Provides tools to target the reading skills and strategies with which students need the most help. The 35 skill-based units include fiction and nonfiction texts and incorporate a variety of reading comprehension activities: compare and contrast, main idea and details, summarize, character, theme, point of view, foreshadowing, symbolism, fact and opinion, sequence and more. Nonfiction genre studies include expository nonfiction, persuasive nonfiction, narrative nonfiction, and descriptive nonfiction. Fiction genre studies include historical fiction, realistic fiction and myths. 176 pages.See Inside!