Introducing Shakespeare's Language: Help students understand Shakespeare's Language by breaking down the process. Use these engaging activities to introduce the vocabulary, grammar, and rhythms used in his language. Students will also explore Shakespeare'
Literary devices interactive dictionary, grades Students become familiar with literacy devices by making their own dictionary. A great way to help students explore figurative language with fun, engaging activities!
This Ultimate Romeo and Juliet Differentiated Bundle includes everything you need to teach Romeo and Juliet to your students. ELL differentiation is built into the unit. This unit includes vocabulary activities and quizzes, differentiated writing tasks that can be used as assessments, CLOZE passages, and more!
Six Word Memoir - Have students write one at the beginning of the school year at the middle school level instead of the same old "get to know you" activities. Could also be a great kick-off to Poetry Workshop.
These middle and high school English bell ringers are an excellent way to engage your students as soon as they walk into your classroom. This full-year resource will help your students improve grammar, vocabulary, writing, and figurative language!
English Is Weird Infographic -- Did you know that English is the first language of between 300 and 400 million people. However, only about of the total population of the world speaks English as a native language?
What Every Teacher Should Know About Teaching Vocabulary
This resource breaks down many very important aspects of teaching vocabulary. It highlights various teaching strategies, characteristics of a strong vocab program, as well as how best to break new content vocab down to students.