Out with the old and in with the new! Contemporary young adult literature has so much to offer when used in the classroom. Its topics resonate with students and its characters are relatable; students can find parts of themselves in the novels. If you are making additions to or revising the reading list for your English Language Arts course, here's 21 young adult literature titles that are worth checking out for middle school and high school students.
GREAT RESOURCEonline file cabinet ~ I've been using this GO from Laura Candler for years now. Student records the title, reading response, minutes read and then has it signed by parent or guardian. There is also a two-sided version for longer responses.
Love this shoutout to THE SLEEPWALKER by Chris Bohjalian! 79 books to read that are guaranteed to keep you up all night. Including a list of thriller books, mystery books, psychological thrillers, and romantic suspense books. Page-turners Books you can'