Companion Resources for Teaching Reading with YA Literature: Complex Texts, Complex Lives - NCTE

Companion Resources for Teaching Reading with YA Literature: Complex Texts, Complex Lives

Teaching Reading with YA Literature: Complex Texts, Complex Lives
Author: Jennifer Buehler

If you’re an English educator interested in using this book as an introduction to using YA literature for preservice teachers:

  • Visit here for materials on how to use the book in a methods class.
  • Click to see a guide for teachers using this text in a reading group or book club.
  • Share this lesson plan written by Jennifer about using YA literature from ReadWriteThink. Check out this activity about reaching out to YA authors, also from ReadWriteThink.

If you’re a classroom teacher interested in using this book as part of a book club:

  • Go here for some guiding questions.

If you’re a classroom teacher concerned about how to help others understand why YA literature should be a part of every classroom:

If you want to learn more about YA literature: