ED TECH TIPS

Online Reading Resources

Build Reading Endurance & Practice Test Taking Strategies

In addition to the Powerschool reading passages, there are quite a few fantastic online sites that offer high-quality reading experiences for your students. These resources are full of reading passages. Some have comprehension questions and others do not. Utilize them to help support your reading instruction and practice.

READING SITES WITH COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS

Newsela

Current event articles scaled at 5 different Lexile reading comprehension levels. Students can take short quizzes and immediately see results.


Enter Newsela here.

CURIOSITY BASED READING

Wonderopolis

Ever wonder "How does medicine know where you hurt?" or "Where does sea glass come from?" Wonderopolis is full of articles written based on the curiosity of children. Students can submit a wonder and the good folks at Wonderopolis investigate and write about it. Articles cover a vast selection of topics!


Check out Wonderopolis here.

BIOGRAPHIES

PAIRED TEXT

Scholastic Bookflix

Thematically paired fiction and nonfiction titles designed to bridge learning-to-read and reading-to-learn. Request free trial!


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Reading A-Z

Reading A-Z has a robust collection of leveled readers, lesson plans, worksheets, and assessments to teach guided reading, reading proficiency, and comprehension. But did you know that they also have paired text?! New materials are added each month.


While our district no longer has paid licenses, you can sign up for a free trial!

Need Integration Assistance?

Need help integrating a digital resource into your class activities? Want to co-teach a lesson? Want to set up one-on-one training? Simply have questions on how to best implement a technology resource? In your request, try to be specific with what your needs are. Say something like "I would like training with/in..." or "I'm planning out a lesson and need to bounce an idea off you about..."


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