Teaching Poetry Through Rap
Using rap to teach poetry is fun, engaging and challenging. Rap engages our students and it enhances their understanding of poetic devices. Rap, specifically, can contain internal and external rhyme, assonance, consonance, simile, metaphor and much more.
Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Poems
Comparing three songs with symbolic meanings about the past, present and future and then writing poems.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
This site shows the young adult book in diary form so students can compare to print and media.
To Kill a Mockingbird Student Survival Guide
This website has been set up to be an annotation to the text of the novel. As you travel through the site, you'll find more than 400 annotations to help you get more out of your reading. Many of the annotations contain links to pictures or other websites to further help you in understanding your reading. Click away, learn, and have fun!