Discover what life was like in ancient civilizations and explore key historical events with the You Are There! series. Developed by one of the leading experts in reading research--Timothy Rasinksi--this 9-book set of nonfiction readers provides strategies to teach nonfiction content and boost student reading skills.
Students will be engaged by the intriguing historical content of these informational texts that are purposely leveled to increase fluency and comprehension. The active, hands-on activities will engage different learner types. Aligned with Common Core State Standards, these texts connect with McREL and WIDA/TESOL standards. The complex and rigorous content will prepare middle school students for college and career readiness. Nonfiction reader titles include (titles may vary):