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Book Love
Developing Depth, Stamina, and Passion in Adolescent Readers
Penny Kittle
Grade: 6th - 12th
Pub Date: 10/26/2012

 “I believe each of my students must craft an individual reading life of challenge, whim, curiosity, and hunger, and I’ve discovered that it is not too late in high school  to lead a non-reader to reading.  It’s never too late.”Penny Kittle

Penny Kittle wants us to face the hard truths every English teacher fears:  too many kids don’t... more

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The Book in Question
Why and How Reading Is in Crisis
Carol Jago
Grade: 6th - 12th
Pub Date: 10/1/2018

In The Book in Question, Carol Jago issues a call to action. Reading is in crisis. Too often, too many students are choosing not to read. “There is urgency to our work,” She argues. “We are living in an increasingly polarized world. Books offer access to lives and stories outside the boundaries of our limited first-hand experience. Without those stories it can be difficult... more

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Falling in Love with Close Reading
Lessons for Analyzing Texts--and Life
Christopher Lehman , Kate Roberts
Grade: 5th - 12th
Pub Date: 10/16/2013

"Love brings us in close, leads us to study the details of a thing, and asks us to return again and again. These are the motivations and ideas that built this book."
—Chris Lehman and Kate Roberts

You and your students will fall for close reading. In Falling in Love with Close Reading, Christopher Lehman and Kate Roberts... more

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Investigating Characterization
Author-Study Book Clubs
Mary Ehrenworth , Katy Wischow
Grade: 6th - 8th
Pub Date: 9/12/2018

About the Unit

This unit of study focuses readers on studying not just characters, but characterization, or how authors create multifaceted characters replete with weakness and strengths, complex relationships with others, and life lessons they learn and teach. The unit strikes a delicate balance between encouraging readers to hold on to the magic... more

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The Reading Minilessons Book, Kindergarten
Your Guide to Everyday Literacy Teaching
Irene Fountas , Gay Su Pinnell
Grade: K - K
Pub Date: 8/7/2018

Develop students' deep knowledge of literacy concepts through reading minilessons

As a teacher of literacy, you transform the lives of the children in your classroom. The Reading Minilessons Book offers short, concise, purposeful lessons with a practical application in a specific area of literacy. Each minilesson engages children in inquiry... more

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For Love of the World
A Harangue with Practical Guidance on Writing and Performing Solo Dramas That Matter
Deborah Lubar
Grade: College - Adult
Pub Date: 3/5/2007

For Love of the World is for writers and actors of heart yearning for courageous theatre that responds to the turmoil, realities, and complexities of today's world. Part reflection, part practice, it’s an inspirational guide to wrestling with complicated issues and difficult feelings by writing and staging solo performances of beauty, strength, and hope. 
 
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