Nonfiction Readers: Upper Emergent Kit

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  • Grade: 1
  • Guided Reading Level: E-I
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Item: TCM15295
  • ISBN: 9781433342950
  • Language: English, Spanish
Description
Offer a natural progression in reading with engaging books that feature content-area themes. Motivate students to read and re-read with familiar concepts, a variety of topics, and high-interest, colorful graphic features.

Upper Emergent kit includes:
  • Books - 15 titles, 6 copies each, 20 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
$649.99/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: Upper Emergent 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.

A Frog's Life 6-Pack

A Frog's Life 6-Pack

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14817


Take a trip to the pond and learn how a tadpole grows up to become a frog in this nonfiction book for early readers. Featuring vibrant photographs, illustrations and simple, informative text, readers are sure to be delighted!

A Butterfly's Life 6-Pack

A Butterfly's Life 6-Pack

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14818


In this engaging nonfiction book, early readers are introduced to the life cycle of a butterfly. Readers will be captivated by the vivid photographs of the butterfly's life, and informative text.

A Bee's Life 6-Pack

A Bee's Life 6-Pack

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14819


How does a small egg become a buzzing bee? With a graph of a bee's life cycle, vivid photos, explanatory vocabulary, and informational text, readers are sure to be captivated!

Things with Wings 6-Pack

Things with Wings 6-Pack

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14820


Early readers learn about wings, wing anatomy, and animal flight in this descriptive nonfiction reader that features informational text, vivid photos, and a glossary to support instruction.

Sea Life 6-Pack

Sea Life 6-Pack

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14821


From tide pools to the ocean, the sea is filled with amazing life forms! Early readers will be engaged from beginning to end with informational text, vivid photos, and a picture glossary of marine animals.

Going Buggy! 6-Pack

Going Buggy! 6-Pack

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14822


Early readers learn about insects and spiders in this basic-concept, nonfiction book. With its bright colors, picture glossary, and informative text, readers will be immersed in the world of insects and spiders!

A Frog's Life 6-Pack

A Butterfly's Life 6-Pack

A Bee's Life 6-Pack

Things with Wings 6-Pack

Sea Life 6-Pack

Going Buggy! 6-Pack

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Level: 1.5

$29.99

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Level: 1.6

$29.99

Item Number: 14817

Item Number: 14818

Item Number: 14819

Item Number: 14820

Item Number: 14821

Item Number: 14822

Make Papel Picado 6-Pack

Make Papel Picado 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14823


Do you have something to celebrate? You can celebrate by making papel picado! Featuring vibrant step-by-step photo instructions, this nonfiction book helps introduce children to another culture through craft-making and designs.

Make a Chinese New Year Dragon 6-Pack

Make a Chinese New Year Dragon 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14824


Early readers can learn how to make their very own Chinese New Year dragon in this step-by-step instructional nonfiction book. Bright, vivid photos and a glossary of required tools help introduce children to a new culture through craft-making.

Make a Gingerbread Man 6-Pack

Make a Gingerbread Man 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14825


Early readers can learn how to make their very own gingerbread man in this step-by-step instructional nonfiction book. Bright, vivid photos and a glossary of tools required give children an opportunity to immerse themselves in craft-making.

Staying Healthy 6-Pack

Staying Healthy 6-Pack

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14826


From eating well to getting enough sleep, this nonfiction book introduces early readers to the basics of staying healthy. The vivid photos and informational text encourage even the most reluctant reader to learn about the benefits of being healthy!

Keeping Fit with Sports 6-Pack

Keeping Fit with Sports 6-Pack

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14827


From basketball to karate, this nonfiction reader shows ways of to staying fit with sports. Featuring bright, vivid photos and simple, informational text, this book will inspire readers to explore different sports that they'll want to stay fit with!

Eating Right 6-Pack

Eating Right 6-Pack

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14828


Early readers learn how to make healthy choices in this nonfiction introduction to nutrition and eating right. Featuring colorful photos and simple, informational text, this book teaches children the benefits of making healthy decisions.

Make Papel Picado 6-Pack

Make a Chinese New Year Dragon 6-Pack

Make a Gingerbread Man 6-Pack

Staying Healthy 6-Pack

Keeping Fit with Sports 6-Pack

Eating Right 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Level: 1.7

$29.99

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Level: 1.8

$29.99

Item Number: 14823

Item Number: 14824

Item Number: 14825

Item Number: 14826

Item Number: 14827

Item Number: 14828

Homes Around the World 6-Pack

Homes Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14829


Learn about the different places that people call home--from apartments to cottages and castles to farmhouses. With bright, vivid photos and easy-to-read informational text, readers are introduced to different cultures' definitions of "home."

Kids Around the World 6-Pack

Kids Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14830


Introduce early readers to children from all over the globe! Featuring bright photos, colorful maps, and simple informational text, readers are familiarized with other geography, countries, and cultures.

Places Around the World 6-Pack

Places Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 14831


Take a tour around the world with just a few flips of the pages! This engaging nonfiction reader features clear, vivid photos of landmarks from all around the world including the Eiffel Tower, the Great Wall of China, and the Grand Canyon.

Nonfiction Readers: Upper Emergent  Add-on Pack

Nonfiction Readers: Upper Emergent Add-on Pack

Level: 1.5-1.9

$59.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 15374


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

Homes Around the World 6-Pack

Kids Around the World 6-Pack

Places Around the World 6-Pack

Nonfiction Readers: Upper Emergent Add-on Pack

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Level: 1.9

$29.99

Level: 1.5-1.9

$59.99

Item Number: 14829

Item Number: 14830

Item Number: 14831

Item Number: 15374

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