This downloadable interactive eBook file provides you with a zip file including a PC and MAC installer, which guides you through the installation process. This file is approximately 35 MB, so download times vary depending on your internet connection and computer speed. Download step-by-step instructions.
Have you ever heard of an atoll? It's a strange tropical island like no other! How are atolls formed, and why are they now under threat? There are big changes taking place on little atolls that we should all be taking notice of...
CSI Chapters interactive eBooks operate within a unique digital interface, with tools specifically designed for use during strategy-based lessons. The interface is an easy-to-use and powerful tool for explicit teaching and learning of comprehension strategies, vocabulary, and metacognition. See a sample of a CSI Chapters interactive eBook.
Interactive eBooks are Whiteboard enabled and feature:
CSI Chapters is a leveled collection of 25 original chapter books that are designed to accelerate comprehension development, vocabulary acquisition, and content literacy. Geared toward Grades 3-8, the titles vary in length from 24 pages to 32 pages. The fiction titles include financial literacy themes, science fiction, and realistic fiction. The nonfiction titles are designed to support students’ reading comprehension across science, math, and social studies as well as general nonfiction. Using a metacognitive learning approach to support and scaffold students, CSI Chapters gives students the confidence and skills needed to tackle any text.
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|Text Type/Genre||Feature Article|
|Key Vocabulary||archaeologists, atmosphere, climate change, erosion, glaciers, inhabitants, navigation, North and South Poles, predators, refugees, volcano|