Older students reading confidently after using the Essentials Reader program

Build Your Students' Confidence

Each text is controlled for the phonograms taught in the corresponding Essentials unit to ensure students are able to decode every word without guessing. Students will build fluency with a variety of texts to apply the phonograms and spelling rules while learning about new topics and building their confidence.

Use the Essentials Reader Set With Essentials 1-30

The Essentials Reader is prompted within the scripted lessons throughout the Essentials Teacher's Guide.

Logic of English Essentials Reader Chapter 17, The Story of Chocolate

Engage Your Students With High-Interest Texts

The Essentials Reader includes phonics-controlled texts to help older students develop the skills needed to read both informational texts and literature. This decodable reader introduces students to new sports, inspiring historical figures, multicultural topics, poems, STEM topics and more.

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Interior pages from Unit 15 of the Essentials Reader Teacher's Guide

Teaching Students With Varying Levels of Skill Can Be Easy!

A guide to reinforce the Five Essential Skills of Reading and teach comprehension, vocabulary and decoding skills!

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Essentials Reader Student Activity Book Unit 15 interior pages

It Is Through Practice That Students Can Build Mastery!

With the Essentials Reader Student Activity Book, practice is engaging and fun! This student book is filled with dozens of practice pages that strengthen and refine literacy skills.

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The entire Essentials curriculum can flex with you and your student!

Teacher's Guide | Student Workbook | Essentials Online

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