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Grades K-2


Children who do not read proficiently in third grade are four times less likely to graduate from high school on time (Hernandez 2012).

Superkids is just for K–2, when the skills of learning how to read and write must be mastered. Superkids Reading Program is a core curriculum of explicit, systematic instruction that integrates reading with all the language arts. It is both rigorous and highly motivating because of the Superkids characters. Blending the science of reading with the art of teaching, Superkids is a program that teachers and children love. Of greatest importance: It works.

Superkids gets real results! In a nationwide study, the reading skills of 3,200 students were tested at the beginning and end of kindergarten. Look what happened after just one year of instruction with the Superkids Reading Program.

Key Features

  • This core literacy curriculum teaches all aspects of reading seamlessly integrated with the language arts.
  • Explicit, step-by-step lessons build skills systematically as children progress through the program.
  • The Superkids characters engage and motivate children with their unique personalities and interests.

Skills Exercised

  • Phonemic awareness and phonics
  • Reading (comprehension, fluency, etc.)
  • English language arts (spelling, handwriting, grammar, and composition)


  • 18 Student Books
  • 24 Informational Text Read-Alouds(for whiteboard use)
  • 43 Library Books
  • Online Games
  • Interactive Books

First Grade

  • 2 Readers, 10 Student Books
  • 20 Informational Mini-Magazines
  • 68 Library Books
  • Online Games
  • Interactive Books

Second Grade

  • 2 Readers, 2 Word Work Books
  • 8 Informational Magazines
  • 16 Authentic Fiction Books
  • 16 Book Talk Journals
  • Interactive Books

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