You’re a Big Boy Now (1966). Peter Kastner plays Bernard Chanticleer, a 19-year-old roller-skating library page in the New York Public Library, who steals its Gutenberg Bible. Bernard’s father is I. H. Chanticleer (Rip Torn), incunabula curator and secretary harasser. Amy Partlett (Karen Black) and Raef del Grado (Tony Bill) are library assistants. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061209/
Quella di Gordon non è solo una biografia avvincente come un romanzo; attraverso una lettura originale delle poesie di Emily Dickinson, molte delle quali riportate nel libro, l’autrice è in grado di avanzare nuove e convincenti ipotesi sulla misteriosa poetessa, e sull’origine della sua “reclusione”.
If you are looking for a way to get your middle school students interested in nonfiction, these passages will definitely help. This document includes four high-interest nonfiction passages. Students will learn unusual but true facts as they practice their close reading and comprehension skills. $
~BRAND NEW~ Grade 8 Daily Common Core Reading Practice Weeks 1-20 (100 Passages)-Students can analyze figurative language, character traits, author's purpose, integrate texts, determine the theme of a reading passage and more in just five minutes a day with these 100 different Common Core aligned passages. The questions are text dependent and include close reading, multiple choice, and short response.$