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Short Stories. Halloween Stories A collection of great stories, featuring ghosts, ghouls, vampires and other supernatural phenomenon.

Short Stories

The Children's Library Children's stories bless us twice. The first time they are read to us. The second time, we read them to a child. Aesop's Fables This famous fables have picture guide and are fun to read yourself or to children. Japanese Fairy Tales A fanciful collection of Fairy Tales collected and translated by Grace James. The Civil War Library. The Greatest Classical Books of All Time. The Ultimate Classical Literature Unit Study Resource « Teaching High School Literature can be a daunting task unless you have the right tools for the job.

The Ultimate Classical Literature Unit Study Resource «

We at Let’s Homeschool High School know you’ve got your hands full homeschooling, so we’ve put together a grade level literature plan for your high school homeschool. We have tried to keep the plan typical to what is expected of a college preparatory high school program with everything you need to create the perfect unit study – right at your fingertips! Maps in Literature for Youth. To truly understand the history of conflict in the Middle East or the need for conservation efforts in Africa, youth need a combination of experiences.

Maps in Literature for Youth

Characters in books for youth like The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis and Endangered by Eliot Schrefer bring global issues to the forefront, while the maps in these books help youth better understand the context of these conflicts and dilemmas. Maps are visual guides to the world. Welcome To Professor Garfield.

Children's Books and Stories

Free Mockingbird Unit. I have slowly been adding curriculum to the site, yet already THOUSANDS of educators have downloaded my Romeo and Juliet Starter Unit.

Free Mockingbird Unit

I’ve found many of you are interested in my Famous Facebook Profiles for Character Analysis, which I have also included here with characters from To Kill a Mockingbird. Just like my very popular Romeo and Juliet Unit, this packet has quizzes, midterms, and a final exam, as well as a few strategies and handouts that might be helpful for new teachers, or teachers who are overwhelmed and unsupported (which seems to be almost all of us, right?).

Everythingliteracy.wikispaces. Literature Project. One-Page Nonfiction Reading/Thinking Passages Aligned with Core Priorities. Free Classic Books Online at Classic Reader. Short Stories. Kiddie Records Weekly. 60second Recap®: Overviews of the Classics. Mythology, folklore, and religion. World Wide School. Awesome Stories. Shakespeare for Children. Introducing the Bard to Young Learners When should students first be exposed to the world famous works of William Shakespeare?

Shakespeare for Children

Should it be during high school or college years? Isn't it true that Shakespeare is inaccessible for most modern readers and certainly for all children? No, not at all. The nuances of language may be out of the reach of elementary students, but the stories of Shakespeare's plays are well within their grasp. No Fear Shakespeare: Shakespeare's plays plus a modern translation you can understand. Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank.

Free Study Guides for Shakespeare and Other Authors. Shakespeare Uncovered. Shakespeare Uncovered combines history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis, and the personal passions of its celebrated hosts to tell the stories behind the stories of Shakespeare’s greatest plays.

Shakespeare Uncovered

The Series 2 resources (A Midsummer Night’s Dream, King Lear, Romeo and Juliet, and Othello) were created in partnership with the Folger Shakespeare Library. The resources for the first series (Macbeth, the comedies Twelfth Night and As You Like It, Richard II, Henry IV and Henry V, Hamlet and The Tempest ) were created in collaboration with an advisory board comprised of high school educators and Shakespearean scholars. For more Shakespeare resources, visit The Hollow Crown: Shakespeare's History Plays. Free Romeo & Juliet Unit. Teaching with Sci-Fi. Home. KOL Jr. Stories - Online Picture Books Read Aloud. Book Units. Full text books free to read online in the full text archive.

Norton Anthology of American Literature, 7th Edition. Home. College Bound Reading List. Signet Classics - Teachers' Guides. Glencoe Study Guides. Glencoe Literature offers a collection of hardcover books that allows you to extend the study of literature to your choice of full-length novels and plays.

Glencoe Study Guides

Each Glencoe Literature Library book consists of a complete novel or play accompanied by several related readings, such as short stories, poems, essays, or informational articles. To order one or more Glencoe Literature Library book, please contact our customer service department at, or by calling 1-800-334-7344 (between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. EST). 460+ FREE BOOK NOTES SUMMARY STUDY GUIDES Literature Notes Free Booknotes,Study Guide. Literature Guides. American Short Stories Unit. American Passages - A Literary Survey. Free Audio Books - Download an audio book in mp3 or iPod format today! Free eBooks at Planet eBook - Classic Novels and Literature.

A Book In Time. Reading Worksheets. Second Grade Reading Comprehension Test Collection – Vowel Sounds: Use the information in the story to answer the 5 comprehension questions.

Reading Worksheets

Answer Key Is Included. A companion to the consonant sounds collection, this one focuses on vowel sounds. Each one takes a long or short vowel sound, or one of the other sounds a vowel can make, and showcases the types of simple words that make that sound. Literary Elements. Literature Links I. The faster, downloadable alternative to SparkNotes. Reading Games.