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The Texts and Lessons Series

Link to Texts and Lessons for Content-Area Writing
With More Than 50 Texts from National Geographic, The New York Times, Prevention, The Washington Post, Smithsonian, Harvard Business Review and Many Others

Nancy Steineke, Harvey "Smokey" Daniels

Whatever your content specialty, you’ll find texts you want to teach and ones that kids want to write about. Nancy and Smokey have compiled more than 50 reproducible mentor texts, 36 ready to use lessons, and more than 200 options for meaningful, extended writing projects.

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Link to Texts and Lessons for Content-Area Reading
With More Than 75 Articles from The New York Times, Rolling Stone, The Washington Post, Car and Driver, Chicago Tribune, and Many Others

Harvey "Smokey" Daniels, Nancy Steineke

Smokey and Nancy support content-area and language-arts teachers alike by pairing more than 75 short, kid-tested reproducible nonfiction texts with 33 simple, ready-to-go lessons that deepen comprehension and support effective collaboration.

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Link to Texts and Lessons for Teaching Literature
with 65 fresh mentor texts from Dave Eggers, Nikki Giovanni, Pat Conroy, Jesus Colon, Tim O'Brien, Judith Ortiz Cofer, and many more

Harvey "Smokey" Daniels, Nancy Steineke

Use the 37 innovative, step-by-step, common-core-correlated lessons with the reproducible texts provided, with selections from your literature textbook, or with your own best-loved texts to teach close reading skills and deep comprehension strategies.

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