Each month, we share five links we love as part of our Footnotes Newsletter. Check out some of our favorite English language arts articles.

1. Ancient find may be the earliest extract of epic Homer poem Odyssey

Archaeologists have unearthed what may be the oldest known copy of Homer’s epic tale.

2. Year-End Roundup, 2017-18: All Our Lesson Plans, All in One Place

The New York Times is a great source of lesson plans. Bookmark your favorite ideas from their roundup for the next school year.

3. Grammar Matters — It Matters How We Teach It

Read an inspiring grammar pep talk from The Language Arts Classroom blog!

4. Making Sense of AP Scores

Here’s some advice from AP Lit Help for unpacking and questions for reflecting on your students’ AP Scores.

5. Double-Duty Writing Instruction

Edutopia gives some tips for impactful writing lessons for elementary, middle, and high school students.