Junior Great Books Series 1, Student Book (Digital)

Junior Great Books Series 1, Student Book (Digital)

PRS-SE1-DE | ISBN 978-1-933147-36-9
NOTE: This digital book cannot be printed. All Great Books digital titles are one-year subscriptions. Multiyear subscriptions are available at discounted rates.


Great Books Plus is a new digital solution that supports student learning and engagement with Junior Great Books while offering classroom management tools and analytics. Great Books Plus works with your technology—access it from any web browser, it works on all mobile platforms and devices. and it integrates with your school’s LTI-compliant LMS.

With Great Books Plus student books, students can

  • Access glossary of unfamiliar words
  • Submit work for review or feedback
  • Share questions and annotations with individuals or groups
  • Respond to classmates’ questions and teacher feedback
  • Highlight text with contrasting colors
  • Write or draw in a variety of colors
  • Type comments or questions
  • Listen to professional audio recordings

The Junior Great Books Series 1 student book immerses young learners in reading, questioning, and talking about outstanding fiction and poetry. The student books include twelve outstanding developmentally appropriate selections (9 stories, 3 poems), full-color illustrations, guidelines for discussion, and activity pages that encourage students to record their thinking through drawing, dictation, and writing.


City Mouse and Country Mouse
Barbara Radner 

Under the Lemon Moon
Edith Hope Fine
Those Shoes
Maribeth Boelts
The Land of Nod (poem)
Robert Louis Stevenson


Stone Soup
Marcia Brown
The Big Orange Splot
Daniel Pinkwater
The Mud Family
Betsy James

Blue (poem)
Claudia Louise Lewis


Skunny-Wundy’s Skipping Stone
Joseph Bruchac
Best Friends for Frances
Russell Hoban

Yoshi’s Feast
Kimiko Kajikawa

Dinky (poem)
Theodore Roethke