Free literature guides can be found at:
Glencoe Guides: Include background information on the novels and activity pages.
Holt Guides: For middle and high school fiction, drama and poetry.
Shmoop: Offers complete analysis, including themes, plot, characters, etc. Has sections for questions, quizzes, and essay suggestions. Has a middle-school section.
The Best Notes: Analysis of literary elements; chapter summaries and notes; vocabulary, study questions, and essay and book report ideas.
Pink Monkey: Summaries and study guides.
Lit Lovers: Reading guides feature summaries, author bios, and review questions. There are also generic questions that can be used for any fiction or non-fiction books.
Generic Questions: For analyzing setting, plot, character, point of view, symbolism and theme.
Study Guides for Specific Books:
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
Crispin: The Cross of Lead
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Scarlet Letter: Includes instructions for three activities: character log; discussion/debate; and final paper.
The Lemonade War
The Color Purple