Teaching Resources

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Lesson Plans

Our complete curricula will guide your class through its entire noveling journey, with Common Core-aligned lesson plans from prewriting to publishing.

Choose your grade level below:

Middle School Workbook

Student Workbooks

Our workbooks help students create characters, build settings, and hatch plots. They can save their notes in free, downloadable PDFs, or you can order enough hard copies for your classroom.

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High School

Middle School

Elementary School

Progress chart

Classroom Kits

We offer a free motivational classroom kit to educators facilitating NaNoWriMo. It includes a progress chart, creative writing poster, stickers, and buttons. 2018 kits coming in mid-August!

If you need extra progress posters, download a PDF version

Download our free digital classroom kit, which includes printable workbook prompts, illustrated pep talk quotes, printable pep talks, 2018 winner and participant certificates, NaNoWriMo bookmarks, family letters in English and Spanish, and more!

More Resources

Become a virtual classroom pro with our "Top 6 Most Useful Classroom Features You Might Not Know About".

Facilitating NaNoWriMo at a library or community center? Download our individual progress trackers and flyer.

Check out our other noveling books in the NaNoWriMo store.


NaNoWriMo’s Come Write In (CWI) program connects libraries, bookstores, and other neighborhood spaces with their local NaNoWriMo participants to build vibrant writing communities. Reach out to a youth-friendly one in your town! Updated list coming soon.