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The Modern English Collection contains fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, letters, newspapers, manuscripts, and illustrations from 1500 to the present, arranged for browsing by author's last name or by category of interest.A collection of phrases, proverbs, and passages traced to their sources in ancient and modern literature
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7th Grade Language Arts Skill Builder Activities – Grammar and Reading
This site has a comprehensive collection of brief grammar explanations for students who want concise support.
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Students organize and group related ideas.
Trailblazing Introductions (Grades 7-8)
Students develop a sense of beginning by using strong leads.
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Students develop a sense of ending by using closure and thought-provoking statements.