educational activties

Helpful Reading Links for Home:

Offers educational games and activities for students in grades K-5 to practice spelling, grammar, and parts of speech.

A free, protected social network for students to create reading logs and share book recommendations.

Book Trailers for Readers
Book Trailer videos spotlighting new and popular books.  

Children's Book Guide
A comprehensive website offering a variety of book lists. It also allows you to search for books by subjects or authors.

Guys Read
A website to help encourage boys to read and find books that appeal to them.

Handwriting Practice
You can type in anything you want and print it out for your child to practice handwriting.

PBS Kids
A website offering a variety of games and activities featuring PBS characters (Grades K-2).

Online leveled books for students in grades K-3. Student login information will be provided by classroom teachers.

Read, Write, Think
Activities for parents to do at home to reinforce skills taught at school.

Reading Rockets
A wealth of literacy resources and information for parents.

Scholastic Book Wizard
Website to help determine the reading levels of books. They now also have a Book Wizard app that allows you to scan books!

Games and activities centered around Dr. Seuss books.

Spelling City
Students can enter their spelling words to complete an online test or play games.

Start with a Book
This website gives ideas for books to read, activities to do, videos toto watch, and apps to try based on the student's interests.

A free website offering reading and phonics practice for primary students (Gr. K-2).

Provides illustrations to inspire  children to write stories online.

Watch and listen to popular picture books being read aloud.  

Teach Your Monster to Read
Students match letters to sounds, blend and segment words, and read entire sentences. 

Turtle Diary
Online games to reinforce various aspect of literacy instruction (comprehension, grammar, writing, phonics, and vocabulary).  

Unite for Literacy
Provides free ebooks for emergent readers (Grades K-2).  Also gives the option of changing the narration to a variety of languages.

What questions are you wondering? You can ask your questions online and find out answers by reading the short passages.