Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Classroom Set

  • AUTHORS: Lada Kratky; Nancy Frey; Nonie K Lesaux; Deborah J Short; Sylvia Linan Thompson; Jennifer D Turner
  • ISBN-13: 9781285346625 
  • Grade(s): 5
  • Stitched binding 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
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About The Product

The Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the 107 Small Group Library titles (642 books total). These leveled readers include award-winning trade titles and are engaging and motivating for all readers.

Note: Small Group Library titles are drawn from multiple programs.


  • Instill the passion of reading in all the content areas, unlock the power of reading for every student, and meet the needs of your reading classroom with structured and flexible resources.

About the Contributor

  • Lada Kratky

    During her 18 years of teaching in K–2 classrooms, as well as teaching Descubriendo la lectura and Reading Recovery, Lada Kratky has fostered a love of reading in hundreds of English-speaking and Spanish-speaking children. She is the author of numerous children's books and classroom resources and has authored both English and Spanish early literacy programs. She has been a featured speaker at national, regional, and local educational conferences, as well as institutes and training workshops across the country, presenting strategies and techniques for effective early literacy instruction.

    Ms. Kratky's monographs include: Reach into Beginning Reading and Make Every Minute Count!.

  • Nancy Frey

    Nancy Frey, Ph.D., a Professor at San Diego State University received the 2008 Early Career Achievement Award from the National Reading Conference. Dr. Frey has published in The Reading Teacher, English Journal, Remedial and Special Education, and Educational Leadership. She has co-authored more than fifty books on English Learners (Language Learners in the English Classroom), assessment (Checking for Understanding), writing (Scaffolded Writing Instruction), literacy (Reading for Information in Elementary School) and vocabulary (Learning Words Inside and Out). Dr. Frey teaches a variety of courses on reading instruction and literacy in content areas, classroom management, and supporting students with diverse learning needs. She also was a third grade classroom teacher.

    Dr. Frey's monographs include: Reaching for the Common Core, Using Technology to Foster Learning for a New Century, Link to 21st Century Skills and Resources, and Connect Oral and Written Expression.

  • Nonie K Lesaux

    Associate Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Education Her research and teaching focuses on reading development and preventing reading difficulties of children from linguistically diverse backgrounds. From 2002-2006, Dr. Lesaux was Senior Research Associate of the National Literacy Panel on Language Minority Youth and in 2007 was named one of five WT Grant scholars in support of her research on English-language learners in urban public schools. In 2009, Dr. Lesaux received a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor given by the United States government to young professionals beginning their independent research careers.

    Dr. Lesaux's monographs include: Turn up the Volume on Academic Talk! and Focus Deeply on Words that Matter!.

  • Deborah J Short

    Dr. Short is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language learning with content-area instruction. Through several national projects, she has conducted research and provided professional development and technical assistance to local and state education agencies across the United States. She directed the ESL Standards and Assessment Project for TESOL and co-developed the SIOP model for sheltered instruction.

    Dr. Short's monographs include: Extend Your Students’ Reach and Move Them Toward Independence, Base Your ESL Instruction in the Content Areas, Reach for the Common Core, Structural Supports for English Learners, Comprehensive and Responsive Assessment, and Developing Academic Literacy in Adolescents.

  • Sylvia Linan Thompson

    Associate Professor and Fellow, University of Texas, Austin As the associate director of the National Research and Development Center on English Language. Dr. Linan-Thompson has developed and examined reading interventions for struggling readers who are monolingual English speakers, English language learners and bilingual students acquiring Spanish literacy. She was a Kindergarten teacher in a bilingual classroom and has worked in Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Eastern Europe on projects related to literacy instruction and professional development and has authored articles, chapters and books on these topics.

    Dr. Linan-Thompson's monographs include: Fluency is More than Reading Quickly! and Know What They Know and Get to Know Your Learners.


