“That’s the Idea!” is the Teacher’s Book for the Super Sandwich series. It offers:
1. An explanation of the series;
2. Principles and suggestions for getting slow-to-start students and remedial readers into reading;
3. An explanation of shared, guided, and independent reading;
4. Over a hundred reading-related ideas and activities. Some are general, for introducing the books, developing reading skills, and consolidating the reading, and there are shared, guided, and independent activities tailored to each of the Mata books in the series;
5. Copymasters for running records, close and sequencing exercises, and self and peer evaluation;
6. A list of nouns used in each Mata book in the series
The teacher’s Book is available on its own, or at a discounted price if bought with the whole series.