Literacy Websites

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· Book Adventure Search for books in your interests and at your reading level.· Lexile Analyzer Find out the reading lexile level of books you want to read.· Read, Write, Think – Use these interactive tools to improve reading and writing.· PBS Kids – Learn more about your favorite PBS shows.· Fables from Aesop Watch these fable stories as they come to life!
Houghton Mifflin Online Vocabulary Game
Above is the link to the Houghton Mifflin Online Vocabulary Game. Once you are on the site you need to select what story you want to study and then click the "eWord game" button on the left side. This will open up the game. Enjoy :-)

Parts of Speech <-- synonyms game <- inflected endings <- inflected endings word search <- prefix and suffix create new words <- prefix and suffix definition match <- prefix meaning match <- prefix and suffix spelling game <- suffiz "full" and dropping the last "l"

PHONICSword id cards.jpg clifford short vowel make a word short a story with sounds short a chicken stacker short a (and more vowels) matching Zac the Rat story short a -at word family at words in alphabetical order chicken stacker short i short i story short i make a word short i chicken stacker make long i words drag long i words into box choose long vowels to complete words word family sort (short vowel word families) word family sort drag magnetic letters to create short vowe
l words short vowel picture match (put word in correct vowel box) make words out of short vowels <--Amazing phonics website that contains activities for all vowel combinations <-- digraphs <-- blends memory game <-- inital blends spelling game <-- initial and final blends spelling game <-- final blends spelling game <-- long and short e chicken stacker <-- long and short vowel match <-- flash activities (scroll down to oi, oy) vowel + r vowel + r vowel + r

Web sites with information and free literacy activities
Education Place
A wealth of worksheets and online activities

PBS Teacher Source and PBS Kids

Resources for teachers, kids and parents, connected to your child’s favorite PBS shows.
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) Reading Planet
Games, articles, booklists and activities to keep you busy all summer.

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement
Print and Learn for Kids
Offers downloadable and printable worksheets, sorted by grade level.

Learning Disabilities Online
Many resources for parents whose children struggle with learning or learning disabilities. Search
with keyword, “reading.”

Reading Adventure
A free reading motivation program for children in grades K-8.

Get Ready To and resources on early child literacy, including a screening tool and skill-building
activities for children.