Nonfiction Readers: Early Fluent Plus Kit

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  • Grade: 2
  • Guided Reading Level: K-M
  • Interest Level: 1-4
  • Item: TCM15333
  • ISBN: 9781433343339
  • Language: English, Spanish
Description
Motivate students to read and re-read and prepare them for more challenging text with these high-interest books. New vocabulary, complex sentence structures, and diagrams and graphs combine with science, mathematics, and social studies themes to engage readers.

Early Fluent Plus kit includes:
  • Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each, 28 pages per book in print and digital formats
  • Teacher's Guide with lesson plans for each book
  • Assessment Guide in print and digital formats that include placement tests and formative and summative assessments
  • Home-School Connections
  • Interactiv-eBooks
  • Audio recordings of books to model fluent reading
$699.99/ea

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Components

Series highlights include:

  • Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each, 12-64 pages per book in print and digital formats
  • Teacher's Guide with easy-to-implement lesson plans for each book
  • Assessment Guide in print and digital formats that include placement tests and formative and summative assessments
  • Home-School Connections
  • Interactiv-eBooks with three activities per book (one for word work, one for comprehension, and one for writing)
  • Audio Recordings of books to model fluent reading
Nonfiction Readers: Early Fluent Plus Kit

Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each plus lesson plans

Each leveled reader motivates students to want to read with high-interest content and engaging illustrations and photographs. The authentic reading experiences help students develop vocabulary, comprehension, and fluency skills.

Step into the Forest 6-Pack

Step into the Forest 6-Pack

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14847


From where they are located to the various animals that live there, early readers discover the lush forests of the world in this inviting nonfiction reader that features intriguing facts about this amazing ecosystem.

Step into the Desert 6-Pack

Step into the Desert 6-Pack

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14848


Using helpful charts, graphs, informational text in conjunction with vivid images and intriguing facts, this fun and engaging title allows early elementary readers to explore the ecosystem, plants, and animals of the deserts around the world.

Step into the Rainforest 6-Pack

Step into the Rainforest 6-Pack

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14849


This fact-filled nonfiction title allows early elementary readers to explore the lush rainforests of the world. Readers will learn make their way from the forest floor to the understory, all the way to the canopy!

Our Earth 6-Pack

Our Earth 6-Pack

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14850


Explore the history and physical details of our planet--including the atmospheric layers, the plates underground, and the solar system--in this engaging nonfiction reader that introduces early elementary readers to scientific ideas and concepts.

Outer Space 6-Pack

Outer Space 6-Pack

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14851


Take a trip to the ends of the universe and introduce early elementary readers to beginning astrological ideas and concepts including galaxies, planets, asteroids, and the entire universe.

The Solar System 6-Pack

The Solar System 6-Pack

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14852


Explore our solar system and Earth's place in it as readers flip through the pages of this nonfiction title. Featuring vibrant images in conjunction with accessible charts and diagrams, readers will be fascinated from cover to cover!

Step into the Forest 6-Pack

Step into the Desert 6-Pack

Step into the Rainforest 6-Pack

Our Earth 6-Pack

Outer Space 6-Pack

The Solar System 6-Pack

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Level: 2.5

$39.99

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Level: 2.6

$39.99

Item Number: 14847

Item Number: 14848

Item Number: 14849

Item Number: 14850

Item Number: 14851

Item Number: 14852

Look Inside: Your Brain 6-Pack

Look Inside: Your Brain 6-Pack

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14853


Learn all about the amazing things your brain does and how to keep it healthy and strong! Readers will discover the anatomy of the brain including neurons, the cerebellum, and the nervous system.

Look Inside: Your Skeleton and Muscles 6-Pack

Look Inside: Your Skeleton and Muscles 6-Pack

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14854


Learn all about the amazing things your muscular system and skeleton do and how to keep them healthy and strong! Readers are introduced to basic biological ideas and vocabulary.

Look Inside: Your Heart and Lungs 6-Pack

Look Inside: Your Heart and Lungs 6-Pack

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14855


Learn all about the incredible things your heart, lungs, arteries, and circulatory system do and how to keep them healthy and strong! Readers are introduced to basic biology and vocabulary.

Count Me In! School Carnival 6-Pack

Count Me In! School Carnival 6-Pack

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14856


Invite readers to see what goes on behind the scenes at a school carnival! Children are engaged from cover to cover while utilizing mathematic skills to learn the basics of planning, income, estimates, and budgeting.

