1 The What, Why, and How of Literature Circles
2 Literature Circles-Then (1993) and Now (2007): A Critique
3 Techniques of Active and Close Reading
4 Who Are Your Real Friends?
5 When Do You Need Family Most?
6 How Important Is a Brother, a Sister, or a Girlfriend in Your Life?
7 How Do True Leaders Inspire Followers and False Leaders Deceive Theirs?
8 Is Technology as Much a Blessing as a Curse?
Source Texts and Related Readings