Grades 1–8

Supporting the English Language Learners
in your Classroom
NEW! Measuring Up for English Language Learners
Grades 1–8

Use an integrated approach to language acquisition.

Developed to assist students acquiring English, instructional lessons target the six performance level descriptors (PLDs). Each of the four areas of reading, speaking, listening, and writing are integrated throughout each lesson to provide meaning context. Lessons include unparalleled teacher support for explicit instruction using paired literacy and informational passages.

Student Edition

The Student Edition forms the backbone of learning. It features:

  • Language Acquisition Strategies
  • Thematic Units
  • Emphasis on Tier 1 and 2 Vocabulary
  • Peer Collaboration
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Supported Practice
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Annotated Teacher Edition

The Teacher Edition offers an At-a-Glance instructional overview that highlights potential challenges. Additional features include:

  • Instructional Scaffolds
  • Support for Emerging and Entering PLD Students
  • Spanish Cognates
  • Specific Modeling Examples
  • Speaking and Writing Language Frames
  • Assessment Opportunities
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View Lesson Samples
(TOC, Student Lesson, and Annotated Teacher Edition Samples)
Click on the links below to view samples.
Level A / Grade 1
Level B / Grade 2
Level C / Grade 3
Level D / Grade 4
Level E / Grade 5
Level F / Grade 6
Level G / Grade 7
Level H / Grade 8