Teaching poetry in the upper grades can seem like a difficult task, but this poetry unit will walk your students through 11 forms of poetry and and 8 elements of poetry. The end product is a complete book of original poems! There posters and anchor charts
These 8 Figurative Language Posters are a great way for you to introduce different types of figurative language and can also be displayed in the classroom and used as a reference for your students. There is a poster for each type of figurative language in
Thanksgiving Partner Plays for and grades: These five partner plays are intended to be used as fluency-building activities that students can do with a partner. These scripts require minimal teacher support, thereby allowing teachers to work with other
In the Venn diagram of my life, my “Mom” and “English teacher” lives overlapped beautifully this week when my daughter’s middle school hosted a Poetry Night. Parents were invited to join their twee. by jana
Do you hate to teach poetry? If so these tips and freebies will have both you and your students falling in love with reading and writing poetry!
Reading Literature Journal for Grades 6-8: Activities for Short Stories & Poems
Short stories and poems for middle school | Reading literature journal for grades 6-8 | Activities and lessons for a variety of texts | Bloom's Taxonomy | Projects | Writing activities | Sixth grade, seventh grade, eighth grade
some familiar changes in materials that result in other materials with different characteristics, such as decaying animal or plant matter, burning, rusting, and cooking. chemical changes foldable -lots of pictures