FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “Introducing Novels with Author Background, Video for Teachers”

by Julie Faulkner

8th – 12th Grade

In this quick video tutorial, I’ll share several tips and my rationale for when it’s appropriate and when it’s not appropriate to use author background as a novel introduction.

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The Crucible
The Great Gatsby
The Pedestrian

See more tips in video format right here on TPT of me sharing ideas from my classroom to yours. The goal?…having your own classroom success story!
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Red Light Green Light, A Method for Analyzing Model Papers
Classroom Discussions
Gallery Walks
Teaching Novels with Difficult Content
Writing Formulas
Human Plot Charts

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Faulkner’s Fast Five Blog
Julie’s Classroom Stories on Facebook
Teaching Tidbits Newsletter with Email-Only Freebies

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