Do you have reluctant readers? Are you always trying to find engaging materials that kids will truly love reading? If you teach elementary students, this might be a good choice as you swing into crunch time with reading test prep. Topics such as dinosaur poop, volcanoes, and extreme insects are sure to lure those reluctant readers. Each topic is either science or social studies to facilitate cross-curricular instruction These are short nonfiction passages with four questions each. Questions require students to infer and otherwise think deeply about their text to answer questions. Available in two reading levels. Click here for grades 4-6. Click here for grades 2-3.