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6 edition of Words We Call Home found in the catalog.

Words We Call Home

Celebrating Creative Writing at Ubc

by Linda Svendsen

  • 333 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University of British Columbia Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary collections,
  • Vancouver,
  • Fiction,
  • English Canadian Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Study and teaching,
  • History,
  • American - General,
  • English,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • USA,
  • British Columbia,
  • 20th century,
  • Canadian literature,
  • Creative writing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080510M
    ISBN 100774803673
    ISBN 109780774803670

    This Study Guide consists of approximately 81 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Calling Me Home. I had to admit I was intrigued, though I usually left mystery solving to television personalities -- figuring. I See Shapes Shared Reading. Shape Buttons English, German. A shapes booklet in which students count the number of shapes seen on each page. Features: Shape words and shape recognition; Numerals and one to one correspondence; Repeated Words/Phrases - ' 'We see', 'buttons' Instructions: Make copies double sided (title one sided, page 2 + page 3, page 4 + page 5, etc.) Cut in half.

    A Place Called Home A Place Called Home A Place Called Home. Informational (nonfiction), 48 words, Level C (Grade K), Lexile L. Help students begin to understand how a room in a house is part of the larger world with A Place Called Home. Illustrations, simple sentences, and high-frequency words support early emergent readers. New Perspectives on Illustration is an engaging weekly series of essays by graduate illustration students at MICA, the Maryland Institute College of Art. Curators Stephanie Plunkett and Joyce K. Schiller have the pleasure of teaching a MICA course exploring the artistic and cultural underpinnings of published imagery through history, and we are pleased to present the findings of our talented.

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