A smart approach to independent reading in middle school that’s perfectly aligned with the Common Core! Twenty-five step-by-step mini-lessons demonstrate key comprehension strategies; students are then responsible for applying these strategies to their independent reading and documenting their work with SmartNotes. These text-based notes provide accountability and open a window into students’ thinking so teachers can identify and address their needs right away. An effective, efficient system for teaching and assessing reading - and ensuring students’ reading growth!This enhanced eBook gives you the freedom to copy and paste the content of each page into the format that fits your needs. You can post lessons on your class website, make student copies, and more.