Text2Reader Resources September 2012

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Exercise 1D: Write It Down—Tense Up! Creating Tension in Your Writing
Time to pull that elastic back. Waaaaay back. In this exercise, you get to write a personal recollection about a tense experience.

Section 2: Nonfiction
Oil and Nowhere Else on Earth: Standing Tall for the Great Bear Rainforest

Exercise 2C: Asking Questions—Industrial Environmental Disasters
In All Good Children, Max likes to watch a reality show called Freakshow, where disfigured contestants square off in an MMA-style smackdown. He’s got his money on Zipperhead, a 22-year-old with scars from a long-ago surgery that separated him from a conjoined twin.

Section 4: Digital Nation
"The Cloud, Condensed"

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Curriculum Outcomes

BC Grade 6

BC Grade 7

BC Grade 8

Ontario Grade 6

Ontario Grade 7

Ontario Grade 8

Anchor Standards