Science Readers

Overview

This research- and standards-based series was designed by Teacher Created Materials to increase students' reading comprehension and knowledge of key scientific concepts.

  • Engaging science readers feature dynamic photos, chars, illustrations, sidebars, and simple science experiments to keep students motivated while reading and comprehending science content.
  • Cultivate an inquiry-based learning environment and support active learning.
  • Each reader has an accompanying teacher-guided lesson plan that addresses both literacy and science objectives.
  • Minimize prep time with carefully thought-out lesson plans, multiple assessment types, and differentiation strategies.
  • Increase student engagement by integrating technology into instruction with Interactiv-eBooks (not included in all levels), audio recordings of books, and additional digital resources.
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In the Classroom

  1. High-interest science readers
  2. Lessons incorporate the 5E Instructional Model
  3. Engaging, hands-on lab activities
  4. Differentiation tools and strategies

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Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit

Grade: K $899.99
Item Number: 21519

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit

Grade: K

  • Lexile: BR-160L
  • Guided Reading Level: A-D
  • Interest Level: PK-2
  • Item Number: 21519
  • ISBN: 9781480745193

Price: $899.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Kindergarten students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: K $899.99
Item Number: 27669

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Kindergarten Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: K

  • Lexile: BR-160L
  • Guided Reading Level: A-D
  • Interest Level: PK-2
  • Item Number: 27669
  • ISBN: 9781425846183

Price: $899.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Kindergarten students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

Grade: 1 $899.99
Item Number: 21558

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 1 Kit

Grade: 1

  • Lexile: 210L-560L
  • Guided Reading Level: D-M
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Item Number: 21558
  • ISBN: 9781480745582

Price: $899.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. First grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

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

Grade: 1 $899.99
Item Number: 27670

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

Grade: 1

  • Lexile: 210L-560L
  • Guided Reading Level: D-M
  • Interest Level: K-3
  • Item Number: 27670
  • ISBN: 9781425846190

Price: $899.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. First grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Basics of Matter Kit

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 12413

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Basics of Matter Kit

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: G-M
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 12413
  • ISBN: 9781433314131

Price: $449.99

Help elementary students discover the solids, liquids, and gases that make up the world around them.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Neighbors in Space Kit

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 12420

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Neighbors in Space Kit

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: F-O
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 12420
  • ISBN: 9781433314209

Price: $449.99

Elementary students will uncover essential Earth and space science concepts as they investigate the stars, moon, comets, and planets-our neighbors in space.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: The Human Body Kit

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 12427

Science Readers: A Closer Look: The Human Body Kit

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: I-O
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 12427
  • ISBN: 9781433314278

Price: $449.99

With this kit, elementary students will love learning about the science of the human body, from the muscles that help them play to the brain that lets them learn. This kit includes leveled science books that facilitate differentiation.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Lo básico de la materia (Basics of Matter) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 13586

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Lo básico de la materia (Basics of Matter) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: G-K
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 13586
  • ISBN: 9781433325861

Price: $449.99

Help elementary students discover the solids, liquids, and gases that make up the world around them.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Vecinos en el espacio (Neighbors in Space) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 13593

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Vecinos en el espacio (Neighbors in Space) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: F-M
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 13593
  • ISBN: 9781433325939

Price: $449.99

Elementary students will uncover essential Earth and space science concepts as they investigate the stars, moon, comets, and planets-our neighbors in space.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: El cuerpo humano (The Human Body) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2 $449.99
Item Number: 13600

Science Readers: A Closer Look: El cuerpo humano (The Human Body) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 1-2

  • Guided Reading Level: I-M
  • Interest Level: K-5
  • Item Number: 13600
  • ISBN: 9781433326004

Price: $449.99

With this Spanish kit, elementary students will love learning about the science of the human body, from the muscles that help them play to the brain that lets them learn. This kit includes leveled science books that facilitate differentiation.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit

Grade: 2 $999.99
Item Number: 21597

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 2 Kit

Grade: 2

  • Lexile: 310L-600L
  • Guided Reading Level: F-O
  • Interest Level: 1-4
  • Item Number: 21597
  • ISBN: 9781480745971

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Second grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

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

Grade: 2 $999.99
Item Number: 27671

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

Grade: 2

  • Lexile: 310L-600L
  • Guided Reading Level: F-O
  • Interest Level: 1-4
  • Item Number: 27671
  • ISBN: 9781425846206

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Second grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Forces and Motion Kit

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 11300

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Forces and Motion Kit

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: Q-S
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 11300
  • ISBN: 9781433303005

Price: $449.99

Engage intermediate-level students with foundational physical science concepts as they explore the forces at work in their toys, bikes, snowboards, and favorite amusement park rides!

