Big Books

Meet whole-group instructional needs with proven, high-quality resources.

Featuring standards-based fiction and nonfiction, matching small books, plus E-books, Audio CDs, and explicit teaching support, our Big Books provide everything needed for whole-group instruction. Make learning fun, while building comprehension, fluency, and vocabulary. Click on the links below for more detailed information!

Big Books
Image My First Reader's Theater, PreK-1 Content Connections Big Books, K-2

Informational and Literary Big Books combine beautiful illustrations with rhythm, rhyme and repetition to develop foundational skills.


Engage pre-readers with 3-part choral reading lap books, while building sight word and academic vocabulary.


The only K–2 Big Books that explicitly teach concepts, text structures, and nonfiction text features. Engage students with real-world topics and photographs.

Shared Reading Classics, K-2 Fiction-to-Fact Big Book Pairs, K-2 Reader's Theater Nursery Rhymes and Songs, K-2

Fiction Big Books by Brenda Parks
Develop early reading strategies through rhyme, rhythm, and repetition. Beloved classics engage young readers with familiar tales and characters.


Easily integrate content concepts through fiction and nonfiction themes. Build reading strategies and vocabulary while teaching math, science, and social studies concepts.


Delight beginning readers with scripts based on traditional songs and Mother Goose rhymes. The only multi-leveled emergent scripts for beginning literacy instruction.


Engaging Big Books help young students understand and create the 3 key text types emphasized in the Common Core Standards: Informational, Narrative and Opinion.