Helps Grades 4-6 Students Rise to Grade
Level and Beyond in the Shortest Possible
Teachers of students in Grades 4-6 face a critical
challenge—teaching a demanding curriculum in all content
areas and literature to students who lack basic reading
skills. Trained to teach content area subjects with
texts written at higher reading levels, teachers in
Grades 4-6 are expected to cover the curriculum while
helping struggling students who are below grade level in
reading. Keys to Reading Success™ can help your
students reach grade level and beyond in less than a
school year so that they can read higher level content
Keys to Reading Success™ has proven to raise 88-98% of
all student’s in Grades 4 through 6 from 2 to 5 grade
levels in less than 9 months.
It has raised student scores on state
tests from 2/3 of the students scoring below state
standard to 2/3 above state standard in one school year.
This success can be yours through this
dynamic, powerful program, Keys to Reading Success™.
to Reading Success™
was developed by Ricki Linksman, author of How to
Learn Anything Quickly (Barnes and Noble, 2001),
Solving Your Child’s Reading Problems, and
Your Child Can Be a Great Reader, and Director of
National Reading Diagnostics Institute and Keys
Learning. She has trained thousands of from teachers
from grades 4-6 help students achieve reading success.
She has now made her proven tools and techniques
available to teachers across the nation through this
Internet delivered pre-K, K-12 and college program.
Keys to Reading Success™ with the Power of Internet
quick and easy reading screenings to find students who
are reading below grade level.
administer a complete on-line reading diagnostic test
within minutes to students to give an instant profile of
your student’s reading level, fluency, word-reading
ability, vocabulary, and comprehension skills, phonics
skills, and phonemic awareness, phonological awareness,
and graphophonemic awareness.
instant reports and an Individual Reading Plan
for each student to know what gaps to remediate.
targeted instruction to insure mastery of reading.
data to form flexible groupings for instruction.
monitor and document progress and growth.
Special Features of Keys to Reading
Screening and Diagnosis:
Using the power of technology Keys to Reading Success™
provides, in real time, a complete diagnosis of
students’ reading levels and skills in word-reading,
comprehension (literal and inferential), vocabulary,
reading speed, and fluency rate. There are also phonics
tests, phonemic awareness, phonological awareness, and
graphophonemic awareness tests. Tests are scored
instantly with immediate results.
The program automatically generates an individual
reading plan that prescribes what to teach the student
for improvement, and produces reports for each student
that you can use as the basis for instruction in
The diagnostic and assessment data is disaggregated into
numerous fields to meet the reporting needs of classroom
teachers, and to meet the requirements of NCLB for your
school and state.
An optional learning style and brain hemispheric
preference test helps the teacher find the student’s
strongest learning modality so the student can receive
instruction adapted to accelerate learning.
to Reading Success™
contains an entire Pre-K, K-12 and college course in all
aspects of reading with proven, explicit metacognitive
lesson plans. For those students who cannot decode words
due to lack of phonics skills, there is an accelerated
course in phonics that can be taught within four to nine
months so your students can gain the skills to decode
challenging words in Grades 4-6 text and prepare them
for junior high school. Lessons in literal and
inferential comprehension and vocabulary skills help
them develop strategies to understand a wide variety of
texts for success in content area subjects. All lessons
are aligned to state standards.
strategies helps teachers prepare students for class,
district, state, and national tests. The combination of
the comprehension, vocabulary, advanced word-reading
skills, and test-taking strategies have raised student
scores on state and national tests.
are included that apply comprehension, vocabulary, and
test-taking skills to content area subjects such as
science, social studies, literature, math, etc. with
alternative strategies in all learning style and brain
styles to accelerate student learning.
Assessment and Tracking Progress
Keys to Reading Success™
provides quick re-assessment and instant reports whether
students have mastered the skills and have made
measurable gains. Formative assessments can be
administered continually throughout the year.
The program keeps track of results for
ease of progress monitoring and reporting.
Student reports and lesson plans help
students understand why they are learning the various
skills help students become active participants in their
own goal setting and progress.
Parent involvement take-home pages help parents
reinforce the weekly lessons. These fun and
easy-to-use resources are written in parent-friendly
Motivate Student Success
Keys to Reading Success™
is a tool that raises students’ self-esteem and
motivation so they realize they can achieve.
Empower your students to be lifelong lovers of
Can Benefit from Keys to Reading Success™?
Grade 4-6 teachers, including content area teachers who
teach science, social studies, math, health, art, music,
vocational courses, and technology courses. It has been
used successfully by regular education, special
education, Title 1, and ELL teachers.
How can I see the program in action?
You can arrange to have an on-line demo from any
computer with an Internet connection. Without leaving
your school or home, see how this time saving,
cost-effective, and proven program can help your
Call for a quick on-line demonstration today!
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