Love using film to engage your students? Here are my top 5 films to use in high school ELA classes - for teaching critical theory, concepts in literature, writing, and debate!
Use art to teach students about literary analysis. FREE DOWNLOAD. High school and middle school ELA.
Musings from the Middle School: Article of the Week
Picture Books in Middle School | Using picture books in your classroom can engage reluctant readers, help introduce a lesson, and build community. Check out tips & resources for using picture books in middle school from The Hanson Hallway at The Secondary English Coffee Shop
Run an Awesome Escape Room in Your Classroom!
ESCAPE ROOMS/BREAKOUTS What to look for to create an awesome escape experience for your class!
Data Tracking in a Middle School Classroom
Data Tracking in a Middle School ELA Classroom #datatracking #middleschool #msela
Have fun with your poetry unit by incorporating blackout poetry! Your middle school and high school English language arts students will love creating these poems.
Classroom Escape Room (Review Game)
Mskcpotter: Classroom Escape Room Review Game for the English Classroom
7th & 8th Grade English Language Arts Resources for ENTIRE School Year: EDITABLE
7th grade English | 8th grade English | Entire year of interactive activities and resources | Middle school ELA | Hands-on materials | The SuperHERO Teacher
Middle School ELA Pacing Chart
Click to download the pacing chart I use for my middle school ELA class. It'll be a big help when planning.
Blog post - 7 tips for decorating an English classroom for middle or high school, written by Secondary Sara and Presto Plans!
let kiddos sample before choosing a book for lit circle :) could adapt for other things.....maybe do a tasting at end of year to get ideas for summer reading?
Short stories for middle school/high school classrooms
Connect your students to great authors and titles! Blog post with 40 titles for middle school readers from TeachingELAwithJoy.com
Informational Text & Reading Literature with Film Clips: Grade 6-8 Lesson Bundle
Teach EVERY reading literature and reading informational text common core state standard with film clips (Grades 6-8)! Common Core ELA Test Prep is FUN with VIDEO CLIP ACTIVITIES! Use videos to teach inferencing! Use pixar shorts to teach main idea, plot characterization! Use spoken word and speeches to teach theme! An entire year of middle school english curriculum. NO PREP secondary text bundle for reading literature and informational text standards #videostoteachinferencing
Daily Bell Ringers - Middle School English - 4 Weeks of Warm ups
4 weeks of daily bell ringers for the middle school ELA classroom