Have you ever seen a awesome news story and wish you could quickly share it with students? Or maybe you found a article that would benefit your kids, but it is at a Harvard reading level?
Well, Newsela is here to fix both your problems! Newsela allows teachers to create classes to which they can assign news articles from there website. It also allows a teacher to select the lexile that would benefit their students the most.
Both the student and teacher accounts are easy to create and administer. Below you can find a brief tutorial and introduction to this outstanding resource called, Newsela!
Every other week within this blog a 'Tool of the Week' will be highlighted. These are tools that can easily and quickly be added to any educators toolbox.