Harper Collins Navigating Nonfiction Student WorkText for grades 1 as students progress through the grades more and more of their reading is done in nonfiction or expository, materials content area textbooks. It also reading is done in reference books along with periodicals as well as informative articles on the internet. Worktext to help students need explicit instruction in identifying along with best utilizing the text features as well as text structures they encounter. Worktext includes 30 weeks of instruction that contains 2 weeks each of 15 supported instructional units. It follows a simple 2-step unit organization, step 1 is read aloud which contains a focus text feature as well as text structure, step 2 is independent reading which contains a student minibook with a focus text feature applied. Work text is a complete nonfiction reading program as well as navigating nonfiction will help students get the most out of this genre. It is designed to help students learn to read the guideposts that are guides to the organization of a particular piece of nonfiction. It will be better equipped to navigate their way through as well as comprehend the material. It features the main aim for reading these texts is to acquire information as well as the reasons for teaching. It also features effective strategies for tackling text that are obliging.