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.

Charles Dickens Visits America

Printable Reading Comprehension Worksheet - Charles Dickens Visits America

In 1842 Charles Dickens was probably the most famous English language author in the world. In this year he visited America. Students read about the trip and answer the questions.

Charles Dickens: David Copperfield and His Aunt

Printable Main Idea Worksheet Activity - David Copperfield

Charles Dickens’ David Copperfield, published in 1849, is one of his most famous works. Students read the passage and answer questions.

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.

How to Write a Thesis Statement

How to Write a Thesis Sentence Activity

This activity helps students develop a strong thesis statement for their essays by providing practice writing sample statements.

How to Write an Introduction: Bridge Building Activity

How to Write an Introduction: Bridge Building Activity

This activity is designed to help students learn about writing introductions through a fun bridge building activity to join the lead noun card and thesis statement card.

How to Write an Introduction: Different Leads

How to Write an Introduction Worksheet Activity: Different Leads

This is a fun, creative activity where students explore ways to include factoids, stories, metaphors and more to create “hooks”. A great activity to help students develop strong introductions.

How to Write an Introduction: Lead Types

How to Write an Introduction - Lead Types Activity

Creating an attention-grabbing lead isn’t always easy but it’s very rewarding to students when they are able to create engaging introductions. This activity provides great practice to build better introductions!

How to Write an Introduction: Lead, Bridge, and Thesis

How to Write an Introduction Worksheet: Lead, Bridge and Thesis

Let’s combine it all! This activity helps students use thesis statements, bridges and leads to write strong essay introductions.

How to Write an Introduction: Write a Complete Introduction

How to Write an Introduction Worksheet Activity

This activity helps students bring together what they’ve learned to write a complete introduction, including the lead, bridge, and thesis statement.

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

irony_in_poetry

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

Mark Twain and the Homesick Connecticut Yankee

Reading Comprehension Worksheet Activity - Mark Twain and the Homesick Connecticut Yankee

Mark Twain published A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court in 1889. Students read an excerpt from chapter 7 and answer questions.