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Interactiv-eBooks

  • Guide students toward independent reading while exploring core concepts with the included Interactiv-eBooks.
  • Benefit student learning in a variety of instructional settings, support English language acquisition, and extend content and literacy learning.
  • Includes text-to-audio highlighting, professional audio recordings, interactive activities and response to literature prompts, whiteboard tools, and writing activities for multi-modal instruction and assessment.

Audio Recordings

  • Professional audio recordings for each book serve as a model of fluent reading and support English language learners.

 Lesson Plans

Digital Primary Sources

  • Additional digital Primary Sources support the text and encourage inquiry-based learning environments.
  • Prepare students for state and national tests that use document-based assessments.
  • Provides teacher with background information and activity on the primary source to engage students in the content.

Teacher's Guide

  • Primary Source Readers offers multiple opportunities to foster curiosity, study relationships, and reflect on new learning.
  •  Includes standards-based lessons to serve as bridge between reading and writing and content-area material to enhance cross-curricular learning opportunities.
  • Focused lessons on one nonfiction reading skill and one writing skill. Provides lesson plans for each book, activity sheets, multiple-choice quizzes, and document-based assessments for easy teacher implementation.

Books

  • 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.
  • 16-18 titles, 6 copies each, 24-32 pages per book, all designed around primary sources that tell about the subject.
  • Build conceptual social studies knowledge with leveled informational texts.
  • Books are designed around primary sources to offer key information and support the subject.

Student Engagement

  • Engages students and extends the reading experience beyond ELA class.
  • Helps students develop skills, knowledge, and analytical abilities as they ask questions, think critically, make inferences, and develop reasoned explanations.
  •  Fosters a deeper understanding of events of the past to learn from as they plan and prepare for a better tomorrow.
  •  Builds literacy and social studies content knowledge with high-interest, appropriately-leveled nonfiction books.
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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit

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.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for kindergartenstudents.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

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.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for first grade students.

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Primary Source Readers: American Biographies Kit

Walk in the steps of Americans whose lives and influence are an important part of U.S. history.

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Primary Source Readers: Biografías de estadounidenses (American Biographies) Kit (Spanish Version)

Walk in the steps of Americans whose lives and influence are an important part of U.S. history.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit

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.

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Primary Source Readers: Georgia Kit

Discover the rich history of Georgia with this series that promotes content area literacy in the four strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics. This kit comes with nonfiction readers focusing on Georgia state studies.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for second grade students.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit

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

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for third grade students.

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Primary Source Readers: Texas History Kit

These high-interest books cover topics from Texas history with key social studies concepts and related biographies that connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

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Primary Source Readers: La historia de Texas (Texas History) Kit (Spanish Version)

These high-interest, Spanish-translated books cover topics from Texas history with key social studies concepts and related biographies that connect each differentiated pair.

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Primary Source Readers: California Kit

Discover the rich history of California with this series that promotes content area literacy in the 4 strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics. This kit comes with nonfiction readers focusing on California state studies.

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Primary Source Readers: World Cultures Through Time Kit

This kit covers a variety of cultures from around the world, using key social studies concepts and related biographies to connect each pair of books. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

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Primary Source Readers: The 20th Century Kit

Covering the course of modern history, these books use key social studies concepts and related biographies to connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit also make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

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Primary Source Readers: World History Kit

This kit covers topics from World history, using key social studies concepts and related biographies and profiles to connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

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Primary Source Readers: America's Early Years Kit

Engage your students with these intriguing historical accounts of America's Early Years. These texts breathe life into history by transforming the words on a page into an intimate glimpse of the past with primary source documents.

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Primary Source Readers: America in the 1800s Kit

Engage your students with intriguing historical accounts of America in the 1800s. Build literacy skills and social studies knowledge with readers that feature primary sources documents.

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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit

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.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

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.

Price:
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Primary Source Readers: American Biographies Kit

Walk in the steps of Americans whose lives and influence are an important part of U.S. history.

Price:
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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit

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.

Price:
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Primary Source Readers: Georgia Kit

Discover the rich history of Georgia with this series that promotes content area literacy in the four strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics. This kit comes with nonfiction readers focusing on Georgia state studies.

Price:
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Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit

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

Price:
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Primary Source Readers: Texas History Kit

These high-interest books cover topics from Texas history with key social studies concepts and related biographies that connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: California Kit

Discover the rich history of California with this series that promotes content area literacy in the 4 strands of social studies: history, civics, geography, and economics. This kit comes with nonfiction readers focusing on California state studies.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: World Cultures Through Time Kit

This kit covers a variety of cultures from around the world, using key social studies concepts and related biographies to connect each pair of books. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: The 20th Century Kit

Covering the course of modern history, these books use key social studies concepts and related biographies to connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit also make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: World History Kit

This kit covers topics from World history, using key social studies concepts and related biographies and profiles to connect each differentiated pair. Multiple reading levels within each kit make this a great resource for differentiating instruction!

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: America's Early Years Kit

Engage your students with these intriguing historical accounts of America's Early Years. These texts breathe life into history by transforming the words on a page into an intimate glimpse of the past with primary source documents.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: America in the 1800s Kit

Engage your students with intriguing historical accounts of America in the 1800s. Build literacy skills and social studies knowledge with readers that feature primary sources documents.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for kindergartenstudents.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for first grade students.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers: Biografías de estadounidenses (American Biographies) Kit (Spanish Version)

Walk in the steps of Americans whose lives and influence are an important part of U.S. history.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for second grade students.

Price:
Learn More
Primary Source Readers Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit (Spanish Version)

Build literacy and content knowledge in all four social studies strands with the lessons and leveled, nonfiction Spanish books in this kit featuring primary sources. Bring history, civics, geography, and economics to life for third grade students.

Price:
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Primary Source Readers: La historia de Texas (Texas History) Kit (Spanish Version)

These high-interest, Spanish-translated books cover topics from Texas history with key social studies concepts and related biographies that connect each differentiated pair.

Price:
Learn More