Collection: Middle School

Middle School Literature Teaching Guides, Writing Resources, and More!

Middle school English lesson plans come alive when you explore classics like The Diary of Anne Frank, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Giver. You've probably spent a lot of time shopping around for reading lessons for middle school students or creating your own novel units, but our literature study guides will change the way you plan for class in the future. Select from our collection of novel lesson plans for middle school students, and you'll have everything you need to create fun activities and stimulate insightful classroom discussions about some of the most inspirational books written for students at this exciting age.

In addition to novel lesson plans for middle school classrooms, our writing systems can help your students master the art of the essay before advancing to high school. These comprehensive systems and middle school language arts lesson plans are the last guides you will need to bring your English Language Arts classes to life.

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