Important Literacy Resources
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Newsela.com has free, leveled texts for all disciplines! Articles are updated daily! All HMS teachers have Newsela PRO accounts!
Readworks.org has free, leveled texts for all readers! Assessment and planning ideas are embedded within the site.
Commonlit.org has it all! Find free, high-quality reading materials to supplement many texts. Site is organized by texts and essential questions!
Scope Scholastic Magazine is highly engaging for all readers! Students can read, view, and/or listen to hundreds of stories of their choice. Also, lots of possible mentor texts for writing and reading workshops! Password for students = T9BH8M
Get ready to be blown away by this free site, created by professors at Harvard University! Interdisciplinary texts organized by content areas and Common Core State Standards. Many of our teachers are using these resources to help students prepare for interdisciplinary Socratic seminars. Click on tabs and then the triangle to download all the free texts/ideas!
Amazing site organized by renowned researcher, Freddy Hiebert. Look here for vocabulary resources, videos, webinars, free leveled texts, research....everything!!!
Free site, found on textproject.org. Free, leveled interdisciplinary expository texts on almost any subject you can imagine!
Action Scholastic Magazine has differentiated texts on highly engaging topics. Short video clips, along with read-aloud components are embedded in many of the articles. Password (for students and teachers) = T9BH8M
University of Arkansas website dedicated to the Comprehensive Literacy Model framework. Videos, articles, texts....many answers to your initial questions can be found here!