With both engaging literature selections and carefully sequenced writing lessons, this course, designed for upper middle school or high school instruction, builds students’ writing and reading skills. It will strengthen their critical thinking and analysis — all skills that are essential to effective performance on standardized assessments. Carefully designed daily lesson plans include detailed teacher instructions to reduce teacher preparation time, yet include a variety of student-centered activities that support classroom engagement. Correlated to state standards, this course is self-contained, with a student notebook that includes of all the short readings as well as writing activities. An easy-to-use pacing guide ensures completion of all required content. Teachers receive a condensed vignette of each of the short reading assignments and a comprehensive analysis of each of the six major works to reduce teacher preparation.
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Table of Contents:
Reading and Writing
The Human Comedy
Catcher in the Rye
Henry IV, Part 1
These instructional support materials (available in print or eBook versions), regularly updated, cover the complete course with daily support for all aspects of instruction. The Teacher’s Edition includes a syllabus; correlation to standards; daily pacing guide; detailed daily lesson plans; teacher edition of student activity book or lab manual with answers; class notes in PDF (for use as color overheads) and/or editable PowerPoint's (for use with light projector or smartboard); and complete editable assessments. Materials available in renewable subscription editions (see versions below) or class sets with perpetual license (no renewal necessary and include 25 printed student books and Teacher Edition with DVD). Samples are available for each course (including complete short-term limited screen view versions in eBook format upon request). After purchase of the Teacher Edition in any of the various editions, student activity books or lab manuals are available for individual purchase. Although the online eBook version is screen view only (teacher and student versions separate), note other versions listed below are available that allow printing of student material. Click here for details.