TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus Kit

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  • Grade: K
  • Interest Level: PK-2
  • Item: 24483
  • ISBN: 9781493824830
  • Language: English
Description

Provide kindergarten students with the texts and strategies necessary to grow as readers and develop a greater love for reading! Divided into reading levels and grouped by content-area themes, these nonfiction books feature a clearly implied narrative structure for easy story creation, precise text to image correlation, and repetition of vocabulary and sight words. Combined with rich, dynamic lessons and audio and technology resources, students will be motivated to develop vocabulary, comprehension, word recognition (phonics), and fluency skills. This comprehensive kit is designed for students in the second semester of kindergarten, and is ideal for guided reading and small-group instruction.

TIME For Kids® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus Kit includes:

  • Nonfiction Readers (15 titles, 6 copies each, 12 pages per book in print and digital formats)
  • Teacher's Guide with lesson plans for each title
  • Assessment Guide
  • Interactiv-eBooks of each title with embedded audio, video, student activities, voice-recording capabilities, digital assessments, and more
  • Audio CD with professional recordings to model fluent reading
  • Home-School Connections digital booklet provides family members with tools to promote literacy at home

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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
TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations 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.

Good Work: Plant Life 6-Pack

Good Work: Plant Life 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24505


What does a plant need to live? It needs more than you might think! With easy-to-read text correlated to vivid photographs, this book encourages students to think about and describe what plants need to thrive and grow!

Good Work: Our Earth 6-Pack

Good Work: Our Earth 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24506


What do you do to take care of Earth? Teach early readers to keep Earth clean and healthy for all its living things! With easy-to-read text correlated to vivid photos, this book encourages students to think about and describe their impact on Earth.

Good Work: Simple Tools 6-Pack

Good Work: Simple Tools 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24507


Which tools do you use throughout your day? You may not realize it, but simple tools are used everywhere! With easy-to-read text correlated to vivid photographs, this book introduces children to the many ways that simple tools can make our lives easier!

Use Math: Describe It 6-Pack

Use Math: Describe It 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24508


Look at the different animals in this book. Is one animal taller than another? Featuring easy-to-read text paired with vibrant images, students will be introduced to basic measurement and data concepts with this book that aligns to mathematics standards.

Use Math: Compare It 6-Pack

Use Math: Compare It 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24509


Which is more and which is less? Teach early learners about making comparisons with this book that aligns to mathematics standards. Featuring easy-to-read text paired with vibrant images, students will be introduced to basic measurement and data concepts.

Use Math: Group It 6-Pack

Use Math: Group It 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24510


What makes a group? How do you know? Teach students about classifying and counting with this book that aligns to mathematics standards. With easy-to-read text and vibrant images, early learners will be introduced to basic measurement and data concepts.

Good Work: Plant Life 6-Pack

Good Work: Our Earth 6-Pack

Good Work: Simple Tools 6-Pack

Use Math: Describe It 6-Pack

Use Math: Compare It 6-Pack

Use Math: Group It 6-Pack

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

Item Number: 24505

Item Number: 24506

Item Number: 24507

Item Number: 24508

Item Number: 24509

Item Number: 24510

Workers at My School 6-Pack

Workers at My School 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24511


Many different people work at your school. Teach young students all about school workers! Featuring easy-to-read text and vibrant photographs, this NCSS-aligned book helps students become familiar with the people that contribute to a school environment.

Workers in My City 6-Pack

Workers in My City 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24512


The street is so busy with all kinds of workers. Can you tell what work they do? Featuring easy-to-read text and vibrant photographs, this NCSS-aligned book helps kindergarteners become familiar with the many people that work in our neighborhoods.

Workers Who Take Care of Me 6-Pack

Workers Who Take Care of Me 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24513


Doctors, police officers, firefighters, and even animals work hard to take care of us! Featuring easy-to-read text and vibrant photographs, this NCSS-aligned book helps children become familiar with the many people that help keep us safe and healthy.

Marvelous Me: My Hands 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Hands 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24514


Your marvelous hands can do so many things. They can even open this book to read it! Featuring simple sentences, large font, and vibrant photographs, this book makes it fun for children to learn all about the many things our hands can do!

Marvelous Me: My Feet 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Feet 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24515


Feet are made to go! They go many places. They do many things. Featuring simple sentences, large font, and vibrant photographs, this nonfiction book makes it fun for children to learn all about what our feet can do!

Marvelous Me: My Face 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Face 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24516


Each face has many parts. They can do many things. Smell, smile, hear wink -- the face does it all! Featuring simple sentences, large font, and vibrant photographs, this nonfiction book makes it fun for children to learn all about faces!

Workers at My School 6-Pack

Workers in My City 6-Pack

Workers Who Take Care of Me 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Hands 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Feet 6-Pack

Marvelous Me: My Face 6-Pack

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

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$36.99

Item Number: 24511

Item Number: 24512

Item Number: 24513

Item Number: 24514

Item Number: 24515

Item Number: 24516

Good for Me: Healthy Food 6-Pack

Good for Me: Healthy Food 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24517


Your body needs good food in order to stay healthy and strong. Which healthy foods do you eat? With vivid photos paired with simple text, this NGSS-aligned nonfiction book focuses on nourishment and encourages children to make healthy food choices.

Good for Me: Play and Exercise 6-Pack

Good for Me: Play and Exercise 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24518


Get moving! Get thinking! Exercise your body and brain. What things do you do to exercise your body and brain? With vivid photos paired with simple text, this book focuses on basic activities that help keep children healthy and strong.

Good for Me: Love 6-Pack

Good for Me: Love 6-Pack

Level:

$36.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24519


Just like air, water, and food, we cannot live without love. With simple sentences and engaging photographs, this book shows how we share our love with family, friends, teachers, pets, and more!

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus  Add-on Pack

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus Add-on Pack

Level:

$79.99

Grade: K

Item Number: 24489


Expand your classroom library with additional copies of each leveled book in the TIME for Kids® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus Kit. The engaging nonfiction content with simple phrase and sentence structure will increase student reading achievement.

Good for Me: Healthy Food 6-Pack

Good for Me: Play and Exercise 6-Pack

Good for Me: Love 6-Pack

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Foundations Plus Add-on Pack

Level:

$36.99

Level:

$36.99

Level:

$36.99

Level:

$79.99

Item Number: 24517

Item Number: 24518

Item Number: 24519

Item Number: 24489

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. 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

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

The Assessment Guide includes research about assessments, how to use the included assessments, a series Placement Test in digital format, an oral reading record and multiple choice questions for each book, cited references, and an answer key for the lesson

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
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