• Kindergarten
  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Junior Reference Pack

Kindergarten

Lap Book Packs

These packages include 1 Lap Book and 6 matching Small Books.

Information Texts Teacher's Guide

The Teacher's Guide offers 4 options for both a reading and a writing lesson, and oral language is integrated throughout.

Grade 1

Levelling at Grade 1:

Guided Reading B - I 
DRA 2 - 16

 

 

Complete levelling details

Complete Pack

Grade 1 Complete Pack includes:

  • 3 Lap Book Packages
  • 1 Information Texts Set
  • 1 Information Texts Teacher's Guide

Lap Book Packs

These packs include 1 Lap Book and 6 matching Small Books.

Information Texts Teacher's Guide

The Teacher's Guide offers 4 options for both a reading and a writing lesson, and oral language is integrated throughout.

Information Texts Single Pack

This pack includes 1 copy of all 32 Information Texts at this grade.

Information Texts 6-Pack

Each pack includes 6 copies of the Information Text.

Grade 2

Levelling at Grade 2:

 Guided Reading  J - N 
 DRA 18 - 30

 

 

Complete Pack

Grade 2 Complete Pack includes:

  • 3 Lap Book Packages
  • 1 Information Texts Set
  • 1 Information Texts Teacher's Guide

Lap Book Packs

These packs include 1 Lap Book and 6 matching Small Books.

Information Texts Teacher's Guide

The Teacher's Guide offers 4 options for both a reading and a writing lesson, and oral language is integrated throughout.

Information Texts Single Pack

This pack includes 1 copy of all 16 Information Texts at this grade.

Information Texts 6-Pack

Each pack includes 6 copies of the Information Text.

Grade 3

Levelling at Grade 3:

Guided Reading L - Q 
DRA 24 - 38

 

 

Complete levelling details

Grade 3 Complete Pack

Grade 3 Complete Pack includes:

  • 1 Quick Comprehension Assessment Package
  • 2 Lap Book Packages
  • 1 Information Texts Complete Pack
  • 1 Canadian Biographies Complete Pack

Lap Book Packs

These packs include 1 Lap Book and 6 matching Small Books.

Information Texts

These information texts introduce students to a variety of cross-curricular text types – Report, Explanation, Persuasion, Procedure, Recount, Reference – as well as to non-fiction text features.

Canadian Biographies

These biographies of a wide range of Canadians provide a natural bridge from fiction to non-fiction.

Quick Comprehension Assessment Package

  • Helps teachers quickly identify students who need further assessment one-on-one with the teacher in order to gather more information about a specific student?s reading proficiency.
  • Assesses students comprehension skills, and helps teachers identify instructional needs quickly and efficiently, while tracking student achievement and growth.
  • Supports the teacher in reinforcing/checking his/her own judgments about student performance.
  • Connects directly to provincial/regional rubrics for scoring and analysis (eg. EQAO testing, BC Performance Standards).

    Quick Comprehension Assessment Package includes:
  • 2 on-grade reading passages for whole class assessment (35 copies of each)
  • 4 passages at a range of reading levels for individual assessment to gather more information about specific students (1 copy of each)
  • Teacher’s Guide that features rubrics linked to provincial and national performance standards; a class tracking sheet; blackline masters (including graphic organizers); and teaching notes

Assessment Rubrics and Exemplars also available.

Grade 4

Levelling at Grade 4:

Guided Reading O - T 
DRA 34 - 50

 

 

Complete levelling details

Grade 4 Complete Pack

Grade 4 Complete Pack includes:

  • 1 Quick Comprehension Assessment Package
  • 1 Information Texts Complete Pack
  • 1 Canadian Biographies Complete Pack

Information Texts

These information texts introduce students to a variety of cross-curricular text types – Report, Explanation, Persuasion, Procedure, Recount, Reference – as well as to non-fiction text features.

Canadian Biographies

These biographies of a wide range of Canadians provide a natural bridge from fiction to non-fiction.

