• Each issue features a wide range of genres, including paired texts, read-aloud dramas,
and historical fiction, as well as visual texts like maps, graphs, and charts.
• Texts are in many formats, at different lengths and levels to meet the needs of every
student. Lexile levels and articles at alternate reading levels are provided for every to
help you differentiate instruction.
• Ready-to-go lesson plans give you clear Common Core correlations for major features.
• Accompanying differentiated skills sheets online develop specific Common Core skills
like identifying the main idea and citing textual evidence to support a claim.
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