Literacy Skill Builder guides students through the process of reading to learn and writing to communicate. Each grade level consists of four consumable student workbooks in an easy-to-read, two-color format. These small, manageable units let students work at their own pace and feature individual and small group instruction.
The Teacher's Binder includes a comprehensive Teacher's Guide featuring Implementation and Planning Guides to aid teacher planning and pre- and post-tests to inform instruction and target the skills students need to work on. The Teacher's Guide also contains activities for teaching each skill lesson. Special As Students Work notes provide targeted intervention strategies for difficult concepts. Optional program components include the convenient Drop Everything and Read Library featuring 15 high-interest novels and the new online reading comprehension and essay writing program, WriteToLearn™.
Language-acquisition expert, Dr. Jim Cummins, has worked exclusively with Pearson to embed powerful teaching approaches into Pearson programs, ensuring that English language learners receive the same high quality education as their peers. Dr. Cummins’ expertise in literacy development in multilingual school contexts, as well as the role of technology in promoting language and literacy development, have made Pearson programs the most effective resources for today’s ELLs.
RTI is an ongoing instructional process of using assessments to inform instruction that leads to improved student performance. Pearson's Response to Intervention solution provides a continuum of accelerated intervention strategies that assess, instruct, and monitor at every level for the best possible outcome. Unlike other modular solutions, Pearson's combination of continual progress monitoring and instruction ensure long-term, sustained results.
Your Pearson sales representative is ready to partner with you to create a customized curriculum and professional development plan to help your struggling students and schools achieve success. Visit Pearson’s Grants and Funding Web site to find useful links to identify possible grants and resources for grant applicants applying for Pearson’s products.