Review MLK's "I Have a Dream" speech text and explore the metaphors he used to convey his message through the accompanying questions.
Read a short article, answer 10 comprehension questions, and use the gathered knowledge to write a central idea sentence about the text.
Identify elements of an argumentative essay and write original claim sentences to support individual reasoning.
Identify literary genres through a set of 12 task cards with short text passages and multiple-choice questions.
Teach your students the basics of what makes a good argumentative essay through this downloadable PowerPoint presentation.
In this figurative language matching game, students will pair 24 phrase cards with their corresponding literary device.
A set of 16 flash cards to practice defining the different elements of a drama.
A set of 24 sorting cards to practice identifying different text structures.
A poem that explores the feelings students may experience when heading back to school after an extended break.
A worksheet to record different text features found in a piece of text.
A set of 12 task cards to practice working with figurative language.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching sound devices to your students.
An editable PowerPoint to use when teaching text structures to your students.
A set of 24 text structure cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
A worksheet that can be used in multiple ways when teaching figurative language.
A set of 28 figurative language example cards to use in a sorting or scoot activity.
A worksheet for students to practice identifying a claim and supporting evidence in an argumentative text.
A flip book template for students to identify examples of figurative language.
An activity for students to identify and interpret figurative language.
An article and comprehension task that celebrates women during World War 1.
An article about springtime blooms and festivals paired with a comprehension task.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Jessica Watson.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Yuna Kim.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Obiageli Ezekwesili.
An article and comprehension task that celebrates Black American inventors.
A comprehension task to use when learning about Kamala Harris.
A 75-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a poem about a thinker.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a biographical text about four humans who have achieved great things.
A comprehension worksheet paired with a comic about being safe when sharing photos on digital platforms.
A comprehension task paired with an article about the history of Halloween.
A journal to help students become more familiar with the genre of poetry.