Integrating System 44 NG with Read 180 Universal

We are now using Read 180 U, but I'm struggling with the System 44 students. Since the two are from two separate programs, nothing is aligned in realms of topic/content. I do have old System 44 books, but it just doesn't mesh with the U program at all and seems like I'm bringing stuff up out of the blue for the sake of having something to go on. How do others use these two different programs when they are using a mixed model approach?

Posted on: November 10 2018
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  • AskDee

    I'm looking into some new ideas for mixed-model programs. I'll get back to you. In the meantime, perhaps some people who are doing this will respond.

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