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This resource includes an accurate and easy way to teach students to write a character analysis paper. Included are instructions for the teacher; instructions for the students; a rubric to grade the papers; and a sample character analysis. Learning to analyze characters in literature is a life skill that will improve the reading and viewing experience of both students and adults throughout their lives.
This creative writing assignment gives students practice in creating profiles of characters they will feature in their stories. Students can visualize what their characters will look like and create personalities for them. This activity can be accessed in GOOGLE Drive and is perfect for distance learning.
Use these figurative language worksheets to help students enrich their writing. Use this resource in GOOGLE Drive for distance learning. Recognizing literary devices in literature is a life skill for language arts students. #smiles #metaphors #alliteration #personification #hyperbole.
This best selling 8-page unit is a lesson on how to compare and contrast two short stories and write a comparison/contrast composition about them. A grading rubric is included. #compareandcontrast #writeanessay #grammar #compareshortstories
This interactive digital resource for Google Drive will help students learn to identify archetypes in literature. An archetype, also known as universal symbol, may be imagery, a character, a theme, a plot, a symbol or even a setting. Many kinds of connections link ancient literature with modern stories, plays, and poems. Part of the pleasure of reading literature is in discovering these similarities.
After reading an untitled, original short story written by Charlene Tess, students will answer a series of questions about its characters, setting, conflict, and theme. The answers are provided. To help students determine the story's theme, they will assign the story a title.
This resource teaches a writing revision technique that will improve students' writing. Being redundant is a writing error that is common and hard to recognize. You can print this resource or use it in GOOGLE Drive for distance learning. #repetition #redundancy #revisiontechnique
This best selling unit includes: *a note to the teacher with instructions on how to present the lesson; * 2 sample rubrics; * a graphic organizer on which students take notes on the plot, characters, theme, point of view, and tone of two short stories; * an instruction sheet for students; and * 2 rubrics for the teacher to use to grade the compositions. #compareandcontrast #essaywriting
This resource offers useful tips on how to write a thesis statement and give examples of some that are well-written. Use this resource in GOOGLE Drive to teach your students how to write a thesis statement. Getting started on a composition is the hardest part, and formulating a thesis statement is key. Once they know how it's easy. #thesisstatement #writing #distancelearning