Academic Reading Support

Grades 5-8 

Mrs. Jobes

 

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Welcome

Welcome to the Academic Reading Support page!  This page has been created to support you (fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth graders) with your reading needs.  If you browse through the page you will find various topics to support your reading at home and in the classroom.

This page contains links to topics such as: current events, reading games, parent resources, book lists, popular titles in Academic Reading Support,  reading printables, video, and discussion board for your perusal. So click away and have fun!

Thoughtfully,
Mrs. Jobes


 
GAMES

Sequencing game:
http://professorgarfield.org/pgf_ReadingRing.html

Word Games:
http://professorgarfield.org/vocabulary/brainbusters.html


http://www.quia.com/jg/1038567.html (no password required... just enter)

https://www.popcap.com/sites/www.popcap.com/prettypkg/games/bookworm/flash/1033/bookworm.html?env=live&lcid=1033

 Figurative Language Game:

http://ereadinggames.com/orpheus

 

On Line Novels: Scroll Speed:
Mark Twain: Tom Sawyer
(Practice reading novel on line by choosing your scroll speed, font size, page width and more)
http://www.cleavebooks.co.uk/grol/index.htm

Mark Twain: Huckleberry Finn
http://www.cleavebooks.co.uk/grol/index.htm

NEWS & RESOURCES

http://tweentribune.com/frontpage
http://www.studentnewsnet.com/index.php
http://www.kidsreads.com

Parents: Listen to experts talk about latest reading hot topics!
http://www.reading.org/Resources/Radio.aspx

Book Shelf