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Our Commitment

Reed Novel Studies is a family-friendly novel study (study guide) and curriculum website, devoted to creating high quality resources that are educational as well as entertaining. Our study guides are intended primarily for academic assistance, including a standard classroom setting, as well as for home-schooling families.

Educational Standards

Our novel studies meet a number of educational requirements, including links to the common core standards taught across the United States, as well as many of the standard educational requirements taught in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, The United Kingdom, and several other English speaking countries.

Novel Study Suggestions

If you have any questions or comments regarding any of the products we offer on our site, please feel free to contact us via email at info@novelstudies.org. You can download a free Novel Study by clicking on the link at the top of the page. We also provide previews of the first few pages of each Novel Study.

Novel Studies

The writers for Reed Novel Studies have been published by a number of reputable companies, and some of their work is available at many nationwide retailers such as Chapters/Indigo and Teachers Pay Teachers. The novel studies are presented chapter-by-chapter and include Before You Read, Vocabulary, Comprehension Questions (including many higher-level thinking questions); as well as many challenging Activities. The novel study includes everything needed to teach the novel including concepts / activities such as: setting, literary devices, research assignments, cloze activities, creative writing assignments, character studies, parts of speech, analogies, synonyms and antonyms, crossword and word search puzzles, studies in conflict, constructing a storyboard and sequence chart. Each Guide contains a complete Answer Key.

Novel Study Sets

It's always a thrill when a teacher realizes that one of his/her students has really latched on to an author, and can't wait to devour their next book! In this regard we have made available various sets of novels by some of the world's most popular writers, including; C.S. Lewis, Gary Paulsen, Kate DiCamillo, Jerry Spinelli, Jean Craighead George, Laura Ingalls Wilder, E.B. White and Jeff Kinney. These packages are not only in the same convenient format, but they also save you money!

Teaching Materials

Two go-fish games based on a Pioneers theme and the popular novel, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, are featured in this exciting selection. The Historical Fiction unit provides the teacher with numerous creative activities that he/she can assign to students when tackling an historical novel. Poetry in Motion is a creative approach to teaching the appreciation of poetry. The Prime Ministers of Canada was developed for teachers and educators who wish to inform their students on the history of Canada's leaders. Also included are a number of fun poems - along with fascinating subjects and themes to keep your students interested.

Slideshow Presentations

A number of colourful and exciting slideshow presentations are available on our website (compatible with Microsoft Power-Point or other power-point viewing software). These items are intended to serve as visual background material for the study of a particular theme (American Civil War, Dolphins) or a popular novel (Hattie Big Sky, Mr. Popper's Penguins, etc). Each presentation contains several vibrant pictures along with pertinent information to help kick-start a curriculum unit.

Free Novel Study!

Download a free copy of one of our most popular novel studies based on the classic novel 'Island of The Blue Dolphins' written by Scott O'Dell.