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Classical Dramatic Structure: Resolving a Character's Conflict
How does plot drive a play? Show this 20-slide presentation to describe the different parts of a plot. Basic vocabulary terms are included like climax, turning point, rising action, and denouement. Present this resource before reading a...
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
Vantage Points - Multiple Perspectives: Task 1 Day 3
The class considers parent-child relationships in relation to how they have been portrayed in classical and modern mediums. They view video clips and read excerpts from fairy tales and news paper articles to explore the evil-step parent...
8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Mysterious Plot Problems
Students explore the plot of mystery books. In this genre study activity, students read the book, Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood Mummy and listen to a read aloud of a chapter from the text. Students fill in a graphic organizer that helps...
5th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Warp Trio: Knights of the Kitchen Table
Students read about the journey of kids who end up fighting dragons and smelly giants. In this summarizing lesson, students use various comprehension strategies to read the story. Students gain new vocabulary, and summarize chapter using...
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Fairy Tales - Lessons 5 & 6: Combining all the elements
Second graders, as a continuation in a fairy tale unit, combine setting, plot, characters and descriptive words in a "Cinderella"-type story. They are given a worksheet with a story missing words. Using their imaginations and what they...
2nd English Language Arts
Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing: Fun Trivia Quiz
Quiz your class on Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing. This online interactive resource asks fifteen multiple choice and true/false questions. While most of the questions are surface level and based on basic plot comprehension, this...
9th - 12th English Language Arts
Themes in Literature - Langston Hughes "Thank You Ma'm"
Eighth graders study Langston Hughes, "Thank You Ma'am" to discover the elements of plot, character motives and reactions. They express the effects of trust and kindness by writing a reflective personal narrative. They illustrate the...
8th English Language Arts