Newsela for ArizonaNewsela for Arizona

New social studies content, made just for Arizona

An engaging, culturally responsive, and flexible instructional content platform designed to complement your ELA, social studies, and science curriculum.

Newsela knows Arizona
Explore Arizona content Supporting continuity in education
Resources for Arizona educators

Contact Arizona team

Newsela knows Arizona

Navigate your district’s ever-changing needs with engaging content for every learner and subject.

  1. NEW! Provide the best Arizona Studies content, with essential questions and leveled content aligned to the Arizona History and Social Science Standards

  2. Drive inquiry with flexible content aligned to Arizona Social Studies Standards

  3. Embed relevant reading experiences in phenomena-based science instruction

  4. Give teachers across the curriculum tools to teach literacy and lead discussion

Contact Arizona team

Instructional supports to expand students' learning experience and engagement

Generic - Engagement Icon 1


Curations, Lessons, and Customizations.
Create custom activities, search for content by standard, curate Text Sets, and control the reading levels students experience.

Quiz Color Icon


Quizzes, Writing Prompts, and Assignments.
Create and share customizable assignments and give students access to reading comprehension quizzes, customizable writing prompts, and annotations.

Essential Color Icon


Aligned to Arizona State and Local Standards. Use Newsela to teach the standards and priorities of your school, district and the state of Arizona. We support leading frameworks, and commonly used curricula to ensure instruction is both engaging and driving learning.

  • Arizona Social Studies Standards

  • College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework

  • K-12 Arizona Science Standards

Feel the love from Arizona educators

Content that supports Arizona's instructional needs

Partnering with NWEA to marry assessment and content

You can now use MAP Growth scores from NWEA to deliver Newsela content to students at the reading level that’s just-right for them, accurately and automatically. So it’s faster and easier to differentiate instruction when it matters most.

Learn more about NWEA and Newsela

Resources for Arizona educators

Resources to help Arizona educators get the most from Newsela’s content solutions.

Success Story

Kingman USD leverages Newsela's relevant content to close gaps

How Kingman USD creates new possibilities for teaching and learning.
Read more

Six essentials you need in your social studies content

Learn about the 6 essentials you need in your social studies content.
Read more
On-Demand Webinar

Living Curriculum

Learn about how Arizona educators can support Social Studies for the real world.
Watch now

Content solutions across the curriculum

Authentic, standards-aligned content that supports the standards and mandates that matter to Arizona schools.