Use this writing rubric to: track writing growth for ELL/ESL/ELD or ELA students, grades 8-12; have students conceptualize what is required of high-quality writing, and how to get there; as a quarterly measure of writing growth; grade writing assignments; and/or, have students reference when writing.
Word Explosion Mini-Unit 2-Day Lesson Plan with Rubric
A mini-unit that:- Teaches how imagery can make writing stronger- Teaches how imagery in writing can have real-life applications- Teaches how to include various forms of imagery in writing- Encourages students to practice using different imagery- Includes a grading rubric for a Word Explosion final assignment- Includes 2 lesson plans correlating to standards for improving student writing (with Do Now, Intro to New Material, Guided Practice, Independent Practice, Materials Needed, Homework…
FREE Persuasive Language Worksheets...English Language Arts, Writing 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th Worksheets... students practice identifying and explaining them in use. These FREE worksheets will help facilitate that process.
Teachers can use this quick and easy exit slip idea to have students both review what was learned and demonstrate understanding. Excellent exit slip idea! Can be modified for any grade, subject or content area.ELL & ELA by Jen
Use this fun assignment to encourage ELL's to demonstrate their knowledge of similes and metaphors! Assignment encourages all facets of ESL classroom-based education (speaking, listening, reading, AND writing)
Included are multiple activities for building a welcoming and positive classroom culture. Directions for each activity and writing space are included. Each activity has been made applicable for every subject, grades 8-12. Activities are meant to be used during the first week of school, to build a positive classroom environment right from the year's start!
Debating Skills: Teach Your Students the Art of Argument
This is a modified version of Cornell notes, intended for use in an ESL or ELL classroom. It helps develop quality note-taking skills and increases comprehension for ELLs in grades 6-12. The template can be modified if needed. Includes teacher instructions!