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Welcome to the Companion Website for Teaching To Exceed The English Language Arts Common Core State Standards: A Literacy Practices Approach For 6–12 Classrooms, by Richard Beach, Amanda Haertling Thein, and Allen Webb.  This textbook provides English language arts pre-service and in-service teachers with a curriculum framework and methods based on literacy practices for addressing Common Core State Standards to teach reading/literature, writing, media/digital literacy, speaking/listening, and language.

What you will find on this Website


Chapter Resources

Literary Worlds site

  • Link to the Teaching to Exceed Virtual School site: http://brn227.brown.wmich.edu:7000
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Classroom Teaching Resources

  • Unit/lesson plans
    • Sample units
    • Share your units and lesson plans
  • Curriculum resource sites
    • Selected links to curriculum resource sites
    • Share your links to curriculum resource sites
  • Related readings

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