Dear Fellow Teacher,
The first round of single day and mini unit lesson plans and resources are now available. As with any lesson, I've spent numerous hours planning and implementing these lessons through the last few years.
Here's what's included in your lesson package:
- Common core aligned lesson plans
- Lessons that utilize proven engagement strategies
- Activities that promote higher order thinking
- Links to online resources
- and more...
I am so happy to be able to share these with like minded educators who are dedicated to challenging and fostering inquiry in our youth.
Emily Du Plessis
Single Day Lessons
Analyzing Speech Rhetoric
Students focus on the analyzing the purpose, audience and language used to move crowds through famous speeches. Add to Cart $12.00
Elements of Fiction
A collection of the single day lessons that incorporate the main elements of fiction.
Close Reading & Text Marking
With high stakes testing focused on students’ ability to read, mark and analyze a text, now more than ever students need instruction on close reading and annotating skills. Coming Soon!
Through reflection on favorite stories and movies, students will identify the various types of characters present in fiction stories. Coming Soon!
Students will learn the various characteristics of different folklore and engage in writing activities to demonstrate their understanding.
Assess your students’ understanding of elements of fiction by having them work collaboratively on writing a fiction short story.
Figurative Language & Poetry
Students learn about figurative language by identifying and analyzing its use in poetry. Students get exposed to poetry and analyze the impact figurative language has in writing.
Students focus on mastering a well developed paragraph to ensure their understanding and prepare them for attacking a full essay.