TUTOR RESOURCES

READ Ottawa Learning Circles

Previous recorded learning circles on various topics specific to READ Ottawa.(https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1UUiSM7RTUObCkWDraGNQjUvIGa5dkolN)

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Phonic Worksheets & Information

READ Ottawa
Sources of printable phonic worksheets and information. Different types and levels are available.
(https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.189/q8r.ee9.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Phonic-Worksheets-Information.pdf)

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Reading Material by Age/Reading Level

EPIC
Make an account and you will get a book a day. Books also have an audio version
(https://www.getepic.com/educators)

Tween Tribune
On this site you are able to read current event articles by grade level. You can also get the Spanish translation.
(https://www.tweentribune.com)

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Flashcards

Education.com
This site has printable worksheets/flashcards on many topics.
(https://www.education.com/worksheets/reading-flash-cards)

Sightwords.com
Flashcards for common sight words.
(https://sightwords.com/pdfs/top_150_sight_words_flash_cards_1st_50_1up.pdf)

Mrs. Perkins’ Dolch Words
This site contains tons of activity sheets with Dolch words.
(https://mrsperkins.com)

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Games

Reading Rockets
These games require some preparation but are fun and worthwhile.
(https://www.readingrockets.org/article/six-games-reading)

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English as a First Language

Pro-literacy Education Network
This site provides free online course to tutors as well as techniques and strategies. There are also some opportunities for learners to practice skills and prepare for tests as well.
(http://proliteracyednet.org/readottawa)

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English as a Second Language

English Guide
Resources for learning English, vocabulary, listening, references, grammar etc.
(english-guide.org)

Picture Dictionary
A free, multilingual picture dictionary designed for learners and beginning English, French, German, Spanish and Italian language learners of all ages.
(https://www.opdome.com)

USA Learns
This website has video lessons and 1000’s of activities to learn English speaking, listening, vocabulary, pronunciation, reading, writing and grammar.
(usalearns.org)

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New to the United States and United States Citizenship

Proliteracy Education Network
Prepare for United States Citizenship
(proliteracy.org/Professional-Development/Education-Network)

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
Citizenship Resource Center
This website has forms, applications, legal resources, study guides and practice tests.
(uscis.gov/citizenship)

USA Learns Citizenship
U.S. Citizenship Course
This website has a U.S. Citizenship course to help prepare for the citizenship or naturalization interview.
(usalearns.org/usa-learns-citizenship)
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GED Preparation

Union Test Prep
Practice tests, study guides and flash cards.
(uniontestprep.com/ged)

GED Testing
Official website for the new GED. Provides practice questions and a tutorial for taking the test on a computer.
(ged.com)
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Driver’s License

http://ePermitTest.com
Driver’s license practice test for first time applicants & driver’s education program
(http://www.ePermitTest.com)

The DMV Made Easy
(driverlicensedivision.org)

State of Michigan Official Site
Driver’s license and state ID services for non-English speaking or residents with a reading disability.
(michigan.gov)

DMV Practice Tests
This website has a free written practice test from the 2018 Michigan driver handbook.
(dmv-written-test.com)
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Teaching Aids

Soft Schools
Free math worksheets and games, grammar quizzes, phonics worksheets and games. Everything is organizes by grade and topics.
(softschools.com)

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