Benchmark Early Explorers
The Benchmark Early Explorers Program is used in grades K-2, 90 minutes a day, 5 times a week. This program integrates the development of literacy, language, and content-area knowledge. 172 leveled math, science, and socials studies books provide built-in scaffolds for beginning readers and English language learners. Carefully controlled language improves comprehension. Predictable sentence structures build confidence. Visual content supports academic vocabulary. Text-dependent comprehension questions for each book help students develop evidence-based answers.