Scholastic Action<sup>®</sup>

Scholastic Action®

Grades 6–12
(reading level 3–5)

Reading Intervention
8 Issues

Price per student: $9.49

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Subscriptions include complete access to Scholastic Action Online. Check it out
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Build your struggling readers' confidence, 
knowledge, and vocabulary

With the Action print and online program!


  • Thrilling, accessible nonfiction motivates below-level readers and builds their reading confidence.

  • Language arts activities and quizzes accompany every article and build the skills your students need most.  

  • Three different Lexile® levels online help you effectively differentiate instruction.  

  • Scaffolding supports include comprehension questions, vocabulary definitions, and graphic organizers.

  • Accessible science and social studies texts prepare students for the vocabulary and nonfiction topics they'll encounter in other classes.

  • Action Online features Text-to-Speech read-alouds, exciting themed videos, and over 20 skills sheets per issue.

  • Teacher's Guides save you time with lesson plans, standards correlations, and reproducibles for every issue.

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

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Subscriber access to Action Online includes: 

Digital Editions

Read every issue on your interactive whiteboard, projector, or classroom computer.

Differentiated Nonfiction

Digital versions of Action articles are available at three different Lexile® levels to help you differentiate instruction.

Text-to-Speech Audio

Text-to-Speech audio highlights each word as it is read aloud by a professional voice-over artist.

Videos with Closed-Captioning 

Fun, illustrative videos encourage and inspire reluctant readers. 


Bonus Printables and Quizzes

20-plus skills sheets per issue reinforce core language arts concepts.

Interactive ELA Games

Reinforce analytical language arts concepts, like finding text evidence, context clues, central idea and details, and many more!


2-Year Archive

You’ll have access to all issues and content from the past two years. 



Scholastic Action builds the confidence, knowledge, and vocabulary your struggling readers need to succeed in school. Learn all about the specific literacy and content area skills we cover in the magazine with our Skills Development Sheet.

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See how Scholastic Action can help you meet today's academic standards:

Common Core
Action Common Core Highlights

10 Ways Scholastic Action Helps You Meet Common Core Standards

Action TEKS Highlights




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