A relevant and engaging instructional content platform designed to complement your ELA, social studies, and science curriculum.
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Explore Pennsylvania content
Supporting the science of reading to improve comprehension
Resources for Pennsylvania educators
Support the Science of Reading helping to improve reading comprehension skills for all Pennsylvania students
Help educators build literacy into science to support new Pennsylvania Science standards
Weave SEL approaches into content-area classrooms to get students PA Future Ready
Curations, Lessons, and Customizations. Create custom activities, search for content by standard, curate Text Sets, and control the reading levels students experience.
Quizzes, Writing Prompts, and Assignments. Create and share customizable assignments and give students access to reading comprehension quizzes, customizable writing prompts, and annotations.
Aligned to Pennsylvania State and Local Standards. Use Newsela to teach the standards and priorities of your school, district and the state of Pennsylvania. We support leading frameworks, and commonly used curricula to ensure instruction is both engaging and driving learning.
PDE SAS Literacy
PDE SAS Civics & Government
PDE SAS U.S. History
We partner with educators and leaders from around the state to meet your content, PD and assessment needs.
Students in Pennsylvania are required to demonstrate historical thinking skills and draw connections between past and present. Equip teachers with instructional materials used to teach history with diverse perspectives and aligned to Pennsylvania Social Studies Academic Standards for grades 6-8.
Resources to help Pennsylvania educators get the most from Newsela’s content solutions.
Empower all your learners to become future-ready with Newsela’s authentic, digital-first content.