A collection of artifacts or copies of relics from a particular historical period or event.
Composed of a series of readers said to be written at successively more difficult levels.
books that are set in countries outside of the united states
the use of literature to replace or supplement textbooks in social studies, science, health, and math
prior knowledge about a topic stored in our minds.
focuses on reflections of subject and how the author felt about it, not the actual events.
any technique used deliberately to achieve a special effect
research the background of an author and illustrator to determine their experioences or resarech related to teh story. Examine the values and beliefs of characers and whether they connect to the actual lives of people from within the culture.
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graphic planning tool that reveals relationships between ideas - can help you creat a visual overview of a literature unit, including its focus, concepts, related book titles, and activities. Like a map, but it can change at any time.