Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

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  • Grade: 1
  • Guided Reading Level: E-K
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Item: 17966
  • ISBN: 9781433369667
  • Language: English
Description

Build literacy and social studies content knowledge with high-interest, appropriately leveled nonfiction books featuring dynamic primary sources that meet the four strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics.

Content and Literacy in Social Studies Grade 1 kit includes:

  • Books - 16 titles, 6 copies each, 24 pages per book in print and digital formats
  • Primary Sources in print and digital formats
  • Teacher's Guide with lesson plans for each book, activity sheets, multiple-choice quizzes, and document-based assessments
  • Digital Resources including primary sources, PDF versions of each book, and student reproducibles
  • Interactiv-eBooks to engage students and extend the reading experience with digital writing and comprehension activities
  • Audio recordings of each book to improve fluency and support English language learners

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Components

Series highlights include:

  • Books - 16 titles, 6 copies each, 24-32 pages per book
  • Teacher's Guide with lesson plans for each book, activity sheets, multiple-choice quizzes, and document-based assessments
  • Primary Sources in digital format to support texts
  • Interactiv-eBooks to engage students and extend the reading experience
  • Audio Recordings of each book to support fluency and English language learners
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

Books - 16 titles, 6 copies each, 24-32 pages per book

Build conceptual social studies knowledge with leveled informational text spanning the four strands of social studies content: civics, geography, economics, and history. Each book in Primary Source Readers is designed around primary sources that tell about the subject.

Happy Fourth of July! 6-Pack

Happy Fourth of July! 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18822


In this nonfiction title, readers are introduced to the ideas of freedom and celebrations as they learn about the history of and the way that Americans continue to celebrate the Fourth of July.

I Pledge Allegiance to the Flag 6-Pack

I Pledge Allegiance to the Flag 6-Pack

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18823


The American flag is a symbol for freedom and unity. In this engaging nonfiction title, young readers learn a brief history of the American flag and are encouraged to learn and recite the Pledge of Allegiance.

What Makes a Town? 6-Pack

What Makes a Town? 6-Pack

Level: 1.9

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18824


There are many different places and people that make up a town. Through colorful images and easy-to-read text, early readers learn the important aspects of town communities and are encouraged to look for some of the similarities in their own towns!

What Makes a Family? 6-Pack

What Makes a Family? 6-Pack

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18825


Early readers discover the various kinds of families in this nonfiction title. Readers are encouraged to be aware of and embrace the differences in families through lovely images and engaging text.

Respect the Rules! 6-Pack

Respect the Rules! 6-Pack

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18826


With examples from both past and present, early readers learn about the ways that rules help keep us safe and respectful of one another. Vibrant images in conjunction with engaging text provides readers with an inviting experience.

Who Makes the Rules? 6-Pack

Who Makes the Rules? 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18827


Give early readers a look into who determines the rules for various places--from the classroom to the entire country! With vivid images in conjunction with easy-to-read text, readers are encouraged to recognize and follow rules that impact their lives.

Happy Fourth of July! 6-Pack

I Pledge Allegiance to the Flag 6-Pack

What Makes a Town? 6-Pack

What Makes a Family? 6-Pack

Respect the Rules! 6-Pack

Who Makes the Rules? 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Level: 1.9

$48.99

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Item Number: 18822

Item Number: 18823

Item Number: 18824

Item Number: 18825

Item Number: 18826

Item Number: 18827

Be a Good Leader! 6-Pack

Be a Good Leader! 6-Pack

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18828


What does it take to be a good leader? Young readers will learn what it takes in this inspiring nonfiction title that features plenty of bright photos, easy-to-read engaging text, and vocabulary.

Be Fair! 6-Pack

Be Fair! 6-Pack

Level: 1.6

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18829


What does it mean to be fair? Young readers will learn about various aspects about being a fair person--from respecting others to sharing. Children are encouraged to practice fairness in their everyday lives through supportive text and lively images.

