English reading, the third language skill
Bartleby is a free online repository of books, with a wide range of fiction and non-fiction novels that include American classics, world factbooks, famous essays, poems, and short stories. Readers can browse through this huge collection of literature and have unlimited access to all the resources in one place.
This is where you'll find original short stories for you to practise your reading. Click on a story. You can print it out to read later if you like. The level is shown by the stars!
Ababa speed reading
Ababa Speed Reading makes speed reading comfortable and pleasant.
Advanced reading resources
Open-access advanced English reading resources, with vocabulary guides and exercises. Most texts are printer friendly for easy classroom use.
Author Interviews, Reviews, Contests, Book Clubs and more...
early morning chatty class
Reading is in the focus but easily extended to all four skills
Easy English Articles
A news website for students of English. Updated daily. Interesting, easy articles for students to practice with a vocabulary builder.
Free EFL/ESL graded reading materials for English language learners. Texts for all tastes & levels accompanied by glossary, activities and notes.
Famous Quotations in English
A "quotation" is usually a short text - perhaps one or two sentences - written or spoken by one (usually famous) person and often repeated or at least known by others.
Free Reading Improvement Course
Comprehensive reading improvement course on the Internet for all English teachers and their students.
The goal of the Reading program is to help adults at all levels become more proficient readers. Utilizing various learning tools featuring videos and games, learners will be able to learn and practice reading the top 1,000 most frequently used words in the English language. Everything is self-paced and self-directed so that learners can choose to focus on the areas that are most important and relevant to learn.
Helping Kids with Math and Reading
Directory of hundreds of original articles, tips and resources.
Intermediate reading resourcers
Intermediate English reading resources for B1-B2 level. Graded texts on life and issues in English-speaking countries, with word guides and exercises
Lil' Fingers Storybooks
Lil' Fingers storybooks are animated stories for parents to read with their kids. Stories are presented with large text and big buttons for little fingers to click on.
Informative and informed news and cultural magazines in graded English, for students and teachers, for class and private reading
Learn to READ English in WEEKS with our software. EZ to use and low cost!
Online Reading For Kids
Our online reading program teaches phonics in a way that makes sense for each child: The exercises are fun-and the curriculum adapts to kids' specific needs, so they learn the basics (and beyond) their own way.
Josef Essberger of EnglishClub.com talks with Brian Boyd, creator of Grammarman, the world's first and only grammar superhero.
Reading Comprehension Connection
Interactive online lessons that help improve students’ reading comprehension. Gives constructive feedback during the lessons. Provides frequent reports that display areas of strength and weakness.
Information for teachers and students
Submit short stories & poems, or read and offer constructive criticism
Test Your Level in Written Comprehension (Reading)
How well do you understand what you read in English?
The Chickens Take a Holiday
Children's story for Young Learners. With grammar/comprehension questions and answers. Level: beginner
Short story of love, murder and a little voodoo set in Paris, France. With vocabulary list, vocabulary quiz and comprehension quiz.