Comprehension & Vocabulary

Current news articles that may be modified

Readings on topics such as:  Civics, Employment, Housing, Health, School, Money, and Government.

Free classic books and plays online

17,000+ worksheets, create worksheets, fun time games, online math, reading and writing worksheets, and more

Our systematic approach, in conjunction with audiovisual interactivity is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL).

Provides quizzes and assessments for reading and comprehension

Measures vocabulary sizes according to age and education

An easy to use tool that lets you create and print customized word searches and crossword puzzles, using your own word lists and clues.

An online thesaurus

This site provides links to several online idiom exercises on a wide variety of topics.

Tutors can create (and save, if you complete the free registration) custom spelling lists. Learners can choose to be tested on their spelling or to play a variety of online games created from their custom lists (including crossword puzzles, word searches, jumbles, fill-in-the-blanks, scrambled sentences, hangman, etc.)

Use this interactive web site to create flashcards to share with your learner.

Knoword is a timed online vocabulary card game. On each card, there is a definition of a word as well as the first letter of the word being defined. Students have to guess what the word is to move forward to the next card.

Lingro is a website students can use to look up words on other websites. This online dictionary resource will help them quickly define certain words on websites that they are having trouble understanding. First the student must enter the URL of the website they are interested in defining words for.