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An up to date guide for helping students master the art of online researching. This presentation uses a fun and humorous approach to help students understand how to use keywords to make better search queries, provides several tips and examples taken directly from Google, covers how to use filters, introduction to Google News and Google Scholar, and how to mine Wikipedia for legitimate and reliable resources. Click Here For More…

 

Middle School Poetry Packet (Excellent for figurative language and poetry)

Middle School Poetry Packet (Excellent for figurative language and poetry)

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A comprehensive poetry packet for middle school and low high school grades. Step by step instructions, examples, and workspace for 10 different types of poems (synonym, diamonte, cinquain, haiku, limerick, and more). This is everything your students need to create a perfect poetry portfolio. Just print and copy for your students and you’ll be ready to go. Click Here For More…

Simpsons Themed Poetry Packet. (Excellent for figurative language and poetry)

Simpsons Themed Poetry Packet (Excellent for figurative language and poetry)Product Description
The perfect solution for teachers with kids who hate poetry!
This is a Simpsons themed, Common Core aligned, comprehensive poetry packet for middle school and low high school grades. Step by step instructions, original Simpsons themed examples, colorful pictures, and workspace for 10 different types of poems (synonym, diamonte, cinquain, haiku, limerick, and more). This is everything your students need to create a perfect poetry portfolio. Just print and copy for your students and you’ll be ready to go. Click Here For More…

Greek Mythology Research Report and Oral Presentation

Greek Mythology Research Report and Oral PresentationProduct Description

Interesting and engaging topic to introduce students to researching, citing sources, creating a cover page, properly formatting a works cited page, and tips on how to give an oral presentation with a visual.

Zeus has officially retired, and Mount Olympus will hold it’s first ever election. Students must become the campaign manager for one of several gods, heroes, titans, and monsters. They then must research their candidates, as well as the opposing candidates (also chosen by the student) and decide what qualities will make them the perfect choice. Click Here For More…

Layered Curriculum Novel Unit For ANY Book! (Super Mario Themed)

Layered Curriculum Novel Unit For ANY Book! (Super Mario Themed)
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Perfect for the end of the year! This layered curriculum novel unit is purposely made to fit any book you or your students may be reading. With a fun Mario theme, and nearly 50 activities, you could use this multiple times throughout the year. You will never need to look for novel unit ideas ever again. And best of all, kids will love having the choice to do the activities that they like.

I spent a lot of time researching layered curriculums and found a lot of ideas, but nothing that was fun and universal. This lesson will allow you to easily differentiate with several books of varying lexiles, without having to create multiple assignments. Simply assign your books, and decide how many points you want your students to accumulate from each level (levels broken down by Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy). Click Here For More…

Twitter Summary With 11 Interesting Non-fiction Articles- No Computers Necessary

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Teach students to write concise summaries using this printable Twitter form (form only allows students 140 characters) and interesting non-fiction articles.

Students need to learn to use concise language, and there is no better way to get them to do that than with a medium most of them are already familiar with.

This lesson plan is constructed so that you can use it several different ways. You may have each student read the same article and Tweet their summaries, or you can have several groups of students read different articles (the articles vary in degree of difficulty) and present to the class. Click Here For More…

 

Slavery/Jim Crow Laws/Civil Rights/Human Trafficking Background PowerPoint

Slavery/Jim Crow Laws/Civil Rights/Human Trafficking Background PowerPointProduct Description

44 Slide comprehensive PowerPoint, perfect for background information for Roll of Thunder, The Well, To Kill a Mocking Bird, and any number of stories dealing with these topics.

Students simply don’t have the background knowledge they need to truly appreciate how horrific these times were. This presentation is a raw and very powerful look at how things really were. Click Here For More…

 

 

Harrison Bergeron Mini-Unit (Questionnaire, Leveled Text, Creative Assignment)

Harrison Bergeron Mini-Unit (Questionnaire, Leveled Text, Creative Assignment)

Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut is one of the most interesting stories you can use with your students. This mini-unit provides a pre-writing questionnaire, a leveled text (modified for 7th/8th grade), and a fun and creative writing assignment. Students will love the dystopian society, the twist ending, and most of all the fun and creative assignment that will force them to think of what their handicaps would be if they lived in 2081. Click Here For More…

 

 

7th Grade Language Arts Syllabus

7th Grade Language Arts Syllabus
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A comprehensive syllabus for 7th grade Language Arts. Highlighted with Dr. Seuss quotes and pictures. Click Here For More…
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