Charlene Tess

simple-steps-to-sentence-sense-and-novels-by-Charlene-TessCharlene Tess taught English and creative writing to high school students and adults for over thirty-four years. She was the Secondary Teacher of the Year for Ysleta Independent School District in 1998, and one of the five finalists for Region XIX Texas Teacher of the Year. She is listed in Who’s Who in America. She works as an educational consultant helping other teachers use her grammar workbooks, Simple Steps to Sentence Sense. Charlene now devotes her time to writing educational materials and fiction. She is the author of seven novels, and four non-fiction grammar workbooks. She has published short fiction and numerous articles in magazines and in short story collections. Here are links to some of her books and teaching resources for high school English classes. *Non-affiliate links.

Simple Steps to Sentence Sense for High School English Classes on TpT
high-school-simple-steps-to-sentence-sense-by-Charlene-TessSimple Steps to Sentence Sense for Middle School on TpT

middle-school-simple-steps-to-sentence-sense-grammarSimple Steps to Sentence Sense for Elementary and ESL Students

Simple Steps for Sentence Sense New Packet of Exercises


The Van Winkle Bride by Charlene Tess

The-Van-Winkle-Bride-by-Charlene-TessThe Cowboys Treasure by Charlene Tess

The-Cowboys-Treasure-by-Charlene-TessOur Hearts Remember by Charlene Tess

Our-Hearts-Remember-by-Charlene-TessAccidental Angel by Tess Thompson on Kindle

Accidental-Angel-by-Tess-Tompson-on-KindleFind more educational resources and read about her books on Charlene’s blog.


You might also like to read some of Charlene’s educational blog posts on this site.

3 Tips to Strengthen Your Writing

Stolen Laughter New Book by Tess Thompson

Back to School Means Paperwork

The Best of Tess for the Elementary Set