In addition to waking up sleepy brains for the day's lessons, these short, fun daily activity pages develop the most important reading comprehension skill found on all standardized reading testsynthesizing disparate information and using the result to produce a reasonable conclusion. This comprehension skill usually determines a student's reading scorend every activity page develops this skill.
Each daily activity page includes two puzzles. The first is a short, true mystery. Its solution requires careful reading, inferential reasoning, and deductive thinking. The second involves a process of elimination involving the meanings of words or relationships between words.