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      Creative activities & project ideas for any novel, story, unit, etc.--not just for ELA, can be adapted to history & other content areas. $

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      Creative Activities for ANY Novel or Short Story with Handouts - huge bundle with nearly 100 creative student activities and projects to replace the standard book report! (priced)

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