Teaching & Learning

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Searching for resources online by reading difficulty

Rather helpfully, Google have a facility where you can filter your search results according to the complexity of language. Really useful when finding resources and articles to use with classes: check students' reading ages and adjust your search results accordingly.

Check out this link to find out more, or watch this 1 minute video of an over-enthusiastic American showing you how it works:

Google Search - Reading level


A lot of this has been stolen from @davidfawcett, a PE teacher doing interesting things with teaching literacy in PE. For more, take a look here