author Shirley Clarke provides a wealth of high quality ideas, practical
strategies, classroom examples and whole-school case studies for
teachers in primary and secondary schools.
of Contents and
Shirley Clarke's guest posts on
Peter Dewitt's Blog Finding
Formative Assessment The Right Question
at the Right Time
by Shirley Clarke
Author at Work
is a collection of INSPIRING Author
Memoirs for Upper Elementary and Middle School Students!
Each book offers students valuable, inside information about writing and the
writing process, the challenges and the rewards of writing from the
perspective of the authors and their work, with rare colorful pictorial and
illustrative glimpses into the private life of each author.
See Our Author at Work Collection
Books for Young Learners
Look Inside BYLs with e-BOOKS
This ever expanding
collection currently contains 174 titles in English
in and 82 titles in Spanish all are 8, 12 or 16 pages.
The Books for Young Learners
collection is a broad literacy framework
for developing readers and writers who think critically and
All of the nonfiction titles in the
collection are correlated to Common Core State Standards. Work is
progress to correlate the rest of the collection to CCSS.