Shocks: 15 Startling Stories to Shock and Delight with Exercises for Comprehension & Enrichment - Goodman, Burton
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Motivate students with high-interest fictionfrom master authorsMotivate struggling readers with high-interest storiesat ten reading levelsImprove vocabulary and comprehension skillsEncourage writing in response to readingOne of our classic best-sellers, Goodman's Five-Star Stories, supplementsan literature curriculum or stands on its own by providing interesting fictionat just the right reading levels. Adapted well-known short stories bytraditional authors and newer multicultural authors entice even strugglingreaders with tales of adventure, derring-do, and surprise. Vocabulary incontext…mehr

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Motivate students with high-interest fictionfrom master authorsMotivate struggling readers with high-interest storiesat ten reading levelsImprove vocabulary and comprehension skillsEncourage writing in response to readingOne of our classic best-sellers, Goodman's Five-Star Stories, supplementsany literature curriculum or stands on its own by providing interesting fictionat just the right reading levels. Adapted well-known short stories bytraditional authors and newer multicultural authors entice even strugglingreaders with tales of adventure, derring-do, and surprise. Vocabulary incontext, cloze passages, and critical thinking exercises help readers improvetheir understanding of the narrative text.

The Goodman's Five-Star Stories series is a collection of high-interest anthologies on 10 reading levels featuring well-known short stories from around the world. The selections provide hours of reading pleasure while improving reading and literature skills.

Table of contents:
To the Student The Short Story--Literary Terms 1. "The Monkey's Paw" by W.W. Jacobs 2. "The Love Powder" by O. Henry 3. "Dear Amanda" by Linnah Gary 4. "The Expression" by José Francés 5. "The Cog" by Charles Fritch 6. "The Scholarship" by Minfong Ho 7. "The Invaders" by Jack Ritchie 8. "Blue Eyes Far Away" by MacKinlay Kantor 9. "The Cow-Tail Switch" Folktale from Liberia 10. "The Snakes of Bera" by Cecelia Rathbone 11. "Of Missing Persons" by Jack Finney 12. "Matrimony Inn" by Lin Yutang 13. "Rain, Rain, Go Away" by Issac Asimov 14. "The Wind in the Rosebush" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman 15. "The Donkey Goes to Market" by Alice Geer Kelsey Acknowledgements Progress Chart Progress Graph
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Seitenzahl: 151
  • Altersempfehlung: 10 bis 10 Jahre
  • 1994
  • Ausstattung/Bilder: 231.1 x 185.4 mm
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 235mm x 191mm x 9mm
  • Gewicht: 277g
  • ISBN-13: 9780890617502
  • ISBN-10: 0890617503
  • Best.Nr.: 22044342

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2. "The Love Powder" by O. Henry<
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3. "Dear Amanda" by Linnah Gary<
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4. "The Expression" by José Francés<
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5. "The Cog" by Charles Fritch<
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8. "Blue Eyes Far Away" by MacKinlay Kantor<
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10. "The Snakes of Bera" by Cecelia Rathbone<
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11. "Of Missing Persons" by Jack Finney<
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12. "Matrimony Inn" by Lin Yutang<
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13. "Rain, Rain, Go Away" by Issac Asimov<
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14. "The Wind in the Rosebush" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman<
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15. "The Donkey Goes to Market" by Alice Geer Kelsey<
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Progress Chart<
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