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Looking for NEW titles for 11th grade Literature Analysis
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jessica Hinman Nov 12, 2010.

 

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MGotham replied to Susan's discussion Current elementary librarian moving up to high school (hopefully!) in the group High School TeacherLibrarians
"Hi Susan, I worked in an Elem library for 5 years before moving to HS. To prepare for the interview I suggest you address 21st century tools/skills, research, databases, non-confrontational management styles. YA books and lit promotion is a…"
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Jessica Hinman replied to MGotham's discussion Looking for NEW titles for 11th grade Literature Analysis
"Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld. It's a steam punk novel set at the beginning of WWI. Imagine if the Allies had amazing genetically modified beasts and the Axis had futuristic technology. There's a lot of politics mixed in here, too. This…"
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MGotham replied to MGotham's discussion Looking for NEW titles for 11th grade Literature Analysis
"Thank you Andrew, I have both of these titles in my library and the kids do seem to love them. I haven't read them myself, but I will pass along your recommendation to my English teachers. Thank you for your help. Best, Mary"
Sep 20, 2010
Andrew van Zyl replied to MGotham's discussion Looking for NEW titles for 11th grade Literature Analysis
"Hi there. I think Feed by M T Anderson would be an awesome book to do with this age group http://search.barnesandnoble.com/Feed/M-T-Anderson/e/9780763622596/?itm=1&USRI=feed+anderson#TABS It is a very topical dystopian novel with a great story…"
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Looking for NEW titles for 11th grade Literature Analysis

We use the classics for teaching literary elements but would like a few suggestions for currently published (last 10 years) titles that our English teachers can use with 11th grade students.  The goal is to analyze for literary elements with "off the beaten path" books.  Any suggestions?See More
Sep 9, 2010
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Distance Learning Carts ~ any ideas?

Our district has distance learning carts in all of our building libraries: elem, middle and high schools.  We are looking for ideas and specific "places/contacts" that we can visit.  Your feedback is most appreciated. See More
Apr 21, 2010

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At 8:41am on May 27, 2009, Mike McQueen said…
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