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Driver’s Seat Teacher’s Manual with Set of 15 Books + 1 Set FREE!

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Complete Driver’s Seat series set of all 16 books and Teacher’s Book.

This series is aimed at Years 7-10 boys and girls (12-15-year-olds) who need simple, high-interest nonfiction to encourage them to read.
Reading level: 9 – 10 years

The Teacher’s Guide (supplied as pdf), focuses on practical ideas for running a reluctant reader programme.  It includes ideas for introducing, developing and consolidating the reading; and activities for shared, guided, and independent reading.  There are also copymasters for running records, and cloze and sentence sequencing exercises for each story.

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Complete Driver’s Seat series set of 15 books and Teacher’s Book.

This series is aimed at Years 7-10 boys and girls (12-15-year-olds) who need simple, high-interest nonfiction to encourage them to read.
Reading level: 9 – 10 years

The Teacher’s Guide (supplied as pdf), focuses on practical ideas for running a reluctant reader programme.  It includes ideas for introducing, developing and consolidating the reading; and activities for shared, guided, and independent reading.  There are also copymasters for running records, and cloze and sentence sequencing exercises for each story.

Features:

  • Narrative nonfiction, giving interesting facts and allowing students to “know stuff” the rest of the class don’t.
  • Local settings, and characters mostly the age of the reader or a bit older.
  • Topics include 4WD rallying, a quarry blast, surviving a mugging, military training, volunteering, hunting, and sports & technological challenges.
  • Series includes two “pick-a-path” type books with themes of bush and sea safety.
  • Short sentences, paragraphs and text blocks.
  • Photo illustrations that mirror the text.
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