This is an engaging and entertaining formative assessment. With a little preparation and careful instructions, students can rotate through several novel based activities with simply a rotate from the teacher every 9-10 minutes.Using stations with older students creates interest and adds engagement to any lesson.
Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities. Read on for 15 recommendations from secondary English Language Arts teachers.
Comment Cards for Academic Essay Writing: Helping Students Give Quality Comments
This product by Bespoke ELA contains a handout with five tips for writing effective comments during peer revision and coaches students on how to go about giving thoughtful, quality feedback on academic essays in a supportive and encouraging manner. Excellent for middle school and high school English Language Arts. by Bespoke ELA
This is a gallery walk assignment for The Scarlet Letter that requires students to view and write about images related to the text. A gallery walk is an activity that requires students to circulate around the room while thoughtfully observing and analyzing visual content.$