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Reading for Comprehension, Full-Color Edition

Grades 1-8  |  Comprehension

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Pique your readers’ curiosity! This newest edition features lively comprehension practice with high-interest topics that are sure to motivate your students. Audio is available.

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Why do doughnuts have holes? What causes people to yawn? Reading for Comprehension, Full-Color Edition is an update of our popular series and features high-interest articles to help students build their nonfiction reading skills.

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Exclusive to this edition

  • A color-rich design and new articles have been added.
  • In the opening lessons, the skill for each question is labeled, so students know what reading strategy to use. In the lessons that follow, the labels are eliminated to allow students to show what they know.
  • The order of the questions in each lesson varies to make the targeted skills less predictable.
  • Audio is available for additional listening support.
  • lnteractive eBooks are available.

Student Books
Each book includes 46 high-interest, nonfiction articles in social studies and science with questions that assess comprehension and build critical thinking skills.

Reading skills:
Vocabulary, context clues, main idea, details, sequence, cause and effect, inferences and conclusions

Writing skills:
Narrative, descriptive, persuasive, expository

Audio
Audio features oral reading of the articles for listening support. They’re ideal for below-level readers and English learners.

Teacher’s Guides
Teacher’s guides include an evaluation chart, skill descriptors and instructional strategies, answer key, rubric, and reproducible graphic organizers.

Student Book: 96 pages
Teacher’s Guide: 32 pages

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Hear what teachers have to say:

“ These are high-interest topics to my students. They love them! ”
Neisha Bruce, 2nd Grade Teacher, Parkway Elementary School, NJ

“ The skill labels in the opening lessons are great! They’re especially helpful for my below-level students. ”
Neisha Bruce, 2nd Grade Teacher, Parkway Elementary School, NJ

“ I require my students to highlight where they found their answers in the passage. The two-page format makes it easy since they don’t need to flip back and forth. ”
Georgia Ricard, 1st Grade Teacher, MS

“ Students love the color format! They tell me it makes the article more interesting to read. ”
Mrs. Nicholson, 6th Grade Teacher, NC

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Student Book: Print or one-year license eBook. Minimum order of 5 of the same book. Special offer: FREE student eBook for every print book order, minimum 25 books ordered.

Classroom Set: Print or eBook. Includes 25 copies of the same student book, 1 audio download, and 1 teacher’s guide. Special offer: 25 FREE student eBooks in the print set.

Audio: Available individually and in the set.

Teacher’s Guide: Print or one-time-purchase eBook. FREE with the purchase of 25 copies of the same student book.

Level A (Grade 1)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0956-4 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0956-4 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1744-6 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1744-6 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1736-1 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0964-9 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level B (Grade 2)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0957-1 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0957-1 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1745-3 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1745-3 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1737-8 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0965-6 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level C (Grade 3)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0958-8 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0958-8 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1746-0 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1746-0 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1738-5 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0966-3 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level D (Grade 4)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0959-5 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0959-5 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1748-4 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1748-4 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1739-2 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0967-0 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level E (Grade 5)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0960-1 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0960-1 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1749-1 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1749-1 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1740-8 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0968-7 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level F (Grade 6)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0961-8 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0961-8 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1750-7 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1750-7 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1741-5 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0969-4 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level G (Grade 7)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0962-5 Student Book with FREE eBook 25+ $10.20
0962-5 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1751-4 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1751-4 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1742-2 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0970-0 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65
Level H (Grade 8)
ISBN Format Qty Price Each
E_0963-2 Student Book with FREE eBook 1+ $10.20
0963-2 Student Book 5+ $10.20
E_1752-1 Classroom Set with FREE eBooks 1+ $259.60
1752-1 Classroom Set 1+ $259.60
1743-9 Audio Download 1+ $13.10
0971-7 Teacher's Guide 1+ $3.65

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

Classroom Sets: Printed sets are below. Visit us online for eBook sets.
25 student books and 1 teacher’s guide in print format with audio CD $271.98 each set

Blended Learning Sets: Sets include 25 printed student books, 25 one-year interactive eBooks, 1 printed teacher’s guide, and 1 audio CD
Level A $354.48 each set
Levels B–E $354.47 each set
Levels F–H $354.48 each set

Student Books: Printed books are below. Visit us online for interactive eBooks.
5 or more copies of the same book $10.72 each

Teacher’s Guides: Printed guides are below. Visit us online for eBooks.
$3.85 each, FREE with 25 of the same student books

Audio CDs: For use with the printed student books $13.75 each

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Level E (Grade 5)97815240108129781524010973978152400960197815240096879781524009762
Level F (Grade 6)97815240108299781524010980978152400961897815240096949781524009779
Level G (Grade 7)97815240108369781524010997978152400962597815240097009781524009786
Level H (Grade 8)97815240108439781524011000978152400963297815240097179781524009793