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Looking for alternative to text books to motivate troubled teens.


Area of Concern: Writing Mechanics & Grammar

Submitted by: Teacher

Grade Level: High School

Competency: Below Level

I teach troubled teens who are at or below grade average. They are 6-12 and I am looking for alternatives to text books to teach them. Any help would be appreciated.



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