A jump-in-and-get-started Teacher's Guide outlines the thinking behind Literate Days.
33 lessons are organized into three lesson books.
Framed by research notes and kidwatching forms, lessons provide detailed plans, teaching tools, and reproducibles for children.
- Book 1: Grounding Children in Routines and Procedures for Meaningful Learning
- Book 2: Building, Energizing, and Re-envisioning the Literacy Curriculum
- Book 3: Deepening the Scholarship in the Classroom Community
The models effective literacy instruction with two hours of live-from-the-classroom video footage.