, and character.
6th - 12th Language Arts 16 Views 11 Downloads
Translation Into Reality
Students read a variety of short stories that focus on teenage protagonists. In groups, they answer comprehension questions and discuss the characters and setting for each story. Individually, they choose one writing assignment to complete for each story as well.
7th - 8th Language Arts 9 Views 30 Downloads
Critiquing an Author’s Style
Eleventh graders examine the style of authors. In this writing style instructional activity, 11th graders read a number of works by the same author in order to determine the author's style. Students rewrite a common poem, rhyme, tale, or legend in the style of the author studied.
11th Language Arts 4 Views 22 Downloads
Explore the different types of discourse and language with your lecture students in this presentation, which explores "sweet language," "stuffy language," and "poetic language," among others. Helpful for English, Sociology, Semantics, or Writing students, the slide contains two slides of references for teacher and student use.
Higher Ed Social Studies & History 7 Views 9 Downloads