Most people exaggerate sometimes. Teach your students about hyperboles and have them complete this worksheet as they learn! Free and printable, it is a must for every classroom.
Here is a worksheet to print out for your students learning about irony! irony is a statement where the actual meaning is different from the literal meaning or a situation where the result is different than expected. WIth different examples given, students are asked to explain the irony in different phrases as well as come up with examples of their own.
Have you ever heard someone say “That is an oxymoron!” and not know what they meant? Print out this free worksheet to help teach students what an oxymoron is. They will learn the definition, how to identify, and even write their oxymoron with this free worksheet!
When you give human traits to something that is not human it is called personification. The tall tree stood guard at the gate is an example of personification. Here is a worksheet you can print out to familiarize students with what personification is and help them identify it in sentences, Free and printable, it is a great addition to any classroom.
Who’s job was more challenging, Washington or Lincoln? Your students will let you know!
Your student will answer some word meaning questions in this reading comprehension worksheet on waves and currents.
This worksheet helps your student learn to use context clues.
This worksheet on tribal government includes a writing exercise for reading comprehension.
Your student will learn about weather forecasting and answer a reading comprehension question in this worksheet.
Your student will explore the purpose of President Franklin Roosevelt’s speech on the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
“Nevermore” will you have to look for a middle school worksheet on context clues!
In this worksheet your student will match up the figures of speech with the phrase or sentence.
In this middle school activity students will write sentences using subject complements.
In this middle school activity students will write sentences using object complements.
The article Hawaii, the Aloha State needs an ending. Have your students read the article and write a conclusion.
Students will write their own conclusion with this activity. Print out the free worksheet Why the Moon for your students to read. They will then write a conclusion, remembering to include important parts of the article.
Now it’s time to work on commas used in a variety of ways.
Valentine’s Day is a perfect time to introduce your student to writing poetry!
Time to write some sentences with gerunds!
Here’s a worksheet on writing sentences using infinitives.