Award-winning series!

Beginning Biography Series

Grades K-2  |  Early Literacy & Seedling

$33.15$389.70 each

Who invented Famous Amos cookies? Who made Barbie a household name? The Beginning Biography Series features engaging topics that are relevant to today’s students. You’re sure to keep their attention as they practice reading informational text.

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Who invented Famous Amos cookies? Who made Barbie a household name? The Beginning Biography Series features engaging topics that are relevant to today’s students. You’re sure to keep their attention as they practice reading informational text.

  • 12 books are based on curriculum themes:

Inventors/Entrepreneurs: 4 books
Leaders/Explorers: 4 books
Artists/Authors: 4 books

  • To align with today’s standards and the Common Core, the books contain text features such as tables of contents, headings, captions, labels, and glossaries. View the Common Core correlation.
  • Teacher support cards enrich lessons with phonics and word recognition activities, discussion questions, and extension activities
  • An award-winning series! Read the Learning®  Magazine Teachers’ Choice Award for the Classroom evaluation.
  • This series is approved by Reading Recovery®.

Use the books for research activities.
• Students can learn unique facts and use new information to start-up educational group discussions.
• Use when studying and writing biographies. Consider having students chose a person, read the text, research the person more in-depth, and then write their own biography on their person.

Also use for:
• individual reading time
• intervention block with students who need more individualized instruction in reading
• units of study, such as favorite authors and illustrators, space, and presidents and government

Specifications
Book: 12 pages, 5 1/2″ x 7 1/2″
Guided Reading Level: M
Intervention/Reading Recovery Level: 20
Seedling Level: Fluent
Literary Genre: Nonfiction
Title Notes: This title has been officially leveled by Reading Recovery®.

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Grades K-2
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For your convenience, prices are listed below and can be printed for reference. Please place your order in the section above. Individual components

Classroom Library for Complete Set:
12 books (1 copy of all 12 titles) plus 12 teacher support cards (1 for each title)

Guided Reading for Complete Set:
72 books (6 copies of all 12 titles) plus 12 teacher support cards (1 for each title)

Classroom Library for Inventors/Entrepreneurs, Leaders/Explorers, and Artists/Authors:
4 books (1 copy of all 4 titles) plus 4 teacher support cards (1 for each title)

Guided Reading for Inventors/Entrepreneurs, Leaders/Explorers, and Artists/Authors:
24 books (6 copies of all 12 titles) and 4 teacher support cards (1 for each title)

Grades K-2
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
7799-1 Classroom Library, Inventors/Entrepreneurs 1+ $33.15
7801-1 Classroom Library, Leaders/Explorers 1+ $33.15
7797-7 Classroom Library, Artists/Authors 1+ $33.15
7795-3 Classroom Library, Complete Set 1+ $98.25
7800-4 Guided Reading, Inventors/Entrepreneurs 1+ $132.40
7802-8 Guided Reading, Leaders/Explorers 1+ $132.40
7798-4 Guided Reading, Artists/Authors 1+ $132.40
7796-0 Guided Reading, Complete Set 1+ $389.70

The ordering information below is for New York City schools ordering through the FAMIS system. It can be printed for reference. Click here to view the complete FAMIS price list. For FAMIS ordering, use the ISBNs listed below or contact Sussman Education: 800.350.7180 • info@sussmaneducation.com. Continental Press vendor number: CON210000

Complete Guided Reading Set: 72 books (6 copies of all 12 titles) and 12 teacher support cards (1 for each title) $388.08 each set

Inventors/Entrepreneurs Guided Reading Set: 24 books (6 copies of 4 titles) and 4 teacher support cards (1 for each title) $129.36 each set

Leaders/Explorers Guided Reading Set: 24 books (6 copies of 4 titles) and 4 teacher support cards (1 for each title) $129.36 each set

Artists/Authors Guided Reading Set: 24 books (6 copies of 4 titles) and 4 teacher support cards (1 for each title) $129.36 each set

SeriesGuided Reading Set
Complete Set9780845477960
Inventors/Entrepreneurs9780845478004
Leaders/Explorers9780845478028
Artists/Authors9780845477984