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Drawing Conclusions: Dog Rescues Owner Download R3461 Drawing Conclusions: Dog Rescues Owner

Drawing conclusions is a complex reading skill. A conclusion is not something that is usually stated in a story. Instead, a conclusion is something students must determine by reading the details in a story... Read More

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 3.2
Finding the Main Idea: The Bats of Austin, Texas Download R3460 Finding the Main Idea: The Bats of Austin, Texas

Getting the main idea is an essential comprehension skill.  Students must recognize the main point the author is trying to make in the story so that they know what the story is about... Read More

3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 3.2
Superman Arrives! Download R3459 Superman Arrives!

On June 1, 1938, the Man of Steel appeared on newstands. Students will read all about Superman, Clark Kent, and the writer of behind the superhero in this high-interest story. This low-vocabulary... Read More

3,4
Fad Fun Download R3458 Fad Fun

Students will read about what a fad is and all the different kinds of fads there have been in this high-interst short story. After reading students show their comprehension through short-answer questions... Read More

3,4,5 4
Earthquake! Download R3457 Earthquake!

John Milne developed the seismograph in 1890. It was used to measure ground movements. Also around that time, Grove Gilbert came to an important conclusion. He saw that faults were a major cause of... Read More

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 5, 6
Cooking Garbage Download R3456 Cooking Garbage

Disposing of garbage is becoming a difficult problem. Scientists are working on a new process. It would change the way that garbage is treated in the future. This high-interest story all about cooking... Read More

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 5, 6
Self-Driving Cars Download R3455 Self-Driving Cars

For many years, driverless cars have been featured in science-fiction stories. But the technology is speeding into reality very quickly. This high-interest story all about self-driving cars is followed by comprehension... Read More

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 5, 6
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Adverbs Download R3454 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Adverbs ... Read More
4, 5
Real-Life Math: Pay Stubs & Income Taxes Download R3453 Real-Life Math: Pay Stubs & Income Taxes

Everyone who works pays income taxes. Income is the money earned by a worker. The tax money is used to pay people to run the government. Help students understand the information on their pay... Read More

5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 3, 4
Rosa Parks Download R3452 Rosa Parks

Enhance your reading program with this mini biography about Rosa Parks. A list of relevant words and definitions precedes the story to ensure understanding and expand vocabulary enrichment.  Sentence writing and comprehension questions... Read More

5-8 3-4
Cultures of the World: Asia & the Far East Unit 2 Download R3451 Cultures of the World: Asia & the Far East Unit 2

Help students gain an appreciation for other lands and cultures. These activities inform and test reading comprehension. Follow-up activities enhance learning through music, recipes, literature, and a variety of projects relating to each... Read More

4-8 3
Samuel Morse 1791-1872 (April 27) Download R3450 Samuel Morse 1791-1872 (April 27)

Boost comprehension skills with this "on this day in history" story about Samuel Morse, the inventor of Morse Code. This high-interest story's simple art, two-column format, and slightly... Read More

3-8 3-4
Science Vocabulary: Weather Unit 2 Download R3449 Science Vocabulary: Weather Unit 2

Enrich and reinforce reading and science instruction with this science vocabulary book, which is designed to teach words commonly found in intermediate science programs. A great way to increase understanding of science concepts! This... Read More

4, 5, 6 N/A
Cultures of the World: Asia & the Far East Unit 1 Download R3448 Cultures of the World: Asia & the Far East Unit 1

Help students gain an appreciation for other lands and cultures. These activities inform and test reading comprehension. Follow-up activities enhance learning through music, recipes, literature, and a variety of projects relating to each... Read More

4-8 3
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassinated (April 4) Download R3447 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassinated (April 4)

Boost comprehension skills with this "on this day in history" story about Martin Luther King, Jr. who was assassinated on April 3, 1968. This high-interest story's simple art, two... Read More

3-8 3-4
Science Vocabulary: Weather Unit 1 Download R3446 Science Vocabulary: Weather Unit 1

Enrich and reinforce reading and science instruction with this science vocabulary book, which is designed to teach words commonly found in intermediate science programs. A great way to increase understanding of science concepts! This... Read More

4, 5, 6 N/A
Science-Based Reading: Uranus Download R3445 Science-Based Reading: Uranus

On March 13, 1791, Uranus was discovered. This high-interest / low reading level story is all about Uranus. The story is followed by a cloze reading activity that will give students a second chance... Read More

3-12 3
The First Settlers Download R3444 The First Settlers

Teach your students all about the life of the first American settlers! These on-grade-level activities teach basic skills while focusing on a topic that is usually covered only superficially. Activities focus on... Read More

2-3 N/A
The Pilgrim Download R3443 The Pilgrim's Life

Teach your students all about the life of a pilgrim! These on-grade-level activities teach basic skills while focusing on a topic that is usually covered only superficially. Activities focus on: reading ... Read More

2-3 N/A
The First Thanksgiving Download R3442 The First Thanksgiving

Teach your students that Thanksgiving is more than just eating turkey! These on-grade-level activities teach basic skills while focusing on a topic that is usually covered only superficially. Activities focus on: reading... Read More

2-3 N/A