Improving Written Comprehension and Responses! [+ 2 FREEBIES!] - Dianna Radcliff
This post is for ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS WANTING TO INCREASE WRITTEN COMPREHENSION and RESPONSES!!! This post is full of ideas, suggestions and more to help improve student’s ability to compose text! Now, are you in NC like me? If so, everything below started from being involved in K-3 right here in NC. So this […]
[UPDATED] MLA 8th Format, In-Text Citation, and Works Cited Worksheets + Test
Use this 6 day unit to teach your students how to embed and cite quotes in their writing according to MLA Format - 8th Edition. My students showed a lot of improvement after a week. Students are given many opportunities to practice the skills and the quizzes and test give you a perfect idea of where your students are in terms of knowing the basics of MLA citation.
Evidence Tracker for Reading Comprehension & Argumentative Writing
Hi Everyone! Caitlin here from EB Academic Camps and The Styled Teacher where I blog about teacher fashion. I won't take up too much of your time today because I'm sure you're either thoroughly enjoying your Spring Break, or you're thisssss close to freedom for a week or so :) I have to be honest. I never had to do test prep in my classroom. There were never any state tests.* No tests that dictated the future of my students. My future. My school's future. I had none of it. And it was…
Lesson Plans - Teach Argument
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Essay Writing Help: Concluding Paragraphs
This week, I’m continuing the occasional “How to Write” series with a look at the power of an essay’s conclusion. English teacher friends, here is the three-sentence formula that often turns a B+ e…
Textual Evidence Sentence Starters -an anchor chart that gives excellent textual evidence sentence starters to help students as they write constructed and extended responses Check out our Inference of the Day No Prep Printables and Introductory PowerPoint for more in-depth inferencing practice oppo...
Speed Debating in the ELA Classroom - Write on With Miss G
If you want to see me plan a GREAT lesson, don’t come find me on a Sunday afternoon when I’ve deliberately set aside a chunk of time for some hardcore planning. I’ll be priming my…