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Figurative Language
From schooltube.com
This is a great song that explains figurative language.  The song defines and gives examples of: hyperbole, similes, metaphors, onomatopoeia, and assonance.  It is catchy and would make a good intro or review to figurative language.   (02:52)
September 6, 2012 at 01:31 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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AMC "Story Matters Here: Story Elements"
From vimeo.com, produced by AMC
This is a short piece that shows story elements through a series of clips from famous movies and text that appears on screen.  This would be a great intro to any study on story elements and students could discuss those elements from any of the movies... [more]
November 13, 2012 at 03:37 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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Adjective Games
From ehow.com, produced by eHow.com
Adjective games are a great way to teach students more about the English language - and to learn a few new things yourself. Learn about adjective games for middle level and high school students with help from a professional reading and English tutor ... [more]
September 10, 2012 at 04:34 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Word Choice in Writing
From YouTube, produced by On Demand Instruction
This is an instructional video with examples of how to use strong word choice in writing.  This slideshow video covers how to help writer's use words that engage, enlighten, educate, and entertain their audience.  This would be good for lesson prepar... [more]
October 24, 2012 at 02:10 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Word Choice in Writing
From YouTube, produced by On Demand Instruction
This is an instructional video with examples of how to use strong word choice in writing.  This slideshow video covers how to help writer's use words that engage, enlighten, educate, and entertain their audience.  This would be good for lesson prepar... [more]
October 24, 2012 at 02:10 PM
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