Middle school language lesson plans & activities

Middle School English Language Arts Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

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  • English Language Arts
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
A collection of 8 poems that use personification. The Word documents have each poem in plain text and illustrated. There is one Word document that...
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
This mnemonic helps students to improve their writing by varying the way they begin sentences; varying punctuation; and using relative pronouns. It...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Common Core
An extensive pack of lesson starters on spelling, punctuation and grammar. Aligned to Common Core State Standards: L.6.1, L.6.5 , L.7.1, L.7.5 , L.8...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
There are many ways in which the anthology can work. For example; it may be used as part of a library lesson; as a series of starters or for events...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
A booklet of etymology resources comprising a 7-8 lesson sequence. BE AWARE you will need to make flash cards with the word roots and meanings of...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
This PowerPoint contains all the resources needed to make a game of Poetry Connect 4. The first grid is a game mat with examples of similies;...
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<p>low ability. basic word work sheets based on James and the Giant Peach; and a few other bits such as blank comic strip for potential...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Using Katy Perry's 'Fireworks' as the basis for the lesson; students will identify her use of "similes" and the effect and imagery that this creates...
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
A range of resources to cover different types of poetry; limericks; simile; metaphor; personification. Includes cards for kinesthetic activities and...
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  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
A variety of sentences alongside examples. Useful when exploring sentence variety. These can be distributed to students and they need to find their...