Reader's Workshop Sampler

English and Spanish

Meet the expectations of the new standards and build knowledge with vertical alignment of unit topics. Reader's Workshop provides the resources you need to support your literacy block, including small-group differentiated instruction and whole-group mini-lessons to support interactive read-aloud, shared reading, and close reading instruction.

Scroll to explore the Virtual Samples below, which provide a glimpse into the instructional resources for this module.

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!

Whole-Group Sampler

Interactive Read-Aloud

Engaging literary and informational texts in big book and lap book formats provide a vehicle for modeling metacognition and fluent reading for every week of instruction.

Big Book of Shared Readings and Poetry

Support integration of shared reading into whole-group instruction, providing a stress-free, supported environment that allows students to grow as young readers.

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!

Whole-Group Sampler

Interactive Read-Aloud

Engaging literary and informational texts in big book and lap book formats provide a vehicle for modeling metacognition and fluent reading for every week of instruction.

Big Book of Shared Readings and Poetry

Support integration of shared reading into whole-group instruction, providing a stress-free, supported environment that allows students to grow as young readers.

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!

Whole-Group Sampler

Mentor Texts

Multiple texts address the same topic for three weeks.

  • Engaging, write-in, interactive format

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!

Whole-Group Sampler

Mentor Texts

Multiple texts address the same topic for three weeks.

  • Engaging, write-in, interactive format

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!

Whole-Group Sampler

Mentor Texts

Multiple texts address the same topic for three weeks.

  • Engaging, write-in, interactive format

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!

Teacher Resources

Responsive Teaching Toolkit

Tools to support teacher expertise and student growth.

  • PD Essentials best-practices guides
  • Tools to promote whole- to small-group strategy transfer
  • Constructive Conversation Posters and Cards
  • Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers and more!
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Whole-Group Sampler

Mentor Texts

Multiple texts address the same topic for three weeks.

  • Engaging, write-in, interactive format

Teacher's Resource System (TRS)

One TRS for each three-week unit (10 units per grade)

  • Efficient whole-group reading mini-lessons
  • Embedded support for English Learners
  • Bridge that connects whole group to small group

eBooks

All student texts are available in interactive format with synchronized read-aloud audio. Use sticky notes to embed text evidence questions for students. Students can also annotate eBooks digitally.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!
 

Weekly & Unit Assessments

Assesses reading strategies and skills taught in each unit in the context of new complex passages.

  • Written in format of high-stakes assessments
  • Available as paper-pencil or online
  • Includes new question item types

Small-Group Sampler

Leveled Texts

Engage students with literary and informational texts.

  • Connect to the unit topic
  • Incremental levels to support guided reading

Teacher's Guide Folders

Support guided reading instruction.

  • Efficient lesson plan for responsive teaching
  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Prompting Cards for Scaffolding Readers

  • Support reader responsiveness at each reading level.

Text Evidence Question Cards

Provide meaningful, multi-leveled, text-based questions for independent and partner work.

  • Available for every text in English and Spanish!

Peer Coaching Menus

Engage students in meaningful partner work, fostering a classroom culture of collaboration and community.

  • Available in English and Spanish!