Mission 1: Literary Genres

Literary Fiction Titles

Literary Genres Worksheets

Mission 2: Figurative Language

Figurative Language Worksheets

Mission 3: Greek Mythology

Athena & Medusa

Medusa in modern culture

Myth of Icarus

Greek god worksheet

Mission 4: Story Arcs

Myth of Theseus and the Minotaur

Story Arc examples

Story Arc Worksheets

Mission 5: Character Arcs

Character Arcs

Bilbo Baggins

Felonious Gru

Coyote, Roadrunner

Stepsisters, Cinderella

Peter Rabbit


Lion, The Wizard of Oz

Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader

Spencer, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Character Arc Video

Mission 6: Readers Theatre

Myth of Echo and Narcissus

Readers Theatre  – Legend of Lightning Larry video

Readers Theatre – The Cheese video

Fairy Tales to modify for RT

Mission 7: Reading-Comprehension Tests

Online reading test

Print reading test

Reading-comprehension tests

Reading-Comprehension Worksheets

Mission 8: Propaganda

Kashi Go Lean, the all-natural cereal

Airborne boosts your immune system to help your body combat germs.

Olay Definity eye cream, because younger-looking eyes never go out of fashion (pictured with model Twiggy)

Duracell batteries last even longer.

King George II is ill (1700s)

Forget the dog…beware of snakes! 

Buy one, get one free

Propaganda Match Game, Online Quiz

Mission 9: Book Reviews

Book review site

I Will Always Write Back review

Grammar/Spelling software

Book Review Template

Mission 10: Strong Vocabulary

100 Vocabulary Words Every Middle Schooler Should Know

Digital flash cards 

Pear Deck Vocabulary Cards

Restaurant Review Examples

Professional Restaurant Review

Mission 11: Prefixes, Suffixes & Root Words

Prefixes & Suffixes Worksheets

Mission 12: Comparative Confusion

Comparative & Superlative Worksheets

Mission 13: Synonyms & Antonyms

Synonyms & Antonyms Worksheets

Mission 14: Acronyms

Acronym Finder

Funny Acronyms

Mission 15: Spelling Rules

Spelling Rules Worksheets

Mission 16: Homophones

Homophones Worksheets

Mission 17: Commonly Misspelled Words

Commonly Misspelled Words

Mission 18:Tricky Capitalization

Grammar/Spelling software

Capitalization Worksheets

Mission 19: Plural Nouns

Plural Nouns Worksheet

Mission 20: Verbs

Verb Worksheets

Mission 21: Prepositions

Prepositions Worksheet

Mission 22: Compound Subjects & Predicates

Compound Subjects & Predicates Worksheet

Mission 23: Irregular Verbs

Irregular Verbs Worksheet

Mission 24: Adjective-Adverb Confusion

Adjectives or Adverbs Worksheet

Mission 25: Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement

Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement Worksheets

Mission 26: Possessive Nouns & Pronouns

Possessive Nouns Worksheets

Mission 27: Commas, End Marks & Quotation Marks

Punctuation Quiz

Mission 28: Handwriting, Keyboarding & Dictation

Typing test

US Government Copywork

Mission 29: Proofreading & Dictation Software

Dictation Software

Proofreading worksheets

Mission 30: Reading Fluency

Reading speed test

Text-to-speech software

Read-along book resources

Mission 31: Sentences

Sentence Fragment Worksheets

Mission 32: Paragraphs & Essay Exams

Paragraph Structure Worksheets

Mission 33: Keywords & After-Dinner Speaking

After-dinner speech on birds

Finding key words in a reading passage

Mission 34: Storytelling

Storytelling tips video

Mission 35: Audience & Movie Reviews

Movie review template

Student movie reviews

Mission 36: Writing Poetry

7 Types of Poetry for Kids