Language Arts Teacher Sites
A partnership between the International Reading Association (IRA), the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), and the Verizon Foundation. They provide educators and students with access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.
Read books on-line in English and different languages.
Humanities resources from the world's great museums, libraries, cultural institutions, and universities. Click on the Literature and Language Arts tab for lesson plans and links to resources.
Reading assessments and instructional materials for teachers.
A site for Wisconsin educators to search for lessons and resources that match the Wisconsin standards.
Support for eight reading strategies: prior knowledge, making connections, questioning, visualizing, inferring, summarizing, evaluating and synthesizing. The "Teachers" section for each strategy has a teacher guide for the student interactive and student video, a teacher video about the strategy, additional lesson plans, teaching tips, book suggestions, related research and links to other Web resources.
Teachers with subscriptions can log in and print books for their students.
Information about reading for parents and teachers.
A portal to thousands of online resources you can use to explore children's and young adult books and their authors. The site provides immediate access to useful materials and exciting programs (short movies, audio book readings, book discussion guides, and more) that add a multimedia dimension to reading in the classroom, library, and home. This resource is free for Wisconsin students/residents- use onwisconsin as the password.
This website has been created by a retired Reading Specialist to provide downloadable resources and materials for classroom teachers, reading and resource specialists, speech therapists, parents and students in the area of language arts.
This website, provided by the International Reading Association, offers hundreds of articles on a range of topics in reading education.
Well-known author Jan Brett provides a wealth of illustrated instructional materials that she adds to regularly, as well as tie-ins to her many books.