Choose from historical and biographical fiction, contemporary fiction, mystery, sports, humor, and more to meet the interests of all of your striving readers. 64–112 pages.
Exciting plots and fully developed narratives engage reluctant readers.
Carefully chosen vocabulary, natural-sounding dialogue, and manageable chapter lengths ensure reading success.
Sophisticated covers, trim size, and design make books appealing to upper elementary and middle school readers.
Multicultural characters and a wide variety of fictional genres offer choices for all students.
Relevant topics and themes are perfect for English Language Learners.
Historical and biographical novels enhance the social studies curriculum.
All the resources and reproducibles you need to teach Common Core comprehension and vocabulary skills for each individual book—skill practice, strategy practice and instruction, and formative and summative assessment.
Common Core skills alignment
30 reproducible activities
objective tests to help you assess vocabulary and literal and inferential comprehension
before-, during-, and after-reading strategies
strategies for ESL learners
take-home activities and parent letter (English and Spanish)
Includes 1 softcover copy of each title.
Includes 1 Teacher ToolKit CD for each title.
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The guided reading levels have been assigned using the guidelines identified in GUIDED READING and MATCHING BOOKS TO READERS by Irene C. Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell (Heinemann).