High School Worksheets

The 9th-12th grade band materials support student learning for students at the ninth, tenth, eleventh, or twelfth grade levels. Many items can be used to teach basic skills that will be necessary for ninth through twelfth graders to master reading, writing, and spelling skills. Locating materials by grade band can help you with students who are progressing more quickly than their grade level with their skills mastery, but it can also help with students who are still working on the core skills from a previous grade, as well as a mixed classroom of multiple learners. Below are free, printable worksheets, which are ready to be used or duplicated for home or classroom.

Narrator’s Point of View Flow Chart

Printable Flow Chart Activity - Narrator's Point of View

This flowchart helps students identify the correct point of view. They answer “yes” and “no” questions to identify the correct point of view.

Correcting Dangling Modifiers

Correcting Dangling Modifiers Language Arts Worksheet

Now it’s time to correct the dangling modifiers in sentences!

Correcting Misplaced Modifiers

Misplaced Modifier Worksheet

Your student will correct the misplaced modifiers in this worksheet.

Edgar Allan Poe and the Fall of the House of Usher

Edgar Allan Poe - Free, Printable Activity About The Fall of the House of Usher

In this activity, students read a passage from Poe’s “The Fall of the House of Usher” and write what they think the underlined words mean.

Edgar Allan Poe: The Oval Portrait

Edgar Allan Poe - The Oval Portrait Printable Reading Activity

In this activity, students read a passage from Edgar Allan Poe’s 1842 short story “The Oval Portrait” and answer questions.

Elegy for Lincoln: Walt Whitman’s Poem

Abraham Lincoln Printable Activity - Elegy by Walt Whitman

In this activity, students read a “O Captain! My Captain!” about Abraham Lincoln and his death. Students then answer questions about the poem.

Explaining Oxymorons

Explaining Oxymorons - Free, Printable Worksheet Lesson Activity

This oxymoron worksheet is awfully good!

Higher Grades KWL Chart Template

KWL Chart Template

KWL charts are helpful tools to teach students how to approach problem solving. This template is designed for students in middle school and high school.

Irish Proverbs Worksheet Activity

Printable St. Patrick's Day Activity - Irish Proverbs!

This activity lists some Irish proverbs and your students will explain what they think each one means.

Irony in Poetry


Two poetry passages from classic literature are the focus of this irony worksheet.

Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers

Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers

Whether they are dangling or misplaces, these modifiers need to be corrected!

Oxymoron Match

Oxymoron Match - Free, Printable Worksheet Activity

An oxymoron is some seriously fun figurative language!

Placing Modifiers

Placing modifiers Worksheet Activity

In this worksheet your student will place modifiers in sentences.

Shakespeare’s Famous Sayings and Phrases

Printable Shakespeare Worksheet Activity - Famous Sayings and Phrases

Bring some fun into the classroom with this activity that asks students to guess the meaning of Shakespeare’s famous sayings and phrases.

Situational Irony vs. Dramatic Irony

Situational vs. Dramatic Irony - Worksheet Practice Activity

Your student will determine which passage shows situational irony and which shows dramatic irony.

Visual Irony

Visual Irony Worksheet Activity

Can your student spot the visual irony in the pictures in this worksheet?

Warm Up to Hyperbole!

Printable Hyperbole Warm Up Activity for Class or Home

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.

Warm Up to Irony!

Printable Irony Warm Up Activity for Class or Home

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.