Literacy

News Resources

Newspaper Map- Newspapers from all over the globe- language key available. Filter by language, location or newspaper type

 Listen Current- news and lessons in audio format

 NBC Learn K-12- standards based video resources for ALL subjects. Register to get your free account as an Indiana educator.

21st Century Literacy

Bring Books and Authors Alive (Username: Indiana             Password: INSPIRE)

Read Works- fiction and nonfiction articles searchable by lexile, grade level, interest and student age. Comprehension assessments available.

 Persuasion Map- interactive online persuasion map- prewriting and organization  tool

Rewordify- adjust the level of a reading by changing the complexity of the vocabulary. Great for differentiating.

Newsela- printable news articles at multiple reading levels

Wordle- create word clouds

Read, Write, Think- EXCELLENT resource for literacy in all subjects

Vocab Ahead- SAT vocabulary building

 

 

 

Graphic Organizers

Graphic Organizers are helpful tools which facilitate the visualization of concepts, relationships and facts.  They aid students in organizing, interpreting and understanding their learning.

Online / Interactive

Graphic Organizers Generators - Create a graphic organizer: 

Education Oasis - A collection of graphic organizers categorized by skill (cause and effect; character; compare and contrast; and more)

edHelper Graphic Organizers - Printable graphic organizers with graphics

ReadingQuest - Graphic organizers designed for Social Studies that can be used cross-disciplines; many accompanied by instructions

Scholastic Organizers- Reading comprehension graphic organizers