middle school

Wordsmith Curriculum Review: A Writing Curriculum by our own Janie Cheaney

Wordsmith curriculum review (the series by Janie Cheaney): In which Betsy gushes over Wordsmith Apprentice, Wordsmith, and Wordsmith Craftsman. A Curriculum Review? We don't usually ...
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The Wimpy Kid and His Imitators

Jeff Kinney currently sits at the top of a $550 million empire, and it all started with a web comic.  When Kinney’s ambition to write ...
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The Strange Condition Called Middle School

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, by Tom Angleberger.  Abrams, 2010, 141 pages.  Age/interest level: 9-12. Sixth grade is the witching time for authors of ...
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