Welcome to the website where teacher resources for reading and science can be found. Where would you like to go?
"When students read literature that connects science to their everyday lives, the science becomes more interesting and relevant, and in turn, students are motivated to gain a better understanding of the subject matter."
Delo, L. 2008. Reading Aloud. The Science Teacher. National Science Teachers Association.
Reading For Kids
Shelterwood Books and Teacher Resources is the home site for the beginning phonics program, Reading For Kids (and Adults!).
Reading For Kids (and Adults!) breaks the process of learning to read down into small, manageable parts. It is packed full of reproducible phonics worksheets and comes with reproducible flashcards and alphabet tiles. By following the clear, simple instructions, you will be directed step by step in teaching someone to read.
It is designed for anyone to use. If you can speak English and
read this paragraph, you have all the skills necessary to use this book.
Ideal for parents, teachers, tutors, community volunteers, librarians and neighbors to use to help someone learn to read or to help improve reading skills.
For more information on our phonics program, click on the Reading For Kids link on the left of this page. To purchase, choose between the printed version or the eBook version below.
The print version is available for sale through our Amazon Create Space Store for $18.99.
The Reading For Kids (and Adults!) ebook is now available for only $14.95! Purchase price includes unlimited copies for one household, classroom, community center, or library. If you are interested in purchasing the eBook, click add to cart below.
We are constantly looking for new ways to connect science and literature for children. Since there are already a lot of resources available for the early elementary grades, our focus is on upper elementary and middle school. As this site grows we will expand our materials to include high school as well. The Science and Literacy Connections link, along with more teacher resources will be added soon.
Reading For Kids (and Adults!) is a phonics based reading program for all ages. It has over 260 pages packed full of reproducible worksheets, flashcards, and stories to develop reading skills in students.
Price: $18.99 USD
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If you are interested in purchasing the ebook version for only $14.99, click the "Add To Cart" button below.