We found 1,719 resources with the concept literary devices
A Glossary of Literary Terms
7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIf you're tired of defining allusion, onomatopoeia, and satire for your language arts students, hand out a complete list of literary devices to keep the terms straight. Each term includes a definition that is easy to understand and...
Do Not Try to Kid a Kidder: The Art of Persuasion
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe power to convince others of your argument lies in your knowledge of rhetoric! A thorough packet covers the basics of persuasion, including logical appeals and fallacies, and applies strategies to letters to the editor,...
Locating Archetypes in Pop Culture, Literature, and Life
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewArchetypes help readers connect literature to the world around them. A lesson plan uses elements of pop culture to teach about archetypal traits of common characters and discuss issues of perception and other literary devices. At the...
The Jungle Book: A Novel Study Guide
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewExplore the jungle through the eyes of Mowgli, the man-cub raised by wolves, with a novel resource on The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling. Learners reinforce their knowledge of similes, foreshadowing, symbolism, and characterization with...
A Teacher's Guide to Julius Caesar
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Are the lessons of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar still applicable today? Explore themes, characterization, and plot structure with a thorough teacher's guide to the play. The resource covers the entire text and offers rigorous activities...
Reading Literature: 7th Grade ELA Common Core
Seventh grade is a great opportunity to take your literature unit to the next cognitive level. Challenge middle schoolers with a collection of Common Core aligned projects, lessons, and activities, all designed to enhance the learning experience with different works of literature.
Reading Literature: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th
Looking for resources that model how to address specific Common Core Standards for reading literature in grades 11 and 12? Then check out this collection. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards for 11th and 12th grade literature addressed by the resource.
"Shakespeare and Star Wars": Lesson Plan Day 4
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Class members have an opportunity to compare how a film and a play handle the same source material by viewing the opening chapters of George Lucas's Star Wars: A New Hope and acts I and II of Ian Doescher's play, William Shakespeare's...
EngageNY Grade 9 ELA: Module 1, Unit 2
Through a close reading of excerpts from fiction (Black Swan Green) and nonfiction (Letters to a Young Poet), class members analyze how authors use specific words and figurative language to develop their central ideas. All 11 lessons in the unit are designed to address Common Core standards.