SRA Imagine It! meets all of the elements recommended by the National Reading Panel: instruction in phonological and phonemic awareness, explicit phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. The program covers all daily reading, language arts, and writing curriculum requirements, while also meeting standards for science and social studies.
Unit 1 - Friendship
This unit explores many different kinds of friendships. The selections show how friendships are not always easy and many times require work and commitment. However, friendships are an important part of life.
Unit 2 - Animals and Their Habitats
This unit explores many different types of habitats. The selections explore habitats of the many animals in nature, what happens to animals when habitats disappear, and why we should respect the homes of the many different animals in our world.
Unit 3 - Money
This unit explores the history of bartering and the evolution of money. Students will learn how money works, what role money plays in people's lives both past and present, and what creative ideas people have had in order to earn money.
Unit 4 - Earth, Moon, and Sun
When we see a picture of our planet, Earth, it may seem small. However, when we compare it to the moon, the sun, or the rest of the universe, it may seem bigger than we can imagine. Throughout time, men and women have wondered about Earth, the sun, and the moon. They have asked questions and discovered amazing new things. This unit explores those discoveries and investigates what lies beyond our planet.
Unit 5 - Communities Across Time
This unit focuses on learning how our communities came to be, how human beings affect the land where we live and work, and how the land affects us.
Unit 6 - Storytelling
This unit focuses on how stories preserve and pass on traditions, teach valuable life lessons, and bond families and cultures together.