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Forces in Nature Kit

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 11301

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Forces in Nature Kit

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: O-Q
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 11301
  • ISBN: 9781433303012

Price: $449.99

Bring the heat of a wildfire, the rushing wind of a tornado, and the drama of an erupting volcano into the classroom. Engage elementary students with this compelling Earth and space science topic.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Biomes and Ecosystems Kit

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 11302

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Biomes and Ecosystems Kit

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: M-Q
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 11302
  • ISBN: 9781433303029

Price: $449.99

Explore the complex systems of plants, animals, climate, and geography that make up biomes and ecosystems around the world. This kit includes leveled science books that facilitate differentiation.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Be Healthy! Be Fit! Kit

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 14184

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Be Healthy! Be Fit! Kit

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: O-R
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 14184
  • ISBN: 9781433331848

Price: $449.99

Discover life science concepts related to being healthy and fit using differentiated paired books that encourage discovery and exploration. Each kit supports the 5E model of instruction.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Los biomas y los ecosistemas (Biomes and Ecosystems) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 13138

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Los biomas y los ecosistemas (Biomes and Ecosystems) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: M-P
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 13138
  • ISBN: 9781433321382

Price: $449.99

Explore the complex systems of plants, animals, climate, and geography that make up biomes and ecosystems around the world. This Spanish kit includes leveled science books that facilitate differentiation.

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Las fuerzas y el movimiento (Forces and Motion) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 13145

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Las fuerzas y el movimiento (Forces and Motion) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: Q-S
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 13145
  • ISBN: 9781433321450

Price: $449.99

Engage intermediate-level students with foundational physical science concepts as they explore the forces at work in their toys, bikes, snowboards, and favorite amusement park rides!

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Las fuerzas en la naturaleza (Forces in Nature) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3 $449.99
Item Number: 13152

Science Readers: A Closer Look: Las fuerzas en la naturaleza (Forces in Nature) Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 2-3

  • Guided Reading Level: O-Q
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item Number: 13152
  • ISBN: 9781433321528

Price: $449.99

Bring the heat of a wildfire, the rushing wind of a tornado, and the drama of an erupting volcano into the classroom. Engage elementary students with this compelling Earth and space science topic.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit

Grade: 3 $999.99
Item Number: 21636

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 3 Kit

Grade: 3

  • Interest Level: 2-5
  • Item Number: 21636
  • ISBN: 9781480746367

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. third grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

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

Grade: 3 $999.99
Item Number: 27672

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

Grade: 3

  • Lexile: 620L-740L
  • Guided Reading Level: O-R
  • Interest Level: 2-5
  • Item Number: 27672
  • ISBN: 9781425846213

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Third grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Earth and Space Science Kit

Grade: 3-4 $779.99
Item Number: 10530

Science Readers: Earth and Space Science Kit

Grade: 3-4

  • Guided Reading Level: O-T
  • Interest Level: 4-12
  • Item Number: 10530
  • ISBN: 9780743905305

Price: $779.99

Explore science concepts and build content-area literacy skills with paired books that share key Earth and space science concepts. Each kit supports the 5E model of instruction and meets the Common Core Standard for integrating scientific texts.

Science Readers: Life Science Kit

Grade: 3-4 $779.99
Item Number: 10531

Science Readers: Life Science Kit

Grade: 3-4

  • Guided Reading Level: M-Q
  • Interest Level: 4-12
  • Item Number: 10531
  • ISBN: 9780743905312

Price: $779.99

Encourage discovery and help build content-area literacy with these high-interest paired books that share key life science concepts. This kit supports the 5E model of instruction and meets the Common Core Standard for integrating scientific texts.

Science Readers: Physical Science Kit

Grade: 3-4 $779.99
Item Number: 10532

Science Readers: Physical Science Kit

Grade: 3-4

  • Guided Reading Level: O-T
  • Interest Level: 4-12
  • Item Number: 10532
  • ISBN: 9780743905329

Price: $779.99

Connect science and literacy with high-interest paired books that share key physical science concepts. Each kit supports the 5E model of instruction and meets the Common Core Standard for integrating scientific texts.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 4 Kit

Grade: 4 $999.99
Item Number: 21675

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 4 Kit

Grade: 4

  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Item Number: 21675
  • ISBN: 9781480746756

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Fourth grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 4 Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 4 $999.99
Item Number: 27673

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 4 Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 4

  • Lexile: 670L-780L
  • Guided Reading Level: P-S
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Item Number: 27673
  • ISBN: 9781425846220

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Fourth grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 5 Kit

Grade: 5 $999.99
Item Number: 21714

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 5 Kit

Grade: 5

  • Lexile: 720L-860L
  • Guided Reading Level: R-U
  • Interest Level: 4-7
  • Item Number: 21714
  • ISBN: 9781480747142

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. fifth grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 5 Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 5 $999.99
Item Number: 27674

Science Readers: Content and Literacy: Grade 5 Kit (Spanish Version)

Grade: 5

  • Lexile: 720L-860L
  • Guided Reading Level: R-U
  • Interest Level: 4-7
  • Item Number: 27674
  • ISBN: 9781425846237

Price: $999.99

Bring all three strands of science to life with these engaging readers and 5E lessons aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Fifth grade students will improve content-area learning and literacy through fun, hands-on science activities.

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FOSS Science Readers Standards


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