young adult literature
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How to use this site
What does it mean to teach literature?
Who are our kids?
How do I decide what to teach?
How do I help kids read?
How do I get them to talk and write (about) literature?
What’s the (use of) story?
How does the shape of a text change the shape of my teaching?
Do I have to teach Shakespeare? Okay, how do I survive it?
Other ways of seeing (critical lenses)
How do I stay in control and out of trouble?
What else is a text and how do I teach it?
How do I know what they’ve learned?
How can I keep developing, evolving, and having fun as a teacher?