Transform the reading of a great novel into a journey of discovery. The Rigorous Reading: In-Depth Guides for Great Literature series is a customisable resource that offers you incredible flexibility as you share and explore great literature with your students. This series covers an array of young-adult literature, including:
Maximise your students’ reading experience by providing activities that foster comprehension and reinforce understanding of literary elements. Activities for each section allow students to process portions of the novel through individual and collaborative exercises that encourage close reading. Each guide is organised by literary elements and includes Teacher Instructions that provide activity overviews. Student activities feature text-dependent questions that encourage close analysis and call for evidence to support claims.
This resource also includes suggestions for creating and maintaining Interactive Novel Logs to provide students with a place to connect with the literature in ways of their choosing. Pre- and Post-Reading activities are included as well as suggestions for pairing texts to expand the understanding of themes and topics.