TIME for Kids Grades 6-8: STEM 9-Book Set

  • Age Range: 10-16
  • Grade: 6-8
  • Lexile: 840L-1040L
  • Guided Reading Level: W-Z
  • Interest Level: 5-10
  • Item: 28642
  • ISBN: 9781425833220
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 480

Build critical reading skills with these nonfiction readers that focus on STEM curriculum and high-interest STEM subjects like coding and cryptography. Developed by one of the leading experts in reading research--Timothy Rasinksi--this 9-book set of leveled readers provides strategies to teach nonfiction content and boost student reading skills.

Middle school students will be engaged by the content of these informational texts that are purposely leveled to increase fluency and comprehension. The active, hands-on activities will engage different learner types, and the subjects will appeal to both avid and reluctant readers. Aligned with Common Core State Standards, these texts connect with STEM, McREL and WIDA/TESOL standards. The complex and rigorous content will prepare middle-school students for college and career readiness. Titles include (titles may vary):

  • The Science of Magic
  • The Science of Monsters
  • The Science of Superpowers
  • STEM Careers: Metamorphosis of Medicine
  • STEM Careers: Enhancing Engineering
  • STEM Careers: Reinventing Robotics
  • Power of Patterns: Cryptography
  • Power of Patterns: Coding
  • Power of Patterns: Fractals