While searching for supplemental materials to use with Macbeth (yes, I’m still chipping away at this year’s 20Time project – progress is slow but happening), I slid down a podcast worm hole this week and found a completely unrelated drop of awesomeness produced by the Smithsonian Institute. If you didn’t already see Thursday’s post, click here to check out a high-quality, high-interest program about the video game industry that’ll hook our kids. So, yeah, I didn’t get much Macbeth work done, but I did have fun and, of course, I made three more videos. I’m gonna call this week good:

1.  MUG Shot Monday (Mechanics, usage, and grammar practice):

Click here for a semester-long set of these MUG bell-ringer slides:
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Full-Semester-4-of-Grammar-Proofreading-Lessons-to-Improve-Teen-Writers-1572839

2. Words on Wednesday – SAT-level vocabulary:

Click here for a semester-long set of these vocabulary bell-ringer slides:
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Full-Semester-Vocabulary-Lessons-for-High-School-Students-Volume-4-1868875

3. Freestyle Friday – How to “read” editorial cartoons:

Click here for a copy of this slide deck and an editorial cartoon analysis worksheet: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Editorial-Cartoons-Use-Political-Cartoons-to-Teach-Persuasion-Rhetoric-CCSS-3033225

Teach on, everyone!

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