Teaching literature

Discover creative strategies and resources to make teaching literature a fun and enriching experience. Inspire students to explore different genres and develop a lifelong passion for reading.
Learning Specialist and Teacher Materials - Good Sensory Learning: Literary Devices: Free Handout and Link to New Publication English, Coaching, English Literature Notes, Literary Terms, Language Guide, English Literature, Reading Strategies, English Writing, Teaching Literary Elements

Over the years, my students have come to sessions seeking help with literary devices. They have expressed confusion over the terms: literary devices, literary terms, literary elements and figurative language, and they also struggle with the many definitions. What are Literary Devices, Literary Terms, Literary Elements and Figurative Language? Literary Devices are creative writing strategies used by an author to convey his or her message(s). When used well, literary devices help readers to…

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Lisa Allen
People, Films, Writing A Book, English, English Literature, English Literature Notes, Literature Books, Literature Humor, Book Writing Tips

Spark Notes has boiled down the history of literary movements to a collection of one line quips. The problem with literature is that there’s so much of it. Books go back a long time (like at least ten or fifteen years, I’m thinking), and if you’re a student taking an English class, you’re supposed to be familiar with…

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Michelle Bracken
Unlock the magic of Shakespeare in your classroom with these 7 exciting teaching ideas! 🎭 From creative activities to innovative lesson plans, this blog post is a must-read for teachers looking to make studying Shakespeare fun and engaging. Perfect for introducing any unit on the Bard! #ShakespeareTeaching #EngagingEducation #TeacherResources Lesson Plans, High School, Middle School English, Teaching Literature, Writing Classes, Introducing Shakespeare, Teaching Poetry, Teaching Drama, High School Lesson Plans

Unlock the magic of Shakespeare in your classroom with these 7 exciting teaching ideas! 🎭 From creative activities to innovative lesson plans, this blog post is a must-read for teachers looking to make studying Shakespeare fun and engaging. Perfect for introducing any unit on the Bard! #ShakespeareTeaching #EngagingEducation #TeacherResources

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Jessica Darnell
Coaching, High School, English Language Arts, High School Writing Lessons, Teaching Close Reading, Secondary English, Teaching Lessons Plans, Teaching Strategies, Writing Lessons

Are you a teacher looking for ways to prepare your middle and high school students for advanced reading and writing? Look no further. This post will give you the top four skills all ELA students should learn. Inspired by AP English Literature and Composition skills and objectives, you'll learn strategies, tips, lesson ideas, and more for effective and efficient English language arts instruction.

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Sherri Cummings Hope