Inquire Is Now Distributed Exclusively by

Thoughtful Learning, the creators of the Inquire program, have partnered with Zaner-Bloser to bring you the Student Handbook, the Teacher's Guide, and Inquire Online. Click to learn more!

Now Available! Shifting to the Common Core English/Language Arts and Mathematics

Shifting to the Common Core is a teacher resource that helps students to reach deeper levels of knowledge. It features . . .

  • classroom strategies and activities for analyzing, evaluating, and synthesizing;
  • standards correlations, rubrics, and model answers;
  • recommendations for remediation.

Inquire Wins “Favorite Things” Award from Staff Development for Educators

Staff Development for Educators has named Inquire one of its seven “favorite things” for 2012! Click to see the entire list.

Now Available! In Focus: Improving Social and Emotional Intelligence, One Day at a Time

In Focus provides daily lessons that help students develop their social and emotional intelligence by . . .

  • managing and expressing emotions,
  • gaining focus and improving attention,
  • reducing stress and calming themselves,
  • eliminating bullying and impulsiveness,
  • elevating self-esteem and confidence, and
  • improving teamwork and collaboration.


A Student Handbook for 21st Century Learning

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Inquire is a complete learning guide, covering 21st century skills, traditional study skills, the inquiry process, and project-based instruction. This handbook works in any class across the curriculum, helping students think and learn. It also works well as the main resource in a media-literacy or research course.

In addition to the student handbook, the program includes the Inquire Teacher's Guide. This guide describes the pedagogy behind Inquire, helps you use the handbook in any setting, and includes chapter-by-chapter lesson plans. Both the student and teacher editions are available in print and online versions.

Staff Development for Educators 'Favorite Things' Award

Winner of the 2012 Staff Development for Educators "Favorite Things" Award.

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In Focus

Improving Social and Emotional Intelligence, One Day at a Time

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In Focus helps students develop social and emotional intelligence, critical to success in school and beyond. This book provides daily lessons that focus on safety (the brain stem), emotion and motivation (the limbic system), and thinking (the cortex). In just minutes a day, you can help your students to . . .

  • feel safe and ready to learn,
  • behave in positive and constructive ways,
  • manage and express emotions responsibly,
  • gain focus and improve attention,
  • reduce stress and calm themselves,
  • eliminate bullying and impulsive behavior,
  • elevate their self-esteem and confidence,
  • improve teamwork and collaboration,
  • become healthier and more responsible,
  • develop intellectually and academically, and
  • gain the social skills that employers seek.

In Focus Middle (Grades 6-8)

In Focus Intermediate (Grades 3-5)

In Focus Elementary (Grades K-2)

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