Now you can take just a little time out of your day to learn why educators love the Shared Inquiry™ method of learning. In just 30 minutes, you will see how Junior Great Books® and Shared Inquiry promote:

  • Critical thinking
  • Student-driven learning
  • Increased engagement
  • Regular practice in speaking, listening, and writing

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Register Today for Getting Started with Junior Great Books and Shared Inquiry

  • October 26, 2022 • 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. central time • Register
  • November 16, 2022 • 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. central time • Register
  • November 29, 2022 • Noon to 12:30 p.m. central time • Register
  • December 12, 2022 • 11:30 to Noon central time • Register

Discover the many ways that implementing Junior Great Books in the classroom benefits educators too! Teachers are more engaged throughout the Shared Inquiry process, and the questioning strategies they employ are applicable across the curriculum.

After the overview, you will understand why Shared Inquiry practitioners are so devoted to the method. We will also furnish you with sample lesson plans tailored to your needs, so you will have the opportunity to examine our selections. In addition, you can view the complete sequence of interpretive activities we use to help students get the very most out of reading and collaborating throughout Junior Great Books units!

Interested in Implementing Junior Great Books?

If you would like to discuss any of the Junior Great Books programs and how to get started in your school or classroom, get in touch with your Great Books K–12 partnership manager. We will help you choose the classroom materials you need and set up professional development to get you off to a great start!