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The Telemachos Guided Reading Editions

Coming in late summer…

Each classic in our series

  • outlines an interpretive method to improve close reading, a process that shows students how to develop commentary beyond the plot, strategies used by top performing students on national exams.

  • guides the students to examine key details as they read each page of the text–questions regarding key literary elements— setting, character, tone, atmosphere,  point of view, plot, and dialogue.

  • identifies significant passages throughout the text that develop key thematic patterns–providing sample prompts that appear on standardized exams.

  • provides annotations for historical and literary context.

  • provides samples of annotated pages, for plot and for theme.

  • includes a glossary of challenging vocabulary.