The Times in Plain English is not affiliated with The New York Times (NYT), but it features stories based on NYT articles. They are freshly written to reflect the article, but are not intended to be an edited version. Updated weekly. This website features an audio option where highlighted text is read.
Up to date articles about the world broken into 7 different levels.
Easy English News - PRINT
Easy English News is a "12-page, monthly newspaper written in simple English by expert ESOL writers for immigrants to help them learn English and succeed in the United States." Students can check out copies of the Easy English News for six days.
Easy English News is located on the bookshelves in the lower lounge area in CCC Library, under the Periodicals sign, on CCC's Oregon City campus.
Read and listen to news articles from newspapers worldwide and locally, include The Oregonian and The Clackamas Review. Search for news articles by Readability Level.
1. Go into NewsBank by selecting the link above.
2. Select More Search Options
3. Change the Select a Field (optional) down-down menu to Readability / Lexile
4. Select your reading level from the search box.
5. Select Search to browse all articles; or, enter a search term about a topic you would like to learn about.