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Scholastic Action<sup>®</sup>

Scholastic Action®

Grades 6–12
(reading level 3–5)

Reading Intervention
10 Issues

Price per student: $8.50

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Subscriptions include complete access to Scholastic Action Online.


Your struggling readers WILL achieve language arts success!

Take a closer look at Action's research-based reading intervention resources:


  • Thrilling nonfiction articles engage and inspire struggling readers with accessible texts specifically designed to build the same key language arts skills on-level students must master. 

  • Differentiate instruction with articles available at three different Lexile® levels online, along with Text-to-Speech audio that highlights each word on screen as it is read aloud.  

  • Scaffolding tools throughout each issue include comprehension questions, vocabulary definitions, and graphic organizers, as well as audio and video online.  

  • In-depth skill-building activities accompany each article and teach skills such as finding text evidence, persuasive writing, test prep, and much more! 

  • Teacher's Guides feature standards-based lesson plans, themed multimedia resources online, and reproducibles for assessment. 

  • Action Online helps you support diverse learning styles with Text-to-Talk read-alouds, themed videos, audio pronunciations, bonus printable skills pages, and interactive activities.

  • NEW Student iPad® App puts the best of Action's online resources right at your students' fingertips.

  • Accessible science and social studies texts expose students to domain-specific vocabulary and nonfiction topics they may encounter in other classes. 

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Take a look at the high-interest reading intervention content Scholastic Action has in store for next year.

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Subscriber access to Action Online includes: 

Digital Editions

Every issue is available in a convenient digital format that works on any interactive whiteboard, tablet, or computer.

Differentiated Nonfiction

Digital versions of Action articles are available at three different Lexile® levels to help you tailor instruction to the needs of each student.


Engage auditory learners and model fluency in reading with our Text-to-Speech audio read-aloud function.


Brief illustrative videos encourage and inspire reluctant readers. 


Bonus Printables and Quizzes

10 or more skills sheets per issue help you reinforce core language arts concepts and easily assess reading comprehension. 

Interactive ELA Games

These interactive games are a fun way to teach and reinforce analytical language arts concepts like finding text evidence, context clues, central idea and details, and many more!

Issue Archive

You’ll have access to the current school year’s digital issues and resources.

NEW Student iPad® App

Now your students can read any issue from the school year, watch videos, play learning games, and listen to articles read aloud right on their iPads!


Scholastic Classroom Magazines help students practice their reading and analytical skills as well as address issues which are relevant to both their academic and personal lives. Perhaps equally as important, magazines are great for motivating students to want to learn! Our downloadable Skills Development Flyer describes the specific literacy and content area skills addressed in Scholastic Action.

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Take an in-depth look at the many ways Scholastic Action meets the Common Core State Standards.

Scholastic Action Common Core Highlights

Take a look at how Scholastic Action helps you meet Common Core Standards.

10 Ways Scholastic Action Helps You Meet Common Core Standards


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