resources related to the texts used in Ms. Schnabl's classroom:
the Hidden by Margaret Haddix
related to classroom discussion and student collaboration
from the National Research Center on English Learning and
School Instructional Resources:
MiddleWeb is a Web site devoted to middle school education
and includes resources for middle school teachers and parents.
A comprehensive index allows teachers and parents to search
for useful documents and resources by topic.
Teacher Guides and Student Activities
CyberGuides are supplementary lesson plans centered on core
works of literature. Each CyberGuide contains a student
and teacher edition, standards, a task and a process by
which it may be completed, teacher-selected web sites and
a rubric (based on California Language Arts Content Standards).
This Web site is an online journal of K-12 practice and
research published by the International Reading Association.
It includes helpful links to book reviews, peer-reviewed
articles, discussions about literacy, and ideas and information
about applying technology in literacy instruction.
Literature Web Guide
This Web site categorizes the growing number of Internet
resources related to books for children and young adults.
Much of the information found on this Web site is provided
by schools, libraries, teachers, parents, and book professionals
(such as authors, editors, and booksellers). It includes
quick references to lists of award-winning and bestseller
children's books, teaching resources, links to parent resources,
and journal and book reviews.
The Doucette Index provides access to books and Web sites
that contain useful teaching suggestions related to books
for children and young adults, and the creators of those
books. The searchable database enables teachers to search
by author and/or title of the book, leading to lesson plans
and curriculum ideas.
Adult Literature: Online booklists and resources
Young Adult Literature Page
on Literature for Adolescents
Public Library: Youth Division
Adult Literature Library from the University of Iowa
of Tennessee's Center for Children's & Young Adult Literature
Adult Library Services Association
Literary Link for Researching Children's/Young Adult Literature
Raps: Online book discussions
Review: Dedicated to teaching and discussing young adult