Our proven Spectrum Reading grade 2 workbook features 176 pages of engaging, lively passages in curriculum content areas. Recently updated to current national reading standards, including more nonfiction reading passages and activities. This workbook for children ages 7 to 8 contains proven instructional methods for developing reading proficiency. Reading skills include: •Main idea •Sequencing •Critical thinking •ABC order •Facts and opinions •Rhyming words Our best-selling Spectrum Reading series features grade-appropriate workbooks for Preschool to 6. Developed with the latest standards-based teaching methods that provide targeted practice in reading fundamentals to ensure successful learning!
Think aloud as you read from a novel, a textbook, or any kind of book and watch your students become confident, fluent readers! With this simple, powerful technique, you can show students how you use strategies such as inferring, visualizing, and summarizing. Finally, students can "see" what good readers do and apply it to their own reading process. Think alouds are great for struggling readers, because they make reading an active, social experience. Includes engaging activities like Open Mind, Fish Bowl, Thought Bubbles, Post its, and more. For use with Grades 3-8.
Help students tackle the textbook with 15 lessons that introduce key nonfiction elements. Colorful transparencies present maps, graphs, diagrams, time lines and other nonfiction text features. High-interest passages give examples of description, time order, compare and contrast, cause and effect, and problem and solution—the five main ways nonfiction texts are organized. Practice pages help students apply what they’ve learned, giving them the experience they need to read and comprehend nonfiction with confidence. For use with Grades 4 & Up.
Wonder stories (RDG. Level 2) the wonder stories are the perfect way to improve the reading Comprehension of reluctant Readers and those who are reading below grade level. the engaging stories will appeal to all Age groups and will instantly capture the reader's attention with inch I wonder." questions such as: inch do fish sleep" inch what is an Echo" and inch what is a Sonic boom" these high-interest questions motivate the student to read further and discover the surprising answers. following each story, Comprehension activities focus on the following Basic skills: finding the main idea, finding a fact, locating an answer, inference, vocabulary, reading for details, word analysis, and more!
Turn slow Readers into faster, more fluent Readers with timed high-interest stories! fluency is a key component of reading Comprehension, and these ready-to-use activities provide plenty of practice in both speed and Comprehension. From sharks to bikes, the 14 Short high-interest stories will capture students' attention while they Race the clock to improve their reading speed. Potentially difficult Words are presented before the story, with fill-in-the-blank Sentences for vocabulary reinforcement. After reading, students show their Comprehension through short-answer questions and a page of cloze Sentences. Turning the stories into timed reading exercises is a great way to get students to read at a faster pace, improving reading confidence as well as overall Comprehension! have students read the whole story then record the amount of time it took them to read it, or set a time limit and track How far they got. End-of-line word counts make it quick and easy to figure the number of Words read. Each story has a place to record the time and Words read, and helpful charts are included for computing Words read per minute and recording student progress. 3 book set.