Free Reading Guides

Looking for ways to engage readers?

Our free Reading Guides will inspire ways to use hi-lo novels in your school or small group setting. Created to support struggling readers, the guides feature:

  • Questions for pre-reading to help students draw from their existing knowledge

  • Reading comprehension questions and graphic organizers to aid students in understanding plot, characterization, and themes

  • Discussion and reflection questions for large- or small-group discussions or as writing prompts

  • Activities and exercises that call upon multiple learning modalities, along with a vocabulary list

Tough as Lace

Dandelion Travels

Listen Up

Everything it Takes

Rising Out

Our Broken Earth

Clear Cut

Manning Up

Not Hungry

Only Pieces