Nicholas Sparks is a household name to a generation of teens who have grown up devouring his books and eagerly seeing his films upon release. With accessible language, emotionally resonant storytelling, and compelling moral questions, these books make great choices for both struggling and advanced teen readers.
These student editions, with learning guides interspersed throughout the text, provide checks for the students while introducing and familiarizing them with SAT and ACT style question-and-answer formats. Developed in conjunction with a high school English teacher and a leading expert in the field of secondary education, these student guides are aligned with the ELA Common Core State Standards and fulfill protocol requirements used by almost every state.
Step-by-step essay writing prompts and evaluation rubrics guide students in developing their writing skills and aid teachers by providing excellent breakdowns of what elements are present in a below-average, average, and above-average essay.