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Literary Hoots Flowchart: What Books to Give a Middle-Grader

Flowchart: What Books to Give a Middle-Grader

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Poetic - Literary Devices Poetry Test, Multiple Choice w/ Passages CCSS ELA 8-12

20-question multiple-choice test based on four separate poems; this assessment is perfect for an end-of-unit test on poetry. It is in multiple choice format for English Language Arts grades 8 - 12. The four poems provide a state-test-like format wherein your students apply their knowledge of the standards and concepts they have learned to four pieces they have not studied. An ELA test you'll use over and over.

13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.

Let your students take a free online skills and career test that will engage them in the Ceremony of the Twelve and Lois Lowry's classic novel THE GIVER.

13 Short Stories for Engaging Secondary Students & Teaching Literary Elements

Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.

Reading Log for Thinking and Responding

Reading log without parent signatures! This eleven page Language Arts document allows the students to think about their nightly reading and respond in a meaningful way. No more "mom sign this" Reading Log.