Back
The Classroom

How to: Use Spanish Texts on Newsela

The Newsela Team
Jan 19, 2021

Content should be accessible for all learners, including English language learners (ELLs). That’s why on Newsela, you can find thousands of texts published in both English and Spanish at 5 reading levels, with Spanish Write Prompts and comprehension quizzes to support Spanish-speaking ELLs. Use Newsela’s search to filter articles specifically in both Spanish and English, or look for the “ES” Spanish icon in the top right hand corner of an article card to delineate that the article is also available in Spanish. We turn to our expert team of native Spanish speakers to edit and translate texts, so you can be confident in our translations and scaffolds. Check out a few Spanish sample articles on our Newsela Solutions page!


Looking for more tips? Explore our Resources to learn more about Newsela best practices!

The Latest from @Newsela

#teachertwitter: Are you in favor of assigning homework?
September 15, 2021, 10:45 PM
Enrich your social studies instruction with Historical Fiction! Students can learn valuable history lessons through the unique and imaginative stories found in the Newsela Social Studies Collection: https://t.co/tsmrMxBWls https://t.co/jubo620ZRr
September 15, 2021, 3:00 PM
This year, many districts have shifted focus toward inspiring students to love learning again. Kingman USD (@kusd20) embraced technology and a new approach to intervention with flexible, relevant content. Learn from their successes, here: https://t.co/HcbfyT96ZW https://t.co/Utbj1l5SbS
September 14, 2021, 1:30 PM
How do citizens participate and influence the political process? In this shared lesson, students will learn the responsibilities of citizenship through reading, annotating, and apply social studies vocabulary. View the lesson in the #NewselaCommunity: https://t.co/kXFQ4gDJco https://t.co/2WXdCRCbNJ
September 13, 2021, 8:00 PM
Not Newsela Certified? The time is now! ⏰ Complete your course by 9/30 to claim a free trial of our premium content and resources for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year. Start the course: https://t.co/JS95WHd3Z5 https://t.co/nxdayteXDl
September 13, 2021, 3:30 PM
It's time for a teacher's "would you rather." Would you rather endure the strong scent of whiteboard markers or the dustiness of chalk? Let us know which you prefer below! RETWEET for whiteboards, LIKE for chalkboards. https://t.co/ph8tqoWyj9
September 13, 2021, 1:00 PM
Let's celebrate a hand raised high from the back of the class. A spirited classroom discussion. The simple things we love about school. Learning that connects. Learning that inspires. Learning that accelerates. Learning everyone can celebrate. That's #LearningFound. https://t.co/oOKMGmV5TG
September 12, 2021, 10:00 PM
Empower students to explore science while building literacy at the same time with engaging and accessible texts! ⚛️ Our Science Collection features content to inspire each student to see the science in their world: https://t.co/5rDDCl4rAo https://t.co/sDBZlqaVbm
September 11, 2021, 5:00 PM

The best lessons start with the best content.

Ready to bring great instructional content to your students?

Contact Sales