Each Great Books Roundtable student book contains 20 outstanding works of literature—including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry by award-winning authors—that sustain interpretive reading and discussion. The books also include beautifully rendered original artwork that provides visual interest.

The Leader’s Materials box includes a wealth of resources for implementing Great Books Roundtable. Designed to be flexible, these materials provide teachers with everything they need to get the most from this exceptional program.

The CCSS Correlation Booklet shows how each activity in each story unit aligns with
Common Core State Standards.

Starting Off Strong provides easy-to-follow lessons that introduce the elements of Shared Inquiry™ to your class. Each lesson features specific learning objectives, numbered steps to guide you through each lesson, writing and reflection activities to help you assess your and your students' progress, and more. A classroom set of Starting Off Strong consists of 30 student books and an accompanying Teacher's Guide.