The life story of Longfellow is full of drama, romance, and tragedy.
In Search of the Great ENGLISH Writers: Another Imaginary Journey Back in Time with Intrepid Reporter Nellie Bly
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Second in a series… Another Imaginary Journey Back in Time with Intrepid Reporter Nellie Bly
A middle-grade reading and writing book featuring Chaucer, Shakespeare, Dickens, Kipling, Potter.
Dive into the Young Writers’ Club year-round with scholars, grades 4 and up. Time travel with famous authors from “In Search of the Great English Writers” and “In Search of the Great American Writers.” Your students will think with greater imagination, and write with new confidence while discovering 12 classic English and American authors, where they lived, what they wrote, and how to write in their styles. The entire family can discover the joy of writing. This popular time-tested program captures the imagination, and already more than 50 middle grade students in the Young Writers’ Club are published in magazines and hundreds have gained lifelong writing skills.
There’s no one who counts more in society than a good teacher. And you are one of those. My guess is your students will remember the project and their part in it for the rest of their lives…What a good time they must have with you as their teacher!
– David McCullough, Pulitzer Prize Winner Author
Chaucer in fourth grade – I love it!”
-Ted Sizer, former Dean, Harvard Graduate School of Education
This creative program is designed to help middle-grade students become confident,
skillful authors who have an appreciation of the great writers of the world.
– Teacher, Fiske School, Lexington, Mass.
…. Part of our daughter’s academic success stems from Mrs. Carlson’s imbibing a love of reading – and knowledge – that go beyond work in class. Our daughter hardly
ever reads a book without thinking about the social, economic, and cultural milieu in
which the author existed…
– Parent of a 4th grade student
Our daughter’s three publications from The Writers’ Club turned out to be a big factor in being admitted to a top prep school. Her writing ability has proven a real strength through high school and college.
– Parent of a college senior
Thank you for helping me become a better writer… for family teas and lovely slides… for helping me to become published… for teaching me about great authors of the past… for helping me develop a love of writing… for opening a whole new world full of adventure, love and excitement.
– Student, 4th grade