IT'S A FACT! is a new high-interest reading series from Ruby Tuesday Books that makes reading informational texts appealing and great fun! Unusual real-life topics, dramatic images, and sophisticated designs will have older readers reaching for these titles. The carefully controlled vocabulary, grammar, sentence construction, and text load--fewer than 1,000 words per book--offer an exciting, yet accessible, read for students with reading levels approaching grades 2 to 3.
For those looking to beef up nonfiction collections for intermediate grades, this is a great series! Titles cover history, astronomy, science and animals; something for everyone. These titles shine in their clever balance of text and pictures, challenging words, maps, and insets that enhance and motivate. When students are tempted to go directly to the Internet for information, these attractive and captivating print sources are great for projects, books reports, personal inquiry, and a way to broaden reading genres.