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 105 MB, so download times vary depending on your internet connection and computer speed. Download step-by-step instructions.
Over the last 150 years, demand for oil has risen sharply - and so has the number of oil spills. What causes spills, and how do they affect our environment? Most importantly, how can we try to avoid these oily messes?
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||P|
|Text Type/Genre||Feature Article|
|Key Vocabulary||advertisement, electricity, harbor, Native Americans, ocean currents, oil, volunteer, World Wars I and II|