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Curriculum Materials Center

Reading Comprehension Activities on the Web

Education World—Provides links to lesson plans and activities. Search under reading comprehension. (http://www.educationworld.com)

The Educator's Reference Desk—Includes lesson plans and activities. Click on the lesson plans tab. Then, select language arts. (http://www.eduref.org)

GEM: The Gateway to Educational Materials—Type in reading comprehension in the “find” box on the right. (http://www.thegateway.org)

Read, Write, ThinkProvides lesson plans and activities for many areas of reading, including comprehension.  Sponsored by IRA, NCTE, and the MarcoPolo Foundation.  (http://www.readwritethink.org/index.asp)

Scholastic—Publisher site that includes lesson plans and teaching activities. Click on lesson plans and then on reading/language arts. (http://www.teacher.scholastic.com/index.htm)

Teachers’ Corner: Comprehension—Includes literal, main idea, and inferential comprehension activities. Provided by the Reading Services Center of Omaha Public Schools.  (http://www.ops.org/reading/comprehension.html)

To find additional websites, try the following search in http://www.google.com/: "reading comprehension" site:edu