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Reading Comprehension 473 Reading Response Road Maps Use these innovative learning tools to put kids on the road to reading success. As children read favorite books, they follow the paths on the road maps, stopping along the way to think about and respond to prompts that help them activate prior knowledge, make predictions, explore story structure, analyze characters, recall events, identify cause-effect relationships, and more. A great way to make independent or partner reading meaningful and rewarding! 64 pages. Grades K-2. 23497. Each .................................. $16.20 Reading Comprehension in the Content Areas Students may successfully apply comprehension skills in their reading but run into difficulty understanding social studies, science, and math. Uses real textbook passages, engaging activities, and explicit comprehension modeling to make sure your students are prepared for successful content-area learning. 128 pages. 35309. Grade 2 ............................ $20.25 35310. Grade 3 ............................ $20.25 35311. Grade 4 ............................ $20.25 35312. Grade 5 ............................ $20.25 35313. Grade 6 ............................ $20.25 Nonfiction Comprehension Move students from learning to read, to reading to learn. Teach the skills needed to understand nonfiction passages in a variety of content areas; each selection is linked to reading and content area standards. The best nonfiction comprehension series available! 128 pages. 35387. Grades 3-4 ........................ $20.25 35388. Grades 5-6 ........................ $20.25 35389. Middle School .................. $20.25 Comprehension Connection Story Folders Supports Best Practices in Reading by pairing science and history-based nonfiction stories with fiction on the same topic. 40 Laminated folders, 11" x 17", with 2 kinds of stories and illustrations. Two 64- page activity books extend learning, one for science and 1 for history. 5 pages of activities for each folder. Covers vocabulary, context clues and skill-specific questions. Includes templates for story map, reading level chart, glossary and answer key. In storage box. Grade 3. 24229. Each .................................. $77.95 Strategies that Work: Comprehension Practice Find facts, identify main ideas, draw conclusions, follow directions & more. Repro. pgs. incl. literacy or factual text, multiple choice, true-false, short answer, & more. Aligned national standards & benchmarks. 80 pages. 37843. Grade 3 ............................ $16.50 37844. Grade 4 ............................ $16.50 37845. Grade 5 ............................ $16.50 37846. Grade 6 ............................ $16.50 37847. Grade 7+ .......................... $16.50 Improving Reading Comprehension Original stories and activities mirror the types of passages and comprehension questions on standardized tests. Realistic fiction, fantasy, and nonfiction reading selections. One-page story, one-page activity. Up to six comprehension skills per activity. Variety of activity formats. 96 pages. 20444. Grade 2 ............................ $16.20 20445. Grade 3 ............................ $16.20 20446. Grade 4 ............................ $16.20 20447. Grade 5 ............................ $16.20 20448. Grade 6 ............................ $16.20 Exploring Comprehension Passages are written one level below grade-level so students can concentrate on developing comprehension strategies rather than decoding. Find a fact, identify the main idea, or make an inference, plus a writing exercise accompany each unit. 128 pages. 22905. Grade 3 ............................. $22.95 22906. Grade 4 ............................. $22.95 22907. Grade 5 ............................. $22.95 22908. Grade 6 ............................. $22.95 22904. Middle School ................... $22.95 Text-Marking Lessons for Active Nonfiction Reading The Common Core State Standards call for literacy instruction to center on the careful examination of a piece of text. These resources help students learn to do this kind of close reading by providing practice with text marking, a proven, powerful tool for building comprehension skills, such as finding main idea and details, identifying cause and effect, and using context clues. Also includes a CD of whiteboard-ready files providing another great way to model, practice, and apply the technique. 23498. Grades 2-3 ........................ $22.95 23499. Grades 4-8 ........................ $22.95 Reading for Details (Reading Level: 1.7-3.3 Interest Level: Ages 7-12) Strengthen reading comprehension skills with the five “W” questions—who, what, when, where and why. The 49 high-interest reading selections found in this book include news and science articles, short stories, letters, recipes, postcards, fliers, billboards and much more! 64 pages. 38510. Each .................................. $14.55 Reading Skills Mini-Lessons Improve skills one strategy at a time with brief lessons on prediction, sequence, cause & effect, & more. Each mini-lesson incl. a complete lesson plan, repro. student activity pages, & suggestions for additional practice. Silent reading practice pgs. & suggested literature activities. 96 pages. Grades 4-6. 93787. Each .. $17.75 SPINNER SET Simply slip a card into spinner and give spinner a whirl to choose fun, interesting writing or discussion topics. Incl. plastic spinner and 6 cards. Respond to Reading. Grades 4-8. 30241. Set ..................................... $12.55


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