Learn about Junior Great Books® and the Shared Inquiry™ method by downloading sample lesson plans for your grade level!

Discover how Shared Inquiry discussion and other interpretive activities boost critical thinking, improve reading comprehension, spark lively and productive exchanges among students, support writing, and more!

Students in class working through a free samle lesson plan from Junior Great Books

JGB Series K–1
(Those Shoes)

JGB Series 2–5
(The Gold Coin)

JGB Nonfiction Inquiry Grade 2 Cover

JGB Nonfiction Inquiry
(How Habitats Help Frogs Survive)

JGB Nonfiction Inquiry
(Small Acts Make a Big Difference)

JGB Series 6–8
Grades 6–8

Great Books Social Studies

Introduction to Great Books

The Nature of Life

JGB Nonfiction Libraries

Great Books Science

Using Powerful Questions to
Enhance Guided Reading