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Bearing Witness: Teaching about the Holocaust

Greenbaum, Beth Aviv

Because Writing Matters

NWP and Carl Nagin

The Best of Livewire: Practical Classroom Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students

Jensen, Julie M.

Changing the View

Austin, Terri

Classroom Experiences: The Writing Process in Action

Gordon, Naomi

Clearing the Way: Working with Teenage Writers

Romano, Tom

Coming to Know: Writing to Learn in the Intermediate Grades

Atwell, Nancie

Connecting with the Past: History Workshop for Middle and High School

Brown, Cynthia Stokes

Do I Really Have to Teach Reading?

Tovani, Cris

Drawing Your Own Conclusions

Claggett, Fran

Exchanging Lives: Middle School Writers Online

Christian, Scott

Free to Write: A Journalist Teaches Young Writers

Clark, Roy P.

Grade 8: Literature to Literacy


The HORN BOOK GUIDE to Children's and Young Adult Books

Morrow Junior Books

Ideas for Teaching English Grades 7-12

Newton, Joan

In the Middle: Writing, Reading, and Learning with Adolescents

Atwell, Nancie

In the Middle (2nd ed.)

Atwell, Nancie

Language Development: K-12

Loban, Walter

Learning the Landscape

Claggett, Fran

Learning to Read in Our Nation's Schools: Instruction and Achievement in 1988 at Grades 4, 8, and 12

Anson, Chris M., ed.

Lessons That Change Writers (with binder)

Atwell, Nancie

Meeting the Challenges of Adolescent Literacy: Practical Ideas for Literacy Leaders

Irvin, Meltzer, Mickler, Phillips, & Dean

The Multiple Intelligences of Reading and Writing

Armstrong, Thomas

Nonfiction Matters

Harvey, Stephanie

Picture Learning

Ernst, Karen

Time for Meaning

Bomer, Rand

Poetry Workshop for Middle School

Ambrosini, Michelle, & Teresa M. Morretta

Putting It Together:  Middle School Math in Transition

Tsuruda, Gary

Readers and Writers in the Middle Grades

Combs, Martha

Reading Reasons: Motivational Mini-Lessons for Middle and High School

Gallagher, Kelly

Reading the Difference: Assessing Literacy with the Learning Record

Barr, Myra & Margaret Syverson

Recasting the Text

Claggett, Fran

Response and Analysis: Teaching Literature in Junior High and Senior High School

Probst, Robert E.

A Roller Coaster Called Middle School

Webb, Linda

Standards in Practice, Grades 6-8


Strategies for Integrating Reading and Writing in Middle and High School Classrooms

Wood, Karen D., & Janis M. Harmon

Student-Centered Language Arts and Reading K-12

Moffett, James, & Betty Jane Wagner

Subject Matters

Daniels, Harvey & Steven Zemelman

A Teacher’s Project Guide to the Internet

Crotchett, Kevin R.

Teaching English Language Learners K-12

Jesness, Jerry

Teaching Poetry Writing to Adolescents

Tsujimoto, Joseph I.

Teaching Writing in the Content Area:  Middle School/Junior High

Tchudi, Stephen N., Susan J. Tchudi, & Margie C. Juerta

Teaching Writing with a Word Processor, Grade 7-13

Rodrigues, Dawn, & Raymond J. Rodrigues

Teaching Writing K-8

Hailey, Jack

The Novel Sentence (Middle School)

Goodspeed, Robert

There’s Room For Me Here: Literacy Workshop in the Middle School

Allen, Janet & Kyle Gonzalez

Tigers, Lilies, Toadstools, and Thunderbolts: Engaging K-8 Students with Poetry

Tiedt, Iris M.

Tools for Thought

Burke, Jim

Understanding Writing: Ways of Observing Learning: Teacher K-8

Newkirk, Thomas, & Nancy Atwell

Untangling Some Knots in K-8 Writing Instruction

Peterson, Shelley, ed.

What Every Middle School Teacher Should Know

Knowles, Trudy, & Dave E. Brown

When Writers Read

Hansen, Jane

Why We Must Run With Scissors

Lane, Barry & Gretchen Bernabei

Why Workshop?

Bullock, Richard ed.

Words, Words, Words: Teaching Vocabulary in Grades 4-12

Allen, Janet

Workshops That Work!

Widmer, Kristen & Sarah Buxton

Writing as a Process of Discovery: Some Structured Theme Assignments for Grades 5-12

Janeczko, Paul B.

Writing Every Day

Buis, Kellie

Writing Outside the Lines

Gillis, Candida

Writing for Real

Burkhardt, Ross M.

Writing Process Activities Kit

Brandvik, Mary Lou

A Writing Project

Daniels, Harvey

Yellow Brick Roads: Shared Pathways to Independent Reading 4-12

Allen, Janet

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