Most of my 11+ yrs of ELA teaching experience has been with highly at-risk and/or SpEd youth. Consequently, you may find the vocabulary in my documents to be of a lower level than would be expected for the content or topic. And, to encourage reluctant writers and to promote reflection, there are sometimes questions to which there are no wrong answers - purely to urge thinking and promote participation without the fear of being "wrong".
The novel materials in my store are particularly good for native youth.
While most materials are best for grades 6-12, there are some