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Required Reading in High School (529 books) Study Guides & Essay Editing. Random House for High School Teachers. Home > Resources: Teacher's Guides Random House Teacher's Guides are designed to help educators by providing questions that explore themes, test reading skills and evaluate reading comprehension.

Random House for High School Teachers

These guides have been developed by teachers like you and by other experts in the fields of education and writing. Reading ability, subject matter and interest level have been considered in each teacher's guide. In addition to these teacher's guides, further resources, like reading group guides, author websites and author profiles are available. Book-A-Minute. 60second Recap® - Classic literature, books for teens, and more. Thesis Statements: Four Steps to a Great Essay, using an example from "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne | Excerpt from "How to Write an A+ Essay: A Step-by-Step Guide" by Jenny Sawyer.

60second Recap® - Classic literature, books for teens, and more.

Writing the thesis statement. Overview.0:19 What you must do BEFORE you begin writing your thesis statement,0:26 Sample assignment: from "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne0:37 Writing the thesis statement: Step One. Answer the question1:08 Writing the thesis statement: Step Two. Refine your answer2:10 Writing the thesis statement: Step Three. Choose the right supporting examples.3:20 Writing the thesis statement: Step Four. At Amazon's Kindle Store... I'm going to make a confession. No, I knew how to write essays. I’ll show you how you can, too. A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CONQUERING YOUR NEXT ESSAY ASSIGNMENTMy name is Jenny Sawyer. Most people think A+ essays require hours of hard work. YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A GENIUS TO WRITE AN A+ ESSAYI’ve read mediocre essays from brilliant students. Book TV. ClassicNotes Guides & Community Notes for Books, Movies, Poetry & Plays.

Teacher's Resources from Houghton Mifflin Company. Reading and Teaching Guides. Home > Communities > Teachers, Librarians, & Parents > Reading and Teaching Guides Kate Messner - The Seventh Wish Teacher's Guide Jean Reidy - Busy Builders, Busy Week!

Reading and Teaching Guides

Teacher's Guide Jessica Walton - Introducing Teddy. K-12 & College Resources for Teachers & Librarians – Simon & Schuster. Authors and Illustrators of Children's Books. Where Teachers Come First bookwizardMy Book Lists GO Instant access to reproducibles Downloadable eBooks Authors and Illustrators Biographies, interviews, author and study resources for children's book authors and illustrators Scholastic School to Home Teacher Resources Products & Services Online Shopping.

Authors and Illustrators of Children's Books

» Reading Group Guides. Perfect discussion starters for young adult book clubs, high school classrooms, community reads, and beyond.

» Reading Group Guides

These guides are prepared by educators. Browse below by title, author, grade, or theme—or use the search box on the right for a general guide search. The Weight of Zero Discussion Guide By: Guide prepared by Colleen Carroll Seventeen-year-old Catherine Pulaski knows Zero is coming for her. Download Resource Holding Up the Universe Discussion Guide.

Teacher's Guides. Teachers & Librarians Teaching Resources. Free Study Guides for Shakespeare and Other Authors. Literature Study Guides - By Popularity. Novel Study Guides for the Classroom Teacher. Free Online Literature and Study Guides. Shmoop: Homework Help, Teacher Resources, Test Prep. Bookrags. Book Summaries, Test Preparation & Homework Help. Literature: Literature Library. 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.

Literature: Literature Library

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). Click on a Glencoe Literature Library title below for a brief description of the novel or play, a list of its related readings, and a link to its individual study guide. Each study guide includes background information and reproducible activity pages for students. Across Five Aprils Irene Hunt The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark Twain All Quiet on the Western Front Erich Maria Remarque . . . Animal Farm George Orwell. 460+ Free Book Summaries and Study Guides. LitCharts.

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