CCSS ELA Standard: 4.RL.4

  • Jabberwocky and Context Clues

    Context clues lessons can be a disaster. Here, we expose students to a delightful classic packed with nonsense words ("Jabberwocky") and ask them to decipher the meanings and parts of speech. Then, it's only natural for students to write their own nonsense poems.

  • Studying and Remixing “The Raven”

    Ready to push kids beyond the boring, old ABAB rhyme scheme and into something a bit more complex?