Literacy Resources

Curriculum - General
ACT College Readiness Standards - College readiness standards
ACT Aspire Exemplars - Sample ACT Aspire test questions grades 3-10
The Learning Network - New York Times education blog with lessons, vocabulary, and quizzes for all subjects grades 7-12
Quizlet - Vocabulary flashcards and review
Read, Think, Write - Classroom resources, graphic organizers, student and parent resources
ReadWorks.org - Grade appropriate articles with comprehension questions
Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything - Rubrics for everything

Literature
Bartleby - Online books
Cummings Study Guides - Literary study guides
Luminarium - Anthology of English Literature
Poets.org - The Academy of American Poets website with poems, audio recordings, teaching resources
The Poetry Foundation - Poems, audio recordings of poems, and articles from the publishers of Poetry magazine
Project Gutenberg - Free ebooks
Victorian Web - All things Victorian


Shakespeare
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare - Shakespeare's works online
The Folger Library - Lessons and digital images relating to Shakespeare's works
Shakespeare Online - A resource on Shakespeare's life and his works


Writing
APA Style Guide - For science, social science, education, and business papers
MLA Style Guide - For English and history papers
Online Writing Lab at Purdue Grades 7-12 A guide to all things related to writing: the process, rhetoric, style, language, citations
Six-Trait Writing - Explanations and rubrics for using six-trait writing