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Shakespeare

Shakespeare Flowchart

Shakespeare Podcast

Shakespeare in the Classroom Activities

Good Tickle Brain - Shakespeare Site

Using Romeo and Juliet: Irony

Romeo and Juliet Part 1 - Crash Course

Love or Lust: Romeo and Juliet Part 2 - Crash Course

Shakespeare in the Classroom video

The Language of Shakespeare: Shakespearean Phrases

Shakespearean Insult Kit

Essential Knowledge and Terms You Must Know to Study Shakespeare

LIterary Terms You Must Know - Test Prep

Other Literary Terms - Use to Look Up Harder, Less Known, Terms like "Double Entendre"

The "World's Largest" Shakespeare Library

Free Production of Romeo and Juliet from the Globe Theatre in London, 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Website

 

Articles of the Week

#2: Real Vs. Fake News

#2: Real Vs. Fake Online Version

#1: Cell Phone Ban

 

Final's Week 

Final's Week Powerpoint

 

Get Involved

Water for South Sudan

I Kept Walking: Salva Dut Ted Talk

Exile International

Shared Hope International

William Kamkwamba

 

Grammar Resources

Active vs. passive voice 

More Active vs. passive voice

What are Gerunds?

 

Get Involved

Water for South Sudan

I Kept Walking: Salva Dut Ted Talk

Exile International

Shared Hope International

William Kamkwamba

 

Library

Click here to search the CCHS media center's card catalog

 

Nonfiction 

Non-Verbal Communication Article

How to Read Body Language

Non-Verbal Language and Body Language

Do You Speak Body Language?

 

Planning Tools

Google Keep

Evernote

 

Presentation Help

Infographic Information

Canva Infographic Maker

Infographics - Kathy Schrock's Guide

The One-Pager Explained

 

Poetry

The Sonnet

Sonnet 18: "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day" - The Ultimate Valentine's Day Sonnet

"Table Games" by Sarah Kay Text

Sarah Kay performs "Table Games"

Poetry Writing #1:  George Ella Lyon and Narrative Writing

 

Reading 

Book Talk Organizer for Flip Grid

Informational Text Project Ideas

Literary Dominoes

 

Research Help

Citing Sources - Reference Sheet

Sample Works Cited

Six Simple Steps for Writing a Research Paper

Writing a Research Paper in 15 Easy Steps

Barrett's Research Paper Checklist

Making a Works Cited:  Powerpoint

 

Some of Mrs. Barrett's Favorite Sites

https://www.barrettsblog.net/

https://flipgrid.com/

Flocabulary

Patreon

Student Choice in the ELA Classroom

 

Teaching Irony

Using Romeo and Juliet

Susan Glaspell's Trifles

Saki's Interlopers

Stephen Crane's Blue Hotel

O. Henry's Ransom of Red Chief

Tips on Courtly Love

Petrarch and Courtly Love

 

The Odyssey

Things you must know before reading

John Green's Crash Course

Modern Movies with an Odyssey Twist