Paulding County Literacy Success Journey

You will walk away from this one hour journey with new ideas, new contacts, and a renewed sense of purpose and optimism around the literacy work in one Georgia county.


Reading & Language Arts

Developed by Experts. Designed for Teachers. Driven by Results. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt® offers a comprehensive suite of ELA programs to meet the needs of Georgia teachers and students and meet the demands of the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards.


Writable® —Grades 3-12

Grades 3-12

Complimentary Writable pilot through June 30, 2020, to districts or schools that can meet required pilot commitment criteria.

With Writable®, you can deliver the support your students need and align assignments to today’s English Language Arts standards. Writable‘s online suite of tools invites students to engage in purposeful writing. They can develop drafts, and reflect on and incorporate feedback to make their writing stronger by using student-friendly rubrics as guides. Watch great writing emerge and flourish, through the robust supports built into Writable.

Waggle® —Grades 2-8

Grades 2-8

Complimentary Waggle pilot through June 30, 2020, to districts or schools that can meet required pilot commitment criteria.

Waggle is designed specifically to cultivate resilience while advancing students’ Math and English Language Arts proficiency levels. By prioritizing fun, engaging practice and interactive learning over testing and leveling, Waggle offers educators an award-winning, personalized learning solution that combines adaptive learning technology, real-world teacher feedback, and gaming elements to engage students in a rigorous practice environment.

Journeys Common Core —Grades K–5 Reading

Grades K–5 Reading

What makes Journeys Common Core stand out? Thought-provoking, text-based questions engage students in classroom discussions. Write-In Readers offer personalized intervention for emergent, reluctant, or struggling readers. Furthermore, all Journeys Common Core tools are designed to teach, practice, and apply the CCGPS through student and teacher collaboration

Collections —Grades 6–12 English Language Arts

Grades 6–12 English Language Arts

How does Collections transcend the traditional? Each layer of Collections—whether online, print, or multimedia—brings a vibrancy that inspires students to analyze, discuss, and connect with text like never before. Collections is designed to teach the how of close reading, analyzing text, developing argument, and citing text evidence.

Collections Engages Students and Excites Teachers

David Shelley, Literacy Curriculum Supervisor from Broward County, Florida, shares his experience with Collections and the district’s partnership with HMH.

Collections Overview Presentation

This video will give you and overview presentation of Collections, HMH’s new English Language Arts program designed to meet the rigorous Georgia milestones.


Collections Materials for Review

The student and teacher components are available in print and digital format, HTML5. Students and teachers can highlight, annotate, and save notes in the eBook version.


Student Edition

  • Streamlined size; focused and targeted for meeting Common Core State Standards
  • Enhanced online edition with interactive notebook, scaffolded screencasts, and integrated assessment

Close Reader

  • Interactive text for application of close reading; includes 2–3 additional related texts per Collection
  • Powerful digital tools for marking text, citing evidence, making notes, and preparing for performance tasks

Teacher’s Edition

  • Provides a complete instructional plan, point-of-use strategies, and links for online resources
  • Seamless transition between the online edition, online resources, and other source links

Online Teacher Dashboard

  • Group resources by standard, topic, genre, or Lexile® score
  • Utilize progress monitoring, prescriptive remediation, tools for online feedback, and selection/Collection assessments

Online Resources

  • Writing, Speaking/Listening, and Research lessons
  • HISTORY®, A&E®, and bio® videos to enrich studies
  • The FYI site,, curated monthly, provides topically related texts reflecting today’s headlines to keep students connected to their world
  • Common Core Exemplar Resources with guides for First Read and Second Read of text
  • Turnitin® for plagiarism checks
  • GradeMark® comments for fast grading (for teachers only)

HMH® Classroom Libraries —Grades K - 5

Grades K - 5

Help students build background knowledge and foster growth across subjects with HHM Classroom Libraries.

Encourage curiosity, creativity, and a love of all subjects and add socio-cultural diversity with these high-quality collections of literary and informational texts that include a combination of trade books and leveled readers.

Teaching resources provide targeted lessons, while professional learning options support daily instruction. Each subject-specific library has teaching plans for every title and are enclosed in an easy-to-organize canvas tote.

Integrate content areas into your literacy block and choose from a variety of classroom libraries including K-5 Science Classroom Libraries, K-5 Social Studies Classroom Libraries, and K-5 READ 180® Intervention Libraries.

HMH® Leveled Readers —Grades K - 5

Grades K - 5

Inspire a love of reading and increase engagement with HMH Leveled Readers.

With trusted brands such as Rigby, Steck-Vaughn, and Great Source, HMH Leveled Readers provide educators decades of proven success, precise leveling, and comprehensive Teacher Guides.

Reliable favorites, captivating new titles, and and a variety of genres and themes offer your students unparalleled choice.

Series are available in print and online and include customized book options to meet your students’ unique needs and fit your budget.

HMH® Independent Reading Libraries —Grades K - 5

Grades K - 5

Fill classrooms with an assortment of high-quality, “just right” books with the HMH Independent Reading Libraries.

Grade-level libraries include titles to support on-, above-, and below-level readers. Books are labeled with Lexile® levels for accurate choice. Titles offer an appropriate balance of fiction and nonfiction, and a variety of leveled readers and trade books.

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