Getting Around Town 6-Pack

Getting Around Town 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18830


Readers will learn the basics of how to read a map in this enlightening nonfiction title. With bright, clear images and helpful text, this book will have young readers engaged and excited to put their mapping skills to work!

Getting Around School 6-Pack

Getting Around School 6-Pack

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18831


In this informative title, early readers learn the basics of mapping out school--from where it is located in the neighborhood to the position of items in the classroom.

Saving and Spending 6-Pack

Saving and Spending 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18832


Readers are introduced to and encouraged to find the difference between what they need and what they want, and how to make wise choices based on those concepts.

Goods and Services Around Town 6-Pack

Goods and Services Around Town 6-Pack

Level: 1.4

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18833


Early readers will be introduced to goods and services, what makes them different, and examples of each. This title features plenty of eye-catching images and new vocabulary.

Be a Good Leader! 6-Pack

Be Fair! 6-Pack

Getting Around Town 6-Pack

Getting Around School 6-Pack

Saving and Spending 6-Pack

Goods and Services Around Town 6-Pack

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Level: 1.6

$48.99

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Level: 1.1

$48.99

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Level: 1.4

$48.99

Item Number: 18828

Item Number: 18829

Item Number: 18830

Item Number: 18831

Item Number: 18832

Item Number: 18833

Earning Money 6-Pack

Earning Money 6-Pack

Level: 1.6

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18834


Earning money is a fun and smart thing to do! With various examples of how to earn and save money, early readers are encouraged find ways to earn money for themselves!

Jobs Around Town 6-Pack

Jobs Around Town 6-Pack

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18835


From police officers to dentists, mail carriers to teachers--everyone has an important role! With examples from both past and present and many engaging images and easy-to-read text, readers will be thoroughly immersed from cover to cover!

Amazing Americans: Abraham Lincoln 6-Pack

Amazing Americans: Abraham Lincoln 6-Pack

Level: 1.0

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18836


In this engaging biographical title that features clear text and images, readers will learn about the amazing things that Abraham Lincoln did for the country during the Civil War and why he is considered a hero today.

Amazing Americans: Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Amazing Americans: Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18837


Susan B. Anthony believed in equality for everyone. Readers will learn about her inspiring life and how she became known as an amazing American in this early biography that features vivid images and easy-to-read text.

Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1  Add-on Pack

Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Add-on Pack

Level: 1.0-1.9

$119.99

Grade: 1

Item Number: 18838


Add additional copies of each book in the Content and Literacy in Social Studies Grade 1 kit.

Earning Money 6-Pack

Jobs Around Town 6-Pack

Amazing Americans: Abraham Lincoln 6-Pack

Amazing Americans: Susan B. Anthony 6-Pack

Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Add-on Pack

Level: 1.6

$48.99

Level: 1.2

$48.99

Level: 1.0

$48.99

Level: 1.7

$48.99

Level: 1.0-1.9

$119.99

Item Number: 18834

Item Number: 18835

Item Number: 18836

Item Number: 18837

Item Number: 18838

Teacher's Guide

Primary Source Readers offers multiple opportunities to foster curiosity, study relationships, and reflect on new learning. The standards-based lessons serves as a crucial bridge between reading and writing and content-area material. Each pair of readers has one nonfiction reading skill and one writing skill on which the lessons are focused.

Teacher's Guide

Primary Sources

Each book is designed around primary sources that offer key information and support about the subject. Primary sources not only engage students in the social studies content, but prepare them for state and national tests that use document-based assessments. Each lesson provides teachers with background information on the primary source along with an activity.
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

Interactiv-eBooks

Guide students toward independent reading while exploring core concepts with the 16 Interactiv-eBooks in each kit. Interactiv-eBooks can benefit student learning in a variety of instructional settings, support English language acquisition, and further content and literacy learning.

Interactiv-eBooks include a wide variety of features that build literacy and engage readers, including:

  • Text-to-audio highlighting
  • Professional audio recordings
  • Interactive activities and response to literature prompts
  • Whiteboard tools
  • Writing activities

Audio Recordings

Professional audio recordings for each book serve as a model of fluent reading.

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