100 Lessons for Building Higher-Level Literacy, Grades 3-5
An effective resource for improving young students'
With 100 high-interest reading activities, this book is designed
to help students gain fundamental comprehension skills so they can
succeed in reading complex and varied types of texts. Each lesson
includes a brief reading selection followed by questions,
multiple-choice selections, and thinking and writing activities.
The activities, all on reproducible worksheets, can be used to give
individual students or groups extra practice, or as supplemental
skill-building and test-prep activities for the full class.
- Activities are grouped within seven units, each focusing on an
important aspect of comprehension
- Units increase in difficulty level so that students gain
proficiency as they work through the material
- High-interest themes include stories about robots, animal
helpers, space, and famous people
- Offers activities that build the advanced cognitive skills
called for in the National Assessment of Education Progress
Each lesson includes a teacher section with guidance on how to
introduce the activities to students and support them in their