Teacher's Guides and other teaching aids are complete, concise, and straightforward to use. These materials are provided:
- Student Book Teacher's Guides
- Writing Teacher's Guides
- Super Smart Teacher's Guides
- Assessment Books
- Practice Pages Books
The guides provide all the lessons for teaching the core skills in the corresponding Student Books. Instruction is explicit and thorough, but not scripted.
Student Book Teacher's Guides also have lessons to help guide children's comprehension as they read stories in the Student Books. Differentiation tips are included.
The guides provide three to five writing lessons for each unit. Each writing lesson has three parts: instruction and modeling, practice and application, and sharing.
The guides have a lesson for teaching each Super Smart Informational Digital Read-Aloud text. Lessons guide comprehension and build content knowledge and vocabulary.
The two Assessment Books contain reproducible tests, tips for informal assessment, and record-keeping forms. Online versions of the tests are also available for students to take independently.
The two Practice Pages Books have reproducible pages for skills practice. The pages are also available in consumable workbooks.