The Meanest English Teacher Ever
Here's a story that your students will be able relate to. (Yes, I know I ended a sentence with a prepostion, but relax, it's okay.)
The story includes questions about point of view as well.
This blog offers lots of free downloadable files for teachers: posters, worksheets, handouts, lesson plans. The blog will also tell you where to find free (or really) cheap things for your classroom.