Young Adult Literature
Alphabetized by author's last name
Jimi and Me by Jaime Adoff
Discussion questions and ideas for projects.
Lesson plans and teaching resources for The Chronicles of Prydain and other books.
Lesson plans for Kit's Wilderness, Skellig
Elaine Marie Alphin
Lesson plans and teaching resources for Counterfeit Son and other books.
Lesson plans and other resources for Bless Me, Ultima and The Legend of La Llorona.
Laurie Halse Anderson
Lesson plans for Speak and other books.
Going Through the Gate by Janet Anderson
Summary, discussion points, related titles.
6 News Stories to Connect to Orwell’s 1984
News stories, discussion questions, and extension activities. These topics will also work with M. T. Anderson's Feed
Ideas for teaching Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World and other books.
Lesson plans and activities to support teaching Sounder.
13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher
A 2-page brochure with discussion questions and instructions on how to start a book club. Access requires Adobe Reader.
An Educator's Guide to 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher
Learning activities and discussion prompts tied to Common Core Standards. This 8-page document requires Adobe Reader for access.
Alt Ed by Catherine Atkins
This digital booktalk also makes a great prereading activity.
When Jeff Comes Home by Catherine Atkins
Discussion questions and ideas for research.
Resources for teaching The Man Called Poe, Nothing But the Truth, and True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle.