Newsela Introduction – AVID 8th Grade

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Today you will be introduced to Newsela, a great place to find news articles on a variety of reading levels.  You will use this site in your classes to learn to analyze and annotate articles and to grow as a reader!   

  1.  We will watch this short three-minute introduction to Newsela and complete a Viewing Guide as you watch.  
  2. Once you have logged in and joined your teacher’s class, use this Simple Six Student Checklist as a scavenger hunt to explore the site.  You will need to have the checklist signed by Mrs. Wickline or Mr. K.

4th Period Class Code:  UX8TH4

5th Period Class Code:  RBAY9T

Enjoy exploring the site!