This Record-Breaking Bestseller Was Originally A Total Flop
In 1988, a little-known Brazilian author named Paulo Coelho published a book called The Alchemist, an allegory about a young shepherd in search of his tr...
I love teaching the Elements of Literature! I think it's vital to students understanding what it takes to make a good story (long or short) so they are able to add it to their own stories. Today we expanded from Monday's foldable for PLOT. See the EofLit foldable. We created a page for the basic steps of PLOT: PLOT: sequence of events, cause/effect, conflict, relationships. *the storyline* EXPOSITION: meet the characters; learn about the setting (time & place; where/when); conflict/problem…
The Script - Hall of Fame (Lyric) ft. will.i.am
The Script's official Lyric video for 'Hall of Fame'. Click to listen to The Script on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/TheScriptSpotify?IQid=ScriptHOFLAs feature...
McDonald Publishing Elements Of Literature Colossal Poster
Here's a terrific display for any language arts classroom. The huge, colorful poster clearly defines nine important elements of literature: plot, theme, setting, characterization, conflict, mood, style, tone, and point of view. The teacher's guide contains additional information, teaching suggestions, and related instructional activities.
Teacher's Pet - High Quality, Downloadable Primary Classroom Resources since 2010!
Primary classroom resources, displays, mental health and wellbeing scheme activities, topic resources, PowerPoints, assessment, teaching ideas, inspiration and more at Teacher's Pet...
Educents Poetry Bundle
Do you know what's coming up next month??!! Poetry month! One of my favorite things about writing is teaching figurative language, which is...
Five Ways to Use Memes to Connect With Students
Using memes in the classroom: five engaging and creative ways to use memes with your students
Travel information, videos and reviews of Andalusia, Spain
Andalusia is the southern-most region of Spain and a popular holiday destination. Travel advice, reviews and videos on Andalusia's towns and attractions
Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist
Painted a set of locations from the book, following Santiago's travels through Spain, Northern Africa and the Saharan desert. I tried for a more traditional painterly look with these, pushing the colors and proportions of things slightly into the realm of the fantastic. Hopefully, if you've read the book yourselves, you might recognize the locations. Enjoy :)