Designed as a supplement to an English course or as a guide for teachers, this overview of fifty classics provides a quick and simple way to go beyond just "reading." Each book title's chapter includes a short description of the book, "objective questions" that test basic recall of facts & plot points, vocabulary gleanings from the text, and discussion questions. A wide range of classics were chosen, including Agamemnon, Black Beauty, David Copperfield, The Faerie Queene, Jane Eyre, Les Miserables, My Antonia, A Raising in the Sun, Up from Slavery, Walden, Watership Down, and others. Arranged alphabetically, the books are grouped by age in the back. Answer key included. 293 pages, softcover. Middle School-early High School.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 Vendor: Master Books Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 X 0.75 (inches) ISBN: 0890517142 ISBN-13: 9780890517147 Availability: In Stock
Enjoy a special Christian-based study of 50 of the most enduring and popular classics ever written. Get even more out of your literary experiences with a glossary, brief author biographies, and age-appropriate suggestions for your student. A detailed answer guide helps you turn a love of reading into a credited, educational course that will encourage an appreciation of the written word, develop vocabulary skills, and prompt a deeper interaction with books that are foundational for college-prep activities