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West of the Moon

• Historical folk/fantasy fiction
• Age Range: Grades 5-9
• Author: Margi Preus
• Title: West of the Moon
• Publisher: New York: Amulet
• 04/2014… 218 more words

Middle School

Hosting A Young Playwrights Change Competition - Omaha Theater Company at The Rose Theater

Young Playwrights for Change Competition!

            – Why We’re So Excited to Get to Host Again!

- Thinking about hosting a Young Playwrights for Change Competition for the first time? 1,271 more words


My Literary History

Today as I was updating my LiveBinder for my seventh graders, I was thinking back about my literary history which I always share verbally during the first week with my students.   509 more words

Choosing Books

Middle schoolers a mystery? An educational seminar with Cynthia Tobias

The Northwest Nazarene University Wesley Center in partnership with Focus on the Family is pleased to offer an educational seminar for youth pastors, teachers, parents and anyone interested in better understanding the mysterious world of middle school.   375 more words

Young Adult Books

Tales of Middle School Misfits: The Bully

Seventh grade is the year of absolute torture for every individual.  I know some of you are thinking, I wasn’t that bad, seventh grade wasn’t that bad.  536 more words

Somebody on This Bus is Going to Be Famous - but why?

Somebody on This Bus is Going to Be Famous, by J.B. Cheaney (Sept. 2014, Sourcebooks Jabberwocky), $16.99, ISBN: 9781402292972

Recommended for ages 9-13

The bus picks the kids up every day, and heads to school. 298 more words

Tween Reads

Young Playwrights for Change: Year Two. Don't Miss Out This Time!

Welcome to our NEXTblog topic and the next big thing for playwriting in middle schools! Young Playwrights for Change!

Not sure what Young Playwrights for Change is or if you are ready to host your own regional playwriting competition? 634 more words