Teacher Components

  • Reach for Reading 5: Teacher Resource Package  (ISBN-10: 1133900259 | ISBN-13: 9781133900252)
    The Teacher Resource Package includes:
    Read with Me Selection CD Set
    Cross-Curricular Teamwork Activities, 4-pack
    Language and Literacy Teamwork Activities, 4-pack
    Sing with Me Language Songs CD Set
    Benchmark Test Masters
    ExamView® CD-ROM
    Price = 554.75
  • Reach for Reading 5: Teacher's Edition Set (8 Volumes)  (ISBN-10: 1133900151 | ISBN-13: 9781133900153)
    The Teacher's Edition Set is your complete resource for planning and instruction in 8 volumes. This set includes best practices, interactive whiteboard lessons, small group reading lessons, Practice Masters and answer keys, assessment and reteaching.
    Price = 554.00

Student Supplements

  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 1 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821769 | ISBN-13: 9781285821764)
    The Unit 1 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 14 titles (84 books total):
    Isabel's Story: From Guatemala to Georgia
    Erik's Story: From Sweden to Minnesota
    Journey to America
    Flight to Freedom
    Famous Immigrants
    Immigrants Today
    Chinese Immigration
    German-Jewish Immigration
    Escape from Saigon: How a Vietnam War Orphan Became an American Boy
    Ellis Island
    Ellis Island
    (Cornerstones of Freedom Series)
    Mexican Immigration
    Immigrant Kids

    Price = 879.50
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 2 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821777 | ISBN-13: 9781285821771)
    The Unit 2 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 13 titles (78 books total):
    Thomas Edison and the Lightbulb
    Ben Franklin's Fame
    Little Blog On The Prairie
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
    The Energy Stars
    Electricity at Home
    Electricity at School
    Understanding Electricity
    Electricity and Magnetism
    Potato Clocks and Solar Cars
    The Kids' Solar Energy Book
    Using Energy
    Alternative Energy

    Price = 703.25
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 3 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821785 | ISBN-13: 9781285821788)
    The Unit 3 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 13 titles (78 books total):
    Food Chain Frenzy
    One Day In The Desert
    Island of the Blue Dolphins
    One Day in the Prairie
    Learning About Ocean Animals
    The Oceans Around Us
    Sylvia Earle: Protecting the Seas
    Natures Bounty: Ocean
    Exploring Tide Pools
    Greenland’s Ocean Region
    The Ocean Biome
    Life in the Oceans

    Price = 649.25
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 4 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821793 | ISBN-13: 9781285821795)
    The Unit 4 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 15 titles (90 books total):
    The Underground Railroad
    A Road To Freedom
    The Treasure of Amelia Island
    The House of Dies Drear
    The Anti-Slavery Movement
    Voice of Freedom: A Story About Frederick Douglass
    The Great Migration : African Americans Move to the North
    Cesar Chavez: Fighting for Farmworkers
    Strike Now
    Dolores Huerta: Voice for the Working Poor
    Votes For Women
    The Struggle For Equality
    A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson
    With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote

    Price = 1024.75
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 5 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821807 | ISBN-13: 9781285821801)
    The Unit 5 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 13 titles (78 books total):
    How Do We Use Water?
    Why Should I Turn Off The Tap?
    A Drop of Water
    Not a Drop to Drink
    Rivers and Lakes
    Maasai Dreamer: A Story from Kenya
    Hannah West in Deep Water
    Flood Mississippi, 1927
    Escaping The Giant Wave

    Price = 752.50
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 6 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821815 | ISBN-13: 9781285821818)
    The Unit 6 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 13 titles (78 books total):
    Go West!
    Children Of The Trail West
    The California Gold Rush
    Children Of The Wild West
    The Story of The Pony Express
    The Railroad
    Bull's Eye: Annie Oakley
    Wild West Women
    Sarah, Plain and Tall
    Jim Ugly
    Bound For Oregon
    Letters from the Corrugated Castle
    The Bite of the Gold Bug

    Price = 628.75
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 7 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821823 | ISBN-13: 9781285821825)
    The Unit 7 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 14 titles (84 books total):
    Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Plastic
    Kids Care For Earth
    Reduce and Reuse
    Earth-Friendly Waste Management
    Why Should I Recycle Garbage?
    Waste and Recycling
    Earth's Garbage Crisis
    Just A Dream
    Andrew Lost: In the Garbage
    Who Really Killed Cock Robin?
    Green Boy
    Waste Watchers
    What's Poisoning The Garden?

    Price = 928.75
  • Reach for Reading 5 (Small Group Library): Unit 8 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821831 | ISBN-13: 9781285821832)
    The Unit 8 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 12 titles (72 books total):
    Kids Manage Money
    The Kids' Invention Book
    The Story of Money
    Toys! Amazing Stories Behind Some Great Inventions
    Alexander Graham Bell and the Telephone
    We'll Race You, Henry Ford
    Chocolate by Hershey: A Story About Milton S. Hershey
    The Kid Who Invented The Popsicle
    Owen Foote, Money Man
    Lawn Boy
    The Toothpaste Millionaire
    Mr. Chickee's Funny Money

    Price = 723.00

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