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Ready North Carolina

Get Ready for Common Core Success

Built from the ground up to be true to the details and intent of the Common Core, Ready North Carolina is a rigorous instruction and practice program that fully prepares students for the Common Core in a highly supportive way. It's an out-of-the box solution that teachers can start using right away, because it provides them with step-by-step, point-of-use professional development to help them teach the standards most effectively.
It Works!
It Works!
In states that are already using the program, Ready is already making a huge, positive impact. In New York, schools using Ready had a significantly higher percentage of students achieving proficiency on the new 2013 Common Core state assessment than schools that did not use Ready.
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Ready North Carolina English Language Arts
Ready® North Carolina English Language Arts
(Grades K–8)
The Ready North Carolina English Language Arts program uses a proven-effective, gradual-release model that ensures students get the modeled and guided instruction they need to build confidence and mastery on the Common Core.
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Ready Writing
NEW!
Ready® Writing
(Grades 2–5)
Teach your students to become confident, competent writers and learners. The brand-new Ready Writing program provides explicit writing instruction that is flexible enough to be integrated into any literacy curriculum, including Ready North Carolina English Language Arts.
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Ready North Carolina Mathematics
Ready® North Carolina Mathematics
(Grades K–8)
The lessons in Ready North Carolina Mathematics use a research-based, proven-effective, gradual-release instructional model with a balance of conceptual understanding and procedural fluency to build confidence and mastery on the Common Core.
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QtyReady North Carolina ELA Achieve Pack Instruction

  Grade 1 WS15571 978-0-7609-9832-8     $450.00
  Grade K WS15570 978-0-7609-9831-1     $450.00

QtyReady North Carolina ELA Achieve Pack Instruction + NC Assessment

  Grade 2 WS15608 978-0-7609-9869-4     $450.00
  Grade 3 WS15609 978-0-7609-9870-0     $450.00
  Grade 4 WS15610 978-0-7609-9871-7     $450.00
  Grade 5 WS15611 978-0-7609-9872-4     $450.00
  Grade 6 WS15612 978-0-7609-9873-1     $450.00
  Grade 7 WS15613 978-0-7609-9874-8     $450.00
  Grade 8 WS15614 978-0-7609-9875-5     $450.00

QtyReady North Carolina ELA and Writing Achieve Pack Instruction + NC ELA Assessment

  Grade 2 WS15649 978-0-7609-9910-3     $600.00
  Grade 3 WS15650 978-0-7609-9911-0     $600.00
  Grade 4 WS15651 978-0-7609-9912-7     $600.00
  Grade 5 WS15652 978-0-7609-9913-4     $600.00

QtyReady North Carolina Math Achieve Pack Instruction + NC Assessment

  Grade 2 WS15449 978-0-7609-9720-8     $450.00
  Grade 3 WS15450 978-0-7609-9721-5     $450.00
  Grade 4 WS15451 978-0-7609-9722-2     $450.00
  Grade 5 WS15452 978-0-7609-9723-9     $450.00
  Grade 6 WS15453 978-0-7609-9724-6     $450.00
  Grade 7 WS15454 978-0-7609-9725-3     $450.00
  Grade 8 WS15455 978-0-7609-9726-0     $450.00

QtyReady North Carolina Math Achieve Pack Instruction + NC Assessment + Practice Problem Solving

  Grade 2 WS15498 978-0-7609-9769-7     $550.00
  Grade 3 WS15499 978-0-7609-9770-3     $550.00
  Grade 4 WS15510 978-0-7609-9771-0     $550.00
  Grade 5 WS15511 978-0-7609-9772-7     $550.00

QtyReady North Carolina Math Achieve Pack Instruction + Practice Problem Solving

  Grade 1 WS15476 978-0-7609-9747-5     $450.00
  Grade K WS15475 978-0-7609-9746-8     $450.00

QtyReady Writing Achieve Pack Instruction

  Grade 2 WS15657 978-0-7609-9918-9     $275.00
  Grade 3 WS15658 978-0-7609-9919-6     $275.00
  Grade 4 WS15659 978-0-7609-9920-2     $275.00
  Grade 5 WS15660 978-0-7609-9921-9     $275.00

Product Details


Student Instruction Books


  • All brand-new, not-repurposed content true to the details and intent of the Common Core
  • Research-based, gradual-release instructional model supports mastery of complex standards
  • Interim assessments for every unit measure understanding of the unit’s standards and include a writing performance task
  • English Language Arts lessons promote student engagement with complex, authentic text from a wide range of genres and teach students how to use text-based evidence to support responses
  • Math lessons emphasize conceptual understanding while building procedural fluency and strengthen students’ ability to use higher-order thinking to solve more rigorous problems

