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How Many Verb Tenses Are There in English?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You don't need a time machine to travel through time—you just need the English language! Explore the 12 possible ways to describe something that happened, something that is still happening, or something that will happen with an engaging...
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do you determine the main idea of a text? What clues can readers use to identify what is stated, as well as what is implied by a passage? Reading comprehension and reading comprehension strategies for both fiction and nonfiction are the focus of this collection.
Skill Building with the Newspaper
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Extra, extra, read all about it! Use a newspaper as the primary resource in a special education classroom to teach reading, writing, and math skills. The activities help class members build their reading skills as well as their knowledge...
Food Memories Writing and Editing Activity
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Crisp apple strudels and schnitzel with noodles. Favorite foods are the subject of a narrative essay assignment that asks writers to not only share a memory of eating this favorite dish but also provide a complete recipe and an...
"Music Be the Food of Love:" Found Poetry with Shakespeare and Hip-Hop
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Lines from Shakespeare and from hip-hop artists provide learners with an opportunity to examine the literary devices these artists use to express their ideas about love. Groups use the provided lines to craft found poems, and then the...
A Close Reading of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address provides the text for a series of close reading exercises that model for instructors how carefully crafted guiding questions can help readers think critically about what they read, thus developing...
Let’s Go to Summer Camp: Higher Grade Bands
6th - Higher Ed CCSS: Designed
Going to summer camp can be an exciting yet terrifying experience for kids. Whether or not your class members are going to camp, this activity can be used to foster social, academic, and self-efficacy skills in learners of any age or...