These leveled books cover all CCSS.ELA – Literacy Standards: Key Ideas and Details, Craft and Structure, Integration of Knowledge and Ideas and Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity (RI.5.1 – 5.10).
Covering science, social studies, mathematics, and language arts topics, these leveled books will help your students build their vocabulary and improve reading comprehension while learning interesting facts.
Fifth grade level U is divided into two sets of readers. U - Set 1 includes 10 books: Famous American Colonists; Mount Rushmore (Birth, Expansion, Preservation, Development); What We can Learn from the Early Writers of the Constitution; Conjunctions and Transitions; Come Celebrate Freedom Week!; Neil Armstrong (Biography and Autobiography); Colin Powell (Helping Young People); War on Terror; The Stages in Metamorphosis; A Glossary of Math Terms.
Each book comes with accompanying worksheets which reinforce literacy skills involving reading, language, spelling, and writing. Specific concepts, skills, and vocabulary targeted in each book are listed on the first page of each story.
This original series of leveled books is written to incorporate the Fountas and Pinnell leveled vocabulary, Rebecca Sitton spelling words, and common core curriculum standards for grades K-6 in the United States.
There are 20 books (combination of fiction and non-fiction) per level A-U (Kindergarten through 5th grade reading) for a total of 420 books. There are a total of 28 books for level V-Y (6th grade reading).