Nobody will talk to Melinda because she called the cops on an end-of-summer party. She becomes isolated and stops talking altogether; it is only through her artwork that she is able to find her voice again.
The Alan Sitomer BookJam is loaded with the passion and experience of a real teacher in a real classroom with real students. This program utilizes some of the most accessible, engaging novels in young adult literature to elevate literacy levels and raise academic test scores. From providing a sound, standards-based means of achieving core curriculum objectives to offering a dynamic spectrum of 21st-century, hands-on learning projects, BookJam is designed to engage reluctant readers and produce high-quality results. BookJam is effective. BookJam is vibrant. BookJam is proven to boost achievement and raise test scores!
Each title's BookJam includes:
- 30 copies of the print book
- Teacher Resource Guide filled with options for exploring the novel—thematic connections, Bloom's Taxonomy, bridges to nonfiction, graphic organizers, prompts for discussion and composition, assessments, and so much more
- Resource Disc including everything you'll ever need to reproduce for your students
- The Composition JamBox, packed with 21st century multimedia projects
- 1 Audiobook