Inspire your students to actually think about the literature they're reading with LIT (Literature in Teaching) Guides! With titles analyzing the best of children's and classic literature, each guide includes a story summary, "meet the author" bio, pre-reading information, vocabulary, critical thinking chapter questions, creative-thinking activities, cooperative learning projects, post-reading assignments, and more. Four or five literary devices or skills such as plot, setting, irony, tone, etc. are also spotlighted in each guide. Glossary and answer key included. 48 classroom reproducible pages, softcover. Grades 4-8 .