Title: Fact and Opinion Interactive Game
This game encompasses a mini-lesson on facts and opinions, and then students are able to play an interactive game to assess their knowledge. Great way to introduce facts and opinions.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (9) 17:
Title: Musical Metaphors and Similes
This video can be used in a variety of ways with multiple grade levels to teach metaphors and similes.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (7) 4:
Title: Odysseus: Epic Hero, Epic Journey
Using this interactive from Read Write Think, students will be able to chart details about Odysseus's journey that are unique to epic heroes. Categories include: name and description of hero, unusual birth, the call to adventure, the supernatural helper, talisman/special weapon, crossing the threshold, trials, achievement of goal, and reconciliation with a father figure.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (9) 4: