Connecting Through Stories
From the resource website: "Connections adult book discussion program brings the best of children’s, young adult, and adult literature to more than 500 adult learners each year.
Connections works in partnership with adult basic education and ESOL classes, refugee resettlement organizations, services for adults with developmental disabilities, and state and county prisons. Participants are both native English speakers and new Americans. Connections aims to provide quality books and stimulating discussions that promote English language skills, cultivate conversations about ideas, reinforce family literacy, support a culture of reading, and encourage civic engagement."
Includes lesson plans for different skill levels and videos by Mary Nolin to guide students along the literacy process.