Jennings Junior High
Communication Arts
Teacher Resource Page

Books We Love:
The Bluford Series
The Giver-Lois Lowry
The Hunger Games-Suzanne Collins
Catching Fire-Suzanne Collins
Mockingjay-Suzanne Collins
Diary of a Wimpy Kid-Jeff Kinney
Monster-Walter Dean Myers
The Skin I'm In-Sharon Flake
Sidewalk Story-Sharon Bell Mathis
Sister-Eloise Greenfield
Fly Away Home-Eve Bunting
Smoky Night-Eve Bunting
Mr. Popper's Penguins-Richard and Florence Atwater
Chalk Box Kid-Clyde Robert Bulla
Maniac Magee-Jerry Spinelli
James and the Giant Peach-
Roald Dahl
On My Honor-Marion Dane Bauer
Tomie dePaolo's Book of Poems
Teacher Resources
Strategies for Teaching Vocabulary

Great Vocabulary Site

Strategies for Teaching Comprehension
Communication Arts GLE's

DESE Course Level Expectations
Six Traits of Writing

Strategies for Each Trait
Interactive Unit for the 6 Traits
Research on the Six Traits
Read 180
Scholastic's Website
Research on Read 180
Glencoe Literature

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Strategies for Inference Skills
Article on teaching inference
Marzano on Teaching Inference
Strategies for Point of View
Great site with quizzes and flashcards
Point of View
Point of View Quiz
Aesops Fables.
Practice Tests for Communication Arts

Graphic Organizers
Time For Kids Magazine
Corrective Reading Program
Research on the Corrective Reading Program