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Skill Boosters
Basic Language Skills: Reproducible 14-Book Set

Grade Level 3 – 8

Building basic skills has never been so easy! Do your students need a better understanding of the four kinds of sentences? Need practice with syllable or contraction formation? How about prefixes and suffixes? All these important skills and more are covered in these 14 easy-to-use workbooks sure to give you an unending supply of language reinforcement! Puzzles, decoding, sentence writing, dictionary activities, matching, word searches, reviews, pre/post tests, and more! So comprehensive, you’ll want to use them all year.

Subject books include: Abbreviations, Antonyms, Clipped Words, Compounds, Contractions, Four Kinds of Sentences, Homonyms, Plurals & Possessives, Prefixes, Subjects & Predicates, Suffixes, Syllables, Synonyms,Word Endings

Reproducible. A total of over 400 pp.

 

 

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Skill Boosters 14-book Set
REM1000
$99.99

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Specific Skills: Reading
Reproducible 9-Book Set

Grades 4 – 12;  Readability Grades 3 – 4

Targeted reading comprehension activities just right for older students with below grade level skills! Each book features a high-interest topic and helps develop an essential reading skill – find the main idea, find details (two levels), locate information, make inferences, compare, separate fact from opinion, summarize, and understand.

All 9 books are offered exclusively as a set.  Subjects include: Locating Information, Fact & Opinion, Making Inferences, Summarizing, Reading and Understanding, Finding the Main Idea, Reading for Details (Levels 3 & 4), and Comparing.

Reproducible.  Approx. 30 pp. each.

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Specific Skills 9-Book Set
REM4005A
$64.99

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Power Basics: English & Language Arts
Available in 3 Different Classroom Sets & Reproducible Kits

 Grades 6 – 12; Readability Grade 4

Power up your basic skills curriculum with the new "textbook alternative" that reviews and reinforces fundamental language arts skills and strategies in vocabulary, reading, grammar and usage, and writing! Designed to provide students with on-level content at a controlled reading level. Each Classroom Set includes 10 student books, 10 workbooks, 1 teacher’s guide, and 1 reproducible test pack, Each Single Pack includes one of each book listed above, all in soft-cover. Or, get the whole program in a Reproducible Kit in one binder! Adheres to NCTE standards and qualifies for Title I. 

VOCABULARY & READING COMPREHENSION  

Strengthen comprehension and make students eager to read!  Explore word structure and meaning with roots, prefixes, and suffixes. Build vocabulary with synonyms, antonyms, and context clues. Reinforce comprehension skills with step-by-step strategies for retention, writing analysis, and scanning text.

Student Book, 152 pp. Workbook, 108 pp. Teacher’s Guide, 48 pp. Test Pack, 56 pp. 

BASIC ENGLISH 

Empower students to be confident communicators! Explain parts of speech and the job of each word in a sentence. Improve comprehension and writing skills through sentence analysis. Help students recognize and use correct grammar as presented in easy-to-follow, manageable units. Boost writing skills.

Student Book, 172 pp. Workbook, 110 pp. Teacher’s Guide, 44 pp. Test Pack, 46 pp. 

INTRODUCTION TO COMPOSITION 

Help students write better, right now! Increase writing proficiency by explaining sentence structure. Present different writing styles for students to model. Offer organizational strategies to develop solid, coherent essays. Give students the confidence to compose a complete essay.

Student Book, 184 pp. Workbook, 108 pp. Teacher’s Guide, 48 pp. Test Pack, 44 pp.

Vocab and Reading Comprehension
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Classroom Set
WA055541
$351.00
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Single Pack
WA064125
$61.00
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Reproducible Kit
WA058508
$291.00
Basic English
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Classroom Set
WA058532
$351.00
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Single Pack
WA064125
$61.00
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Reproducible Kit
WA058559
$291.00
Intro to Composition
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Classroom Set
WA055762
$351.00
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Single Pack
WA061150
$61.00
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Reproducible Kit
WA057579
$291.00

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Skills Based Reading
Targeted Reading Activities to Help the Busy Teacher - Reproducible

Middle School – Adult; Readability Grades 2 – 6

Main idea, word analysis, analogies, cause and effect, inferences, drawing conclusions, and more! When specific reading skills need targeting, these books are on the mark!

Build skills sequentially – the first book is for a reading level of Grade 2, the second book has a reading level of Grade 2-3, the third book is for reading level Grade 4-5, and the fourth book has a reading level of Grade 5-6.

Each high-interest book features intriguing stories followed by standards-based activities labeled according to the skills targeted. No more searching to find the one story or activity needed for a lesson plan. Quick reference chart links skills to stories.

Reproducible. 48-72 pp. each.

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Skills Based Reading 4-Book Set
REM954
$33.99

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Reading for Older Students
Reproducible 5-Book Set

Grades 3 – 12;  Readability Grades 2 – 3

This practical 5-book set contains more than 200 reproducible masters designed for students who have been introduced to essential reading concepts but still need further practice to reach mastery levels! Presented in a fun, interesting format. Covers phonics in two volumes, word families, word attack skills, and easy reading that utilizes repeated core vocabulary.

Reproducible.  26-130 pp. each.

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Reading Older Students 5-Book Set
GR476
$46.95

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Comprehension Quickies
Reproducible 5-Book Set

Grades 4 – 12; Readability Grades 1 – 5

The 5 books in this set are chock-full of 3-minute comprehension activities – short, thought provoking paragraphs, nifty illustrations, and simple questions which require complete sentence answers. Set graduates from reading level one to five! Terrific for students who have trouble reading longer paragraphs. You’ll be amazed by how much information can be found in such short paragraphs!

