Bring history to life with enriching stories from the recent past with History in the Making
Discover the man behind the name of Dr. Seuss, relive the anxiety and turmoil of Hurricane Andrew, or explore the real impact of the Berlin Wall.
Reinforce main idea and sequence identification, use context to identify words, recognize cause and effect, and develop many other skills with History in the Making.
The Reading Comprehension Series: Bilingual for Grades 3-9 is designed to build vocabulary, assist ESL students in the organization and acquisition of information, and provide an enriched perspective of the world.
Benefits and Features
Teachers control free switching between English and Spanish or forcing single language use.
The topics, chosen from among high interest and curriculum compatible areas, appeal to students and foster lively discussion.
Multiple choice and essay questions are included with each selection and the students' progress reports may be printed.
These open-ended programs are versatile and easy to use. Teachers may add their own stories and questions at any time.
Lesson Plans are designed to reinforce comprehension, analysis and evaluation of any selection in the series. Lesson Plans and Supplemental Materials are included with multiple-copy versions.
Designed to build vocabulary, assist students in the organization and acquisition of information, and provide an enriched perspective of the world. The series builds reading comprehension by emphasizing kinesthetic learning, listening skills, decision making, syntactic understanding and evaluation.
Minimum System Requirements:
Will run on Windows 2000, XP, and Vista as well as Mac PowerPC or Intel machines with OS X 10.4 or higher. They install directly on the hard drive and after installation, the CD is no longer needed to run the program.