States & Capitals/Presidents Bookmark..Have students make this and then research a topic..how many related?, assassinated?, re-elected?, no vp?, etc. Endless ways to cross the curriculum with history and ELA!
Most Popular Methods to Teach English: Lesson plan ideas for the future. Specifically: The Beatles song identification of verbs, adjectives, nouns, etc. Harry Potter - understanding accents, vocabulary in specific scenes, etc. Newspapers - political cartoons, news stories, current events, etc.