Bookmarks Plus: Animal Farm edition--A Handy Little Reading Aid! from Word-wise Educational Products/Pegi Rose on TeachersNotebook.com - (4 pages) - BOOKMARKS PLUS� are handy comprehension tools for literature: fiction, nonfiction, and plays. They provide information about the author, characters, setting, and themes, as well as a list of defined vocabulary words.
Introduction Checklist for Literary Analysis Essays from Educator Helper on TeachersNotebook.com - (1 page) - Free checklist of parts of an introductory literary analysis for AP, Pre-AP, G/T,college level writers. Makes writing an introduction for a literary analysis easier to understand. Great for ELA test prep! Meets CCSS.
Simplifying Rational Exponents Error Detection Worksheet from Mrs.ETeachesMath on TeachersNotebook.com - (1 page) - This is a "quiz" that a "student" has taken. The students must "grade" the quiz and correct any problems with incorrect answers.
Parallel Lines with Transversals Extra Practice Worksheet from Mrs.ETeachesMath on TeachersNotebook.com - (1 page) - One page practice worksheet for a parallel lines with transversals unit. There are two proofs and a section on classifying angles.
Chemistry Jokes & Riddles (periodic table of elements, symbols, science) from Kelly Wilson on TeachersNotebook.com - (15 pages) - What do you do with a dead chemist? You barium! What did one atom say to the other? I have my ion you! What element derives from a Norse god? Thorium Everybody loves a good joke. Share these silly chemistry jokes with your students and other teachers t
Research 101: Ready, Set, Research! from EdTechTeacher on TeachersNotebook.com - (39 pages) - Research 101: Ready, Set, Research! includes a 39 slide powerpoint that serves as a modern, interactive introduction to student research. The presentation focuses on showing students how to select the best resources, access the results they need using dif
Common Core Text Exemplars for Grades 9-12 - Links to Free Works from Christopher Mitchell on TeachersNotebook.com - (10 pages) - This document contains URLs to several (but not all) free and legal CCSS text exemplars for grades 9-12, as listed in Appendix B: Text Exemplars and Sample Performance Tasks. These works are provided for educational purposes by the respective websites.
50+ Links to FREE Informational Texts for Middle & High School Grades from Christopher Mitchell on TeachersNotebook.com - (13 pages) - As you may know, the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) place significant emphasis on the incorporation of informational texts into the curriculum. These texts might include freshly published articles and essays, foundational U.S. documents, and historic
This freebie includes: * reading literature anchor standard #2 overview example * a short sample of suggested readings for standard #2 * thematic analysis graphic organizers (one for grades 9-10 and one for 11-12) * an objective summary handout * a thematic analysis essay assignment * a rubric for essay assignment (one for grades 9-10 and one for grades 11-12)
Current Events Lesson - American Airlines Merger from Nick Samsal on TeachersNotebook.com (11 pages) - This is a short current events lesson designed to create discussion about the recent controversy over the merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways.
Current Events Lesson - NSA Surveillance Scandal from Nick Samsal on TeachersNotebook.com (11 pages) - This is a short current events lesson designed to create discussion about the spying conducted by the National Security Agency (NSA). Created on 29 October 2013, this lesson focuses on the spying conducted by the U.S. government against its European alli
A very hard test... best exam preparation to encourage careful reading! from Teachers Resource Force on TeachersNotebook.com (3 pages) - A clever resource which challenges students to really follow written instructions carefully when doing tests or exams. This one will be sure to make an impact and stick in their minds next time they take an exam. Just try not to laugh while they are doin
Free Pinterest End Of LessonFree Pinterest End Of Lesson Activity For Any Subject! (Formative Assessment) Activity For Any Subject! (Formative Assessment) from Presto Plans on TeachersNotebook.com (2 pages) - This resource allows you to use something modern and current that the students love to your advantage. After any lesson, have students use this free worksheet to apply their understanding by making connections. The download includes a ready-to-print wo
Ups and Downs: A Fable about Politics from Information Station on TeachersNotebook.com (4 pages) - In any season of politics and rhetoric, it’s good for us to step back and try to look at all perspectives. Ups and Downs is a fable using a termite colony to uncover the mindsets of our two and a half primary political parties. Use this fable as a springb
Best exam preparation to encourage careful reading from Teachers Resource Force on TeachersNotebook.com (3 pages) - This resource is a clever way of getting your students to really read all instructions carefully before taking an exam or test.
High School English Rubric Sampler from Open Classroom on TeachersNotebook.com (4 pages) - This rubric sampler includes two CCSS aligned writing rubrics including a holistic narrative writing rubric (grades 11-12) and an analytic argumentative writing rubric (grades 9-10). Enjoy!
Continental Drift, Plate Tectonics, Earth Core, Plate Boundaries PowerPoint Review Game from Science from Murf on TeachersNotebook.com (160 pages) - This is 140 slide PowerPoint review game that contains 20 questions associated with faults, folds, and earthquakes and five for fun bonus questions about Rock n Roll topics as well as a final question. This review game concludes Part II
Sociolinguistics Projects from Hundred Languages on TeachersNotebook.com (2 pages) - Since students are different, they might feel comfortable applying what they had learnt in class in diverse ways, so they can choose among these options. This paper presents four project with instuctions and grading rubric.