Diverse Background English Collection Middle School - DI-EN-COL-MS

This collection includes paperback and hardcover books for both on-grade level and struggling readers. These are sure to engage and offer a range of complexity to meet all students' needs.

Diverse Background English Collection Middle School (35 Books): $535.25

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Themes

Middle Grade, Multiethnic interest, Cultural Diversity, Tolerance/Acceptance, Teen Interest

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Diverse Energies

By authors

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 8 - 12

AR Level: 5.5 - 12.0
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
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Honoring Our Ancestors

By Rohmer

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 5

AR Level: 0.5 - 4.9
Lexile Level: 860L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 44

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How We Are Smart

By Nikola-Lisa

Illustrated by Qualls

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 6.5
Lexile Level: AD950L
SRC: 6.4
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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i see the rhythm

By Igus

Illustrated by Wood

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 0.5 - 5.1
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 6.8
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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When the Horses Ride By

By Greenfield

Illustrated by Gilchrist

Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 0.5 - 3.4
Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 40

PB: $14.95
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Bowman's Store

By Bruchac

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 12

AR Level: 5.8 - 14.0
Lexile Level: 970L
DRA: 60

PB: $14.95
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Hammer of Witches

By Mlawski

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 13.0 - 4.7
Lexile Level: 690L
SRC: 4.3
DRA: 80

HC: $20.95
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Rattlesnake Mesa

By Weber

Photographed by Renkun

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 12

Lexile Level: 760L
DRA: 60

PB: $19.95
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Surfer of the Century

By Crowe

Illustrated by Waldrep

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 6.2
Lexile Level: 980L
SRC: 5.9
DRA: 44

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Vodník

By Moore

Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 15.0 - 4.4
Lexile Level: HL650L
DRA: 80

HC: $18.95
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Yummy

By Neri

Illustrated by DuBurke

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 5 - 12

AR Level: 1.0 - 3.4
Lexile Level: GN510L
SRC: 4.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
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Under the Mesquite

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 3.0 - 5.7
Lexile Level: 990L
SRC: 8.4
DRA: 60

HC: $21.95
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Wolf Mark

By Bruchac

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 15.0 - 5.3
Lexile Level: 810L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 80

HC: $20.95
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The Monster in the Mudball

By Gates

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 5.0 - 4.8
Lexile Level: 670L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 50

HC: $19.95
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Mama's Window

By Rubright / McKissack

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 2.0 - 5.2
Lexile Level: 770L
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Steel Drumming at the Apollo

By Marx

Photographed by Senisi

Interviews

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 1.0 - 6.0
Lexile Level: 930L
SRC: 6.6
DRA: 60

PB: $13.95
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Chess Rumble

By Neri

Illustrated by Watson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 3.5
Lexile Level: 690L
SRC: 3.7
DRA: 50

PB: $12.95
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Killer of Enemies

By Bruchac

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 14.0 - 5.7
Lexile Level: 860L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
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Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 1.0 - 6.2
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $14.95
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Tofu Quilt

By Russell

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 1.0 - 5.0
Lexile Level: 970L
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Tan to Tamarind

By Iyengar

Illustrated by Akib

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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Arrow of Lightning

By Bruchac

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 7
Interest Level: 6 - 12

Lexile Level: 890L
DRA: 80

HC: $19.95
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There's No Base Like Home

By Mendoza / Mendoza Dusan

Illustrated by McNally Barshaw

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 50

HC: $18.95
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The Story of Tennis Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: X
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

Lexile Level: 1050L
DRA: 60

PB: $10.95
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The Story of Car Engineer Soichiro Honda

By Weston

Illustrated by Yamasaki

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

Lexile Level: 1010L
DRA: 60

PB: $10.95
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The Story of World War II Hero Irena Sendler

By Vaughan

Illustrated by Mazellan

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 7

Lexile Level: 1090L
DRA: 60

PB: $8.95
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Alicia Afterimage

By Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 4.0 - 4.8
Lexile Level: NC700L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 60

PB: $18.95
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Etched in Clay

By Cheng

Illustrated by Cheng

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 5.0
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Sharing Our Homeland

By Marx

Photographed by Karp

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Y
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 5.9
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 60

PB: $12.95
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Awakening

By Sandler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 17.0 - 6.0
Lexile Level: HL820L
SRC: 6.4
DRA: 80

PB: $16.95
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Cat Girl's Day Off

By Pauley

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 6 - 12

AR Level: 11.0 - 4.4
Lexile Level: 660L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
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Life of a Genius

By Demi

Illustrated by Demi

Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 1.0 - 6.7
Lexile Level: 1060L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
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Tankborn

By Sandler

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 7 - 12

AR Level: 15.0 - 5.6
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 80

PB: $18.95
HC: $17.95
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Summer of the Mariposas

By McCall

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Z
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 6 - College

AR Level: 13.0 - 5.4
Lexile Level: 840L
SRC: 5.5
DRA: 80

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Celebrate! Connections Among Cultures

By Reynolds

Photographed by Reynolds

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 0.5 - 6.3
Lexile Level: NC1060L
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95