Middle school language lesson plans & activities

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

ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...
TES Resource Team
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 8:00pm
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
For teachers wishing to brush up on their grammar, these ‘desk drawer’ flashcards are ideal to refer to in the middle of lessons. They provide a...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...
TESEnglish
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Active and passive voice - a powerpoint explaining the difference.
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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  • English Language Arts
  • 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...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
<p>A variety of card sort and investigation activities</p>
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...
ELA_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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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...