Parent Educational Resources
Lexia PowerUp (6th-12th)
Lexia PowerUp is an online, research-based intervention program that develops and strengthens foundational skills in academic vocabulary, grammar, and reading comprehension. Non-English proficient students (and parents) benefit from developing literacy skills in order to master the English language. If you need help logging in, please contact the CLDE Office at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lexia Core 5 (PreK-5)
Lexia Core 5 is an online, research-based intervention program for preschool to fifth-grade students that develops academic vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension skills. Students can access this resource at home or at school. If you need help logging in, please contact the CLDE Office at email@example.com
Lexia English is an adaptive blended learning program that supports Emergent Bilingual students’ English language acquisition through academic conversations. The program integrates speaking, listening, and grammar in the subjects of math, science, social studies, general knowledge, and biographies. If you need help logging in, please contact the CLDE Office at firstname.lastname@example.org
ESL Printable Grammar and Vocabulary
Worksheets for English Language Learners on vocabulary and grammar featuring great images.
This site allows you to alter any piece of text to simplify the vocabulary. It also offers related vocabulary activities.
PhET Interactive Simulations
Free educational simulations covering a diverse topics designed by the University of Colorado available in various languages.
A bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners. Includes many resources and strategies on a variety of ELL topics.
High interest news articles leveled for different grade clusters and in Spanish.
Reading instruction resources for spelling, composition, grammar, vocabulary, and reading skills.
Sophia offers complimentary tools, technology and community support to help transform the
way you teach and thrive in a digital classroom. Resources are available in
every subject area.
U.S. Department of Education ELL Toolkit
A ten chapter document on meeting the legal obligations of educating English Language Learners.
CDE: Language, Culture and Equity Department
The Colorado Department of Education Office of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education provides support to Colorado school districts, schools, and educational leaders in the academic, linguistic, and social-emotional challenges and opportunities of culturally and linguistically diverse students to ensure equitable access to grade-level standards and ensure a well-rounded education.