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Free Reading Lessons
Learn more about our award-winning reading curriculum or choose one of our free Reading Lessons: Kindergarten | First | Second | Third | Fourth | Fifth SmartTutor Think…OnlineEducation’s FREE Reading Activities will increase children’s motivation to learn and help kids become better readers by teaching these necessary sub-skills: Phonics: Children learn systematic and predictable relationships between written letters and spoken sounds.Phonemic Awareness: Children learn to think about, identify and work with individual sounds in spoken words.Vocabulary: Children learn appropriate grade-level words to help them expand their vocabulary, understand what they read and communicate more effectively.Sight Words: Children learn to recognize common sight words from the Dolch and Fry word lists to increase reading fluency.Reading Comprehension: Children learn to actively construct meaning when reading both fiction and non-fiction passages.

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Reading Comprehension Worksheets "Your reading comprehension materials are the best I've found on the web. They are so thorough and comprehensive! My students and I have learned a lot from them. Thanks so much!" -- Susan B., Carter, KY. 03/21/12 Reading Comprehension - Free Worksheets Home- English- Math - Reading - Research - Keys - Newsworthy - Links - Contact Reading Comprehension, Volume 5: Number 32, Word Meanings From Context Number 31, The Painting Number 30, Word Meanings From Context Number 29, Charity, Poem

Syrian Journey: What would you take with you? - BBC News People fleeing war in Syria have to make difficult decisions and face life-changing dilemmas on their journey to find a better life. But is there something you just couldn't you leave behind? Using the hashtags: #whatwouldyoutake? and #SyrianJourney we want you to share your answers with text, images and/or video as part of the BBC Arabic project exploring migration from Syria. We are going to make a documentary from your responses, so we look forward to what you have to say. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Teaching Ideas and Resources: Read the first paragraph where Christopher discovers the dead dog. Can you complete the story from that point? The book is a murder mystery novel.

English Reading Practice - Educational Stories, Articles and Exercises English reading practice is very important if you want to improve your English reading skills. This section contains articles on different subjects for you to read. Each article has contains an exercise too. The Circus: Superlatives and Comparatives Read through the text about a circus, then answer the questions below. The Rodriguez Brothers Circus is in town! Every year, the circus arrives and stays for a week. "ESL English Listening and Reading Audiobooks" Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque It is 1939. Despite a law banning him from performing surgery, Ravic —a German doctor and refugee living in Paris— has been treating some of the city’s most elite citizens. Forbidden to return to his own country, and dodging the everyday dangers of jail and deportation, Ravic manages to hang on —all the while searching for the Nazi who tortured him back in Germany. And though he’s given up on the possibility of love, life has a curious way of taking a turn toward the romantic.

Storyboard That Classroom Edition - Starting at Just $9.95 per month Got it! This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website More info You Teach. They Create. Everyone Learns. Free English Reading comprehension tests and exercises online Reading comprehension is also an important part when you take an English test. Reading comprehension test can help you to improve vocabulary, grammar, and logical thought ability. There are some tips for you to improve reading skills:

Visual Storytelling: 5 Classroom Projects and Lesson Ideas That Combine Art and Writing Here are five project ideas to inspire students to use both writing and art to create a work that is powerful and new. 1. The Portrait Photo EssayA photo essay is a wonderful way to educate and engage the public. Zlata Filipovic, whose journal was Sarajevo's answer to Anne Frank's diary, tells of her fears for Bosnia today But unfortunately for her, the life she relates in her diary is more often compared to that of Anne Frank, trapped in Amsterdam during the Nazi occupation. The Serb siege of Sarajevo went on longer than the Second World War siege of Leningrad, now St Petersburg. Its 380,000 people were left without food, electricity, water or heating for 46 months, hiding from the 330 shells a day that smashed into the city.

My Daughter, The Fox Jackie Kay's story My Daughter, The Fox gives the reader an unusual view of the mother/child relationship. As the title suggests, the narrator's daughter isn't human, but the feelings generated between mother and daughter are universal and so the scene is set for the paradox to be played out. Please Note:The teacher should take into consideration the age and cultural background of the pupils because several taboo words are used by the author. If those words are not acceptable in a particular classroom they can be replaced by milder equivalents (euphemisms) or obliterated with asterisks. To find out more about the Britlit writing team in Russia and watch an interview with the team, click here or follow the link below:

Adventures in Literacy Land: Tackling Text Complexity I recently attended a literacy workshop where we discussed text complexity. I had a few "ah-ha" moments during the session that I'd like to share with you today. Text complexity is something many teachers struggle with when selecting reading material for their students. We want a "just right" fit, a book that will engage students and provide the appropriate amount of challenge.

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