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ELA Resource Reviews

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This review is not intended to rank the materials; rather, the results provide rich evaluator feedback on changes necessary to bring the OER resource into closer alignment with Washington learning standards.

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11-12 1900 America: Primary Sources and Epic Poetry

Library of Congress
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 7
9-10 A "New English" in Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart"

EDSITEMENT! National Endowment for the Humanities
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 9
11-12 Adventures of Tom Sawyer

National Endowment for the Arts
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
11-12 American Dream and the Great Gatsby

Utah Education Network
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 6
K-2 Bookworms Grade 1

Comprehensive Reading Solutions
Review 2.2 1.9 1.8 1.5 7
K-2 Bookworms Grade 2

Comprehensive Reading Solutions
Review 2.4 1.8 1.6 1.6 6
K-2 Bookworms Grade K

Comprehensive Reading Solutions
Review 2.6 2.0 1.7 2.1 7
6-8 Building Evidence Based Arguments: E pluribus Unum

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
9-10 Building Evidence-Based Arguments?Grade 9

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
11-12 Character Analysis and the Crucible

Utah Education Network
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 7
K-2 Core Knowledge Language Arts Grade 1

Core Knowledge Foundation
Review 2.5 2.0 2.4 2.4 11
K-2 Core Knowledge Language Arts Grade 2

Core Knowledge Foundation
Review 2.1 1.9 2.1 2.5 10
K-2 Core Knowledge Language Arts Grade K

Core Knowledge Foundation
Review 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.5 10
11-12 Critical Ways of Seeing The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

EDSITEMENT! National Endowment for the Humanities
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
6-8 Fahrenheit 451: Novel Study

Better Lesson/Nicholas Gearing
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
6-8 Found Poetry with Primary Sources: The Great Depression*

Library of Congress/Alison Westfall and Laura Mitchell
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 3
9-10 From Courage to Freedom: Frederick Douglass's 1845 Autobiography *

EDSITEMENT! National Endowment for the Humanities
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 7
9-10 Grade "9-10" ELA: Speeches - Argument and Methods

NYC Dept. of Education/University of Pittsburgh
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
11-12 Grade 11 Literacy in Social Studies: Creating a Research Paper

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
11-12 Grade 11-12 ELA: Are Humans Good or Evil?

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
11-12 Grade 11-12 ELA: On Behalf of Others

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 9
6-8 Grade 6 ELA 1.1 - Percy Jackson and the Hero?s Journey

EngageNY/Expeditionary Learning
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 12
6-8 Grade 7 ELA 4A.1 - Development of the Adolescent Brain

EngageNY/Expeditionary Learning
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
6-8 Grade 8 ELA 1.1 - War Coming Close to Home

EngageNY/Expeditionary Learning
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 12
9-10 Grade 9 ELA 1.2 - Excerpts from Letters to a Young Poet

EngageNY/Public Consulting Group
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
9-10 Grade 9 ELA 1.3 - Romeo and Juliet

EngageNY/Public Consulting Group
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
9-10 Grade 9 ELA: Who Is to Blame for Romeo and Juliet's Death?

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
6-8 Literacy in ELA: Economics and the Environment

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
6-8 Literacy: Can Animals Think?

NYC Dept. of Education/misc. authors
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
9-10 Making EBC About Literary Technique Grade 10: Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
9-10 Making Evidence-Based Claims Unit Grade 10: MLK, Barak Obama

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 11
9-10 Metacognition and The Absolutely-True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

BetterLesson/Tim Pappageorge
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
6-8 Middle School Language Arts - 6th Grade: Friendship Unit*

Georgia Virtual Learning
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 3
6-8 Natural Disasters: Nature's Fury*

Library of Congress/Patricia Solfest & Kimberly Wardean
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
6-8 Nature, Naturalism, and The Call of the Wild

Better Lesson/Devon O'Brian
n/a n/a n/a n/a 6
9-10 Ninth Literature and Composition Unit 4: Short Stories *

Georgia Virtual Learning
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 5
6-8 Persuasion Across Time and Space

Stanford Graduate School of Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
6-8 Reading Closely for Textual Details: At the Pole

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 9
11-12 Reading Closely Grade 12: Life Steps Almost Straight

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
11-12 Reading Closely Grades 11-12: Lay Down All My Joys

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
11-12 Reading Closely Grades 11-12: Promised Land

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
6-8 Researching to Deepen Understanding

Odell Education
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 7
6-8 The Call of the Wild*

National Endowment for the Arts: The Big Read/Erika Koss
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 5
6-8 The First Emperor

Student Achievement Partners/Westside District
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 3
9-10 The Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln

Achieve the Core - Student Achievement Partners
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 10
9-10 The Grapes of Wrath: Scrapbooks and Artifacts *

Library of Congress/Linda and David Lackey
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 5
11-12 The Great Gatsby

National Endowment for the Arts
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
9-10 The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe *

The Big Read: National Endowment for the Arts
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
11-12 The US Constitution: Continuity and Change

Library of Congress
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 6
9-10 To Kill a Mockingbird *

The Big Read: National Endowment for the Arts
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 5
9-10 To Kill a Mockingbird: A Historical Perspective *

Library of Congress/Kathleen Prody & Nicolet Whearty
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 6
6-8 Using Textual Clues to Understand "A Christmas Carol"

EDSITEMENT! National Endowment for the Humanities
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 4
9-10 Weapons of the Spirit

Achieve the Core - Student Achievement Partners/LASD
Review n/a n/a n/a n/a 8
6-8 Zlateh the Goat

Student Achievement Partners/Westside District
n/a n/a n/a n/a 6