Includes: Complete Set - 34: Books, CDs & Study Guides (1 of each title)
Reading Level (Grade): 3.50-5.00
Interest Level (Age): 9-18+, Adult
The NOVELS: Saddleback Classics were expressly designed to welcome developing readers to the wondrous world of great literature. Each novel, complete in just 80 pages, has been painstakingly adapted to retain the integrity of the original work. Each provides the reader a sence of the author's style and an understanding of the novel's theme. The low reading level assures success and stimulates a desire for further reading. And it goes without saying that the beloved characters and ever popular plots of these masterpieces guarantee a high interest level! FEATURES. - Handy, easy-to-shelve 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 trim size - Dramatic, full color covers command attention - Handsome interior illustrations help students visualize characters and events - Airy page design – fewer than 200 words per page. - Careful retention of the original novel's flavor and tone - Sentences and paragraphs shortened for easier reading Saddleback Classics Study Guides Study Guides contain everything teachers need in an easy-to-use format. 35 reproducible exercises evaluate comprehension and teach higher thinking skills plus literacy appreciation. Guides include teaching suggestions, background notes, chapter summaries and answer keys. FEATURES. - A wealth of reproducible exercises and handouts to extend the learning experience - Background notes about the author and time period - Character descriptions and chapter-by-chapter plot summaries - "Universal" project activities appropriate for use with any novel, adapted or original - A strong vocabulary component presented via entertaining puzzles and games - At least two exercises per chapter teach traditional comprehension skills (inference, cause and effect, etc.) or develop basic skills of literary appreciation (character analysis, figurative language, etc.) Read-Alongs: Here's more help for struggling readers. These delightful audio versions are paced for students to read-along word-for-word, yet retain the flow... (more)
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