Classic Literature for Middle School – Eclectic HomeschoolingHe knows. Teachers kept giving him what they considered classics, but those middle school books had nothing to do with who he was and what he saw each day. So he never touched them. Middle school kids today are coming of age in a time when they will have more access to information than ever before but lack the tools for integration. Giving them the tools to build a reading identity first will give them what they need to grow into whom they really want to be. Every one of these books offers a path to identity. But remember: you know each child best.
34 Refreshing and Relatable Books to Teach in Middle School
By Hannah Trierweiler Hudson. Experts weigh in on the new middle school canon. Does Holden Caulfield matter any more? What do you do? Of course, our job is to help kids learn to think about books—even ones they may not like.
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Middle grade books are admittedly some of my favorites to read. Both when I was in middle school and now as an adult. My only regret is that I hardly read any classics when I was in middle school. I have been remedying that problem as an adult and have read a lot of great middle grade classics over the last few years. Many upper elementary students will also enjoy these books as well as high schoolers and adults! I know Anne of Green Gables is the L.
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