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OWP Young Adult Literature Workshop

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The articles below are all in PDF format.

100 Best Books for Young Adults

50 Award Worthy Authors (cultural works)

Another Day in the Life

Approaches to Family Literacy

Are We Having Fun Yet? Students, Social Class, and the Pleasures of Literacy

At Last! An Answer to That Vexing Question

Attracting Young Adult Readers with Knitting Groups

Book Talking Nonfiction

Challenges Then and Now: Newberys from the 1950s and 1990s

Differentiated Instruction in the English Classroom

The Dyslexia Debate

Give Us a Voice: Teens Become Newbery Reviewes

I Got Graphic: Using Visual Literature

Learning to Love Reading: Interviews with Children and Teens

Liberating Writers Through Grammar Instruction

Looking for a Struggle: Exploring the Emotions of a Middle School Reader

NCLB: Reading First, and Whither the Future

Reaching Reluctant Readers with Nonfiction

Read Alouds and Performance Readings

Reconsidering the Gender Gap for Boys

Setting the Opportunity to Read Standard: Resuscitating SSR in High School

Teenage Reluctant Readers and Graphic Novels

Trends in Teen Reading

Using Graphic Novels to Attract Reluctant Readers

What Was Read Then, What is Read Now

Who is Reading Manga?

You Are Not the Boss of My Words