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Literary Techniques with video clips (symbolism, foreshadowing, flashback, atmosphere, plot twist)

Literary Techniques with video clips (symbolism, foreshadowing, flashback, atmosphere, plot twist) Restaino Canfield

16 Literary Techniques Explained through Disney examples. There's a bit more to archetype.

16 Fancy Literary Techniques Explained By Disney

Because why waste money on an English degree when you can just watch Disney movies? 16 Fancy Literary Techniques Explained By Disney

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School House Rock Grammar Songs

GREAT video on root words, prefixes, and suffixes!   Fantastic! It's done like a rap, so it really grabs kids' attention!

ANITA--good support for when we do prefixes and suffixes!--GREAT video on root words, prefixes, and suffixes! It's done like a rap, so it really grabs kids' attention!

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Paint Chip Story. Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling. Have kids choose five color samples with intriguing names to write a story from.

Practice Paint Sample Storytelling

For older kids-- Practice Paint Sample Storytelling - Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling.

The product teaches students various literary terms through the use of modern examples (music lyrics, TV, movies, novels, celebrities, images etc). It also includes lots of video clips that will engage your students.

Literary term of the week

Start your Monday's with the Literary Term Of The Week! This purchase includes a 110 slide presentation with modern examples of literary terms that your students will definitely recognize :) It also includes a Lit term of the week poster for each of the

Authors who will Skype classrooms for free!  Click on "Kate Messner" link to get a GREAT list of free Skype authors!

Skype Fun with Authors. Click through messner link to get to a great list of authors who will skype with classrooms for free

Kids will LOVE this. Fun video and Rap about the elements of a story. Explains plot, character, conflict, setting and theme.

I am going to have my kids write a book. Five Things (Elements of a Short Story) -- Fun video and rap about the elements of a story. Explains plot, character, conflict, setting and theme.

FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE IN A MUSICAL VIDEO~ Teach hyperbole, simile, and more using these visual clips.

FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE IN A MUSICAL VIDEO~ Teach hyperbole, simile, and more using these visual clips. This might be a good inspiration for students to find their own examples of figurative language in songs they know.

Use these short videos to teach older children figurative language and inferences…fantastic post!

Teaching Figurative Language with Media

This supports viewing principle for language arts. Use these short videos to teach older children figurative language and inferences…fantastic post!

Great cartoon video made almost entirely of idioms! Fun to do right before having students pick an idiom to write with a drawing of the literal meaning, its figurative definition, and a sentence using the idiom.

Unit 3 Week 2 Skill: Idioms Intro Great cartoon video made almost entirely of idioms! Fun to do right before having students pick an idiom to write with a drawing of the literal meaning, its figurative definition, and a sentence using the idiom.

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