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K-12 ELA resources & Links

Standards and Implementation

KSDE ELA Standards Website Page

Building Academic Vocabulary, resources, presentations, and lists by grade from OK DOE


Dyslexia Initiative

KSDE Dyslexia website link – contains resources and information about the initiative



KSDE ELA Website Page

Teralyn Cohn ELA Resources from 1-19-15 in-service

Teralyn Cohn Livebinders link – has great resource for ELA classroom

Lexile Framework

Lexile by Chapter Guides: explore one aspect of the text complexity within a book by providing Lexile measures for every chapter in the text. Each guide includes a graph and table displaying the Lexile information to help educators, parents, and students better understand where the peaks and valleys of complexity reside within a text. Use the link below to access this new resource.

Accelerated Reader Book Find for Reading Level

Scholastic Teacher Book Wizard

Read Works - website for reading resources - includes lessons, units, novel studies, and more - Curriculum resources, and Instructional Resources for all subjects.

Literacy Leader website


Assessment Information

KSDE ELA Assessment Page

KAP ELA ResourcePage - this contains resources from the Kansas assessment program website

Writing Strategic Strategies Handouts - this was from the August 2015 in-service day.