1. Simile and Metaphor

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L10
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to explain the effect of similes and extended metaphors in literary text.

  2. Imagery and Figurative Language (Grade 8)

    • Resource ID: E8RdM2L11
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to make complex inferences and use textual evidence such as imagery and figurative language to support understanding.

  3. Find Connections Across Texts Including Other Media

    • Resource ID: E8RdM4L1
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to evaluate the role of media in focusing attention on events and informing opinions on issues as well as techniques used to create point of view, and how this impacts the audience.

  4. Revision Strategies: Practice 4 (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will label every sentence and change simple sentences into compound and compound-complex sentences as appropriate.

  5. Subordinating Conjunctions

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L2
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of subordinating conjunctions.

  6. Appositive Phrases, and Adverbial and Adjectival Phrases and Clauses

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L3
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of appositive phrases, and adverbial and adjectival phrases and clauses.

  7. Main and Subordinate Clauses

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use and understand the purpose of main clauses and subordinate clauses.

  8. Capitalization

    • Resource ID: E8WrM3L5
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies to help you edit your writing for correct capitalization.

  9. Evaluate Graphics in Informational/Procedural Text

    • Resource ID: E8RdM3L5
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to evaluate graphics for their clarity in communicating meaning and achieving a specific purpose.

  10. Conservation of Mass—It's the Law!

    • Resource ID: R4SCI0045
    • Grade Range: 9–12
    • Subject: Science

    This resource includes videos, interactives, and additional resources to help students understand the law of conservation of mass and how to balance chemical equations.

  11. Imagery: Simile and Metaphor (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify the similes and metaphors in a text and evaluate their importance to the meaning of the text.

  12. Tone, Style, and Figurative Language: Practice 5

    • Resource ID: E1WrM7P5
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will mark examples of figurative language and the diction that indicate tone.

  13. Dramatic Irony (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L9
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to recognize dramatic irony and explain how it functions in a play.

  14. Review of Dramatic Elements: Practice 4 (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to recognize the functions of monologue, soliloquy, and dramatic irony in a play.

  15. Spelling (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8L8
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn proofreading techniques to use in checking for correct spelling.

  16. Literary Terminology: Practice 5 (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P5
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will practice using terminology critical for comprehension, interpretation, and analysis of poetry, drama, and fiction.

  17. Grammar (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM8L9
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to edit for correct grammar.

  18. What's Your Point (of View)? Practice 6 (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P6
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to identify point of view and understand how it shapes fiction.

  19. Analyze Clarity of Objectives of a Procedural Text (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L7
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the clarity of the objectives in software, warranties, and consumer manuals/publications.

  20. Analyze Factual, Quantitative, or Technical Data in Multiple Graphical Sources (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L8
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the factual, quantitative, and technical data in graphs and charts.