• Don't Label Me!
  • Heroes or Zeros?
  • Live Lines
  • Out Loud
  • Upload
  • Get Real!
  • What’s Your Problem?
  • Looking for Me?

Don't Label Me!

The Don’t Label Me! module examines concepts such as prejudice, bias, racism, and discrimination. It invites students to explore how and why we use stereotypes and how stereotyping affects people.

Student Book

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Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Heroes or Zeros?

The Heroes or Zeros? module explores how our concept of the “hero” is influenced by culture, gender, age, physical ability, and archetypal patterns, as well as the degree to which heroism is influenced by circumstances.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Live Lines

The Live Lines module has a variety of poetic texts that catch students’ attention by their visual aspects, range of topics, and general appeal. The variety offers students different entry points into their understanding of poetry.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Out Loud

The Out Loud module invites students to explore the power of spoken language in various ways, including how spoken words connect, engage, inform, and influence us.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Upload

The Upload module explores the methods by which media texts are constructed, the explicit and implicit messages they convey, and the advantages and disadvantages of living in a society immersed in media texts.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Get Real!

Get Real! helps students develop the understandings and skills they need to become critical consumers of information. They will realize that the “truth” may look quite different to people with various perspectives and points of view.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

What’s Your Problem?

The What's Your Problem? module invites students to explore a variety of conflict situations, ranging from conflicts with a family member to conflicts that stem from broad social issues, and to consider options for resolving these conflicts.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.

 

 

Looking for Me?

The Looking for Me? module invites students to explore notions of identity in various ways, including the degree to which we are shaped by our experiences, whether we can change who we are, and the many ways we can express ourselves.

Student Book

Live Ink Online:
Student e-Kit

Teacher’s Handbook and eHandbook

  • Plenty of short selections to support the theme or genre. This wide variety of content allows for great flexibility and choice.
  • Exciting and bold design captures students’ attention.
  • Embedded opportunities for rich and meaningful discussion and response.
  • Built-in literacy support to help students successfully learn and apply reading, writing, oral language and media literacy strategies and skills.
  • Selections from the student books in digital format with the ability to highlight or take notes online
  • Audio recordings of selections with the ability to download or listen to while reading online
  • Additional media texts including video clips, podcasts, songs, digital stories, and selected author biographies
  • Interactive test preparation and vocabulary games
  • Links to relevant websites
  • Easy-to-use lesson plans complete with modifiable linemasters
  • Support for assessment, differentiation, metacognition, and critical literacy
  • Projectable student book pages
  • Bank of Skill Builder mini-lessons to support the writing process, comprehension strategies, grammar and conventions
  • Ideas for working with Web 2.0
  • Tips and strategies for supporting ELL
  • Quick links to the curriculum

Module Kit

  • Includes 30 copies of the Student Book, one Online Student eKit, and one Teacher’s Handbook.