High School English

 

General
Grammar and Usage Cheat Sheet
English Banana
English Online http://eleaston.com/materials.html
SAT Vocabulary Quiz http://quizhub.com/quiz/f-vocabulary.cfm
AP Exam Review http://www.apexlearning.com/affiliates/aol/EngLangRev.html
Vocabulary University Activities http://www.vocabulary.com/VUlevel3S136.html
Merriam-Webster Online http://www.m-w.com/
High School English Hub http://highschoolhub.org/hub/english.cfm
Poetry Class  http://www.poetryclass.net/index.htm
Check out the rhyming dictionary at Rhyme Zone.
Lesson Plans
 

Grammar
Self Study Grammar Quizzes http://a4esl.org/q/h/grammar.html
English Forum Quizzes http://www.english-forum.com/00/interactive/
English Grammar Quiz Downloadable Test
Grammar Quiz http://www.englishgrammarconnection.com/cgi-bin/qrun4.pl
Grammar Bytes http://www.chompchomp.com/exercises.htm
Guide to Grammar and Writing http://webster.commnet.edu/grammar
Grammar & Writing Guide http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar
Web English Teacher Grammar http://www.webenglishteacher.com/grammar.html
Daily Grammar Lessons http://www.dailygrammar.com/archive.shtml
English Grammar Lessons http://www.englishgrammarconnection.com/lessonstart.html
Grammar Help http://www.hut.fi/~rvilmi/help/grammar_help
Grammar, Punctuation, Spelling http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/grammar/index.html
Daily Grammar Lessons http://www.dailygrammar.com/archive.shtml
Online English Grammar http://www.edufind.com/english/grammar/subidx.cfm
Glencoe Connecting Writing with Grammar
Glencoe Proofreading Practice 
 

Spelling
Commonly Misspelled Words http://www.sentex.net/~mmcadams/spelling.html
Spelling Lessons - ei, ie Words http://kidshub.org/kids/spelling-ei.cfm
Spelling Lessons - Poetry Vocabulary http://kidshub.org/kids/poetry.cfm
Daily Spelling Bee
Online Spelling Test
Glencoe Vocabulary Practice 
 

Ten Persuasive Prompts

         The Five Paragraph Essay Wizard- Persuasive Essay and prompts

         Persuasive Writing Plan

         Online Persuasive Writing with Essay Punch

         Persuasive Writing Organizer

         Tools for Writing Persuasive Essays

         Skills and Strategies for Persuasive Writing

         Persuasive Argument Essay

         Persuasive Writing Scoring

         Persuasive Writing Word Processing Activity

         Julius Caesar Persuasive Writing Lesson

         Persuasive Writing Worksheet

         Persuasive Essays and Position Papers

         Writing Handbook

         Writing Persuasive Essays

         Emotional Appeals in Persuasive Writing Presentation

         Finding Your Focus: The Writing Process Presentation

         Online Writing Lab

Writing a Thesis Statement
Get Writing http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/getwriting/
Writing Mechanics http://www.englishgrammarconnection.com/cgi-bin/wir1.pl
Avoiding Plagiarism http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/research/r_plagiar.html
High School Writing Guide http://www.oswego.org/staff/tcaswell/wg/index.htm
Research & Writing: Step by Step http://www.ipl.org/div/aplus/stepfirst.htm
Writing Research Papers http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/research/index.html
Writing Prompts for High School Students http://www.flash.net/~dmcb/journals/prompts2.htm
Fan Fiction (publish stories online) http://fanfiction.com/
Fiction Press (publish stories online) http://fictionpress.com/
Writer's Resource Library http://www.riverdeep.net/partners/aol/language_arts/main.jhtml
APA Bibliography Generator http://www.noodletools.com/noodlebib/index.php?style=APA&level=2
Research Paper Bibliography MLA Citations http://www.noodletools.com/quickcite/
How to Write A Term Paper http://www.gale.com/free_resources/term_paper/index.htm
Term Paper Template (Word File...click SAVE)
Thesis Template (Word File...click SAVE)
Book Review: Secondary 
Book Report (PowerPoint File...click SAVE)
English Composition Downloadable Test
 

Literature
Literature CyberGuides http://www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/score/cy912.html
Bibliomania http://www.bibliomania.com/
Suggested Reading List for High School Students http://www.phschool.com/curriculum_support/reading_list/high_school.html
Literature:  Barrow's Booknotes, Bookrags Notes, Sparknotes Free Online Study Guides, Novel Analysis, Classic Notes, Bartleby, Page by Page, Project Gutenberg
Reading Comprehension Quizzes http://www.readingcomprehensionconnection.com/lesson.html
Literature Teaching Materials http://go.hrw.com/hrw.nd/gohrw_rls1/pKeywordResults?btm%20select
The Odyssey
R
omeo and Juliet Resources
Mr. Shakespeare and the Net
Complete Works of Shakespeare http://www-tech.mit.edu/Shakespeare/works.html
Famous Poets & Poems http://eir.library.utoronto.ca/rpo/display/indexpoetdate.html
Favorite American Poets http://www.poets.org/poets/index.cfm
Online Rhyming Dictionary http://www.rhymezone.com
Glossary of Poetic Terms http://www.poeticbyway.com/glossary.html
Poetry for High School Students http://www.loc.gov/poetry/180/p180-list.html
Online Texts http://endeavor.med.nyu.edu/lit-med/lit-med-db/poems.html
Teen Reads http://www.teenreads.com/index.asp
Myth Web http://www.mythweb.com/index.html
Encyclopedia Mythica http://www.pantheon.org/
Aesop's Fables Online http://www.pacificnet.net/~johnr/aesop/
To Kill A Mocking Bird, Student Survival Guide

 

Interactive

         Quia Language Arts Activities     

         Quia English Activities

         Preposition Practice

         Complex Sentence Structure

         Two Word Verbs

         Verb forms 2

         Advanced grammar: Cloze test

         American Literature Trivia

         Intermediate reading: Reading test

         Upper-intermediate reading: Reading test

         Correct or incorrect?

         Thesaurus - Visual, online

         Race to the Ramses (prefixes)

         Escape from Planet Zug (reading comp)

         Daily Word Buzz (Listen to a new word
each day!)

         Word Game of the Day

         Head Scratchers Word Game

         Rooting Out Words

         Middle School Vocab Games

         Grammar Game Collection

         Conjunctions  1

         Conjunctions 2

         Conjunctions 3

         Grammar Quizzes

         Home for Abused Apostrophes

         Grammar Bytes

         Rats! Parts of Speech

         Irregular Past Verbs 1

         Irregular Past Verbs 2 

         Irregular Past Verbs 3

         Adjective Clauses

         Adjective + Infinitive

         Using Nouns as Adjectives

         Participial Adjectives

         Spelling - 50 Comparatives

         Spelling Ticklers

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin and the Pot

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin Goes Shopping

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin and the Beggar

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin and the Smell of Soup

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin the Ferry Man

         Reading Comprehension Nasreddin's Visitors

         Reading Comprehension A special Christmas Present

         Reading Comprehension The American Pepper

         Reading Comprehension The Hitchhiker

         Reading Comprehension The Carpet Fitter

         Reading Comprehension The Choking Dog

         Inference

         Passive Voice

         Henry VIII

         Traditional Poems

         Metamorphosis

         Shakespeare quiz

         Online lessons

         Onomatopeia

 

Required Postings

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