• Resource ID: PBS338
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media The Electric Company Magazine | Issue Two

    In this issue of The Electric Company Magazine, children will build literacy skills through games and reading adventures with Jessica and the gang.
    Screen reader support enabled.

    • 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.

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3P2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Close Reading of Prose: Practice 2 (English II Reading)

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

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3P3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Close Reading of Poetry: Practice 3 (English II Reading)

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

    • 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: 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: PBS328
    • Grade Range: 1–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Reading Strategies

    This resource group teaches students a wide variety of reading strategies. It touches on such issues as careful reading and follow-through, context clues, capitalization, transition words, features of printed text, and the relationship between text and illustration.

    • 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: 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: E1RdM3L6
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Understatement/Overstatement (English I Reading)

    You will be able to recognize and explain the purpose of understatement and overstatement in a text.

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Applying Word Strategies: Multiple-Choice Review: Practice 1 (English II Reading)

    You will apply what you learned in lessons 1–6 to improve your reading fluency and comprehension.

    • Resource ID: PBS368
    • Grade Range: K–3
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    PBS Learning Media Comic Cam: Expressive Reading

    Jennifer Barber introduces the different characters she created for her stories when she was seven years old. She reads one of her stories using different voices to differentiate between the three characters. 

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Analyze an Argument: Practice 1 (English II Reading)

    You will be able to analyze the quality, relevance, and credibility of evidence that supports or opposes an argument.

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3P1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Annotate and Analyze a Paired Passage: Practice 1 (English II 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: E2RdM3L7
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    OnTrack logo Diction and Tone (English II Reading)

    You will be able to evaluate the role of diction and tone in literary nonfiction such as speeches, essays, and other forms.