Great adventures, experiences, and knowledge are guaranteed to keep and continue your reading practice using these free resources:
RENAISSANCE PLACE myON: provides 24/7 access to thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles through a personalized literacy experience. With the login provided, students can search and read book titles within their ATOS reading level, many of which are associated with AR quizzes. I would recommend viewing the video tutorial on its use.
School Name: Read at Home
FRECKLE: (Renaissance Place Product) empowers teachers to differentiate instruction across Math, ELA, Social Studies and Science. Your teacher will enroll you through Google Classroom. This opportunity is good until June 30, 2020.
AUDIBLE: (an Amazon Company) Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.No login required. Click here.
VOOKS.COM: Storybooks Brought to Life! A kid-safe, ad-free streaming library of read-aloud animated storybooks.Enjoyed by millions of children every week, trusted by parents, and loved by teachers and Miss Middleton. This site is free for teachers, parents and families are offered a free 30-day trial then $4.99 a month subscription cost.
Parents: click here
Teachers: click here
LIGHTBOX: An interactive and curriculum-correlated e-platform is available for K-5 grade levles at no cost, now through July 31, 2020! Subscribe here to receive this free, limited time offer and for more information.
BIG TIMBER MEDIA: Free access to a wide variety of web-hosted eBooks and digital resources to schools and libraries throughout the United States. Big Timber Media hosts over 10,000 eBooks on their platform from many of the top publishing partners in the industry today. No registration is required for this free offer and can be accessed by students, parents, educators and public libraries by simply visiting this link.
ABDO ZOOM: Online research for beginning readers. Free online databases through June 2020! Click here
Username: abdo zoom
MEADOW LANE E-BOOKS FROM ABDO DIGITAL: our own personal e-book shelf listing books ranging from reading levels 1.7-4.8.
ABDO DIGITAL BOOKSHELF (no login required): ABDO wants to ensure that young learners everywhere continue to have the opportunity to learn and grow during this unprecedented event.
EPIC: Epic! is the Leading Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under. Instantly access 35,000 of the best books, learning videos, quizzes & more. This site is free if your teacher has created a class login for you. CLICK HERE.
Starting July 1, all families who signed up for Remote Student Access will be able to enjoy a brand new service, Epic Free, which offers every student 2 hours of free weekly reading in a limited library of high-quality educational books.
Epic Free will include:
- 2 hours of weekly free reading per student (timer resets every Monday)
- A limited selection of high-quality educational books, both fiction and nonfiction (including Read-To-Me books)
Click HERE for more information.
COMMON SENSE MEDIA: Free Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home. Provides some structure and schedule to your family's day (updated regularly) CLICK HERE.
ACCELERATED READER BOOKFINDER: Searching for books with a corresponding Accelerated Reader quiz is easy with Accelerated Reader Bookfinder®. Students, teachers, parents, and librarians can search in English or Spanish using criteria such as ATOS book level or a Lexile™ measure, interest level, title, author, fiction/nonfiction, subject, award-winners, state lists, CCSS Exemplars, and more. Click here.
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