This beautifullly illustrated Student Anthology was put together to develop strong readers. It includes rich, authentic literature and content-area reading, student writing models, genre studies, and comprehensive test preparation.
Theme 1: Off to Adventure! - Cliff Hanger - The Ballad of Mulan - The Lost and Found - Radio Rescue - Sybil Ludington's Midnight Ride -- Focus on Poetry
Theme 2: Celebrating Traditions - The Keeping Quilt - Grandma's Records - The Talking Cloth - Dancing Rainbows - Miss Rumphius - Celebrating Chinese New Year -- Focus on Trickster Tales
Theme 3: Incredible Stories - Dogzilla - The Mysterious Giant of Barletta - Raising Dragons - The Garden of Abdul Gasazi - Fugitives on Four Legs - Dinosaur Bob and His Adventures with the Family Lazardo
NB: This PDF is best viewed two pages side-by-side. BTW: Dav Pilkey's incredible Dogzilla story had me in stitches. :-)