Finding Informational Texts

CJHS Literacy Team

District Subscriptions

Upfront Magazine--excellent current events articles at higher reading level.

Scope Magazine--more literary but some informational articles at lower reading level.

  • Single copies in your mailbox
  • Master binder with teacher edition on workroom table
  • PDFs of selected article emailed to you

Some of the Top Sites to Find Articles

New York Times Learning Blog

  • Uses New York Times articles
  • Allows search by subject
  • Lesson plans included
  • High interest

Need more? How about my professional crush?

Most Addictive Source for Informational Text

Free app now available on the web! Create your own personalized magazine. Love the format--easy to use. Try emailing articles to yourself to use in the classroom or now you can add articles you like into a magazine on a topic of your choice.