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Program Summary
PROGRAM:
Language, Literacy & Vocabulary: Windows on Literacy
GRADE(S):
K-3
SUBJECT(S):
ESL/ELD, Content Literacy, Science, Social Studies, Math
SERVES:
English Learners, Below-Level Readers
KEY FEATURE:
Content-based instruction builds academic language proficiency
Offers rich opportunities for learners to build background knowledge, develop vocabulary and oral language, using grade-level content in science, social studies and math. Carefully leveled readers and a sheltered instructional approach provide extra support for learners at four developmental reading stages so English language learners, at-risk readers and students with learning challenges have opportunities to achieve their full potential. Language, Literacy & Vocabulary program includes:
  • Nonfiction reading comprehension strategy instruction
  • Grade-level science, social studies and math key concepts
  • 144 leveled texts with strong picture support
  • Customized instruction for ELLs
  • Engaging and motivational nonfiction texts
  • Scaffolded, multi-level instructional strategies
  • Explicit Teacher’s Guide with easy-to-use lesson plans
  • Best practices and correlates to national standards
Developmental Stages and Themes
Science
Social Studies
Math