Sacks, A. (2019, April 16). Whole-Class Novels vs. Choice Reading: Why Not Do Both? Retrieved April 24, 2019.

Ariel Sacks, a middle-school language arts teacher and curriculum coach, assigns whole-class novels as well as lets students choose what they want to read. In this commentary, she shares how she makes this approach work and how it can build stronger, more engaged readers.

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