Reading Standards for Fiction Activities in Middle School English Language Arts

Find free Middle School English Language Arts Activities on Reading Standards for Fiction.
Boy introduction lesson
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
Lesson based on the book 'The Boy in the striped pyjamas'. Aligned with Common Core State Standards: RL.6.1, RL.7.1, RL.8.1
The Story of an Hour - Introduction and Lesson 1
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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 1. It includes a detailed daily guide of materials, activities, lesson...
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...
Hunger Games Chapter 2 activities
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
We used an excerpt of chapter 2 from the hunger games to teach a varity of skills such as inference, context clues, main idea, and theme. Aligned to...
Treasure Island
ELA_Team 
Updated: 
2016
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Treasure Island PowerPoints; looking at the black spot; developing character and empathy with characters.
The Story of an Hour - Lesson 2
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
First read the lesson objectives with students and then lead an interactive shared reading about Kate Chopin. The teacher will post guiding questions...
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
A PPT I have used with a lower ability 6th/8th Grade group
Media Literacy: Fake VS Real News
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Students will develop skills in media literacy by researching, drafting, editing and evaluating real and fake news and by working collaboratively...
Cross the Line Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Cross the Line is a powerful activity that helps participants understand the effects of prejudice, ridicule, teasing, and bullying. Enjoy the Cross...
Macbeth lesson 2
gradteacher
Updated: 
2016
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
Common Core
Students read first scenes and focus on the curse the witches cast. Aligned with Common Core State Standards: RL.8.2 , RL.9-10.2 , RL.11-12.2