Storyworks<sup>®</sup> Junior

Storyworks® Junior

Grades 2–3

Language Arts
6 Issues

Price per student: $8.25

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Subscriptions include complete access to Storyworks Junior Online. Check it out

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Turn your growing readers into fluent readers 

with the thrilling multigenre magazine for grades 2 and 3 

  • Captivating articles in multiple genres, including nonfiction, short fiction, read-aloud plays, paired texts, poetry, and more

  • Activities and formative assessments that reinforce foundational skills (learning to read) and build comprehension skills (reading to learn)

  • Powerful online differentiation tools, including printable lower-Lexile® versions of articles and activities, audio read-alouds, and knowledge-building videos

  • Step-by-step lesson plans for whole-class, small-group, and independent instruction 

  • Alignments to the Common Core, TEKS, and other state standards 

  • Just-right reading levels: Perfect for grades 2 & 3, as well as struggling readers in the upper-elementary grades—Lexile® 400–800, DRA 28–38, and Guided Reading Levels L and up 

  • Knowledge-building connections to science and social studies topics 

  • Online resources including digital articles, dazzling videos, differentiation tools, and hundreds of skills sheets

  • Irresistible texts and activities that make reading and learning a joyful experience for students of all levels 

With your order of 10 or more subscriptions, you get complete access to Storyworks Jr. Online:

Digital Articles 

Vibrant digital versions of Storyworks Jr. articles are perfect for interactive whiteboards, tablets, or classroom computers.  


Four Reading Levels

Nearly every article is available in multiple reading levels (up to four), allowing students of all levels to enjoy our wonderful stories.   


30 Skills Sheets per Issue 

30 activity sheets per issue focus on critical ELA skills, including text evidence, close reading, summarizing, inferencing, main idea, key details, synthesizing, theme, and many others.  


Quizzes & Assessments 

Modeled after language arts assessments, quizzes challenge your students to read closely and deeply analyze each text in the magazine. 


Differentiation and Audio 

Support diverse learning styles and proficiency levels with audio versions of major stories as well as lower-level quizzes and activities.  


Videos with Closed-Captioning 

These wonderful videos take your students behind the scences of Storyworks Jr. magazine to learn how we write and research our most interesting stories. 


Guided Writing 

Writing activities and templates help you make the writing process clear and accessible. 


Genius Teacher Ideas 

Get simple, spectacular ideas for making the most of Storyworks Jr. in your classroom! 


Take a look at the high-interest language arts content Storyworks Jr. has in store for this school year.

Storyworks Jr. will help build knowledge while providing students with essential practice in key ELA skills. It focuses on curriculum-related science and social studies topics; highlights academic and domain-specific vocabulary; and nurtures the higher-level thinking and analytic reading, writing, and grammar skills demanded by today’s rigorous standards.

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