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Grades K – 12 | Meeting & Event
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Grades 5 – 9 | Professional Library
Featuring descriptions and activities for fifty exceptional titles, Mary Jo Fresch and Peggy Harkins offer a wealth of ideas for harnessing the power of picture books to improve reading and writing in the content areas.
Grades 3 – 8 | Professional Library
Students can become excited about language and how it works through short, integrated word study units.
Grades K – 8 | Professional Library
Argues that elementary language-arts teachers should expand their definition of "text" to include film, a valuable instructional material. Notes that today's elementary students come to class with a great deal of knowledge about films--prior experiences which teachers can tap into. Discusses the application to film of reader-response theories.
Grades 6 – 8 | Professional Library
Examine the ways in which community can be constructed in the middle school classroom using online electronic discussions of literature.
Grades 6 – 12 | Professional Library
Michael Smith and Jeffrey Wilhelm illuminate the intricacies of character, setting, point of view, and theme, helping students apply their understanding of literary elements to their reading as well as their writing.
Grades 9 – 12 | Professional Library
Judith Michaels approaches the subject of the self at both the personal and practical levels, opening the world of poetry to her classes through carefully planned strategies.