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Adolescent Literacy: Turning Promise Into Practice

by Kylene Beers Robert E. Probst Linda Rief

A handbook for middle and high school teachers, school and district administrators, and local, state, and national policy makers, on how to improve literacy instruction in all classes.

Elements of Literature, 6th Course: Literature of Britain with World Classics

by Richard Vacca Robert E. Probst Robert Anderson John Malcolm Brinnin John Leggett

Discover more about the stories, poems, and essays in Elements of Literature by logging on to the Internet. At we help you complete your homework assignments, learn more about your favorite writers, and find facts that support your ideas and inspire you with new ones.

Holt Elements of Literature, Fifth Course: Literature of the United States with Literature of the Americas

by Richard Vacca Robert E. Probst Robert Anderson John Malcolm Brinnin John Leggett

This book provides a great selection of American literature, beginning with Native American and moving on to the twentieth century.

Holt Elements of Literature, Fourth Course, with Readings in World Literature

by Kylene Beers Robert E. Probst Robert Anderson John Malcolm Brinnin John Leggett

This book makes Literature learning easier by providing a collection of interesting poems, stories, and essays.

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