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Using literature in the middle school curriculum

by Carol Otis Hurst

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Published by Linworth Pub. in Worthington, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Middle schools -- United States -- Curricula,
    • Literature -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States,
    • Young adult literature,
    • Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Carol Otis Hurst and Rebecca Otis.
      SeriesProfessional growth series
      ContributionsOtis, Rebecca.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1628.5 .H87 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL389512M
      ISBN 100938865714
      LC Control Number98054106

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VOYA Review. This review of our book, Using Literature in the Middle School Curriculum, appeared in the October issue of VOYA. Here are two texts [The other is Hot Links by Cora Wright (Libraries Unlimited)] that present literature titles for the middle school curriculum.

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