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Have You Heard? All Our Audiobooks Are Free to Download through Mother's Day!

You deserve a good read-aloud, perhaps even one that helps you stay connected to your profession, inspires you, and helps you imagine new possibilities.  (continue reading)

You're Invited: A Special Heinemann Audiobooks Listening Party!

Join us for a special online-only audiobook listening party on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT).  (continue reading)

A Novel Approach -The Audiobook!

Heinemann is pleased to announce the latest addition to our growing line of audiobooks, A Novel Approach: Whole-Class Novels, Student-Centered Teaching, and Choice by Kate Roberts.   (continue reading)

On the Podcast: A Novel Approach Read Aloud with Kate Roberts

Today on the Heinemann Podcast, we’re excited to bring you a special read aloud episode with author Kate Roberts. In her latest book, A Novel Approach Kate takes a close look at both whole-class novels and independent reading...  (continue reading)

Bookmarks That Build Reading Skills

To practice reading skills either as a student or a teacher, you can download the skills and strategies bookmarks that accompany A Novel Approach. Each set is available for free download and filled with steps that readers can take with them in whatever text they're currently reading.  (continue reading)

A Peek at A Novel Approach Videos: Mini Lesson, Conferring, and Read Aloud with Kate Roberts

Here, Kate Roberts shares just a few extended classroom clips from her book, A Novel Approach. In this blog, you'll get a chance to watch Kate confer with two different students, and see how Kate structures a mini-less and read aloud.  (continue reading)

Why Whole-Class Novels Can Be a Good Thing

Reading whole-class novels is the way many of us were taught and the way that many of us learned to teach. A class of students reading the same book while being led through the work by an experienced teacher is so ingrained that some of us did not even consider it a method of teaching.  (continue reading)

Why Not Teach Whole-Class Novels the Way They've Always Been Taught?

When teaching whole-class novels, Roberts continually asks two questions to determine if her teaching practice truly has students' interests in mind:  (continue reading)

Now Available: A Novel Approach Study Guide!

The study guide includes easy-to-use worksheets, reflection questions, and workshop strategies to invigorate reading instruction in your classroom and guide students through difficult texts.  (continue reading)

Should I Introduce Whole-Class Novels into My Readers Workshop?

if you have a good readers workshop going in your classroom I give you a hi-five and say keep it up! There are, though, a few caveats that might cause you to consider the whole class novel approach...  (continue reading)

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