Literacy skills are critical to learning Social Studies content. Pearson has partnered with Rubicon Publishing, an award-winning learning company, to help students build reading independence, enrich Social Studies background knowledge, and develop fluency and conceptual vocabulary.
Three leveled readers on the same chapter topic are provided for Below-Level, On-Level, and Above-Level readers (Grade 1-5). Kindergarten includes On-Level and Above-Level readers.
Thinking Like a Citizen readers support literacy and encourage students to: address social issues, take collaborative action, and become a responsible citizen.
Connect content to civic engagement with On-Level content readers, one per chapter, on a real-world, high- interest topic.
Instructional strategies, guidance, and learning supports save you time in preparing lessons for every leveled reader and content reader.