Reproducible. 30 pp. each.

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Comp Quickies 5-Book Set
REM444A
$39.99

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High Interest Nonfiction
Reproducible 2-Book Set

Grades 4 – 12;
Readability Grades 3 – 4

Capture attention and improve comprehension with high-interest topics, from the Boston Tea Party and D-Day to baseball and tarantulas! This two-book set has 98 stories in all, each followed by three skills pages suitable for different ability levels. Students make inferences, predict outcomes, draw conclusions, and more, as activities feature comprehension questions, sentence writing practice, and research. Skills chart and answer key included.

Reproducible. 208 pp. each.

 

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High Interest Nonfiction 2-Book Set
REM1033
$39.99

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10-Minute Critical Thinking Activities
For English Classes: Reproducible Book

Grade 10 – Adult; Readability Grade 5

  

Spark creativity and get the whole class thinking! Fosters critical thinking through puzzling and engaging activities. For individuals or groups. Teaching suggestions.

Reproducible. 80 pp.

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10-Minute Crit Thinking
WA037977
$21.00

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Daily Warm-Ups: Language Arts
Reproducible 18-Book Series

Turn downtime into learning time! Reinforce and enhance vital English language arts skills while helping students understand, write, and communicate more effectively. Prepares students for national and state standardized tests. Each book features 180 brief, one-page lessons – one for each day of the school year. Grade levels are an indication of the difficulty of the content, yet all can be used at all levels. Lay-flat binding for easy copying.

 Reproducible. 180 pp. each.

Grades 5-8: 

Subjects  Analogies- Level 1, Common English Idioms, Commonly Confused Words, Critical Thinking, Daily Edits, Journal Writing, Prefixes Suffixes & Roots- Level 1, Spelling and Grammar, Test-Prep Words- Level 1, Vocabulary, Writing

Grades 9-12: 

Subjects  Analogies- Level 2, Critical Thinking- Level 2, Figurative Language, Grammar & Usage, Prefixes Suffixes & Roots- Level 2, Test-Prep Words- Level 2, Vocabulary Word Play

Daily Warm-Ups Lang Arts
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ANALOGIES – LEVEL I
WA043217
$20.00
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COMMON ENGLISH IDIOMS
WA05104X
$20.00
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COMMONLY CONFUSED WORDS
WA046305
$20.00
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CRITICAL THINKING – LEVEL I
WA050590
$20.00
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DAILY EDITS
WA054561
$20.00
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JOURNAL WRITING
WA043608
$20.00
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PREFIXES, SUFFIXES & ROOTS – LEVEL I
WA051066
$20.00
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SPELLING & GRAMMAR
WA043225
$20.00
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TEST-PREP WORDS – LEVEL I
WA058826
$20.00
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VOCABULARY
WA043209
$20.00
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WRITING
WA04485X
$20.00
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ANALOGIES – LEVEL II
WA062565
$20.00
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CRITICAL THINKING – LEVEL II
WA044825
$20.00
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FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE
WA054618
$20.00
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GRAMMAR & USAGE
WA060553
$20.00
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PREFIXES, SUFFIXES & ROOTS – LEVEL II
WA060502
$20.00
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TEST-PREP WORDS – LEVEL II
WA044841
$20.00
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VOCABULARY WORD PLAY
WA06060X
$20.00

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Daily Comprehension
Reproducible 9-Book Set

Grades 5 – 12;  Readability Grades 3 – 4

This 9-book set offers a lesson a day for the entire school year, September through May! Each book offers "on this date in history" nonfiction stories. Begin September 1 on the birthday of Edgar Rice Burroughs, creator of Tarzan, and end on May 31 with a famous disaster – the 1889 Johnstown, Pennsylvania flood! Students will enjoy these and all the high-interest, low-vocabulary stories in between. Each story is followed by a variety of hands-on activities that are sure to improve reading comprehension, while focusing on specific skills. Answers included.

Reproducible. 60 pp. each.

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Daily Comprehension 9-Book Set
REM1111
$79.99

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Famous Celebrity Readers
Reproducible 6-Book Set

Grades 5 – 12; Readability Grades 3 – 4

Watch reluctant readers become eager readers with this star-studded series! Each high-interest, low-vocabulary book in this set contains 14 mini-biographies of today’s hottest stars – from actors Jim Carrey and Halle Barry – to musicians ‘N Sync and the Dixie Chicks – to sports stars Tiger Woods and Tara Lipinski. A variety of activities test comprehension, plus there are extended activities for research practice. Answers included.

Reproducible.  28 pp. each.

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Famous Celeb Readers 6-Book Set
REM479
$49.99

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Steps to Successful Reading
Reproducible 2-Book Series

Grade 8 – Adult;
Readability Grades 5 – 10

 

Help reluctant readers feel more confident and increase comprehension and critical reading and thinking skills! High interest reading selections – from a short story by O. Henry to an interview with Arnold Schwarzenegger – get their attention. Lessons follow a natural sequence, building skill upon skill. Extensive teacher support! 

Reproducible. 96 pp. each.

Steps to Successful Reading
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Fiction
WA042512
$22.00
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Nonfiction
WA042520
$22.00
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Both 'Successful Reading' Books
WA042946
$44.00