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Banish boredom! Excite students with varietydrama, verse, stories, reporting, and moreall at comfortable reading levels
  • Five genres, each in three levels, let students study a particular kind of writing at the appropriate reading level
  • Emphasis on reading skills helps students who have difficulty with a traditional literature anthology
  • Integration of reading and writing encourages students to study how authors construct their works and then to try to emulate stylistic elements

Rescue bored readers by introducing them to the many exciting forms of literature. The Best series collects superb nonfiction, play scripts, poetry, short stories, and stand-alone chapters of longer works, so you can quickly find well-crafted selections that reflect student interests. Best of all, weve tailored the series to three reading levels, making it the perfect tool for reaching out to students of any ability who arent succeeding with more traditional anthologies.

  • Introductory: Reading Level 5-6, Interest Level 6-8
  • Middle: Reading Level 7-8, Interest Level 6-10
  • Advanced: Reading Level 9-12, Interest Level 9-12

Synopsis:

Banish boredom! Excite students with variety—drama, verse, stories, reporting, and more—all at comfortable reading levels
  • Five genres, each in three levels, let students study a particular kind of writing at the appropriate reading level
  • Emphasis on reading skills helps students who have difficulty with a traditional literature anthology
  • Integration of reading and writing encourages students to study how authors construct their works and then to try to emulate stylistic elements

Rescue bored readers by introducing them to the many exciting forms of literature. The Best series collects superb nonfiction, play scripts, poetry, short stories, and stand-alone chapters of longer works, so you can quickly find well-crafted selections that reflect student interests. Best of all, we’ve tailored the series to three reading levels, making it the perfect tool for reaching out to students of any ability who aren’t succeeding with more traditional anthologies.

  • Reading Level 7-8
  • Interest Level 6-10

Table of Contents

Best Short Stories

Middle

First Confession by Frank O'Connor

Raymond's Run by Toni Cade Bambara

To Build a Fire by Jack London

Marigolds by Eugenia Collier

The Treasure of Lemon Brown by Walter Dean Myers

The Moustache by Robert Cormier

Sucker by Carson McCullers

Naftali and the Storyteller and His Horse, Sus by Isaac Bashevis Singer

A Sound of Thunder by Ray Bradbury

A Cap for Steve by Morley Callaghan

Product Details

ISBN:
9780890616628
Author:
Harris, Raymond (edt)
Publisher:
Jamestown Publishers
Author:
McGraw-Hill - Jamestown Education, Glencoe/
Author:
McGraw-Hill - Jamestown Education
Author:
McGraw-Hill -. Jamestown Education, Glen
Author:
Harris, Raymond
Subject:
Language Arts - General
Subject:
Children s 12-Up - Language Arts
Subject:
best short stories middle, best short stories, short stories, fiction, best series, jamestown education, glencoe, adapted literature, differentiated instruction, reading skills, main idea, sequence, cause and effect, inferences, analysis, literary element
Subject:
best short stories middle, best short stories, short stories, fiction, best series, jamestown education, glencoe, adapted literature, differentiated instruction, reading skills, main idea, sequence, cause and effect, inferences, analysis, literary element
Subject:
best short stories middle, best short stories, short stories, fiction, best series, jamestown education, glencoe, adapted literature, differentiated instruction, reading skills, main idea, sequence, cause and effect, inferences, analysis, literary element
Subject:
best short stories middle, best short stories, short stories, fiction, best series, jamestown education, glencoe, adapted literature, differentiated instruction, reading skills, main idea, sequence, cause and effect, inferences, analysis, literary element
Subject:
best short stories middle, best short stories, short stories, fiction, best series, jamestown education, glencoe, adapted literature, differentiated instruction, reading skills, main idea, sequence, cause and effect, inferences, analysis, literary element
Subject:
Children s-Reference English
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Publication Date:
April 1994
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
469
Dimensions:
9.08x7.30x.85 in. 1.69 lbs.
Age Level:
12-UP

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"Synopsis" by , Banish boredom! Excite students with variety—drama, verse, stories, reporting, and more—all at comfortable reading levels
  • Five genres, each in three levels, let students study a particular kind of writing at the appropriate reading level
  • Emphasis on reading skills helps students who have difficulty with a traditional literature anthology
  • Integration of reading and writing encourages students to study how authors construct their works and then to try to emulate stylistic elements

Rescue bored readers by introducing them to the many exciting forms of literature. The Best series collects superb nonfiction, play scripts, poetry, short stories, and stand-alone chapters of longer works, so you can quickly find well-crafted selections that reflect student interests. Best of all, we’ve tailored the series to three reading levels, making it the perfect tool for reaching out to students of any ability who aren’t succeeding with more traditional anthologies.

  • Reading Level 7-8
  • Interest Level 6-10

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