This package contains everything you need to run literature circles. It includes 8 different themes:
North American War Experience,
Making a Difference
Fractured Fairy Tales
Each theme includes a list of at least 5 different novels to use. As well, there are characteristics in each theme for the students to focus on while reading the book.
Also included: Double Entry Journal template, weekly meeting criteria, double entry journal rubric, assessment sheets for both lit circle meetings and the whole booklet (including title page, DEJs, and letter to the teacher).
Lastly, there is a suggested format on how to run literature circles.