Follett Striving Readers Solutions
Close the reading gap
Inspire Your Striving Readers to Thrive
Early identification of and intervention for readers who are below grade level is crucial to their success. Closing the reading gap takes a unique understanding of the needs of striving readers. Follett has a number of resources specifically to help striving readers succeed.
We have the resources you need for striving readers
The earlier you can reach striving readers, the better their chances of achieving grade-level reading. You can have a greater impact with the right tools. Shop research-based, high-quality books and materials designed to help your striving students achieve grade-level reading.
Sunshine Classics a Follett exclusive
This integrated/ELA reading program offers leveled readers for beginning K-2 readers. These natural-language texts feature the introduction and repetition of high-frequency words, illustration and text matching, sentence construction and line breaks.
Red Rocket Readers
Red Rocket™ Readers use controlled vocabulary and appropriately sized, well-spaced and easy-to-read type. Created by world-renowned literacy specialist, teacher and author Pam Holden, the story structure, characters, humor and plots combine graduated word recognition and language development with wonderful stories, ensuring students’ progress with confidence and enthusiasm.
Alive Studios offers alphabet and number cards that spring to life to engage early learners! This is the first supplemental reading and math program based on AR technology. Supports ELL/ESL students.
Hi-Lo, Audio and Large Print Books
Hi-lo titles are appropriate for Title I funding and can help bring students up to grade level. Audiobooks can help ELL/ESL students improve reading skills, pronunciation and vocabulary. Large print books can assist with word recognition and reading comprehension.
Follett Science and Literacy Connections Program™
This K-5 program helps students develop informational literacy skills while learning about science. The program conforms to NGSS, CCSS ELA, TEKS and WIDA standards with differentiated materials. Available in English and Spanish.
Guided Reading bundles include titles in sets of six, so you can support and guide students with reading strategies during small group instruction. Bookroom options are also available.
National Geographic offers social studies, history, geography and science content from their world-renowned explorers, writers and photographers. Available in English and Spanish. Teacher support material included.
Ladders (Grades 3-5)
Global Issues (Grades 6-8)
Explore (Grades 6-8)