Reality Central is a nonfiction anthology featuring short, high interest, readings on topics and issues students encounter every day. Selections are written slightly below grade level to reach all readers, making the program ideal for English Learners and striving readers.
The passages in Reality Central align with the topics, skills, and Big Question in Prentice Hall Literature (c) 2010 and is flexible enough to be used as a stand-alone program. Use Reality Central for a class starter, homework, or independent activities for those needing extra reading practice.
Reality Central supports below level readers' development of skills such as: Vocabulary development-Pre and post reading support Connection to background knowledge for success in Lit program Targeted writing instruction Discussion opportunities.