MLA Title Rules
Review the rules of MLA with this quick resource. There are 20 titles provided, and your writer must decide which titles get quotation marks and which get underlined (since we can't italicize by hand).
9th - 11th English Language Arts 20 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
A Close Reading of Learned Hand's "I Am an American Day"
Judge Learned Hand's "Spirit of Liberty" speech delivered during the July, 1944 "I Am an American Day" celebration is the subject of a close reading activity that models for learners how to approach a dense, difficult text.
10th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Tired of receiving papers that have incorrect MLA format? Ensure that your pupils know how to properly format in MLA style by assigning this reference page and practice exercise. Learners create two fake first pages using the information...
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
MLA Formatting Guidelines: Ellipsis for Omissions
If you would like a concise overview of MLA formatting, this two-page handout provides it. It addresses page layout, parenthetical citations, and works cited (including when and how to use ellipses to indicate an omission), but it does...
6th - Higher Ed English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
MLA Documentation & Style
The format of a formal paper, according to the Modern Language Association (MLA) Style Guide, is the focus of a text-heavy presentation that cites the rules but offers few examples. Consider adding additional slides or including a...
10th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
APA and MLA Formats: Their Main Differences
What is the difference between MLA and APA format? This presentation is geared towards a college audience, but it could definitely be useful with an eleventh and twelfth grade audience in high school. Differences are highlighted, but not...
11th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
What is MLA Format?
Different styles for different folks. Citing sources is a must in research; however, the format one uses for these citations varies depending on the style guide. The Modern Language Association (MLA) format, most used for research in the...
8 mins 9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Improve Your Spelling with the Visual Thesaurus
Using Visual Thesaurus software, class members participate in a computer-based spelling bee. Then they work in groups to analyze the words and use deductive reasoning to infer spelling patterns. They then present one of their "rules" to...
3rd - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable