English Language Arts

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This site provides the standards in reading, writing, speaking and listening, and language as well as standards for literacy for the other core areas (e.g., science, history, social studies).  There are also activities and other resources provided.

Access: Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy


This site provides multiple resources for teachers of language arts.

Access: Cybrary Man's - English Language Arts 

Grade-Level standards for reading, writing, speaking, and listening.

Access: English Language Arts

This site provides information regarding encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s 6,909 known living languages.

Access:  Ethnologue, Languages of the World 

Littleton (Colorado) Public School District offers this site for educators to help students with writing, reading, and research so they can become literate for the 21st Century. 

Access: Inspired Writing 

These standards were adopted by the State Board of Education and integrate the work of the Common Core Standards with an additional seven standards that apply exclusively to Iowa students. 

Access: Iowa Core Literacy Standards

This is an excellent resource for all teachers of language arts/English.

Access: Iowa Council of Teachers of English 

offers lesson plans, discussion  guides, video descriptions, biographies, support materials, vocabulary work and a synop  sis for hundreds  of novels. You can also find at IPTV more than 2500 resources for writing, including writing leads, ELA writing, persuasive writing, and interviews with authors.

Access: IPTV - In Search of the Novel

This site provides specific information for each of the following areas - elementary, middle school, high school, and higher education.

Access:  National Council of Teachers of English

This site provides the latest news on English Language Arts and literacy.

Access: NewsELA

Check out these "Ted Lessons" for use in your classroom.

Access: TedEd Lessons Worth Sharing

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This page was last updated: 2/7/24