• Readworks.org https://www.readworks.org/

    Reading passages and comprehension questions for a large range of grades and reading levels.                                                                                          Their website states ReadWorks is here to support educators and families facing the unprecedented challenge of remote learning due to COVID-19. Please find remote learning resources for educators herefamilies here, and our updates & policies here. As always, as part of our nonprofit mission, ReadWorks platform and materials are completely free.

     Newela.com: https://newsela.com/                                                                                                                                                    

    This website is geared toward teacher use but families may also be able to access. It offers a range of text topics aligned with national and state learning standards.

    Their website states:  Whether your school is teaching through a closure or building plans to prepare, we’re here to help you ensure that learning doesn’t stop. We’re offering free access to Newsela’s entire product suite for the rest of the 2019/2020 school year.

    Colorin Colorado: https://www.colorincolorado.org/

    This is an amazing English learning site with lots and lots of useful resources, research, videos, and an entire section devoted to “For Families”.

    Their website states: A bilingual site for educators and families of English Language Learners

     Starfall: https://www.starfall.com/h/

    An educational website for students preK-3rd grade or for English newcomers. This site has many free aspects but at this time a low cost fee will give you expanded availability and content.

    Their website states:  Starfall activities are research-based and align with Individual and Common Core State Standards in English language arts and mathematics.