Finding Informational Texts
CJHS Literacy Team
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
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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.