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Grade 8
Help your students become purposeful, active readers with mentor texts that offer strong opportunities to model and practice comprehension strategies. We’ve built collections around the following strategies: connecting, determining importance, inferring, predicting, questioning, summarizing, synthesizing and visualizing/imaging.
Comprehension Strategies Set -- Grade Eight See All

100 Best-Loved Poems

145th Street: Short Stories

After Tupac And D Foster

All About Energy

All The World's A Stage

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Connecting -- Grade Eight See All

After Tupac And D Foster

All The World's A Stage

Among The Hidden

I Am Arachne: Fifteen Greek And Roman Myths

Nothing But The Truth

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Determining Importance -- Grade Eight See All

145th Street: Short Stories

Firefly Letters: A Suffragette's Journey To Cuba, The

Girl Who Was On Fire: Your Favorite Authors On Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games Trilogy, The

Home Of The Brave

Made You Look: How Advertising Works And Why You Should Know

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Inferring -- Grade Eight See All

Carver: A Life In Poems

Freedom's Children: Young Civil Rights Activists Tell Their Own Stories

Lewis And Clark

Lindbergh: The Tale Of A Flying Mouse

Make Lemonade

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Predicting -- Grade Eight See All

Anya's Ghost

Murders In The Rue Morgue, The

Mysteries Of Harris Burdick, The

Samurai's Tale, The

Shelf Life: Original Stories To Benefit Literacy Volunteers Of America

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Questioning -- Grade Eight See All

Chew On This: Everything You Don't Want To Know About Fast Food

Hive Detectives: Chronicles Of A Honey Bee Catastrophe, The

Hush

I Am The Darker Brother

Sign Of The Beaver, The

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Summarizing -- Grade Eight See All

Breadwinner, The

Kakapo Rescue: Saving The World's Strangest Parrot

Mythology: Timeless Tales Of Gods And Heroes

Okay For Now

Rough-Face Girl, The

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Synthesizing (Energy) Grade Eight See All

All About Energy

Brilliant! Shining A Light On Sustainable Energy

Clean Energy

Motion And Forces

Mysterious Universe: Supernovae, Dark Energy, And Black Holes, The

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Visualizing/Imaging -- Grade Eight See All

100 Best-Loved Poems

Call Of The Wild, The

Fields Of Fury: The American Civil War

Giver, The

Patrol: An American Soldier In Vietnam

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