VOCABULARY

HERO'S JOURNEY This interactive tool will provide students with background on the hero's journey and give them a chance to explore several of the journey's key elements. Students can use the tool to record examples from a hero's journey they have read or viewed or to plan out a hero's journey of their own.

PERSUASION MAP

PERSUASIVE WRITING

PROFILE PUBLISHER Students can use the Profile Publisher to mock up or draft online social networking profiles, yearbook profiles, and newspaper or magazine profiles for themselves, other real people (including historical figures), or fictional characters.

BLOGGING

STUDENT WRITING MODELS

GRAMMAR VIDEOS

PUBLIC SPEAKING VIDEOS

WRITING SKILLS VIDEOS

OUTA RAY'S HEAD Writing lessons for middle school

LANGUAGE ARTS: MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL

MIDDLE SCHOOL WRITING ACTIVITIES

HIGH SCHOOL WRITING ACTIVITIES

READ WRITE THINK LESSONS FOR MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH

WRITING RESOURCES FOR ALL LEVELS

LARRY FERLAZZO'S BEST SITES WHERE STUDENTS CAN WRITE FOR AN AUTHENTIC AUDIENCE

BOOK REPORTS USING A FAKE FACEBOOK PAGE

5 WAYS FOR STUDENTS TO PUBLISH IN UNDER A MINUTE

100 EXCELLENT SITES FOR ENGLISH TEACHERS

SOPHIA TUTORIALS ON ENGLISH TOPICS

MEDIA LITERACY LESSONS

TES ENGLISH RESOURCES

HUNGER GAMES UNIT

THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA ANIMATED VIDEO

LORD OF THE FLIES.The aim of this game is to introduce some basic analytical aspects of the book and to challenge the reader’s memory through play.

QUANDARY practice critical thinking and problem solving skills.

FACEBOOK TEMPLATES FOR YOUR CLASS

BEST WEBSITES FOR ENGLISH TEACHERS

PURDUE WRITING LAB

STUDENTS CREATE THEIR OWN CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE STORIES Video tutorial


FAKEBOOK Let your students view and create fake facebook pages of historic figures in a safe environment


NEWSELA Students read non-fiction news articles on their own level and changes levels as their reading improves.


MOOTUP Pair students up and have them debate online. This works well with the Newsela website