Created for grades 4–8, the Toolkit of Reading features quick, clear lessons on all the critical skills students need to understand complex texts, including skills emphasized in the Common Core State Standards. These engaging resources 

  • are available as downloadable PDFs.
  • define key terms.
  • describe how and why the skills are important to readers.
  • provide a series of activities to encourage mastery.
  • can kick off a reading lesson or serve as an impromptu refresher of skills already introduced.

Toolkit of Reading, Grades 4–8

  • File format: PDFs

    Student Edition: 302 pages