Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Classroom Set

  • AUTHORS: Lada Kratky; Nancy Frey; Nonie K Lesaux; Deborah J Short; Sylvia Linan Thompson; Jennifer D Turner
  • ISBN-13: 9781285346595 
  • Grade(s): 2
  • Stitched binding 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

The Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the 128 Leveled Library titles (768 books total). These leveled readers include award-winning trade titles and are engaging and motivating for all readers.

Note: Leveled 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 2: Teacher Resource Package  (ISBN-10: 1133900224 | ISBN-13: 9781133900221)
    The Teacher Resource Package includes:
    Read with Me Big Books Single-Copy Set (16 Big Books total):
    - The Adventures of Taxi Dog
    - Serving the Community
    - Little Skink's Tail
    - A Frog Has a Sticky Tongue
    - Lila and the Secret of Rain
    - This Is the Rain
    - Maria and the Baker’s Bread
    - Biblioburro
    - Fletcher and the Falling Leaves
    - A Tree for All Seasons
    - The Brother Who Gave Rice
    - The Mangrove Tree
    - The Hen, the Rooster, and the Bean
    - Animal Partnerships
    - A Picnic in October
    - Celebrate Independence Day
    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
    Sing with Me Phonics Songs Big Book
    Sing with Me Phonics Songs CD Set
    Phonics Picture Cards
    Sound Spelling Cards
    Write-On/Wipe-Off Boards and Pens
    Benchmark Test Masters
    ExamView® CD-ROM
    Price = 1561.75
  • Reach for Reading 2: Teacher's Edition Set (8 Volumes)  (ISBN-10: 1133900127 | ISBN-13: 9781133900122)
    The Teacher's Edition Set is a complete resource for planning and instruction in 8 volumes. It includes best practices, interactive whiteboard lessons, small group reading lessons, Practice Masters and answer keys, and assessment and reteaching.
    Price = 554.00

Student Supplements

  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 1 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821521 | ISBN-13: 9781285821528)
    The Unit 1 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    I Work at Night
    From the Skyscraper
    Places in My Community
    Mr. Jay's Bad Day
    What Do You Know About Dolphins?
    A Great Day in the City
    Delivering Your Mail
    Sing a Song of People
    People Live in the Desert
    A Scare in the City
    Rusty the Rascal
    My Town at Work
    A Good Place For a City

    Price = 718.75
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 2 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 128582153X | ISBN-13: 9781285821535)
    The Unit 2 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    The Baby Shark
    The Thirsty Animals
    A Hole Is a Great Home
    Mud, Mud, Mud
    Animal Armor
    Hide and Seek
    What Makes a Tiger Hard to See?
    What Lives in a Tide Pool?
    Can You See an Insect?
    Animal Habitats
    Show Me a Snake Hole
    Giraffe’s Sad Tale
    The Goat in the Chile Patch
    Bat Loves The Night
    Animal Hiding Places
    Strange Animals

    Price = 751.25
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 3 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821548 | ISBN-13: 9781285821542)
    The Unit 3 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Boom Boom Bay!
    A Rainy Day
    Land, Sky, and Water
    The Lake
    Water, Land, and Air
    What Is a Rainbow?
    Water As a Liquid
    The Rain Came Down
    Desert Rain
    Water Can Change
    Turn on a Faucet
    The River's Journey
    The Raft
    Water: Up, Down, and All Around

    Price = 637.25
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 4 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821556 | ISBN-13: 9781285821559)
    The Unit 4 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Tess Went to Work
    It's A Rule
    I Am Generous
    Why I Like Laura
    Keeping Water Clean
    Helping Mom
    The Fire Cat
    Kitchen Rules
    Lend a Hand
    Being a Good Citizen
    A Helpful Change
    Uncle Terry's Glasses
    Liang and the Magic Paintbrush
    My Mom the Mayor
    Amos and Boris
    Caring for Earth

    Price = 697.25
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 5 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821564 | ISBN-13: 9781285821566)
    The Unit 5 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Snowball Soup
    Who Likes the Night?
    The Earth
    The Searcher and Old Tree
    Busy Animals
    A Tree of Her Own
    Seasons of the Year
    Ayu and the Perfect Moon
    Frog And Toad All Year
    The Schoolchildren's Blizzard
    Changing Seasons
    Changes All Around Us
    The Changing Earth
    Why Do The Seasons Change?

