Foundational Skills And Close Reading Help


This month's "Do More with Core Standards" spotlight is from Learning A-Z's Headsprout website. Headsprout provides students with an adaptive, effective, and fun K-5 online reading program that helps every student meet these standards.
  • Episodes ensure that students learn critical foundational skills
  • Comprehension skills are taught across increasingly complex text
  • Master close reading skills by referring back in the text to answer questions
  • Learn skills needed to answer literal, inferential, main idea, and vocabulary questions

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Previous Months

Awards + Recognition

  • 2011 Teachers Choice Award for the Classroom
  • 2009 and 2010 Association of Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement Awards


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