Grade 11

Pearson Literature (2015)

Publisher: Pearson Literature

Print Edition ISBNs:

  • Student (2015): 9780133268591
  • Teacher (2015): 9780133268607

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  • Available in both digital and hard copy formats
  • Close reading emphasis
  • Audio version available for all texts
  • SafeAssign (plagiarism check) available through the Learning Management System, Pearson Realize
  • All content downloadable
  • Differentiated instructional support provided through text complexity rubrics, reader and text suggestions
  • Scaffolding instructional approach
  • ELL instructional resources
  • List of trade books applicable to unit, some of which are available via free online literary collection
  • Cross-curricular informational selections available
  • Diagnostic and benchmark (beginning, mid-year, end-of-year) assessment resources
  • Strong writing emphasis
  • Online automated essay feedback through generated prompts
  • Aesthetic design with engaging layout, colors, photos, and art
  • Tutorials, videos, webinars, and teacher training are available

Pearsons myPerspectives

American Literature (2017)

Publisher: Pearson myPerspectives

Print Edition ISBNs:

  • Student (2017): 9780328920952
  • Teacher (2017): 9780133338706

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  • Non-traditional student write-in textbook (perforated and binder-ready)
  • Thematically organized content
  • Close reading emphasis
  • Text complexity rubrics
  • ELL instructional resources
  • Online automated essay feedback through generated prompts
  • Diagnostic and benchmark (beginning, mid-year, end-of-year) assessment resources
  • Unique scaffolding process: whole class (teacher lead), small group, then independent learning performance based assessment (reflection on learning)
  • Addresses multiple types of learning modes: digital, write-in textbook, audio
  • Intentional student engagement
  • Strong writing emphasis
  • Integrated vocabulary, grammar and mechanics relevant digital supplements, including current events
  • Pearson Bounce Pages app (links to additional digital content)
  • Aesthetic design with engaging layout
  • Literary criticism and journalistic pieces
  • SafeAssign (plagiarism check) available through the Learning Management System, Pearson Realize

StudySync: Connecting with Literature through Technology (2015)

Publisher: McGraw Hill

Print Edition ISBNs:

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  • User-friendly interface
  • Provides purposeful interactive technology
  • Strong instructional support including digital media, deliberate read-write connections, and assessment tools
  • Audio available with authentic voices and at variable speeds on selected texts
  • Professional development webinars and face-to-face training available
  • Includes lesson plans that are ready to use and customizable with available core standards-formatted instruction
  • Weekly updated current events with corresponding writing assignments (Studysync Blasts)
  • iPad and chrome book compatible
  • Access to all 6-12 ELA materials allowing for the integration of differing grade levels, themes, and content
  • Text in window allows for students to reference annotated source material during the writing process
  • Strong writing focus
  • Google Docs integration
  • Internal plagiarism check system continuous updating of online resources thus no online copyright
  • Generates up-to-date student data reports
  • Can be used to augment Canadian provincial curriculum
  • Built in differentiated instruction (DI) support and scaffolding throughout (ELL support with worksheets and tests)
  • Supplemental grammar and vocabulary
  • Emphasis on student collaborative learning and peer reviewing
  • Company solicits teacher feedback for improving program
  • Thematic-unit structure in grades 9-12
  • Editable tests
  • Focus on critical analysis of media sources

Collections (2017)

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Print Edition ISBNs:

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  • Maller-size textbook making it user friendly
  • Online interactive resources for teachers and students
  • Editable power-points
  • Balance of contemporary works with a wide spectrum of author representation
  • Audio availability for all selections
  • Close-reading focus
  • Emphasis on teacher-to-student feedback
  • Student learning support: ell teacher resources, student choice tutorials, and student pacing options
  • Access to selected videos from history channel, a&e, bio., And current news stories
  • Complementary partnership with turnitin through mywritesmart text-complexity rubrics
  • Three complimentary paperback novels of teacher’s choice from extensive list
  • Strategy for vocabulary acquisition
  • Intentional cross-curricular focus