    Price = 756.00
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 6 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821572 | ISBN-13: 9781285821573)
    The Unit 6 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Helping Toby's Team
    Attack of the Bully Bug
    The Perfect Pizza
    Making Tortillas
    Make a Pinata
    Neighborhood Soup
    Stone Soup
    Frog And Toad Are Friends
    Messy Bessey's Closet
    Amelia Bedelia Helps Out
    The Wind That Would Not Blow
    The Meeting
    People Who Lead Us
    The Stories Julian Tells
    Work for Play

    Price = 619.25
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 7 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821580 | ISBN-13: 9781285821580)
    The Unit 7 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    A Bird and a Bug
    My Friends
    A Pride of Lions
    Animals and the Environment
    From Hive to Home
    Bugs For Lunch
    Squirrel's World
    It's Spring!
    Fish Is Fish
    Thinking About Ants
    Life in the Ocean
    Who Eats What?
    Looking for the Queen
    River Life
    Better Off Wet!

    Price = 663.50
  • Reach for Reading 2 (Leveled Library): Unit 8 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821599 | ISBN-13: 9781285821597)
    The Unit 8 Leveled Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Max Celebrates Groundhog Day
    Postcards to Paul
    Celebrating Patriotic Holidays: Honoring America
    Mt Rushmore
    Small Wolf
    Washington D.C.
    Your Great State
    Places to Visit
    More Places to Visit
    United States Geography
    Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
    Our Government
    Anna at Ellis Island
    Symbols of Freedom

    Price = 734.50
  • Reach C: Student Anthology  (ISBN-10: 0736274278 | ISBN-13: 9780736274272)
    The Student Anthology features paired reading selections with exclusive National Geographic content. Built-in instructional support and activities are also included.
    Price = 73.25
  • Reach for Reading 2: Practice Book Set (2 Volumes)  (ISBN-10: 1133900178 | ISBN-13: 9781133900177)
    This set includes 1 copy each of Practice Book Volume 1 and Practice Book Volume 2. Practice Books feature student activities for skills practice in phonics, reading, fluency, handwriting, spelling, vocabulary, and grammar.
    Price = 19.00
  • Reach into Phonics 2 (Read On Your Own Books): Single-Copy Set  (ISBN-10: 073628088X | ISBN-13: 9780736280884)
    Read On Your Own Books feature decodable text for phonics and high-frequency word application. Both fiction and nonfiction titles are included, encompassing a variety of science and social studies topics.

    This set includes 1 copy each of the 32 Read On Your Own titles:
    A Good Cause
    A Nation Starts with Great People
    Americans Today and Yesterday
    Around the World
    Big Day in the Neighborhood
    Bird Watchers
    Dare to Invent
    Faces and Places in America
    Get Home!
    Helping Hands
    Helping Out in Summer
    Little Deeds; Big Difference
    Look Out for Animals
    Meet the Helpers
    Natonal Treasures
    Old Bones and New Buds
    Play It Safe
    Puzzle Splash
    Shells, Nests, and Other Shelters
    Stay Away! Come Here!
    Sticky Fingers and Night Flyers
    Teams Work Together
    The Best Game Plan
    Two Wild Worlds
    Watch Out!
    Water Detective
    Water! Hot and Cold
    Water, Water, Everywhere
    Weather Changes in a Flash
    Weather to Remember
    Where We Come From, Where We Go
    Working Hard to Help

    Price = 288.00

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