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The Merchant of Venice - based on William Shakespeare's play - Reading Comprehension

The Merchant of Venice - based on William Shakespeare's play - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text narrates the story/ plot summary of The Merchant of Venice based on William Shakespeare's famous play. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False, gap filling and character match exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Reading Lit Playlists - Complete Grade 7 Bundle

Reading Lit Playlists - Complete Grade 7 Bundle

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. Save 25% with this bundle! 9 content-rich multimedia lessons integrate original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standards.​ The Student Editions include: • Links to instructional videos, audio, or texts • Links to practice quizzes or activities • 9 assessments that include 40 multiple choice, 1 matching, and 5 sorting questions • Definitions of key terms related to each of the standards • Examples of how students can apply the standards to their reading and deepen their understanding of what they are reading • Excerpts from several high-quality texts, including: - “Robin Hood” J. Walker McSpadden - “Paul Revere’s Ride” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - “O Captain! My Captain!” Walt Whitman - “A Little Princess” Frances Hodgson Burnett - “Trifles” Susan Glaspell - “The Importance of Being Earnest” Oscar Wilde • Accompanying Teaching Notes files The Teaching Notes files include: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional resources • Ideas to differentiate the activities for students who need extra support or to be challenged further • Answer guides with correct answers, answer choice rationales, word counts, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Figurative language/Grammar/Punctuation quiz with answer key

Figurative language/Grammar/Punctuation quiz with answer key

A short 1-page quiz on figurative language (metaphor, simile, dialogue, and hyperbole) with a short dialogue to test students' grammar, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation skills. 10 questions total (3 multiple-choice, 3 open-ended, 4 correct-the-sentence), about 30-45 min completion time. Includes answer key. This lesson is student-centered, meaning: --it allows you to become a facilitator! --happier teachers! --happier students! --happier administrators!
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
RL.7.1 - Quiz and Answer Guide

RL.7.1 - Quiz and Answer Guide

Assess student understanding of standard RL.7.1 with this quiz. Students answer five questions that test their ability to cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. This product includes: • 5 multiple choice questions • "A New Normal" by Wisewire • "O Captain! My Captain!" by Walt Whitman • An accompanying answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
RL.7.6 - Quiz and Answer Guide

RL.7.6 - Quiz and Answer Guide

Assess student understanding of standard RL.7.6 with this quiz. Students answer five questions that test their ability to analyze how an author develops and contrasts the points of view of different characters or narrators in a text. This product includes: • 5 multiple choice questions • An accompanying answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Reading Quiz Summary

Reading Quiz Summary

A 1-page reading quiz with lines and directions to include details about the plot, setting, and characterization of the story. This lesson is student-centered meaning: --it allows you to become a facilitator --happier teachers --happier students --happier administrators
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
50% OFF! Macbeth assessment tools, lessons and annotated extracts

50% OFF! Macbeth assessment tools, lessons and annotated extracts

50% off when bought as bundle. Macbeth assessment tools, lessons and annotated extracts. Includes writing frames as well as mark schemes for structure question and model examples. Debating and hot seating opportunities within the lessons and peer assessment tools for students. Quote banks and character maps included.
aliceboyd1995
Shakespearean Insults and Much Ado about Nothing

Shakespearean Insults and Much Ado about Nothing

A lesson for KS3 English which tackles the fascinating subject of Shakespearean insults and applies them in the context of characters from Much Ado about Nothing (or any other of Shakespeare's plays with a little editing). Activities are differentiated by outcome and resource with additional literacy support materials within. All my lessons include printable work sheets/resources within the PowerPoint itself.
Antinko