Teacher Resource Books


  • Include reduced-size student book pages with answers
  • Provide step-by-step, expert guidance on how to best teach a skill, including suggested language
  • Deliver critical background knowledge including the Common Core learning progression and prerequisite skills

Reading Trade Books
Available for Grades K & 1
Provide students with an opportunity to apply Common Core Reading Standards through nine high-quality, authentic texts per grade level spanning a range of genres and student-friendly topics. These literature and informational read-aloud trade books are above the students' independent levels, but at their interest level, to help engage them in learning the new standards.


Kindergarten
Literature


Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, by Verna Aardema
Chrysanthemum, by Kevin Henkes
The Art Lesson, by Tomie dePaola
Jamaica's Blue Marker, by Juanita Havill
Stone Soup, by Marcia Brown

Informational


What Lives in a Shell, by Kathleen W. Zoehfeld
Red-Eyed Tree Frog, by Joy Cowley
What's it Like To Be A Fish?, by Wendy Pfeffer
America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle, by David A. Adler

First Grade
Literature


The Empty Pot, by Demi
The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale, by Lydia Dabcovich
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother, by Patricia Polacco
Mike Mulligan and the Steam Shovel, by Virginia L. Burton
Mice and Beans, by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Informational


Elizabeth Leads The Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right To Vote, by Tanya Lee Stone
Earthworms, by Claire Llewellyn
Who Eats What?, by Patricia Lauber
Butterflies and Moths, by Nic Bishop

Student Assessment Books


  • Assessment items match the latest items released by SBAC
  • Matches the state blueprint for the 2013–2014 test
  • Three full-length, pencil-and-paper practice tests give students multiple opportunities to practice with items like the ones on the new test
  • Questions require the application of higher-order thinking skills to prepare students for more rigorous assessment items

Teacher Assessment Guides
Teacher Assessment Guides are for use with Student Assessment Books when purchased separately from Instruction.


Math Practice and Problem Solving Books
Available for Grades K & 1
Extend learning with practice activities and games that provide repeated opportunities for students to develop understanding and fluency with key skills and concepts over the course of the year.


Teacher Toolbox


  • Refresh or reteach prerequisite skills with easily accessible PDFs of Ready® student lessons and Teacher Resource Book step-by-step plans
  • Target instruction with classroom and small-group activities that give teachers best-practice models for teaching a skill
  • Use technology to reinforce understanding and engage students with guided interactive tutorials that can be used on any interactive whiteboard
Package Options
Teacher Support Package:
  • 1 ELA Teacher Resource Book
  • 1 Read-Aloud Trade Book set (9 titles)

Primary School Achieve Pack:
    ELA :
  • 25 ELA Instruction Student Books
  • 1 ELA Teacher Support Package
  • 1 one-year ELA Online K–8 Toolbox license
    Math:
  • 25 Math Instruction Student Books
  • 25 Practice and Problem Solving Books
  • 1 Math Teacher Resource Book
  • 1 Practice and Problem Solving Teacher Guide
  • 1 one-year Math Online K–8 Toolbox license

Elementary School Achieve Pack:
    ELA :
  • 25 ELA Instruction Student Books
  • 25 ELA Assessment Books
  • 25 Writing Instruction Student Books (optional)
  • 1 ELA Teacher Resource Book
  • 1 ELA Assessment Teacher Guide
  • 1 Writing Teacher Resource Book (optional)
  • 1 one-year ELA Online K–8 Toolbox license
  • 1 one-year Writing Online K–8 Toolbox license (optional)
    Math:
  • 25 Math Instruction Student Books
  • 25 Math Assessment Books
  • 25 Practice and Problem Solving Books (optional)
  • 1 Math Teacher Resource Book
  • 1 Math Assessment Teacher Guide
  • 1 Math Practice and Problem Solving Teacher Guide (optional)
  • 1 one-year Math Online K–8 Toolbox license
    Writing:
  • 25 Writing Instruction Student Books
  • 1 Writing Teacher Resource Book
  • 1 one-year Writing Online K–8 Toolbox license

Middle School Achieve Pack:
    ELA :
  • 25 ELA Instruction Student Books
  • 25 ELA Assessment Books
  • 1 one-year ELA Online K–8 Toolbox license
    Math:
  • 25 Math Instruction Student Books
  • 25 Math Assessment Books
  • 1 one-year Math Online K–8 Toolbox license

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