Looking for even more short stories to read with your middle school and high school students? There are so many options out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and lead into interesting discussions and activities.
The Gettysburg Address Rhetorical Analysis Activity Packet
These 20 interesting journal prompts are perfect for a quick middle or high school reading assessment. Add a layer of accountability to your reading lessons to motivate students to read and talk about their books.
Middle school and high school English teachers: these activities and assignments are easy to implement into your curriculum in the days before your break. Activities for poetry, debate, research and writing.
Micro Fiction, Creative Writing Fun for Teens, Narrative Writing, Sub Plan, CCSS
All writers of essays need to know how to write a thesis statement. Unfortunately, this proves difficult for inexperienced writers so teaching thesis statements should be the first step in teaching students how to write essays.