Figurative language is easy to make one of the most engaging aspects of an ELA class. By nature, it is playful. Because it can be paired with pretty much any…
So you have to teach poetry, and you’re not excited about it. Try these engaging activities to spice up poetry lessons in middle and high school.
Students don’t always find Shakespeare’s plays quite as interesting as teachers do. Often, they have an “It’s Greek to me” attitude. Reading and analyzing poetry is generally not at the…