Young Adult Literature: The Worlds Inside Us

Jill K. Mulhall (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781480757028

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Description

Realistic fiction novels are a great place to find characters who are a lot like you. Moving to a new town, attending a new school, dealing with peer pressure, and feeling like you don't fit in are themes and elements found in YA realistic fiction books. Featuring TIME content, this high-interest nonfiction reader builds critical literacy skills and academic vocabulary and is purposefully leveled to engage different types of learners. Developed by Timothy Rasinski and Lori Oczkus, the text includes a table of contents, captions, glossary, index, and images to deepen understanding. The detailed sidebars feature fun facts that develop higher-order thinking. The Try It! culminating activity provides additional language-development activities. Aligned with McREL and WIDA/TESOL standards, this text features complex content appropriate for middle school students.

Reading Level
Lexile
850L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Z
ATOS
5.5
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Character Education Reference & Study Aids
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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