Educatorstechnology Friday, September 03, 2021 Reading websites
Time for Kids is an online platform owned by TIME that provides educational reading materials tailored for young learners. You can use these materials with your students in class to engage them in different literacy based activities and to help them build reading skills needed to thrive in the information era. As an educator, you will be able to access a wide variety of teaching resources including lesson plans, worksheets, and assessments.
Time for Kids resources are organized by topic and grade levels. Topics include arts, animals, books, culture, earth science, engineering, environment, among others. There are four grade categories: Grades K-1 articles, Grades 2 articles, Grades 3-4 articles, and Grades 5-6 articles.
Time for Kids is available both in print and digital format. It also offers accessibility features to help make learning more inclusive. These include read-aloud functionality, embedded vocabulary support, and Spanish translation. Time for Kids is fully integrated with Google Classroom making easier for teachers ‘ to manage their classrooms and assign articles, magazines, quizzes and more’.