Join the growing list of schools that have read Choke Creek:
Roland Park Country School, Baltimore, MD, 11th grade US History
Lexington High School, Lexington, NE, 9th grade English
Tenafly High School, Tenafly, NJ, 12th grade "War and Literature"
Harrisburg Academy, Harrisburg, PA, 11th grade US History
Hallendale, High School, Hallendale Beach, FL, 10th grade English
Middle Park High School, Granby, CO, 11th grade Colorado History
Gilman School, Baltimore, MD, 9th and 10th grade summer reading list
Greendale High School, Greendale, WI, 11th grade American Literature
Dubois High School, Dubois, WY
Peyton High School, Peyton, CO
Teaching Choke Creek
--A comprehensive teacher's guide is available for Choke Creek. Part I of the guide consists of lesson plans for both Language Arts and U.S. History. Part II contains additional resources, including the original historical documents upon which the novel is based.
--For Lesson Plans click here.
--For Resources click here.
To obtain a school discount on classroom sets, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-608-5841.
--For online supplemental materials, including timelines, photo gallery, YouTube links and more, Click here.
Lauren Small is available for classroom visits in person or via Skype. To see a sample speaking proposal, click here. For more information, contact the author at 410-486-8899 or email@example.com.
Lauren Small has presented at these and other schools across the nation:
The Oneida Tribal High School, Oneida, WI
Merino High School, Merino, CO
West High School, Billings, MT
The Gilman School, Baltimore, MD
Pungo Christian Academy, Belhaven, NC
Digital Harbor High School, Baltimore, MD
Kearney Public High School, Kearney, NE
Montana State University at Billings, Billings, MT
Northside College Preparatory High School, Chicago, IL
Franklin High School, Reisterstown, MD
Choke Creek is also available through Adams Book Company and Follett Library Resources.