"The" Or nothing?
In this "the" or nothing instructional activity, 7th graders review, analyze and discuss when its appropriate to use definite pronouns. Students add the definite article "the" to ten sentences as required.
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Reading Poetry in the Middle Grades
Bring the beauty of "Nothing Gold Can Stay" by Robert Frost to middle school language arts. After learners read a copy of the poem, they follow an instructional sequence that focuses on sound, figurative language, and theme.
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
The Joy of Reading: "There's Nothing Like a Good Book
After reading Katie Stainer's "There's Nothing Like a Good Book," class members share similar experiences of being engrossed in a book (or other engaging activities) and having their reading interrupted. Vocabulary and read aloud...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Robert Frost's "Nothing Gold Can Stay" serves as a model for a poetry analysis activity. The whole class critiques the sample and then groups select a poem and prepare a PowerPoint presentation in which they illustrate how their poet...
7th - 9th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
The Tell-Tale Heart
One of the most famous short stories, Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart," is the focus of this resource. Learners read the story, respond to several text-based questions, and brainstorm ideas about a question relating to the text as...
7th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Settings that Reinforce Characters
A vivid setting can bring a story to life. Challenge your writers to dive into this element as they complete worksheets in preparation for their first draft. This packet starts by giving an example of a description that simply tells who...
5th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Nothing To Lose Book Quiz
For this fiction books worksheet, students complete seven multiple choice questions about the book, "Nothing To Lose." These questions contain concepts such as choosing the correct author, who published the book, when it was on the New...
6th - Higher Ed English Language Arts