A.I.R. (Active Intermediate Readers) is a complete reading program for 5th grade teachers who are trying to prepare their students for middle school. It focuses on the following learner needs: to improve comprehension and reading skills, to bolster A.I.R. readiness, to increase positive self-esteem and confidence while reading, and to foster adn motivate growth in becoming a life-long reader. Additionally, this program has a timetable, handouts, and surveys that will aid in setting up a reading program at your school that will be successful.