Helping Students Understand Literary Devices

Helping Students Understand Literary Devices Freebie

classroomfreebiestoo.com

High School Classroom signs (inspiration from http://mrswoodblogs.wordpress.com) | High school? PLEASE--my COLLEGE students can't even get most of these right.

Saved by
Kari Bjerke

"On Being a High School English Teacher" -- food for thought from a former teacher

On Being a High School English Teacher

hellogiggles.com

Constructivist Test Prep? You bet. Check out today's blog post about what I do--and don't do--for test prep. Stop by and check it out...

The Teacher Studio: Learning, Thinking, Creating: Constructivist Test Prep? You bet.

theteacherstudio.com

Mr. Sheehy's English Website

Mr. Sheehy's English Website - home

sheehy-english.wikispaces.com

Synonym Rolls~ The common word goes in the middle, and students write 10-12 synonyms along the swirly lines. Color it in lightly with cinnamon and glaze colors and you have a yummy display. Great idea from We've Got a Diem to Carpe!

Pinned from
adiemtocarpe.tumblr.com

The Twelve Character Archetypes. One character does not have to be a single archetype. They change throughout the story.

Archetypes Explained

archetypesexplained.com

Essay Grading

10 Tips for Efficient Essay Grading | Secondary Solutions

simplynovelteachers.com

By the time you finish grading 150 essays it's time to grade 150 more. #TeacherProblems This seems to be my classroom theme this year.

Pinned from
traceeorman.com

Here are three of my favorite tips from 10 Tips for Efficient Essay Grading: 1) Require proof that the paper has been edited/revised. 2) Set a timer so that you don't spend too much time on each paper. 3) Create a key for common errors to cut down on the time it would take to write out comments.

10 Tips for Efficient Essay Grading | Secondary Solutions

simplynovelteachers.com

Mary Louise Wells (This is your brain on English) [AP Lit and Honors English IV]

Mary Louise Wells | This is your brain on English.

teacherpress.ocps.net

Demotivators - We didn't just invent the demotivational poster... We perfected it. (For a satire unit?)

Demotivators®, The World's Best Demotivational Posters

despair.com

Great TED Talks for English Teachers https://inforgood.wordpress.com/2010/08/25/great-ted-talks-for-english-teachers/

Great TED Talks for English Teachers

inforgood.wordpress.com

writing prompts

Pinned from
writingprompts.tumblr.com

Teacher corrects student's grammar following expletive-ridden letter - Telegraph

Pinned from
telegraph.co.uk

Laura Randazzo

Pinned from
teacherspayteachers.com

misused words

10 Most Commonly Misused Words | Advanced Marketing Strategies

am-strategies.com

Teaching English in the Block

Pinned from
books.google.com

An Exploration of Romanticism Through Art and Poetry

Pinned from
readwritethink.org

Addicted to books

Pinned from
imageswiki.com

Alternatives to Homework/Worksheets.

So Much Homework

connectedprincipals.com

A great how-to guide for using socratic seminar to engage readers! Complete with free handout for students to get you started!

Pinned from
simplynovelteachers.com

Literary Devices in Pop Culture---awesome!!

Pinned from
youtube.com

Free PDF of this striking quote that you can turn into a poster. ...

Pinned from
teacherspayteachers.com

Ten Inspiring Classroom Quotes Freebie (Black and White) Cute Quotes Printables for the Classroom

Pinned from
teacherspayteachers.com