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Homer's "Odyssey": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 148,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read books from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bird by Bird
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 126. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Bird by Bird” by Anne Lamott was first published in 1994. It is considered her best-known work. The book is inspired by the author’s own personal relationships.
Virgil’s "Aeneid": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about the "Aeneid." This book goes through the "Aeneid" book by book. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read chapters from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 4: Power of the Pen - Iconoclasts to the Rescue
By Donald Gutierrez
Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Literature
Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.4 focuses on a humanistic and poetic perspective against the preceding darkness that Feeling the Unthinkable explores. "Surely there is no more astute and sensitive observer of our political culture than Don Gutierrez."
Virgil, “The Fall of Troy”: A Discussion Guide for Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid"
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This is a short discussion guide for Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid," which is the fullest surviving ancient account of the Fall of Troy, one of the most important myths in the Western world. This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid."
Nicholas Sparks' "A Walk to Remember": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Nicholas Sparks has written many best-selling novels, and I say more power to him. Obviously, he has his finger on the pulse of much of the book-reading public, and this may mean that this book may be successfully used in a class filled with students who are normally non-readers.
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the play. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide. Teachers can also use the discussion questions as the topics for short reaction memos.
William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 33,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the comedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
William Shakespeare's "Macbeth": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the tragedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 41,140. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. This book goes through the play scene by scene. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the tragedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
William Sleator's "Oddballs": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
A major reason to use "Oddballs" in schools is as a model for autobiographical writing. Writing autobiographical essays can be a fun composition assignment, and for some students it can be an art.
Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Jonathan Swift's "A Modern Proposal": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This short pamphlet contains Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal" and a few anecdotes about Jonathan Swift. It also includes a number of questions and their answers about Jonathan Swift and "A Modest Proposal."
Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 75,920. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This discussion guide will give teachers discussion questions to use in class as well as topics for student papers, both long and short.
Mark Twain's "The Prince and the Pauper": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Mark Twain's "Adventures of Tom Sawyer": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Voltaire's "Candide": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 40,150. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the short novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
Dante's "Paradise": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this discussion guide useful. Teachers can have students read cantos from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Dante's "Purgatory": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this discussion guide useful. Teachers can have students read cantos from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.