Resources for Educators

View book guides by grade level.

Additional Resources

Still on the lookout for more activities? Here’s a list of resources for educators, including sites for publishers and literacy organizations.


July 2020 Reading List:

July 2020 Reading List Choice Board


Resources for a few classics:

Flat Stanley The Mount Rushmore Calamity: A Teaching Guide from HarperCollins 

The World of Amelia Bedelia: A Teaching Guide from HarperCollins

The Chronicles of Narnia: A Classroom Activity Guide from HarperCollins 

Little House Books: Classroom Activity Guide from HarperCollins 

It’s Curiosity Day! Event kit from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Island of the Blue Dolphins Study Guide from Glencoe McGraw Hill

Matilda Lesson Plans from Roald Dahl

Magic Treehouse Teachers Club from Penguin Random House

A Wrinkle in Time Resources for Teachers from Madeleine L’ Engle


Resources from publishers: 

Random House Teachers & Librarians

Scholastic Lessons and Ideas for Teachers

Scholastic Book and Author Guides

Scholastic Student Activities 

Scholastic Teacher Blog

Simon and Schuster for Teachers and Librarians 

Penguin Random House Education 

Holiday House Resources for Teachers and Librarians 

Candlewick Resources for Teachers and Librarians 

Teaching Resources from HMH

Reading group and teaching guides from Abrams Kids


Bilingual [English-Spanish] Resources:

¡Colorin Colorado! A bilingual site for educators and families of English Language Learners  

Arte Publico Press Resources for Educators 


Science resources:

National Geographic Resource Library