Teacher Review for CommonLit

Students are happy to engage!

Dawn R.
Classroom teacher
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My Subjects English Language Arts
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time 5-15 minutes
Great for Individual
Knowledge gain
Small group
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
Our students enjoy the many fine pieces of literature offered on CommonLit. They have an opportunity to practice reading comprehension skills while enjoying the stories. I have used CommonLit to introduce book clubs, novels, and nonfiction content. I have used individual assignments to work with struggling students and advanced students. This is a wonderful resource.
My Take
CommonLit is an important tool in our Language Arts classroom. I like the supports built into each assignment, the ease of measuring student performance, and the ease of integration with Google Classroom. Honestly, there is nothing that I do not like.