Content refers to what the student should know, understand and be able to do. It includes both what the student needs to learn and how the student gains access to the content.
This knowledge includes the strategies, skills and understandings that are fundamental to the development of literacy.
All of our students work toward understanding the same essential knowledge. This cannot be changed. What is most likely to change, however, is the complexity of the content and how the students gain access to this essential knowledge.
Provide options for book choices at varied levels of complexity and readability.