TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Kit

Choose Other Level/Topic
  • Grade: 3
  • Lexile: 580L-920L
  • Guided Reading Level: M-O
  • Interest Level: 2-5
  • ISBN: 9781433343520
  • Language: English
Description

Provide third grade 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, the features of these books reflect upper-level subject-specific texts. Combined with rich, dynamic lessons and audio and technology resources, students will be motivated to develop vocabulary, comprehension, and fluency skills. Integrate science, social studies, and mathematics concepts and themes into your literacy lessons with high-interest books that appeal to older students needing high-interest/lower-readability text. This comprehensive kit is ideal for guided reading and small-group instruction.

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Kit includes:

  • Nonfiction Readers - 15 titles, 6 copies each, 28-32 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

Download Sample Pages

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: Fluent 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.

A Day in the Life of a Cowhand 6-Pack

A Day in the Life of a Cowhand 6-Pack

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14862


Grab your cowboy hat and saddle up! Students will learn about the duties of a cowhand and ranch hand in this captivating nonfiction title featuring Time For Kids© content. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

A Day in the Life of a Ballet Dancer 6-Pack

A Day in the Life of a Ballet Dancer 6-Pack

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14863


Leap into the world of a ballet dancer! In this engaging nonfiction book, readers learn about the history of ballet and what a ballet dancer does to get ready for a performance. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

A Day in the Life of a Firefighter 6-Pack

A Day in the Life of a Firefighter 6-Pack

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14864


Hop on that big red truck for a real adventure! Featuring Time For Kids© content, this 6-Pack teaches students about the responsibilities it takes to be a firefighter--from the fire equipment to living at the fire station.

Markets Around the World 6-Pack

Markets Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14865


From Asia to Africa, people buy and sell goods all over the world! Learn what various types of foods and goods are sold in markets from all around the globe in this fascinating nonfiction reader.

Games Around the World 6-Pack

Games Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14866


With this fun nonfiction book, students will learn the origins of games from around the world including jump rope, hopscotch, checkers, and mancala. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

School Around the World 6-Pack

School Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14867


Find out how school is the same--and different--in countries all over the world in this fascinating nonfiction title. Readers will learn about the way students learn in other countries, from homeschooling to trade schools.

A Day in the Life of a Cowhand 6-Pack

A Day in the Life of a Ballet Dancer 6-Pack

A Day in the Life of a Firefighter 6-Pack

Markets Around the World 6-Pack

Games Around the World 6-Pack

School Around the World 6-Pack

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Level: 3.0

$48.99

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Level: 3.1

$48.99

Item Number: 14862

Item Number: 14863

Item Number: 14864

Item Number: 14865

Item Number: 14866

Item Number: 14867

Take Off! All About Airplanes 6-Pack

Take Off! All About Airplanes 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14868


In this exciting nonfiction book, readers learn about the Wright Brothers, the history of aviation, how air travel has changed the way people work and live, and the important parts that make the plane fly!

All Aboard! How Trains Work 6-Pack

All Aboard! How Trains Work 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14869


All aboard! Take a journey into the world of trains. In this nonfiction 6-Pack featuring Time For Kids© content, readers learn about the history of trains, the different types and parts, and how they are used in the modern world.

Zoom! How Cars Move 6-Pack

Zoom! How Cars Move 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14870


Let's take a spin in the fascinating world of cars! In this engaging nonfiction title, readers learn about cars of all kinds--from the Model T roadster to electronic cars. Readers will want to learn everything they can about cars!

Mammal Mania 6-Pack

Mammal Mania 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14871


Discover the world of mammals in this delightful nonfiction title! Readers will learn all about mammals, primates, marsupials, omnivores, and herbivores. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

Slithering Reptiles and Amphibians 6-Pack

Slithering Reptiles and Amphibians 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14872


Take a journey into the wild world of reptiles and amphibians! Readers will learn about crocodiles, lizards, snakes, tortoises, and salamanders. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

Incredible Invertebrates 6-Pack

Incredible Invertebrates 6-Pack

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14873


Did you know that most animals in the world don't have backbones? Learn more about invertebrates such as mollusks, arthropods, arachnids, and crustaceans in this nonfiction book featuring Time For Kids© content.

Take Off! All About Airplanes 6-Pack

All Aboard! How Trains Work 6-Pack

Zoom! How Cars Move 6-Pack

Mammal Mania 6-Pack

Slithering Reptiles and Amphibians 6-Pack

Incredible Invertebrates 6-Pack

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Level: 3.2

$48.99

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Level: 3.3

$48.99

Item Number: 14868

Item Number: 14869

Item Number: 14870

Item Number: 14871

Item Number: 14872

Item Number: 14873

Backstage Pass: Fashion 6-Pack

Backstage Pass: Fashion 6-Pack

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14874


Learn how a designer's sketch becomes the fashion we wear and how a designer uses math to make their designs successful in this fashion-filled book featuring Time For Kids© content. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

Big Digs: Construction Site 6-Pack

Big Digs: Construction Site 6-Pack

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14875


How do architects and contractors use math and geometry to build a house? Find out in this book that will familiarize students with construction projects, equipment, and blueprints. This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan.

Sweet: Inside a Bakery 6-Pack

Sweet: Inside a Bakery 6-Pack

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 14876


Learn the secrets to artful cupcakes, oven-fresh bread, and other delicious baked goods in this delightful nonfiction title. Readers will learn how mathematics helps bakers measure their ingredients to make tasteful treats.

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Fluent  Add-on Pack

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Add-on Pack

Level: 3.0-3.4

$112.99

Grade: 3

Item Number: 15377


Add additional copies of Fluent Nonfiction Readers to your classroom library with this add-on pack that includes one of each book from the complete kit (set of 15).

Backstage Pass: Fashion 6-Pack

Big Digs: Construction Site 6-Pack

Sweet: Inside a Bakery 6-Pack

TIME FOR KIDS® Nonfiction Readers: Fluent Add-on Pack

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Level: 3.4

$48.99

Level: 3.0-3.4

$112.99

Item Number: 14874

Item Number: 14875

Item Number: 14876

Item Number: 15377

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
Switch to mobile version