Vocabulary Games for Middle School
Spice up your vocabulary instruction with some games! Here is a collection of various game descriptions, organized into three different groups. You will definitely be able to find a game or two to assist your pupils with that tricky task...
3rd - 9th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Writing Dialogue: Revising Historical Narrative Drafts to Add Dialogue
By the tenth lesson in a language arts unit, young writers have written, revised, and peer-edited their historical fiction narratives. Fourth graders finally pull all of their revision notes together to create a second draft. The...
4th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Vocabulary Morphemic Elements: Affix Game
How well do you know your affixes? Find out how proficient your learners are with a game that requires them not only to define various affixes, but also to use them to create words that they then use in sentences.
1st - 4th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Monsters Behave! A Mischievous Meal of Language, Learning and Laughter...
Make sure your pupils mind their manners... and their monsters! Kids can practice rhyming, work on listening skills, and play some silly games with these grossly entertaining creatures.
K - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
A Wrinkle in Time: The Board Game
Tackle some big questions about A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle with a board game project. As learners brainstorm for and complete their board games, they consider what helps and hinders Meg on her journey and why she succeeds in...
5th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Develop Events in a Narrative Using Description and Dialogue
Dialogue really brings a story to life and can reveal a lot about its characters, plot, and setting. Explore how this literary technique is used to engage an audience as young writers begin drafting their narrative response to The Story...
7 mins 3rd - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed