Junior Great Books
Junior Great Book is an inquiry-based program that refines and
extends students' skills in reading, thinking and
communicating. Students will be exposed to
vocabulary-rich, multi-cultural folktales that invite a number
of interpretations. Through weekly discussions, students
develop their skills by asking questions, formulating and
sharing their opinions and supporting their ideas with evidence
from the selections they have read.
bring a healthy snack for Junior Great Books discussions!
may also bring a water bottle to class.
are required to read the weekly stories in order to participate in
the discussions. If the story is not read, they will be
asked to return to their general education classrooms at that
time. We do not want to see valuable class time put to
Click on the book to visit the Junior Great
Books official website.
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