Comprehensive Literacy with Standards-Informed Instruction to Create Independent Thinkers, Readers, and Writers
Scholastic Literacy is a unique comprehensive literacy program that pairs incisive standards-informed instruction with the quality of books that only Scholastic can offer.
With unparalleled access to authentic and culturally relevant text throughout in every area of the literacy block, Scholastic Literacy is designed to engage readers, support social-emotional development, and help students become lifelong independent thinkers, readers, and writers.
Our standards-informed approach to instruction presents power standards through a spiraled thematic curriculum.
Choice and Access to Authentic Texts
Scholastic Literacy offers an unparalleled access to quality and quantity of authentic literature that allows students to choose and explore a wide range of topics and genres.
Dr. Donyall Dickey on Scholastic Literacy
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A Unique Approach to Standards-Informed Instruction
Scholastic Literacy equips teachers with a deep conceptual understanding of critical literacy skills, the academic language related to those skills, and the tools they need to plan and facilitate instruction. Teachers receive an instructional roadmap that guides them through our standards-based instructional approach and provides an easy-to-use gradual release model with performance-based objectives built in for both educators and students.Read the Research
Unparalleled Quality and Quantity
Through Scholastic Literacy’s unparalleled collection of print and digital titles, students interact with authentic texts each day during whole-class, small-group, and independent learning.View Our Variety of Authentic Texts
Personalized and Adaptive Digital Learning and Structured Independent Reading
Innovative digital resources provide personalized instruction and practice for:
- Phonemic awareness and phonics
- Vocabulary and word story
- Independent reading with nearly 2,400 eBooks
- Individualized reading and writing supported by real-time reporting provides teachers with data they need to inform and differentiate their instruction, form groups, and maximize program effectiveness.
The Scholastic Literacy Classroom
Scholastic Literacy gives educators maximum flexibility with consistent, coherent, and easy-to-implement instructional design.Explore the Classroom