Thursday, November 7, 2013
I Survived: The Sinking of The Titanic, 1912
I came across the I Survived series on www.tworeflectiveteachers.com and read the book about The Titanic in about 30 minutes. It is historical fiction from the perspective of a mischievous boy, full of adventure and suspense. The vocabulary featured some new words, but nothing too taxing. Overall, it seems a great fit for some of my struggling readers. It's still a Level R series, so a bit challenging for my student, but a far better option than The Boxcar Children. Even better, at $4 per book, I can easily get the whole collection for my classroom library.
Hmmm, still in search for some lower level books…maybe it's time to start writing!
Posted by Miss K at 9:47 PM