Study Guides

Our study guides focus on a specific book and contain the discussion points and activities that form the foundation for workshops and study groups built around the book. And if you haven't read a particular book, the study guides may help you decide if it is applicable to your teaching situation.

Below is a list of the study guides currently available for FREE online:

Activate
Are They Really Reading?
Assessment in Perspective
The Author's Apprentice
Beat Boredom
Beyond Leveled Books, Second Edition
Brain Words
Catching Readers Before They Fall
Close Writing
Craft Moves
Everyday Editing
Good Thinking
In Defense of Read-Aloud
Literacy Essentials
Living the Questions, Second Edition
Love the Questions
Mechanically Inclined
Necessary Conditions
No More "I'm Done!"
Nonfiction Matters
Number Sense Routines, Grades 3-5
On the Same Page
Patterns of Power
Power Up
Practicing Presence
Reconsidering Read-Aloud
Revision Decisions
Sharing the Blue Crayon
Starting Strong
Still Learning to Read, Second Edition
TeamWork
The Art of Comprehension
Think Nonfiction! (Video)
Thinking Through Genre
To Know and Nurture a Reader
Welcome to Writing Workshop
Who's Doing the Work?
Word Nerds
Write Like This
The Writing Thief
Zeroing in on Number and Operations Set
Zeroing in on Number and Operations, Grades 1-2
Zeroing in on Number and Operations, Grades 3-4
Zeroing in on Number and Operations, Grades 5-6
Zeroing in on Number and Operations, Grades 7-8
Zeroing in on Number and Operations, Pre-K-K