resources related to the text used in Ms. Rief's classroom:
related to classroom discussion and student collaboration
from the National Research Center on English Learning and
resources related to the tenets of this lesson:
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