Middle School Literacy

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How To Make A DIY Giant Wall Scrabble Game Board

Level up your game room with this DIY Giant Wall-Mounted Scrabble Game Board. Full tutorial and plans on how to make this fun family game!

Literary Jenga: Reading Literature Game for ANY Novel Grades 7-12

This product provides a template for a game I've titled, Literary Jenga. It includes 54 task cards for each Jenga piece. The game is differentiated and competitive with each piece being a different number of points based on question complexity. For example: pink questions are 2 point and focus on...

Classroom discussion techniques to maximize participation. [infographic]

CLASS DISCUSSION TECHNIQUES: NO HIDING, NO OVERPOWERING

Classroom discussion techniques to maximize participation. [infographic]

This bulletin board is a simple way to build community and self-esteem in your classroom. I can’t wait for my students to see it in the…

Joanne Miller on Instagram: “This bulletin board is a simple way to build community and self-esteem in your classroom. I can’t wait for my students to see it in the…”

6,884 Likes, 468 Comments - Joanne Miller (@headoverheelsforteaching) on Instagram: “This bulletin board is a simple way to build community and self-esteem in your classroom. I can’t…”

Anchor Charts - Lessons - Tes Teach

Character's Point of View (anchor chart)

Mentor Text List for Common Core Reading

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How to Teach Spanish Grammar Inductively

Direct grammar instruction has become a no-no in the face of more proficiency-based instruction, but there is still one way to teach grammar that is not frowned upon. Teaching grammar inductively...

Reading Log or Shelfie. Perfect for book tracking and 40 book challenge. Color code genres...kids love this.

Reading Shelfies and Snapshots (Visual Reading Logs)

Reading Log or Shelfie. Perfect for book tracking and 40 book challenge. Color code genres...kids love this.

Freebies - Bethany Henry

Freebies - Bethany Henry

Free and fun resources for writers: coloring pages, thankfulness journal, wellness worksheet, and story structure reference page. Enjoy!

How to Teach Character Analysis Using Body Biographies | Have you been searching for a really fun, student-centered, interactive way to eliminate their boredom? Here is a student-collaboration activity that will get your students involved and excited for a character analysis for any novel, biography study, mythology, current events, creative writing, and character development. For grades 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. Middle School ELA | High School English #middleschoolteacher…

How to Teach Character Analysis Using Body Biographies - Study All Knight

How to Teach Character Analysis Using Body Biographies | Have you been searching for a really fun, student-centered, interactive way to eliminate their boredom? Here is a student-collaboration activity that will get your students involved and excited for a character analysis for any novel, biography study, mythology, current events, creative writing, and character development. For grades 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. Middle School ELA | High School English #middleschoolteacher…

Middle school students LOVE these scary stories! Use them all year long to ignite students' interest! #scarystories #middleschoolreluctantreaders

Scary Short Stories for Middle School Students - ELA Buffet

Reluctant readers can be challenging. Check out how to get the strugglling reader hooked with this guide to scary short stories for middle school students.

PicBks have great power - not only as stories that teach valuable lessons - but to introduce necessary ELA features.

Reading Mentor Texts - Ashleigh's Education Journey

PicBks have great power - not only as stories that teach valuable lessons - but to introduce necessary ELA features.

Teaching the Hero's Journey! This is a fun and engaging middle school ELA and high school English project to use as you teach your students about the Hero's Journey. #middleschoolELA #herosjourney #teachingmiddleschool #teachingliterature #archetype

Teaching the Hero's Journey

Teaching the Hero's Journey! This is a fun and engaging middle school ELA and high school English project to use as you teach your students about the Hero's Journey. #middleschoolELA #herosjourney #teachingmiddleschool #teachingliterature #archetype

Where to Find Free Reading Passages for Test Prep

Where can you find FREE reading test prep passages ? While I absolutely, positively recommend that all teachers use the released tests from their own state’s Department of Public Instruction like I do when I teach my students to “think through” our state reading test (the NC EOG), I know that oft