ZERO-PREP EDITING PRACTICE   HILARIOUS FUN AWESOME   Activity: Kid's edit ACTUAL celebrity tweets!  Complete as a class, in groups or solo!   Practice: Grammar, spelling, sentence structure, punctuation, etc.  Work on: run-ons, fragments, slang, passive voice, incorrect tense, etc.   English Language Arts Writing Reading Editing Grammar  Middle School High School Elementary  4th grade 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade 9th grade 10th grade 11th grade 12th grade

Editing/Grammar Activity: BE THE FUN TEACHER & still get the job done

ZERO-PREP EDITING PRACTICE HILARIOUS FUN AWESOME Activity: Kid's edit ACTUAL celebrity tweets! Complete as a class, in groups or solo! Practice: Grammar, spelling, sentence structure, punctuation, etc. Work on: run-ons, fragments, slang, passive voice, incorrect tense, etc. English Language Arts Writing Reading Editing Grammar Middle School High School Elementary 4th grade 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade 9th grade 10th grade 11th grade 12th grade

Make teens work AND let 'em have fun! Great characterization activity to use with ANY novel or play. #highschoolEnglish #middleschoolEnglish

Character Cell Phone – Fun Writing Handout, Use with ANY Literature Grades 6-12

Incorporating technology and classic literature for middle school and high school students. This allows students to be creative and prove that they understand a character/text!--use with novel and myth characters!

Every lesson, every day for an entire school year already planned out. Yes, this exists! FREE calendar for high school English teachers. #highschoolEnglish #lessonplans

This is brilliant! Every lesson, every day for an entire school year already planned out. Yes, this exists! FREE calendar for high school English teachers.

Read this post from the teacher in Rm 213 about how she incorporates PBL in her classroom and uses literature to tackle big issues.

PBL & ELA: Using Lit to Tackle Big Issues

Read this post from the teacher in Rm 213 about how she incorporates project based learning in her classroom and uses literature to tackle big issues.

Teaching Students to Comprehend Poetry in 7 Steps

Teaching Students to Comprehend Poetry in 7 Steps (Study All Knight)

Teaching students to understand poetry- Seven specific steps to break down poetry instruction into manageable bits

Love using film to engage your students? Here are my top 5 films to use in high school ELA classes - for teaching critical theory, concepts in literature, writing, and debate!

5 super cool films your ELA students will love. Introduce critical theory, develop understanding, inspire creative writing, and invite a wide-ranging debate: these films are just what you need!

Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities. Read on for 15 recommendations, including this one, from secondary English Language Arts teachers.

15 More Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements

Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities.

Let's be honest - most students have a comma problem. This *FREE* lesson is a basic worksheet that tests the knowledge of comma placement to students learning (or re-learning) grammar. This is a Level One worksheet (with an answer key included) that can test the knowledge of any student!

Let's be honest - most students have a comma problem. This *FREE* lesson is a basic worksheet that tests the knowledge of comma placement to students learning (or re-learning) grammar.

English Language Arts Word Wall for Grades 7-12 24 pages... English Language Arts, Specialty, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Tools for Common Core Grade Levels 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool, Staff... 60 ELA grades 7-12 words for your classroom word wall. Requires 8.5 by 11 paper 60 words- 3 words to a page Use plain white paper or color paper. Regular weight or card stock.

English Language Arts Word Wall for Grades 60 words.*The CCSS requires your instruction to incorporate academic and content vocabulary. As you teach your units of study, just add the words you will cover in your units

English lesson plans that leverage pop culture to teach complex ELA skills in engaging ways. Incredibly effective, whether you're teaching 8th grade or AP Language and Composition.

English lesson plans that leverage pop culture to teach complex ELA skills in engaging ways. Incredibly effective, whether you're teaching grade or AP Language and Composition.

Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.S. Seminal Documents, 50 poems (19 written by African American and Latino Poets), 45 short stories (13 written by African American and Latino authors): Practice high school or middle school common-core standards for reading informational texts, reading literature and…

Short Stories, Poems & Nonfiction for Secondary: Use this list of suggested informational texts, poetry and prose (all available to print for free online) for an entire year of English curriculum: 50 informational texts & U.

Get your 10th grade students ready for the English Language Arts section of the Common Core exam with this free set of  Common Core English Language Arts practice test questions.  #commoncore  #english

Get your grade students ready for the English Language Arts section of the Common Core exam with this free set of Common Core English Language Arts practice test questions.

High School and Middle School English: focus on the process and use revision stations to do so. Read about how I use them in my classroom.

Writing stations for essay revision: High School and Middle School English: focus on the process and use revision stations to do so. Read about how I use them in my classroom.

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