Hot Topics: High Interest Reading, Set A (Grades 4-8+)-Core Classroom Kit EMC 3400

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EMC Number: 3400

EAN: 9781596733145

This price reflects over 75% off the retail price of $349.99 for a core classroom kit. (You save $274.99!)  However, this kit does not include bonus add-on materials.  See Hot Topics kits B or C, for additional FREE add-on materials with purchase.

Motivate your struggling students to READ!
Hot Topics: High-Interest Reading, Set A is a guided reading program for striving readers in grades 4 and up. This intervention resource supports struggling readers through guided instruction, audio read-alouds, and low-readability selections with compelling topics and visuals.
The 20 leveled reading selections present a broad mix of genres and real-world reading formats, including articles, interviews, biographies, folktales, realistic fiction, and more.
Set A targets:
  • Grade Level Readability = 2.5–3.0
  • Lexile® Score = 400–520
  • Reading Level = J–O
The core classroom kit is the standard kit that gives you everything you need to get started. It includes:
  • 20 high-interest reading selections, 6 copies each
  • Teacher’s guide (with lesson plans and guided reading strategies)
  • 6 student books (with before-, during-, and after-reading activities to accompany each selection)
  • Audio CDs with read-alouds
  • Sturdy storage box

Evan-Moor Sampler

Hot Topics: High-Interest Reading, Grades 4–8

See what makes Hot Topics successful! The free sampler includes a reading selection in English and in Spanish, and corresponding teacher and student activity pages.

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Evan-Moor White Paper

The Role of Interest Level in Students’ Reading Materials

High-interest reading materials are designed to motivate and facilitate learning, particularly among struggling and unmotivated readers. The purpose of this paper is to review relevant research studies that support the view that high-interest materials taught in the manner prescribed by Hot Topics: High-Interest Reading will have a positive effect on student learning.

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