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June 2008

Wordle: using word clouds in a lesson

by knann
Nice example of how to use wordle in the classroom as a pre-reading strategy.

December 2007

by knann (via) is committed to delivering public domain literature paired with high quality audio performances. We pair together great literature and accompanying audio. Putting the text and audio together, readers can learn spelling, punctuation and paragraph structure by listening and reading masterpieces of the written word. Read and listen via your web browser or on your mp3 player.

November 2006

Tools for Reading, Writing, & Thinking

by knann & 1 other
A great collection of graphic organizers for middle and high school students

SEDL - Building Reading Proficiency at the Secondary Level: A Guide to Resources

by knann
An excellent guide to resoures for improving reading proficiency from grades 6-12. Visit or click the link entitles Strategies for specific info for teaching

October 2006

Book Review Podcast - New York Times

by knann
Every week, Book Review Editor Sam Tanenhaus talks to authors, critics, editors and best-seller columnist Dwight Garner about new books. The files below are in mp3 format, and instructions for subscribing to the weekly podcast are below. Use Google Reader as an easy way to subscribe without having to download the podcast (unless you want to!)


by knann & 8 others (via)
LibriVox volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain and release the audio files back onto the net (via podcast and catalog). Our goal is to make all public domain books available as free audio books. We are a totally volunteer, open source, free content, public domain project. Subscribe via itunes or the site. Are you a great oral-reader? You can also volunteer by signing up at the site.

Booklists for High School Students

by knann
Looking for a good book to read? Check out these links.

September 2006

American Literature with Mr. Burnett

by knann (via)
Resources for high school American Literature

July 2005

Knowing Poe: The Literature, Life, and Times of Edgar Allen Poe

by knann & 1 other
Wonderful site that explores the life and writings of Edgar Allen Poe. Contains realplayer video with John Astin as Edgar Allen Poe. Compelling interactives and extensive teacher resources should make this the number one site for high school literature classes.

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