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The African American Literature anthology highlights some of the most influential African American authors in history. The Teaching Unit for African American Literature gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a…

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The African American Literature anthology highlights some of the most influential African American authors in history. The Teaching Unit for African American Literature gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a…

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Following the famous Brown v. Board of Education verdict, author Melba Beals was one of nine African-American students to integrate Central High School in Arkansas in 1957—becoming reluctant warriors for civil rights. This poignant, true story of the hardships faced by these brave…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." This book is…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." With this…

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Myers, the author of Slam!, continues on familiar turf with Jamal, a young, black, urban male in a tight situation. Publishers Weekly describes the novel as, "A realistic, spare, and almost unbearably sad story." The ALA says, "A recommended book for reluctant young adult readers." With this…

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This mythic novel from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison is equal parts historical fiction and ghost story. Based on a historical account, this story of an escaped slave woman who kills her child rather than letting her be taken into slavery is a powerful introduction to the mental and…

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The first volume of Maya Angelou's autobiography is a frank account of a young woman's ability to survive desertion, abuse, and neglect and to know love and appreciate beauty. Angelou's straightforward narrative makes this book an "easy read," but many of the themes she deals with so candidly…

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the coming-of-age story and autobiography of Maya Angelou's early years. The Teaching Unit for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a strong base…

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Make learning about literature both fun and effective and have other teachers asking how you get your students so excited to learn with Prestwick House Activity Packs! Get students thinking strategically about elements like theme, symbols, characterization, and allusion using dozens of fun…

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Do students in your class think the study of literature is dull? Show them how enjoyable studying literature can be with Prestwick House Activity Packs. These title-specific, reproducible packets contain dozens of activities that will help students think about literature in novel ways while learning…

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the coming-of-age story and autobiography of Maya Angelou's early years. The Teaching Unit for I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched unit as a strong base…

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