Wordly Wise 3000
This is the vocabulary book we will use all year. You will have a workbook for assignments, but this site also has games and verbal quizzes to help you master the word lists.
Crossword Puzzle Maker
Create puzzle study guides for vocabulary and other topics. Always print two copies and fill one in with the answer key. We will swap them in class to try each other's puzzles.
Research any project using this site.
Research poets and read poetry using this site.
Learn the origin of figurative language phrases on these sites.
1. Figurative Language Phrases & Origins
3. More Phrases
4. Still more phrase meanings
5. Even more idiom meanings
This site will help you understand the nuances of certain parts of speech and how to recognize them in context.
Parts of Speech
Review and reference parts of speech to assist you with vocabulary usage.
Prefixes, Suffixes, and Root Words, Oh my!
This is a great site to build your knowledge of parts of words so you can have clues about the meaning of new words in the future.
Heighten you vocabulary with new synonyms and antonyms.
Look up word meanings and pronunciations.
Definitions PLUS usage in Literature.
This site will help you learn how to cite your sources. Follow the MLA guides.