Thursday, November 26, 2009

Romeo and Juliet in Urban Slang

Author: Tonia Lee
This book translates Romeo and Juliet into language that kids can understand. It also includes questions and activities at the end of each act.
It's not just for urban kids either. I plan on using it for my rural North Carlina students.

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Literary Terms Work Sheet


For this worksheet, students will come up with a literary device (ie, simile, metaphor) based on the picture. When I did this activity, I encouraged students to add to my illustration.

Click here for literary terms posters