Sora by Overdrive is an online library that provides access to digital reading materials for students. This is a great resource for accessing audiobooks.
Lexia is a computerized reading program that provides students with independent practice in basic reading skills. Lexia consists of MyLexia for teachers, Core 5 for students in K-5, and PowerUp for students in 6-12.
Read 180 is a reading support and intervention program that is used by some of the schools in our district.
NewsELA is an instructional content platform that posts a variety of different articles and analysis questions at adjustable reading levels. Students can also use this platform in several different languages.
Language Live is a program used to assist English Language Learners in their literacy skill building and language acquisition.
The toolkit for struggling readers, produced by the Utah State Board of Education, is a resource for parents and teachers who work with struggling readers. It offers suggestions for instruction and for increasing the motivation of adolescent readers.
This dyslexia handbook is published by the Utah State Office of Education and is meant to help local education agencies, educators, and parents support their struggling readers.
Open-Dyslexic is an open sourced font created to increase readability for readers with dyslexia. This extension overrides all fonts on web pages with the OpenDyslexic font and formats pages to be more easily readable.
This organization aims to help students learn to read and write by providing access to practical, research-based strategies. If you are the parent of a secondary student, check out the “Resource Repository” section found near the bottom of the page or under the “Tools and Resources” tab at the top.
This site provides resources for students and families through the 8th grade. They offer suggestions for engaging with literature, informational text, and foundational skills.
This site will have all of the information regarding the PSAT, SAT, SAT II, and AP testing. They also have a robust scholarship bank for students who are ready to apply for college scholarships.
The Purdue Online Writing Lab is a tool to help students with different aspects of writing, including grammar, punctuation, and citations. The site offers free access to the MLA, APA, and Chicago citation manuels. It also provides a succinct explanation of grammar concepts for students reviewing for the ACT.
This pathway explains the requirements for graduating from Alpine School District with a seal of biliteracy on your diploma.
Utah’s Online Library is a rich collection of digital resources provided for K-12 students and educators in the state of Utah. It provides access to subscription databases and services such as EBSCO, Utah Digital Newspapers, and World Book Encyclopedia.
This website contains suggested reading lists from the American Library Association. The titles represent a broad range of interests, reading levels, and maturity levels. We highly recommend that adults take an active role in helping their students select books that are a good fit for them and their families.
The Young Adult Library Services Association is a great resource for discovering new books for students to read. They publish lists of award-winning books for teens and offer several resources for recommended reading. This organization selects books specifically for middle and high school students, but the titles span a broad range of reading and maturity levels. We encourage adults to take an active role in helping teens choose books that are the best fit for them and their families.
This resource provides age appropriate activities for supplementing literacy skills from birth through 7th grade, explains dyad reading, and suggests some high frequency words to practice with your student.
Collaborate with your school to make decisions about your child’s literacy education right from the start.
The United States Department of Education offers suggestions for creating a home environment conducive to productive homework time.
The spoken language used to express knowledge, ideas, and feelings.
The ability to manipulate phonemes within words by isolating sounds and blending them.
The relationship between phonemes and printed letters and the use of this knowledge to read and spell.
The effortless reading of text with adequate rate, accuracy, and expression to support comprehension.
The knowledge of words and their meanings.
The ability to extract and construct meaning from text.
The ability to communicate knowledge, ideas, and feelings in written form.
Please check school websites for school based resources, such as bell schedules and school meals. Employees should visit the Alpine Employe Gateway for employee specific resources.
View the Clear Creek Camp Schedule in the “Registration FAQs” document. We recommend selecting a few dates in case your first choice sells out.
Once registration is open, click “Eventbrite Registration” and select the date of your choice.
Fill in all requested student registration information and pay the required registration fee.
Complete Student Information & Health Form.