Count Me In! Soccer Tournament 6-Pack

Count Me In! Soccer Tournament 6-Pack

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14857


Invite readers along on the preparations for a soccer tournament! Children are engaged from cover to cover while utilizing mathematic skills to increase understanding of all aspects of soccer, including sportsmanship and tournaments.

Count Me In! What's for Lunch? 6-Pack

Count Me In! What's for Lunch? 6-Pack

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14858


Early elementary readers find out how important lunch is in order to keep them energized throughout their busy day. Children are encouraged to make healthy choices at lunch time to get the best nutrients and vitamins that their bodies need.

Look Inside: Your Brain 6-Pack

Look Inside: Your Skeleton and Muscles 6-Pack

Look Inside: Your Heart and Lungs 6-Pack

Count Me In! School Carnival 6-Pack

Count Me In! Soccer Tournament 6-Pack

Count Me In! What's for Lunch? 6-Pack

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Level: 2.7

$39.99

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Level: 2.8

$39.99

Item Number: 14853

Item Number: 14854

Item Number: 14855

Item Number: 14856

Item Number: 14857

Item Number: 14858

George Washington 6-Pack

George Washington 6-Pack

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14859


Follow the life of George Washington as he makes his way from being a farmer to the first president of the United States of America. Readers will learn all about his interesting and inspiring life in this engaging biography.

Martin Luther King Jr. 6-Pack

Martin Luther King Jr. 6-Pack

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14860


Martin Luther King, Jr. used peaceful protests to become one of the world's greatest African-American Civil Rights leaders. Readers will learn all about his interesting and inspiring life in this engaging biographical reader.

Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 14861


Susan B. Anthony spent her life fighting for equality for women. Readers will learn all about her interesting and inspiring life in this engaging biographical reader that features detailed images, informational text, and a timeline of Anthony's life.

Nonfiction Readers: Early Fluent Plus  Add-on Pack

Nonfiction Readers: Early Fluent Plus Add-on Pack

Level: 2.5-2.9

$87.99

Grade: 2

Item Number: 15376


Add additional copies of Early Fluent Plus Nonfiction Readers to your classroom library with this add-on pack that includes one of each book from the complete kit (set of 15).

George Washington 6-Pack

Martin Luther King Jr. 6-Pack

Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Nonfiction Readers: Early Fluent Plus Add-on Pack

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Level: 2.9

$39.99

Level: 2.5-2.9

$87.99

Item Number: 14859

Item Number: 14860

Item Number: 14861

Item Number: 15376

Teacher's Guide

Provide teachers with the tools they need to do their jobs more effectively with easy-to-use, standards-based lesson plans. Each lesson is organized in a consistent format for ease of use. Emergent through Fluent Plus Teacher's Guide lessons focus on two of the following key nonfiction skills or strategies:

  • Activating prior knowledge
  • Drawing inferences
  • Questioning
  • Synthesizing information
  • Determining importance
  • Visualizing and monitoring comprehension

Advanced through Challenging Plus Teacher's Guide lessons focus on two of the following nonfiction skills or strategies:

  • Establishing a purpose
  • Monitoring reading
  • Using prior knowledge
  • Summarizing and paraphrasing
  • Previewing
  • Using mental images
  • Understanding text structure
  • Predicting

Each trio of readers is accompanied by a variety of texts such as primary sources, articles, poems, and other text types.

Teacher's Guide

Assessment Guide

Each Assessment Guide in this series includes research about assessments, how to use the assessments provided with the product, a series Placement Test in digital format, an oral reading record and multiple choice questions for each book, references cited, and an answer key for the lessons.

Assessment Guide

Interactiv-eBooks

Integrate technology into literacy instruction and prepare students for a more technologically advanced world through Interactiv-eBooks provided in each Nonfiction Readers kit.

Enhance instruction through meaningful tools for interacting with the text. For assessing students' fluency and comprehension, teachers can use the Interactiv-eBooks to prompt questions within the text through digital sticky notes, as well as encourage students to record themselves reading with the record tool to practice fluent reading.

Interactiv-eBooks can be used in a group, paired, or individual setting. Interactiv-eBooks are available as a Single Classroom License in each Nonfiction Readers kit, but can be ordered as School Site Licenses as well.

Audio Recordings

Professional recordings of books and poems model fluent reading.

Home-School Connections

Encourage parents and families to extend their child's reading development and build literacy skills at home with the Parent Tips booklet provided digitally within each Nonfiction Readers kit.

Filled with tips to help develop reading skills at home, teachers can easily print and share the document with parents and caregivers to use with their children. In addition to informational texts found at home, digital versions of each book in the kit can also be printed and replicated for students to take home.

Home-School Connections