Download Free Dear Teen Me PDF by Miranda Kenneally Full Book and published by Zest Books . This book was released on 2019-08-01 with total page 192 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Dear Teen Me includes advice from over 70 YA authors (including Lauren Oliver, Ellen Hopkins, and Nancy Holder, to name a few) to their teenage selves. The letters cover a wide range of topics, including physical abuse, body issues, bullying, friendship, love, and enough insecurities to fill an auditorium. So pick a page, and find out which of your favorite authors had a really bad first kiss! Who found true love at 18? Who wishes he'd had more fun in high school instead of studying so hard? Some authors write diary entries, some write letters, and a few graphic novelists turn their stories into visual art. And whether you hang out with the theater kids, the band geeks, the bad boys, the loners, the class presidents, the delinquents, the jocks, or the nerds, you'll find friendsand a lot of familiar facesin these pages.
Download Free Dear Teen Me PDF by E. Kristin Anderson Full Book and published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This book was released on 2012 with total page 189 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A collection of advice and reflections by young adult authors who reveal personal experiences from their teen years shares recommendations on topics ranging from abuse and relationships to bullying and body issues.
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Download Free Booktalking Nonfiction PDF by Jennifer Bromann-Bender Full Book and published by Scarecrow Press. This book was released on 2013-12-20 with total page 168 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Booktalking Nonfiction: 200 Surefire Winners for Middle and High School Readers will provide an introduction to selecting and writing booktalks for nonfiction books with a focus on unique informational texts and biographies and autobiographies. The Common Core Standards Initiative, which most states have adopted, requires that 70% of the materials students read be from the category of informational texts it is especially important to focus on nonfiction when sharing books with students. Bromann-Bender provides everything you need to do just that.
Download Free Young Adult Nonfiction PDF by Judith A. Hayn Full Book and published by Rowman & Littlefield. This book was released on 2015-11-19 with total page 155 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: No matter the location, schools are guided by standards, including Common Core State Standards. This collection of contributions by some of the country’s leading literacy experts offers practical suggestions for implementing young adult literature to meet the demand that standards mandate for focusing on nonfiction in teaching literacy.
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