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The Hiding Place is the biography of Corrie Ten Boom. The Teaching Unit for The Hiding Place 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 for your lesson plan — it was written by one of our seasoned…

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This true story of a man who escapes slavery to become one of the most influential men of his time is understandably popular among students and teachers alike. Though it contains challenging vocabulary, this nonfiction multicultural text is very accessible for most readers. If you haven’t…

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There Are No Children Here, a biography by Alex Kotlowitz, depicts children robbed of their innocence and their chance to succeed. The Teaching Unit for There Are No Children Here gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this well-researched…

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…your students become immersed in the literature they are studying. Take their understanding and enjoyment to a whole new level with the Author Biography Pre-Reading Activity eLesson from the Gullivers Travels Activity Pack. Each interactive, hands-on activity contains clear-cut directions to promote…

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…theatre: Native-American, Hispanic, African-American, Jewish-American, and Asian-American. Prior to each scene, the editor provides a brief biography of the author, context to help the actors understand what happened previously, and a series of questions relevant to the motivation or comprehension…

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After your students read the stories of Jason, Hercules, Arachne, and Proserpine, what then? Myth helps them appreciate the historical, social, and cultural significance of myth by placing ancient takes in context with modern, "living" myths like the Big Bang to show that mythology does not reflect…

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Engage your students in the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller The Emperor of All Maladies, a fascinating biography of cancer. Inspired by his experiences while working at Massachusetts General Hospital, Mukherjee weaves together personal recollections from his patients, as well as a detailed history…

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Pulitzer Prize-winning writer David McCullough takes readers on an unforgettable journey in this immersive and riveting biography of Wilbur and Orville Wright. Told in stunning detail, and featuring intimate stories about the brothers and their family, The Wright Brothers will enlighten and…

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…the humanity of the leaders, their concern for their troops, and their camaraderie in the midst of heated combat. The book is just as much a biography of the people involved as it is a recounting of the events. Maps included at the beginning of each section will help students understand the course…

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Into the Wild, by Jon Krakauer, is the biography of Christopher McCandless, a young man who sets off into nature, abandoning all modern conveniences. The Teaching Unit for Into the Wild gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this…

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Into the Wild, by Jon Krakauer, is the biography of Christopher McCandless, a young man who sets off into nature, abandoning all modern conveniences. The Teaching Unit for Into the Wild gives you a comprehensive academic framework that saves you hours of prep work. You can rely on this…

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