Overview - STF-GL JIM THORPE ATHLETE OF THE 20TH CENTURY COMP BK
Give struggling readers multiple opportunities for independent reading with a wide selection of narrative chapter books. Students will read the illustrated books at their own pace and will be motivated to read more after each successful reading experience. Continued reading increases students' skills and knowledge and promotes academic success.
Short, manageable chapters and considerate text increase fluency and comprehension. Scaffolded supports encourage each student to read at his or her optimal reading level. Multiple reading formats provide appropriate support and enable teachers and students to create the right environment for successful independent reading.
Three Book Formats
Paperback Book: The simple, organized design; age-appropriate content; and limited number of ideas per sentence keep students focused.
Audio Book: Clear, precise narration increases comprehension.
Computer Book: Word-by-word highlighting and auditory narration support word recognition. Clear, precise narration models proper fluency and prepares students for a fluency practice activity after each chapter.
Mix and match titles to create your own sets.