Reading Comprehension and Writing
The Complete Writer: Writing With Ease (Level 1 – 4) by Susan Wise Bauer – suggested for elementary grades, but I used this for my daughter, who has dyslexia, throughout her middle school years.
The Complete Writer: Writing With Skill (Level 1 – 4) by Susan Wise Bauer – suggested for middle school years, but I currently use this for my 14-year-old daughter who has dyslexia.
The Creative Writer: Five Finger Exercises (Level 1) by Boris Fishman – I intend to use this with my daughter later as she advances through Writing With Skill.
Other books in the series:
The Creative Writer: Essential Ingredients (Level 2) by Boris Fishman
The Creative Writer: Building Your Craft (Level 3) by Boris Fishman
The Creative Writer: Becoming A Writer (Level 4) by Boris Fishman
Reading Detective RX by The Critical Thinking Co. – suggested for grades 6 through 12+.
The Language Mechanic by The Critical Thinking Co. – suggested for grades 4 through 7, but I used this with both my teens to brush up on their grammar skills.
Editor In Chief by The Critical Thinking Co. – suggested for grades 4 through 5, but I use this with my daughter to practice her grammar skills.
Word Roots by The Critical Thinking Co. – suggested for grades 5 through 12+.
The Reading Teacher’s Book of Lists: Grades K – 12 by Edward B. Fry and Jacqueline E. Kress – I used this mainly for spelling word lists, but there is a wealth of info in this book that I will be using once my youngest is old enough to sit still for lessons.