Monthly Archives: April 2016

Is a Graphic a “Novel?”

Welcome to the world of graphic novels and young adult (YA) lit. I never knew James Patterson has a whole series of young adult novels, but there they were on the desks in an 8th grade English class. I noticed … Continue reading

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Melinda Ehrlich April 5 at 7:30pm ยท In a World History class the kids were working on Document Based Questions (DBQ) about Gorbachev and glasnost. I was circulating around the room when a hand went up. Me: Do you need … Continue reading

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