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Scholastic Support for No Child Left Behind and Reading First

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8

Scholastic has a wide range of rich and engaging resources and products to help you meet the standards of the No Child Left Behind Act and its Reading First initiative.

Scholastics Grant and Funding Connection
Get help in locating funding to purchase Scholastic products and services that meet the requirements of the No Child Left Behind Act, as well as other funding sources. We offer Product Overview and Alignment Guides, grant templates, step-by-step instructions on how to write a grant proposal, and more.

Best Practices
Here youll find all the information and support you need to successfully teach each of the five components identified by Reading First as essential to effective reading instruction. Explore the resources already available, including frequently asked questions, research findings, ready-to-go activities, and interactive lessons. Then keep checking back as we continue to update the section with more best practice tips.

Product Info
Take a look at some of the Scholastic products aligned to meet federal guidelines for the No Child Left Behind Act and Reading First. In addition to the five essential areas of reading instruction identified by the National Reading Panel (phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension), Scholastic believes that there is a sixth essential component to any successful reading program: motivation! All Scholastic products that meet NCLBs standards have also been created for maximum motivation theyre not just educational, theyre fun for your students!

These products and more are included in our special 2002 2003 Primary Reading Catalog, an easy and comprehensive resource for teachers affected by NCLB legislation every product listed meets the requirements of NCLB and Reading First. Plus, the catalog includes guides identifying each product lines instructional focus area and funding opportunity area. Request the catalog online or call 1-800-SCHOLASTIC (1-800-724-6527).

Scholastics Teacher Store online also carries a wealth of products aligned to the No Child Left Behind Act and Reading First.

Decodable Readers (Grades K1)
AlphaTales (Grades PreK1)
World Family Tales (Grades PreK2)
Phonics Readers (Grades K1)
Interactive Phonics Readers CD-ROMs (Grades K1)
High-Frequency Readers (Grades K1)
Phonics Chapter Books (Grades K3)
Phonemic Awareness Kit (Grades K2)
Phonics Workbooks (Grades K2)
Phonics Booster Books (Grades K2)
Scholastic Spelling (Grades 16)

Early Reading
Scholastic Literacy Centers (Grades PreK1)
WiggleWorks (Grades K3)

Guided Reading
Guided Reading Program (Grades K6)

Programa Reconocimiento fonético (Grades K2)
Cuentos fonéticos (Grades K2)
Collección Amanecer (Grades K3)

Reading First Collections
Reading First: Phonemic Awareness (Grades K3)
Reading First: Phonics (Grades 23)
Reading First: Fluency (Grades PreK3)
Reading First: Vocabulary & Comprehension (Grades K3)

  • Subjects:
    Guided Reading, Literacy, Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Reading Comprehension, Reading Fluency, Spelling, Vocabulary, Early Reading, No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), Educational Standards, Funding and Grants, Teacher Tips and Strategies