Mrs. Amber Owens



Online Classes 

If you have elected to participate in online classes instead of paper packets you will need to join my Google classroom. When you login to Google, click on Google classroom. After you click on Google classroom, click on the plus sign at the top right hand side of your page to add a class. Then you will need to enter this code 
This will take you to my Google classroom. I will post assignments through Newsela. Before you can access your assignments, you must join my Newsela classroom. Follow the directions below in order to access Newsela.

Type this class link into your browser:
then press enter.

If you have used Newsela before just login with your google account.
If you have not used Newsela before click: It's my first time here. Then use your google email that you used to login to google classroom.
After you enter your email click join and the assignments will appear. If you have multiple teachers using Newsela, you will see the teachers names under the title of the assignment.

If you have trouble please email me. Thanks, Mrs. Owens
Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Books to Read
Since we will be out of school the rest of the school year, I wanted to provide you with options for books. Below is a list of links where you can read or listen to books for free. If you have any questions or need any help please contact me.

Listen to stories online at

If you would like explore books online you can click on the link below and use the login information provided.

School Name: Read at Home
Username: readnow
Password: myon

This is a link to free e-books at Barnes and Noble, but you must create an account. You can change the age range for books on the left hand side of the screen. Just scroll down till you see age, then click on it and select the age group you would like for books.