Quick Comprehension Assessment Package

  • Helps teachers quickly identify students who need further assessment one-on-one with the teacher in order to gather more information about a specific student?s reading proficiency.
  • Assesses students comprehension skills, and helps teachers identify instructional needs quickly and efficiently, while tracking student achievement and growth.
  • Supports the teacher in reinforcing/checking his/her own judgments about student performance.
  • Connects directly to provincial/regional rubrics for scoring and analysis (eg. EQAO testing, BC Performance Standards).

    Quick Comprehension Assessment Package includes:
  • 2 on-grade reading passages for whole class assessment (35 copies of each)
  • 4 passages at a range of reading levels for individual assessment to gather more information about specific students (1 copy of each)
  • Teacher’s Guide that features rubrics linked to provincial and national performance standards; a class tracking sheet; blackline masters (including graphic organizers); and teaching notes

Assessment Rubrics and Exemplars also available.

Grade 5

Levelling at Grade 5:

Guided Reading S - W 
DRA 40 - 50

 

 

Complete levelling details

Grade 5 Complete Pack

Grade 5 Complete Pack includes:

  • 1 Quick Comprehension Assessment Package
  • 1 Information Texts Complete Pack
  • 1 Canadian Biographies Complete Pack

Information Texts

These information texts introduce students to a variety of cross-curricular text types – Report, Explanation, Persuasion, Procedure, Recount, Reference – as well as to non-fiction text features.

Canadian Biographies

These biographies of a wide range of Canadians provide a natural bridge from fiction to non-fiction.

Quick Comprehension Assessment Package

  • Helps teachers quickly identify students who need further assessment one-on-one with the teacher in order to gather more information about a specific student?s reading proficiency.
  • Assesses students comprehension skills, and helps teachers identify instructional needs quickly and efficiently, while tracking student achievement and growth.
  • Supports the teacher in reinforcing/checking his/her own judgments about student performance.
  • Connects directly to provincial/regional rubrics for scoring and analysis (eg. EQAO testing, BC Performance Standards).

    Quick Comprehension Assessment Package includes:
  • 2 on-grade reading passages for whole class assessment (35 copies of each)
  • 4 passages at a range of reading levels for individual assessment to gather more information about specific students (1 copy of each)
  • Teacher’s Guide that features rubrics linked to provincial and national performance standards; a class tracking sheet; blackline masters (including graphic organizers); and teaching notes

Assessment Rubrics and Exemplars also available.

 

Grade 6

Levelling at Grade 6:

Guided Reading V - Y 
DRA 50 - 60

 

 

Complete levelling details

Grade 6 Complete Pack

Grade 6 Complete Pack includes:

  • 1 Quick Comprehension Assessment Package
  • 1 Information Texts Complete Pack
  • 1 Canadian Biographies Complete Pack

Information Texts

These information texts introduce students to a variety of cross-curricular text types – Report, Explanation, Persuasion, Procedure, Recount, Reference – as well as to non-fiction text features.

Canadian Biographies

These biographies of a wide range of Canadians provide a natural bridge from fiction to non-fiction.

Quick Comprehension Assessment Package

Reaching Readers Quick Assessments provide whole-class reading assessment in less than 1 hour!
 
  • Helps teachers quickly identify students who need further assessment one-on-one with the teacher in order to gather more information about a specific student?s reading proficiency.
  • Assesses students comprehension skills, and helps teachers identify instructional needs quickly and efficiently, while tracking student achievement and growth.
  • Supports the teacher in reinforcing/checking his/her own judgments about student performance.
  • Connects directly to provincial/regional rubrics for scoring and analysis (eg. EQAO testing, BC Performance Standards).

    Quick Comprehension Assessment Package includes:
  • 2 on-grade reading passages for whole class assessment (35 copies of each)
  • 4 passages at a range of reading levels for individual assessment to gather more information about specific students (1 copy of each)
  • Teacher’s Guide that features rubrics linked to provincial and national performance standards; a class tracking sheet; blackline masters (including graphic organizers); and teaching notes

Assessment Rubrics and Exemplars also available.

Junior Reference Pack

This Junior Reference Pack includes 1 copy of all 6 Reference Books at Grades 4-6:

  • Dictionary of Geographical Terms
  • World Atlas
  • Encyclopedia of World Sports
  • A Guide to Constellations
  • All About the Body
  • Dictionary of Forces, Matter, and Energy