Language Activities in Middle School English Language Arts

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Knight's Tale Language Study
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  • Word Meaning
  • MS, HS
Common Core
This handout contains 3 extracts taken from different versions of the Knight's Tale from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales; the original text; a modernized...
Importance of Mentors: Video-Based Empowerment Lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
Career Girls Empowerment Lesson Video Series: Importance of Mentors (1:34 sec) We’re not born with instructions on how to do what we want. That’s...
Using the movie A Wrinkle in Time as a portal to the text, A Wrinkle in Time
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
New York DOE
This choice board, and subsequent links to other resources, provides a means to entice screen savvy students into some seriously engaging tasks that...
The Story of an Hour - Lesson 3
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
This teacher’s guide offers an overview of “The Story of an Hour”: Lesson 3. It includes a detailed daily guide of materials, activities, lesson...
The Story of an Hour - Extension Activities
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
This teacher’s guide offers an overview of “The Story of an Hour”: Extension Activities. It includes a detailed daily guide of materials, activities...
SEL Activity - The Torn Heart
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, PD
This is a SEL lesson in which participants empathize with someone who is being or feeling put-down, towards laying the groundwork for group...
Robin Hood Middle School Unit
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
This is an entire unit that follows: CCSS.RL.7.9 Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account...
Wordcraft
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2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Standards aligned
Wordcraft ( www.playwordcraft.com ), is a new computer game that teaches the morphology (prefixes, suffixes, Greek and Latin roots). The game was...
Filmmaking Careers: Video-Based Career Exploration Lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
Career Girls Empowerment Lesson Video Series: Filmmaking Careers (2:02 sec) Do you love telling stories? Is writing scripts or creating film your...
Lesson Plan: Americans at the Movies - Communicating with Cuts
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Use this lesson from The Story of Movies film study curriculum to introduce students to early filmmaking techniques. Students will screen the 1903...