A wide range of activities that focus on essential grade-level skills and strategies. These activities are shaped and influenced by current research findings in literacy instruction grounded in the Reading First Initiative. Each activity book is divided into 5 units with reading selections in each unit that all center around a common theme. Each unit features the following skill strands: phonemic awareness (Gr. K-2 only), phonics/structural word analysis, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension. High-Interest Activities for Home and School! What student doesn1t need a little edge in school? Whether it1s extra practice to get a struggling student up to grade level, added challenge for the gifted child, or skill review to bridge the gap between grades, the Advantage Series offers that edge. All Advantage books feature fully reproducible pages for use in the classroom, plus parent tips, self-directed activities, and student-motivating features that make them perfect for home use. The Advantage Series goes a step beyond textbooks to help teach and reinforce basic skills in a creative, comfortable way so every child can experience success. Recommend the Advantage Series to your students1 parents today for a better day tomorrow! 112 pages each.