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Since 1959, Lerner Publishing Group has published exceptional, award-winning nonfiction and fiction books for grades K-12. We publish to make reading educational and rewarding for kids, whether through more inspired books or engaging, interactive reading such as the Lerner Interactive Book™. Lerner Interactive Books give readers at all levels a new way to build confidence, skills, and make reading and learning fun—not frustrating.
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289 Interactive Books Available Online and on the iPad®
LERNER INTERACTIVE BOOK™ FEATURES
Watch, Listen and Learn
The sound option allows kids to practice reading independently or follow along as each word is highlighted on the screen while being narrated, reinforcing early reading skills including fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.
SINGLE WORD REPEAT
Narrated text helps new and struggling readers and English Language Learners connect the spoken and written word. Select and click any word on the page to hear it pronounced and repeated.
Large, colorful tools are easy to use for the youngest learners. Students control the reading experience. Visual and auditory cues alert readers to go to the next page when page-turn is off.
DUAL AUDIO SPEEDS
Lerner Interactive Books™ include dual audio speeds so students can adjust reading pace to their ability.
Help early readers increase their vocabularies by defining key content- area words. Children can hear the definitions read aloud in the interactive glossary.
Early readers can follow along as each word is highlighted on the screen as it is read aloud. This helps to build word recognition and fluency.
ZOOM—NEW IN FALL 2011!
The zoom-in featured allows readers to click-and-zoom within a page to increase the text size for easier reading.
PROGRESS BAR—NEW IN FALL 2011!
The click-and-drag progress bar allows readers to quick jump to pages within the book.
Each Lerner Interactive Book™ features unique educational, fun activities and resources to extend the reading experience. Visit www.lernerbooks.com to browse the entire collection of 123 Lerner Interactive Books.
FIRST STEP NONFICTION—LET'S LOOK AT PLANTS
Vibrant color photographs and simple sentences introduce students to the parts of plants. Students will love learning about plants while improving their reading skills. This series meets both science and reading standards.
RL: 1 • IL: K-2
CLOVERLEAF BOOKS™—PLANET PROTECTORS
Our planet needs help. Here come Tyler and Trina to the rescue! These enthusiastic six-year-olds show readers how to reduce, reuse, recycle, and more. Applealing artwork and a picture book format make learning about protecting the planet fun.
RL: 2 • IL: K-2
LIGHTNING BOLT BOOKS™—EXPLORING PHYSICAL SCIENCE
This informative series introduces young readers to basic physics concepts, from gravity and friction to floating and sinking. Bright photos and accessible text clarify each concept and bring curricular topics to life.
RL: 2 • IL: K-2
SEARCHLIGHT BOOKS™—HOW DO SIMPLE MACHINES WORK?
As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on a key science question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Hands-on experiments, interesting photos, and useful diagrams will help students find the answer!
RL: 3 • IL: 3-5
MATH IS CATEGORICAL®
From the author and illustrator duo of the best-selling Words Are Categorical® series, Math Is Categorical® introduces basic math concepts for young readers and reveals that sometimes math is easier to show than explain! Pairing clever rhyming verse with comical cartoon cats, Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable help children add up just how fun math can be!
RL: 3 • IL: K-3
Educational Research Supports Lerner Interactive Books
Designed to uniquely support literacy improvement for struggling readers, Lerner Interactive Books provide a valuable resource to help support student learning and reading improvement. Download our white paper, "What the Research Says: How Lerner Interactive Books Support Reading Comprehension and Content Knowledge Acquisition" to learn more.
Lerner Interactive Books™ are a reliable and consistent classroom resource. They can be employed any time a traditional print book would be used. By extending the benefits of a print book, Lerner Interactive Books help students learn beyond the actual content presented. Download the Lerner Interactive Books™ Implementation Guide designed to support educators using Lerner Interactive Books™ in whole group and small group instruction, learning and media centers, independent reading, and after school programs to simultaneously teach and reinforce specific subject matter along with essential Reading and English Language Art skills.
View the Lerner Digital™ Catalog online.