• Resource ID: PBS377
    • Grade Range: K–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Engagement | Reading Rockets: Topics A to Z

    Families play an important role in how well students do in school. Find information about the importance of teachers and parents working together on behalf of kids, as well as examples of programs that specifically make the link between home and school.
     

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Close Reading of Poetry: Practice 2 (English I Reading)

    You will read carefully in order to identify allusion, imagery, metaphor, and symbolism and to evaluate their impact on the meaning of a text.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Close Reading of Prose: Practice 1 (English I Reading)

    You will read carefully in order to identify diction, tone, and irony and evaluate their impact on the meaning of a text.

    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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    OnTRACK English I Reading: Reading and Vocabulary Development Across Genres

    OnTRACK English I Reading, Module 1, Lessons 1–5 and Practice Lesson. Students will understand new vocabulary and use it when reading and writing.

    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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    OnTRACK English I Reading: Reading Comprehension Across Genres

    OnTRACK English I Reading, Module 2, Lessons 1–3 and Practice 1 and 2. Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about theme and genre in different cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support their understanding.

    • Resource ID: PBS412
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Marvin K. Mooney Activity

    In this activity, students get to combine the world of literacy and physical movement! As the teacher reads the book “Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now” by Dr. Seuss, students listen carefully 

    • Resource ID: PBS421
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Waddle

    Get your students up and moving in this Kindergarten through 5th grade activity that connects literacy, creativity and movement! Students act out different animals in the book “Waddle” as the teacher reads aloud. 

    • Resource ID: PBS384
    • Grade Range: K–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Education | Reading Rockets: Topics A to Z

    Teaching reading is a complex process that draws upon an extensive knowledge base and repertoire of strategies. Find out more about best practices in reading instruction and why so many are concerned that our teachers aren't prepared to teach in today's classrooms.

    • Resource ID: PBS366
    • Grade Range: K–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Intervention | Reading Rockets: Topics A to Z

    Response to Intervention (RTI) is a 3-tier framework schools can adopt to identify and help struggling learners—before they fail. 

    • Resource ID: PBS354
    • Grade Range: K–5
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Music Video: Reading with Feeling

    The Burnham Brothers sing "Reading with Feeling," a song explaining the importance of reading with the feelings ascribed to the characters and events. This resource teaches reading techniques and fluency.

    • Resource ID: PBS367
    • Grade Range: K–4
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Activities | Reading Rockets: Topics A to Z

    Need some ideas for reading-based activities you can do with children? This section offers suggestions to help parents, teachers, preschool teachers, and childcare providers fill kids' days with fun and stimulating reading and writing activities.

    • Resource ID: BB0000
    • Grade Range: 5–12
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Building Blocks for Teaching Adolescents with Reading Difficulties

    This online resource is designed to enhance teachers’ knowledge and skills so they can effectively teach adolescent students who struggle with reading.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM3L7
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Irony, Sarcasm, Paradox (English I Reading)

    You will be able to identify and explain the purpose of irony, sarcasm, and paradox in a text.

    • Resource ID: PBS426
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Read a Good Book: Creature Craft | IPTV KIDS Clubhouse

    Clubhouse friends visit their local library to read and discover more about birds. In this segment, kids take on the role of a bird and create a nest. Working in teams, kids apply their problem solving skills to create birds' nests without using their hands.

    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

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    OnTRACK English I Reading: Understanding and Analysis of Literary Text

    OnTRACK English I Reading, Module 3, Lessons 1–13 and Practice Lessons. Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about theme and genre in different cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support their understanding.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM2P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Annotate and Analyze a Paired Passage: Practice 1 (English I Reading)

    You will read and annotate paired texts in order to make inferences, draw conclusions, and synthesize ideas and details using textual evidence.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM2P2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Annotate and Analyze a Paired Passage: Practice 2 (English I Reading)

    You will read and annotate paired texts in order to make inferences, draw conclusions, and synthesize ideas and details using textual evidence.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM1P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Applying Word Study Strategies (English I Reading)

    You will apply what you learned in previous lessons, (1) Linguistic Roots and Affixes, (2) Denotation and Connotation, (3) Origins and Meanings of Foreign Words, (4) Cognates, and (5) Reference Materials, to improve your fluency and comprehension.

    • Resource ID: E1RdM2L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Annotate for Meaning (English I Reading)

    You will learn how to annotate or mark a text as you read and re-read to gain a deeper understanding of the text.

    • Resource ID: PBS362
    • Grade Range: PreK–2
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Reading Camp Day 1: Alpha Pig's Alphabet Day | Super Why!

    Click on the links to access an overview of the Day 1 activities, the Day 1 materials list, instructions for each activity (including related materials PDFs), take-home worksheets, and links to the related episode, computer game, and video clips.