Literature Resources

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Aug'12

Writing From Patterns

Patterning is a great way to have students practice what they learn about language and literature. As you view this …

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Jun'12

Science Fiction Novel

See Movie Trailer for Mark Mattison’s Sci-Fi Mystery for Young Adults Commander Chris and the Mystical Orb See teacher resources  …

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Jun'12

Range of Resources – Common Core Aids

Common Core Teacher Resources Click on any of the lines to be taken to explanations, assignments, and other examples of …

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Mar'12

Literary Terms – Preliminary Assessment

You can use class time more efficiently if you pre-test to determine what students already know and what you need …

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Feb'12

Independent Reading Contract

Encouraging students to read independently is one thing; keeping records and grading their efforts is another.  Here’s a idea to …

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Dec'11

A Christmas Carol – Introduction

The classical novel, A Christimas Carol by Charles Dickens works well for middle and high school students, especially when taught …

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Nov'11

Critical Analysis of a Critique

 Apply terms of the Nine Yardsticks of Value to critical analysis of a literary critique.  Students read and critique a …

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Oct'11

African-American History Resources

Looking for resources to help provide background to enhance your instruction on lessons relating to issues of African-American History?  This …

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Oct'11

Teaching HAMLET, Again?

Hamlet – Perennial Text Hamlet? Yes, Again! In all five states in which I’ve taught, Hamlet has been on the …

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