Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan
In this exploring expository writing worksheet, students read brief biographies of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan. Then, students respond to 11 short answer questions regarding the information presented in the biographies.
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New Review Amazing Women
Helen Keller became a teacher after her experience with Anne Sullivan, demonstrating to the world how valuable a dedicated mentor and determined spirit can be when overcoming adversity. Middle schoolers learn more about the influential...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Eighth Grade Language Arts Pre-Assessment
Prepare your class for a reading exam with this reading comprehension assessment. Five short excerpts from works by Helen Keller, Lucy Maud Montgomery, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt prompt students to answer questions about context clues...
7th - 9th English Language Arts
Context Clues: The Miracle Worker, Act One
The class uses context to determine the meaning of 10 vocabulary words selected from The Miracle Worker, Act One. They choose the correct word from a word bank to complete 10 fill-in-the-blank sentences with contemporary context to help.
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Comparing and Contrasting Texts
The way an author feels about his or her subject matter is reflected in the writing—and can differ greatly from other accounts. Two sets of articles about the Apollo moon landing, Amelia Earhart, Helen Keller, and Spiderman are sure to...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Physics of Sound: How We Hear Sounds
Middle schoolers examine the way they hear sounds. In groups, they label and identify the functions of the different parts of the ear. After reading a book by Helen Keller, they research the mechanisms of sound and how sounds are...
6th - 8th English Language Arts