Frogs & Flies & Blackberry Pies (A Short Fiction Middle Grade Reader): Eleven-year-old Johnny lives with his father in a Northwestern rural town. Little does he know how much his life will change after just one night; or that he’ll make friends with a girl; get chased by a mad man; rescued by a taco trailer; and become a local hero. But we're getting ahead of his story. First he'll need to tell you about the camping trip... and the wolf.
Sequence of Events Task Cards: Short Passages Sequencing
Use these reading strategy task cards to help your students master sequence. The short paragraphs and signal words will really help your students to zero in on this skill. Perfect for literacy centers or test prep.
A fictionalized account of Zora Neale Hurston's childhood with her best friend Carrie, in Eatonville, Florida, as they learn about life, death, and the differences between truth, lies, and pretending. Includes an annotated bibliography of the works of Zora Neale Hurston, a short biography of the author, and information about Eatonville, Florida.