New and Updated for 2012-2013
-The increased difficulty will prepare students for the more rigorous STAAR Reading test.
-The wider range of exercises will challenge students and help students master reading comprehension skills.
-The core skills exercises will develop the key reading, writing, and language skills described in the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS).
About the Book
This workbook is designed to develop the skills that students need to succeed on the new STAAR Reading test. It offers a simple system for ongoing practice that will help students develop the reading comprehension skills that all Texas students need.
Each set in the workbook includes reading comprehension questions, plus a core skills exercise focused on one key reading, writing, or language skill. The 40 sets in the book allow students to gradually develop the key skills they will need, while building confidence and reducing test anxiety. Students will be prepared and ready for the STAAR Reading test!
-40 reading mini-tests to make test preparation simple
-Short passages and question sets allow for easy 20-minute practice sessions
-Engaging reading passages to make revision fun
-Easily integrates with student learning throughout the year
-Includes exercises focused on developing the reading, writing, and language skills described in the TEKS
-Includes additional information and teaching notes on the key reading skills that Texas students need to master