The popular weekly newspaper, News For You, has additional information online, including a weekly teacher’s guide with ideas on how to use the newspaper with your learner. Password: 981811
This module, from Vanderbilt University, demonstrates the PALS method of teaching reading. Also included are step-by-step instructions for each of the three PALS activities, as well as printable PALS materials.
This site offers a huge array of online short stories that can be sorted by fiction, nonfiction, romance, sci-fi, humor, horror and crime.
Our library is now available for you to look at on the web! Tutors and learners may check out materials through the front desk or Peg Monahan in the computer lab.
TV411 will help learners read for success, fine-tune their writing, expand their vocabulary, get a grip on math, and explore science. TV411 is a collection of entertaining videos and engaging web activities, all designed to help learners reach their learning goals.
This site offers free online English lessons for learners at all levels.
This site highlights current events in the news
Words that every English speaker should know how to read
This free English homework help resource guide includes links that will help learners complete reading assignments, compile research and write papers.
Virginia Adult Learning Resource Center (VALRC) has links and help for tutors and learners. One of the most popular is: Newsela which has daily news stories with adjustable reading levels. These stories prompt learners to “read closely, think critically,and expand their knowledge of the world.”
This is a news and educational site that offers current articles at beginning, intermediate and advanced reading levels. The site also has hundreds of educational videos for English lessons and grammar lessons.
This offers a list of apps that may be helpful for teachers. Some are free some are not.
Guide on how and where to start with helping your learner to read English.
CommonLit – https://www.commonlit.org/en/library
A library of hundreds of stories of all different reading levels. Tutors can search a topic their learner is interested in. Many stories have guiding questions, assessment, and discussion questions to help with reading comprehension.