TED Talks Lesson Plans "The Power of Introverts." A great opportunity to build a positive and supportive class culture! This ELA CCSS aligned 2-3 day lesson is designed to increase self awareness and to enhance students' understanding of one another - ultimately to improve class and group discussions. This packet consists of 10 activities/assessments. "The Power of Introverts" is an eye-opening video which will guide your students toward realizing their own and others learning styles.
Poetry Workshop (Middle School Teacher to Literacy Coach)
Foldables for literacy. This is a different way to present information about reading. There are sections for a summary, reflection, character traits for two characters, and setting. This is a creative way for students to analyze what they read that involves more hands on decorating and colors. Great alternative to a book report.
21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills