Fifth Grade Reading Comprehension Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

Fifth Grade Reading Comprehension Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

by Sylvan Learning

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Overview

KID-FRIENDLY, TEACHER-REVIEWED ACTIVITIES FOR 5TH GRADE READING SUCCESS! This colorful workbook is jam-packed with fun games and exercises based on the fifth grade curriculum—perfect for kids tackling 5th grade reading and writing. 

Good reading and writing skills are essential not only for 5th grade academic success, but also for lifelong achievement. This 128-page workbook is full of enjoyable activities that strengthen a reader’s ability to recognize and engage with stories and text. Each activity focuses on comprehension skills needed to become a superstar reader, such as:

• pre-reading preparation
• context & inference
• main ideas & details
• problems & solutions
• point of view
• sequence & order
• making arguments
• timelines & plot maps
... and much more!

With vibrant pages full of games and puzzles, 5th Grade Reading Comprehension Success Workbook will help your child catch up, keep up, and get ahead—and best of all, to have lots of fun doing it!


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Sylvan's proven system inspires kids to learn and has helped children nationwide catch up, keep up, and get ahead in school. Sylvan has been a trusted partner for parents for thirty years, and has based their supplemental education success on programs developed through a focus on the highest educational standards and detailed research. Sylvan’s line of educational products equips families with fun, effective, and grade-appropriate learning tools. Our workbooks and learning kits feature activities, stories, and games to reinforce the skills children need to develop and achieve their academic potential. Students will reap the rewards of improved confidence and a newfound love of learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780375430107
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 03/31/2009
Series: Language Arts Workbooks Series
Edition description: Workbook
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 275,507
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 10 Years

About the Author

Sylvan Learning is the premier provider of tutoring services for grades pre-K to 12 in North America. With over 850 locations in the United States and Canada, Sylvan provides individualized tutoring services, both in centers and online, in subjects including math, language arts, writing, study skills, and more.Sylvan's proven process and personalized methods have helped more than two million students unlock their academic potential. With products based on solid and scientific research, Sylvan is committed to both quality education and to helping children discover a love of learning!

Read an Excerpt

Fifth graders should be reading to learn, and good reading comprehension skills are key for success both in elementary school and as children get older. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum based activities in Fifth Grade Reading Comprehension Success will help your child become a better reader. They will also give your child’s grades and confidence a boost.

Table of Contents

Before You Read
1) Prepare Yourself ............1
2) What Do You Know? ............9
P) Power Tools ............17

While You Read
3) Read between the Lines ............21
4) Stop and Ask ............29
P) Power Tools ............37
5) Cross Check ............41
6) Learn New Words ............49
P) Power Tools ............57
7) Make an Argument ............61
8) Point of View ............69
P) Power Tools ............77

After You Read
9) Keep It Straight ............81
10) Make a Map ............91
P) Power Tools ............101

- Review ............105

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