This is a great free figurative language cheat sheet to help you teach the various devices in your middle school classroom (could even be used in upper elementary!). Use this worksheet with other activities for students!
So you're looking for that perfect activity to hook the students from the start of a novel study? We're here to help. Today, we talk through the 3 crucial elements to any engaging introduction activity.
8 great ideas that can be used with any novel study at any grade level. Better than book reports, these ideas will have your students think more complexly about the characters, themes, nuances, and connections of the books. These project ideas are also found in the novel study for Touching Spirit Bear.