Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Plus Kit (Spanish Version)

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  • Grade: 3
  • Guided Reading Level: O-Q
  • Interest Level: 2-5
  • Item: TCM15572
  • ISBN: 9781433345722
  • Language: Spanish, English
Description
Provide a transition to upper level texts while integrating high-interest content-area topics into literacy lessons with these engaging, Spanish-translated books. Their features include dynamic text and vocabulary supported by high-quality photos and graphics.

Fluent Plus Spanish kit includes:
  • Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each, 32 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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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: Fluent Plus Kit (Spanish Version)

Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each plus lesson plan

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.

  • Los pastizales africanos (African Grasslands) 6-Pack

    Los pastizales africanos (African Grasslands) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.5

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15354


    Journey to Africa to explore the world of the grasslands! Readers are taken on an adventure through the grasslands to learn about the various animal and plant life and grassland conservation in this fascinating, Spanish-translated nonfiction book.

  • La selva amazónica (Amazon Rainforest) 6-Pack

    La selva amazónica (Amazon Rainforest) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.5

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15355


    There is so much to explore in the Amazon! Readers are taken on an adventure through the Amazon rainforest to learn about the lush plants and beautiful animals, deforestation, and rainforest conservation in this Spanish-translated nonfiction title.

  • El desierto del Valle de la Muerte (Death Valley Desert) 6-Pack

    El desierto del Valle de la Muerte (Death Valley Desert) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.5

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15356


    Death Valley is one of the hottest, driest deserts of the world! Readers are taken on an adventure through Death Valley to learn about the plants and animals that survive in this dry, hot desert landscape in this Spanish-translated nonfiction title.

  • Despegar hacia el campamento espacial (Blast Off to Space Camp) 6-Pack

    Despegar hacia el campamento espacial (Blast Off to Space Camp) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.6

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15357


    In this Spanish-translated nonfiction title, children visit an actual space camp! Readers will learn what astronauts eat, where they sleep, and how they prepare for journeys into space through the help of robots and stimulators.

  • La exploración del espacio (Space Exploration) 6-Pack

    La exploración del espacio (Space Exploration) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.6

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15358


    Learn about outer space exploration, from the Hubble telescope to the latest space shuttle launches, in this Spanish nonfiction title! Readers will learn about famous astronauts, the history of exploring space, and the future of space exploration.

  • La vida en el espacio (Living in Space) 6-Pack

    La vida en el espacio (Living in Space) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.6

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15359


    Find out what it's like for astronauts to eat, sleep, and work on a manned space flight in this Spanish-translated nonfiction title. Children will discover what it's like to be in zero gravity, how Mission control helps keep astronauts safe, and more!

  • Los cinco sentidos (The Five Senses) 6-Pack

    Los cinco sentidos (The Five Senses) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.7

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15360


    Our senses help warn us of danger and help keep us safe. Learn about the five senses and how they help us enjoy the world around us in this fascinating, Spanish-translated nonfiction book.

  • El sistema digestivo (The Digestive System) 6-Pack

    El sistema digestivo (The Digestive System) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.7

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15361


    Discover the journey that your food takes through the digestive system In this fascinating, Spanish-translated nonfiction title! Featuring vivid diagrams and photos, fresh and informative text, and stimulating facts, readers will be engaged from cover to

  • El ciclo de vida del ser humano (The Human Life Cycle) 6-Pack

    El ciclo de vida del ser humano (The Human Life Cycle) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.7

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15362


    Find out what sets the human life cycle apart from other living things in this fascinating, informative, Spanish-translated nonfiction title. Children will be introduced to the biological phases of our life cycle--from infancy to adulthood.

  • ¡Al bate! Historia del béisbol (Batter Up! History of Baseball) 6-Pack

    ¡Al bate! Historia del béisbol (Batter Up! History of Baseball) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.8

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15363


    In this Spanish-translated nonfiction book, readers learn all about America's national pastime--baseball! Learn about the basic rules of baseball to All-Star Games, the first World Series, the Hall of Fame, and more!

  • ¡Pégale! Historia de las herramientas (Hit It! History of Tools) 6-Pack

    ¡Pégale! Historia de las herramientas (Hit It! History of Tools) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.8

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15364


    Find out how tools have helped people hunt, build, and make life easier in this engaging, Spanish-translated nonfiction title. Children will learn how tools throughout time have made such an important impact on life as we know it!

  • ¡Cómpralo! Historia del dinero (Buy It! History of Money) 6-Pack

    ¡Cómpralo! Historia del dinero (Buy It! History of Money) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.8

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15365


    What did people use to buy things before money was invented? Where is money made? Find out in this inviting, Spanish-translated book that informs readers about coins, paper money, the Federal Reserve, exchange rates, and checking accounts.

  • Mohandas Gandhi (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Mohandas Gandhi (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.9

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15366


    Mohandas Gandhi was one of the world's great leaders who used nonviolent resistance to protest the caste system. Readers will learn all about his life, Hinduism, and the amazing things he accomplished in this Spanish-translated biographical title.

  • Roberto Clemente (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Roberto Clemente (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.9

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15367


    Roberto Clemente was one of the greatest baseball players who ever lived, but more than that, he was also a man who believed in equality for all. Readers will learn about his incredible life in this Spanish-translated biographical title.

  • Jane Goodall (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Jane Goodall (Spanish Version) 6-Pack

    Level: 3.9

    $39.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15368


    Jane Goodall had a passion to learn about animals. Readers will learn all about her adventurous life among chimpanzees and other primates in this inspiring, Spanish-translated nonfiction biographical title.

  • Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Plus  Add-on Pack

    Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Plus Add-on Pack

    Level:

    $99.99

    Grade: 3

    Item Number: 15369


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

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: a) activating prior knowledge; b) drawing inferences; c) questioning; d) synthesizing information; e) determining importance; and f) visualizing; monitoring comprehension. Each lesson is organized in a consistent format for ease of use. Advanced through Challenging Plus Teacher's Guide lessons focus on two of the following nonfiction skills or strategies: a) establishing a purpose; b) monitoring reading; c) using prior knowledge; d) summarizing and paraphrasing; e) previewing; f) using mental images; g) understanding text structure; and h) 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. Great 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