Students explore characteristics of a good speech. They use speech marks to demarcate direct speech. Students read a report and rewrite it, using verbs that describe people speaking.
7th - 12th English Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Parts of Speech Review
Practice all of the parts of speech with a pair of review exercises. The first exercise focuses on identification and asks pupils to note down the part of speech of all the underlined words. The second exercise is similar to a Mad Lib™...
6th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Reported Speech & Direct Speech
Provide your class with this reference page on direct and indirect speech. The page includes definitions of direct speech and reported speech (also known as indirect speech). When writing, pupils can check the sample sentences provided...
5th - 12th English Language Arts
Sample Differentiated Language Arts
Meet the needs of all learners with this differentiated lesson. First, activate prior knowledge with a mini-lesson and examine one of the popular speeches, "I Have A Dream" by Martin Luther King Jr., or "New Frontier" by John. F....
5th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
“Day of Infamy” Speech
Examine US involvement in World War II by taking a close look at the speech FDR delivered after Pearl Harbor was bombed. After reading the speech, class members respond to a series of text-dependent questions and jot down ideas for a few...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Writing Direct Speech Lesson Plan
Young scholars explore the concept of direct speech and write dialogue between a teacher and a student who hasn't done his or her homework. Students use the appropriate punctuation and use words other than "said" to write the passages.
5th - 7th English Language Arts
Persuasive Speeches and Essays: From Organization to Presentation
Use Inspiration software to develop a persuasive essay. After prewriting and completing preliminary research, young learners use the Outline View and Presentation Manager tools to organize work. The steps given are applicable to any...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed