Media Literacy with Focus of Strategies for Collaboration
Introduce your class to literary analysis with a series of activities that has them examine book and movie reviews. Groups then draft their own review of a text, select a digital medium, and craft a presentation.
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus Starter Unit: Pronouns and Forms of Be
Practice pronouns with a detailed instructional activity. It includes activities about possessive pronouns, as well as subject and object pronouns. Kids fill in the blanks and complete charts, and then work on the different forms of be...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
ESL Grammar Lessons
Practice makes perfect when it comes to learning grammar with this ESL resource. Offering a great way to teach about relative clauses, this activity engages young scholars with a series of partner, small group, and whole class speaking...
3rd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Class Collection of Book Reviews
Use Google Docs to create an online class collection of reviews of independent reading books. Throughout the year, learners post reviews for at least two of the novels they read and class members respond to the reviews, providing input...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
A “New English” in Chinua Achebe’s “Things Fall Apart”: A Common Core Exemplar
To examine the “New English” Chinua Achebe uses in Things Fall Apart, readers complete a series of worksheets that ask them to examine similes, proverbs, and African folktales contained in the novel. Individuals explain the meaning...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Big Grammar Book
With this comprehensive language arts resource in your arsenal, you'll never have to look for another grammar instructional activity! Whether you're teaching kindergartners how to write the upper- and lower-case letters of the alphabet,...
K - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable