TIME® Grades 6-8: Social Studies 9-Book Set

  • Age Range: 10-16
  • Grade: 6-8
  • Lexile: 830L-1080L
  • Guided Reading Level: U-Z
  • Interest Level: 5-10
  • Item: 28643
  • ISBN: 9781425833237
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 432

Dive into the history of video games and comic books. Learn why Mozart was an 18th century superstar. Read all about the high-adrenaline activities that people consider 'fun.' These high-interest nonfiction readers will engage students with fascinating social studies content. Developed by one of the leading experts in reading research-Timothy Rasinski-this 9-book set of readers features purposefully leveled texts that will increase students' reading comprehension and engage different types of learners.

Middle school students will find the texts highly intriguing as they learn about a wide range of social studies subjects including sociology and history. Aligned with Common Core State Standards, these informational 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 included in this set (titles may vary):

  • History of Video Games
  • History of Comic Books
  • History of Monster Movies
  • 16th Century Superstar: Da Vinci
  • 18th Century Superstar: Mozart
  • Surprising Things We Do for Beauty
  • Surprising Things We Eat
  • Surprising Things We Do for Fun
  • 20th Century Superstar: Curie