|Statement||edited by W. Percival Westell & Henry E. Turner ; with fourteen coloured and many black and white illustrations.|
|Contributions||Westell, William Percival., Turner, Henry E.|
Commonplace books (or commonplaces) are a way to compile knowledge, usually by writing information into have been kept from antiquity, and were kept particularly during the Renaissance and in the nineteenth century. Such books are essentially scrapbooks filled with items of every kind: recipes, quotes, letters, poems, tables of weights and measures, proverbs, prayers, legal formulas. Does anyone know of another list that has books that teachers are teaching that are new? Or, does anyone just know some? I'd love as many ideas as possible. And, any that are good AND common core recommended would be cool too (not necessarily better, but good to know in case I need to justify them to the higher powers). Thanks! Whether your teens are into dystopian novels, high school drama, fantasy, thrillers, romance, or just plain great stories, the books on this list are all excellent picks. Just try to put them down! If your teen hasn't fallen in love with reading yet, one of these top-rated titles is sure to do the trick. Did the book’s pace seem too fast/too slow/just right? If you were to write fanfic about this book, what kind of story would you want to tell? Book Club Questions for Nonfiction. What did you already know about this book’s subject before you read this book? What new things did you learn? What questions do you still have?
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