Literacy Links

ABC Match Click on the cards to find the picture and beginning letter that match.

ABC Move and Match game teaches the alphabet by dragging musical letters to match. Hear the ABC song, learn the sound of each animated letter.

ABC Order A free game for kids learning abc order to play online.

ABCya.com provides free educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students to learn on the web.  Content includes language arts, math, and computer skills.

BookAdventure A free, motivational reading program available to children in grades K-8. 

BrainPop is an animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards.

Character Scrapbook  Use this reader's response activity to analyze the characters in any book. Print and collect your scrapbook pages.

Daily Grammar is a fun, convenient way to learn grammar. By simplifying complex grammar subjects, Daily Grammar is a great teaching tool for both public and home-schooled children, ESL students, and anyone needing to refresh English grammar skills.

Dictionary  Free online dictionary, thesaurus, spanish-english and medical dictionaries, audio pronunciations, Word of the Day, word games, and many more high-quality Merriam-Webster language resources.

Grammar Girl  has tips and grammar exercises to help you learn and remember all the grammar rules on punctuation, word choice, and more.

Guide to Grammar and Writing contains scores of digital handouts on grammar and English usage, over 170 computer-graded quizzes, recommendations on writing -- from basic problems in subject-verb agreement and the use of articles to exercises in parallel structures and help with argumentative essays, and a way to submit questions about grammar and writing.

Internet4Classrooms This site is a portal to tons of educational resources. It provides lesson plans and practice activities for teachers to use with all grades. There are also tutorials for teachers on using technology in the classroom. Everything is grade-level appropriate.

K-12 Tech Tools This website features a collection of free, kid-safe, online resources categorized by subject, grade level, and standard

Let's go learn is an online reading and math assessment to diagnose fundamental skills of children and adults. Individualized differentiated reading instruction and math instruction also.

LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain. There are several options for listening. This website allows you to listen to someone read a book online. It would be useful for students with different disabiities. It also may be helpful for auditory learners.

Literacy Center Education Network  This website is a tool for students to use to practice phonics and develop phonemic awareness. 

Myebook Virtually publish your book and sell it.

PBS LearningMedia's innovative digital content is designed for educators to engage students and inspire learning. Sign up today for free, instant access to the best of public media (videos, interactives, audio, photos, and in-depth lesson plans)!  

Reading Rockets  Offers effective teaching strategies, activities, lessons, lesson plans, worksheets, exercises, skills, tests, assessments for reading comprehension, language arts, literacy, fluency, phonics and phonemic awareness for children, especially those with dyslexia and other reading difficulties.

Read Write Think provides educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.

Scott Foresmans Reading Headquarters:  An online workplace for teachers, parents, and students. Pearson Scott Foresman's mission is to provide the very best educational materials in the world. Now you can access their extensive network of teaching and learning resources online.

Seussville this is the official site of Dr. Seuss featuring games, printable activities, the complete illustrated character guide, information about creator Theodor Geisel and his books for kids, parent and teacher resources, and a photo gallery of his artwork.

Starfall A free website to teach children to read with phonics. For preschool, kindergarten, and first grade. Exciting phonics games and online interactive books.

Storybird  Storybirds are short, art-inspired stories you make to share, read, and print.

Storyline Online Audio books read by members of the Screen Actors Guild, an online streaming video program with accompanying activities and lesson ideas.

Story Place  StoryPlace: Spanish & English versions. Listen to interactive children's stories, play with on-line activities, print out take-home activities, reading list and more.

StudyIsland is a leading provider of standards-based assessment, instruction, and test preparation software programs for K-12 students. 

Tumble Books an online collection of animated,
talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.

Vocabulary  this site will help students learn new words, play games that improve vocabulary, and explore language.

Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.