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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Empower your struggling readers

With the only magazine written just for them!


  • Accessible texts and thrilling topics inspire reading confidence.  

  • Hundreds of activities and quizzes improve the skills struggling readers need most. 

  • Three Lexile® levels (online) ensure every student gets to enjoy Action's exciting articles.  

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

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

  • Action Online helps you customize instruction with audio read-alouds, themed videos, questions for ELLs, and more.

  • Teacher's Guides save you time with lesson plans, standards correlations, and close-reading questions.

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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 articles on the device of your choice, including interactive whiteboards, Chromebooks,  iPads, and most other web-enabled devices.  

Three Lexile Levels

Differentiate instruction with three versions of every nonfiction article. 

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

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


NEW Text Sets 

These editor-curated collections of articles and resources focus on a theme or key ELA skill. 

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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