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204 Middle & Upper Grades • Language Arts
Spotlight on... Literary Elements
Teaching must-know literary elements is easy with this unique boxed set! Includes 48 student anthologies (6 copies of 8 books, 48 pages each) plus
a 96-page teaching guide. Literary elements covered: Character, Figurative Language, Foreshadowing & Flashback, Plot, Point of View, Setting, Theme, Tone & Mood. Teaching guide includes mini-lessons, graphic organizers, activity ideas and more. Grades 4–8
definitions and examples for each. 16 pieces.
American Authors Bulletin Board Set
Literary Elements Bulletin Board Set
Big, bright, illustrated cards display 15 essential literary elements, and provide
Figurative Language Mini Bulletin Board Set
This colorful set helps to illustrate devices used in figurative language with examples, definitions, and fun images. 8 pieces. Grades 5–8
Highlight some of America’s most prominent authors and their best-known works with this introduction to classic American literature. Designed in the style of vin- tage book covers, the posters describe the authors’ common themes and provide biographical details that offer insight into their published works. Includes 8 post- ers, 11" x 17" each.
Reading Comprehension Practice High-Interest/Low Readability
Instructional reading practice is provided for below- average or reluctant readers, while independent reading activities benefit the average reader. Units include reading selections, before- and after-reading activities, vocabulary exercises, and comprehension questions, encouraging critical thinking and prob- lem-solving skills to help students meet and exceed expectations. 96 pages. $12.99 Each CD-404255 Grade 5 CD-404257 Grades 7-8 CD-404256 Grade 6
Figuratively Speaking Using Classic Literature
to Teach 40 Literary Terms Divided into sections on figurative language, poetic language, and literary techniques, the book covers hyperbole, metaphor, irony, imagery, dialect, plot, alliteration, onomato- poeia, allusion, conflict,and much more! 136 pages. Grades 5–8 LW-1020 $17.99
Reading Detective
Using Higher-Order Thinking
to Improve Reading Comprehension
These standards-based critical thinking activities develop the anal- ysis, synthesis, and vocabulary skills children need for exceptional reading comprehension. Students read and analyze short literature passages and stories that include fiction and nonfiction genres. Then answer multiple-choice and short-response questions, citing sentence evidence to support their answers. 186-248 pages.
CTB1506 Beginning. Grades 3–4 CTB1507 Book A1. Grades 5–6 CTB1509 Book B1. Grades 7–8 CTB1511 Book RX. Grades 6–12
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