- Why TCI?
- Free Lessons
- Professional Development
See how TCI engages all learners and provides comprehensive teacher support to Bring Learning Alive! in elementary classrooms.
From vibrant informational text to thought-provoking primary sources, each lesson has many opportunities to practice reading.
Each unit includes an Inquiry Project where students research a compelling question and use evidence from the reading to write an argument.
The unit’s Social Studies Stories explore different perspectives, literature, primary sources, and biographies.
Formative and summative assessments are woven throughout every TCI lesson and reading, including creative processing assignments, lesson games, and TCI’s customizable tests. Learn more about flexible assessment options.
Tools like differentiated reading levels, text-to-speech, main ideas, and highlighting provide extra reading support. Students can build their vocabulary with checks for understanding and vocabulary cards.
TCI’s programs are available in English and Spanish to support dual immersion classrooms and English Learners.
Each lesson includes adjustments to support English Learners, Learners with Special Education Needs, Learners Reading and Writing Below Grade Level, and Advanced Learners.
TCI makes your life easier with comprehensive teacher support, including pacing guides, enhancing learning, and differentiating instruction.
TCI is a supportive partner for teachers and provides live and self-paced professional development where you can earn certificates.
Rostering + Learning Management Systems
Our digital platform integrates seamlessly, allowing you to stay connected with your students. Explore our LMS integrations.
I had parent-teacher conferences the other night and one of the parents said, ‘My kids are coming home and telling me all the things they are learning about in social studies.’ It’s exciting to see that level of engagement over social studies.
– Sindy Kafka, 4th Grade Teacher