Nonfiction Text Features & Comparing Multiple Accounts Spice up your lessons with this Titanic Pack! Just like all of my other activity packs, these lessons are FUN, extremely high-interest, organized, RIGOROUS, and ready to teach today! Your students will: Construct an 11 page "book" in their interactive notebooks (or, there's a standalone version if you don't do notebooks) and then annotate/define all of the nonfiction text features. Click description for more info!
Thank You for Your Service by David Finkel ($12.99) http://www.amazon.com/Thank-You-for-Your-Service/dp/B00BIV551E%3FSubscriptionId%3D%26tag%3Dhpb4-20%26linkCode%3Dxm2%26camp%3D1789%26creative%3D390957%26creativeASIN%3DB00BIV551E&rpid=kh1391705016/Thank_You_for_Your_Service
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee ($13.11) http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B003UYUP58/hpb2-20/ASIN/B003UYUP58 This book is extremely interesting, and very well written. - Dr Mukherjee makes the history, lives and cancer itself real and tells powerful stories throughout the book. - The history is fascinating, the science is surprising and the human stories absorbing.