Grade 2: Skills Unit 3 Reader "Kids Excel"

The decodable Reader for Unit 3 is "Kids Excel." This fictional Reader consists of profiles of kids who excel at various activities—spelling, swimming, playing soccer, jumping rope, splashing, math, rock skipping. Each profile progresses across several selections. The stories in the CKLA program are 100% decodable, meaning they are made up entirely of spellings and Tricky Words introduced or reviewed quickly in class during previous lessons.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RI.2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding...
RI.2.5 Know and use various text features (e.g., captions, bold print, subheadings, glossaries, indexes,...
RI.2.6 Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or...

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