• Grade Levels: 2nd - 12th    Subjects: All   Account: Free Account Available for ALL District Subscription: ACPSD English I teachers have access to NewsELA Pro.

    About: Newsela is an innovative way to build reading comprehension with nonfiction that’s always relevant daily news. Newsela makes it easy for an entire class to read the same content, but at a level that is just right for each student. Each article is available in five different Lexile levels. 

    Newsela helps unlock the written word by providing non-fiction, current event news articles that can be customized to individual student reading levels. Teachers have the ability to assign quizzes on the articles, create written response prompts, and create a set of articles (text sets) around a particular theme being studied in class. There three versions of Newsela available depending on class level and student need: