Teacher Created Resources is an educational publishing company founded by Mary Dupuy Smith a classroom teacher. The concept behind this successful line is that they’re aware first-hand about teaching. All the products are "created by teachers for teachers and parents.". Start with 150 nonfiction reading passages about people places and events related to science sports history and social studies. Follow them with multiple choice questions designed to reinforce reading comprehension skills ranging from basic recall to critical thinking. With daily practice students will become confident readers who can demonstrate their comprehension skills on standardized tests. This book is correlated to the Common Core State Standards.