Reading & Literature

Why Teach Literature? by Jonas Sauder

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What is the value of teaching the children classic literature? Jonas explains that with literature, students connect to reality in a way they might not through other disciplines--and offers extended s... Read More

What Is Good Literature?

Contributor: Darrell Hershberger | File type : Article

On a school administrators' email group, Darrell Hershberger posed this question: What makes literature worthwhile? We're working on coming to an answer to this question that will inform our librar... Read More

Encouraging Good Reading and Writing: Library Considerations

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

What are the essentials in teaching children to read and write well? In this collection, Jonas offers considerations on literature, the library, and public reading practices.Download this documen... Read More

The Exciting Journey: Guiding Your Class to Successful Reading

Contributor: Ruth Anna Kuhns | Length : 12 | File type : Video

View or download on Vimeo Learning to read: everyone is expected to do it, but it won't happen automatically. For some students, it will be far from easy. In this session, learn the principles of p... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Lyndon Hartman)

Contributor: Lyndon Hartman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature influences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demo... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Anthony Hurst)

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature influences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demo... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Jonas Sauder)

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 43 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature influences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demo... Read More

Lesson Plans for Adam of the Road

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Travis writes: This is a 12-lesson book study I have created for Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Gray. I use it with my 7th and 8th grade class.Each lesson includes:Vocabulary section o... Read More

Adam of the Road Lesson 4

Contributor: Travis Zook | File type : Teaching Material

A worksheet to go with chapters seven and eight of Adam of the Road. Students define vocabulary and answer questions about the text. Examples of foreshadowing are pointed out.Download this docum... Read More

Adam of the Road Lesson 9 Key

Contributor: Travis Zook | File type : Teaching Material

An answer key to go with the worksheet in Lesson 9 about chapters seventeen and eighteen of Adam of the Road.Download this document or read it below.... Read More