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Top 5 Reasons to Give Students CHOICE! By Jennie K. Brown

I love to see my classroom bookshelf empty. I know this might sound strange coming from an English teacher. But I mean it. A sparse collection means more books in the hands of my students. One thing I’ve been doing … Continue reading

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What Teens Love, Hate, and WANT in Literature: A Survey, Part 2

So, question number 2 to my wonderfully cooperative ninth-graders was….. What was the last book that you read that you hated? What bothered you about it? Be entertained and enlightened, writers! Group 1 – Honors Students That would be Blue … Continue reading

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