Reading for Detail contains a collection of entertaining fiction and non-fiction texts, with activities designed to help students extract important details from each text. A wide variety of writing forms is used.
entertaining fiction and nonfiction texts including plays, newspaper reports, instructions, interviews, experiments and advertisements
activities designed to help students extract important details from each text
a wide variety of writing forms is used, including narrative, recount, procedure, report, explanation and exposition
activities range from word study, retrieval charts and short answer questions to cause and effect, point of view and challenging writing tasks