Product Description Visit the School Zone store at Amazon.com/SchoolZonePublishing. BOOK FEATURES 60 activity pages, 4 answer key pages For ages 6 to 8 7.75" x 10.75" pages with durable glossy cover First and second graders practice reading and comprehension Skill areas include: finding the main idea, drawing conclusions, comparing, predicting, and more Charming illustrations, bright colors, and playful scenes help make learning fun Perforated pages makes it easy to tear out for individual worksheets AMAZING - Reading readiness is a key component to confidence and success in school. With our Reading Activities 1-2 kids reading comprehension workbook, your child will be prepared for reading challenges. Kids, ages 6 to 8, must develop both decoding skills (the ability to "sound out" words) and comprehension to become fluent readers. This kids workbook helps build skills in both critical areas. Kids practice contrast and comparing, drawing conclusions, rhyming, order of events, and much more! With a Parent Guide, Activities to Share, easy instructions and an answer key, this workbook for kids is perfect for strengthening reading skills. Its size also makes the book perfect for travel. WORKBOOKS FOR KIDS - Writing by hand, as opposed to typing on a computer, fires up specific areas of a child's brain, improving a child's ability to not only remember what he or she learns but to think of new ideas. Completing physical pages also give a sense of accomplishment that’s hard to get from a digital product. This is a workbook kids are sure to enjoy! PREPARATION - Let us help you prepare your young children for the next grade level with our workbooks, flashcards, card games, early reading books, and online learning program – Anywhere Teacher. Keep kids "classroom ready" with these great supplemental learning tools and more! AWARD WINNING - School Zone content has won The Parents’ Choice Foundation Award, Tillywig Toy Awards, Brainchild Award, Family Choice Award, Mom's Choice Awards Honoring Excellence, Gold Star Toy Scholastic Parent and Child Award and many more. OUR STORY - More than 40 years ago, long-time educators James Hoffman, Ed.D., and his wife Joan Hoffman, M.A., began a retail supply outlet for teachers, then soon identified a need for at-home learning materials to help parents support and supplement their children’s classroom instruction. School Zone Publishing fast emerged as the market leader in workbooks and flashcards for preschoolers through sixth graders. School Zone remains family-owned, focused on excellence, responsive to customers, alert to emerging technology, and committed to the community. We continually update our products with new features and content, reflective of changing standards, evolving teaching methods, and overall best practices. Review Excellent resource Excellent workbook for a variety of reading skills from story passages, recipes, poetry, directions, letters, etc. For a struggling second grader, this workbook is ideal. Price is very reasonable too. --Amazon Great for the money, and just great I really like those. Colorful. Good, thoughtful content. Very inexpensive. My son actually LIKES them. --Amazon Read This A 4th grade teacher friend says that from K through 3rd grade kids learn to read, but by 4th grade, they are reading to learn. Using that as your yardstick, deliberate practice of reading skills will not only enhance your child's reading experience, but may also improve their reading comprehension. The School Zone READING ACTIVITIES - GRADE 1-2 workbook emphasizes what is called the Wonder, Notice and Connecting style of reading skills. This 60-page workbook mixes things up so every page isn't a story word problem. Instead, there's a "Read the Clues" crossword puzzle, followed by a "Find the Message" (a favorite in my family) where the left-over words spell a secret message, "Break the Code" (another fave) which combines letters and numbers to spell out a me
- 64 pages
- Ages 6-8 yrs.
- Colorful, friendly illustrations