A Tale of Two Cities (Bring the Classics to Life Series, Level 5)

A Tale of Two Cities (Bring the Classics to Life Series, Level 5)

by Charles Dickens

Paperback(EDCON PUBLISHING GROUP, THE)

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Overview

Reading Level 5.0-6.0. This novel has been adapted into 10 short chapters that will excite the reluctant reader as well as the enthusiastic one. Key words are defined and used in context. Multiple-choice questions require the student to recall specific details, sequence the events, draw inferences from story context, develop another name for the chapter, and choose the main idea. Let the Classics introduce Kipling, Stevenson, and H.G. Wells. Your students will embrace the notion of Crusoe's lonely reflections, the psychological reactions of a Civil War soldier at Chancellorsville, and the tragedy of the Jacobite Cause in 18th Century Scotland. In our society, knowledge of these Classics is a cultural necessity. Improves fluency, vocabulary and comprehension.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781555765613
Publisher: Edcon Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Series: Bring the Classics to Life Series
Edition description: EDCON PUBLISHING GROUP, THE
Pages: 72
Age Range: 10 - 17 Years

About the Author

Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is probably the greatest novelist England has ever produced, the author of such well-known classics as A Christmas Carol, Great Expectations, David Copperfield and Oliver Twist. His innate comic genius and shrewd depictions of Victorian life — along with his indelible characters — have made his books beloved by readers the world over.

Date of Birth:

February 7, 1812

Date of Death:

June 18, 1870

Place of Birth:

Portsmouth, England

Place of Death:

Gad's Hill, Kent, England

Education:

Home-schooling; attended Dame School at Chatham briefly and Wellington

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