High School English

Graphic Essays for Romeo and Juliet
Where High School Writers Publish
High School Writing Teacher's Guide PDF (large file, so wait for it to load)
Writing Rubrics
Writing Traits
The Writing Process
Writing Posters
APA Style
MLA Style
MLA Format Termplate
MLA Citation Guide
Handbook for Writing & Research based on MLA 7th edition
Lord of the Flies Essays
Post it Notes for writing How to print the post-it notes
Writer's Notebook samples
Writer's Workshop pdf--tons of information
9-10 Writing Resources
Creative Writing Prompts
Persuasive Essay Format

The WOW Method

Includes both explanations and practice for students.
Grammar Packet
Improve your Sentence Structure
Secondary Grammar Worksheets
Parts of Speech Practice
Parts of Speech Review
Parts of Speech Diagnostic test and activities
Grammar Practice Online and with Handouts
Great site for tons of info and handouts


Leo Tolstoy short stories NEW 9/2012
The Most Dangerous Game Film on You Tube NEW 9/2012
Book Trailer Videos ++NEW++
The Five Facts of Fiction
Figurative Language
List of Sound Words
Figurative Language Lyrics
Short Stories and Handouts Ready to Use
Short Stories Index Online
American Short Stories
Reading Workshop Essentials
Literature Circle Lesson Plan for High School

Making Reading Passages Comprehensible for ELLs
AR Quiz Store
Word Generation
ELL students and classic texts
Romeo and Juliet Mega Info Page
Literature Links
Audio and Ebooks
lit2go A free online collection of stories and poems in Mp3 (audiobook) format.
Elements of Literature
One of These days by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents Study Guide

Huck Finn Assignments

Professional Development

Jim Burke English Companion
English Companion Ning
Larry Ferlazzo Website

Paint Chips for Vocabulary Check out this short video on vocabulary teaching using paint chips from the store.
Roots, Prefixes and Suffixes
Vocabulary Videos
Vocabsushi--vocab practice online

Reading and Writing
Informatinal Text Reading Strategies NEW 9/2012
AP English Resources This includes Sample Multiple Choice Question Stems
Tons of handouts and other resources
HS English Resources
BBC Learning English
American Values through Film
Teaching English with Technology Great information! Video links on how to use online citation websites!!!1
Free Speed Reading Course
Reader's Theater Script Downloads
James Patterson's website for kids of all ages about books