Product Description: Visual tools expert Roger Essley shows how to engage even the most reluctant learners in reading content area texts and absorbing the information and ideas they need to succeed in school and beyond. Essley’s simple but powerful storyboarding strategies dramatically improve students’ comprehension of text books, help students write about topics they’ve studied, and boost their retention of content-area vocabulary...read more
9780545161077 | Scholastic Prof Book Div, June 1, 2010, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Visual tools expert Roger Essley shows how to engage even the most reluctant learners in reading content area texts and absorbing the information and ideas they need to succeed in school and beyond.
Through a series of poetic narratives, three girlfriends explore the world of the early 1950s, a microcosm of dog weddings, a visiting cousin with a secret, the courting couple across the street, and a myriad of other topics, on a hot summer day in Georgia.
9780525652137 | Cobblehill, September 1, 1997, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A collection of narrative poems about three girls growing up in the South during the 1950s and what happens when they discover boys
9780671867225 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1994, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: While looking at a box of faded old photographs at his grandmother's summer cottage, Jon finds he has become part of the pictures
9780671781156 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1993, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Throughout the summer and early fall, an old man goes out and gathers a variety of flowers and herbs until the time comes to make his special tea
In a retelling of the classic Maugham tale, Abdullah, the very old servant of a merchant, recognizes Death disguised as an old woman and decides to try to put off his appointment with her by running away.