Literacy Focus

Literacy Focus / Resources / Links:

 

 
Resources for Teachers - from Mr. L. Birch's TeacherSite
Mentor Texts - from Mr. L. Birch's TeacherSite
Reading Rockets - research, guides and topical information
LiterActive - leading provider of reading material
All About Reading & Writing - TVO Helping Parents Help Their Kids
Media Literacy in an Interactive Age - Art Silverblatt
   
Project Based Learning for the 21st Century - Buck Institute for Education
Fact Sheets and Useful Links - Alberta Education
   
   
   
Online Literacy - Student Interactives P= Primary J= Junior I= Intermediate
   
eLearning Ontario (PJI) - Ask your teacher for the password
Incorporating Media Into the Curriculum (I) - Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board
First Nation Literacy Links (JI) - Ningwakwe Learning Press
Queensdale Elementary Public School (PJI) - Hamilton-Wentworth DSB
Laubach Literacy Ontario (PJI) - Web Resources
ReadWriteThink (JI) - Online apps and interactives
FunBrain - Reading (JI) - Books, Fun Arcade and much more
Storyline Online - A Literacy Program of the SAG Foundation
Free Rice - English Vocabulary - Unique online game from United Nations
Storynory (PJ) - Free online audio books
Starfall (P) - Learn to read with phonics
Writing with Writers (JI) - Writing resources from Scholastic
Tumblebooks Online (PJ) - Online interactive audio books
Literacy Games Online (P) - PBS Kids Literacy Reading & Games
Bitesize - KS1 (P) - Award winning literacy material - BBC
StudyLadder - Literacy (PJI) - Literacy program created by teachers
Interactive English Games and Activities (JI) - From Woodlands Resources UK
PrimaryGames - Reading (PJ) - PrimaryGames is the fun place to learn and play!
Raz-Kids - Online Leveled Books (PJ) - Excellent material but student login req.
Roy the Singing Zebra (PJ) - Guided reading stories / reading games
Interactive Reading Games (JI) - Free English resource - large variety
Directory of Educational Web Resources (JI) - Created and maintained by teachers
Media Smarts (JI) - Canada's Center for Digital Literacy
PBS Kids - Educational Apps (PJ) - Interactive and educational - all subjects
The Dictionary Project (JI) - Non-profit org - goal to assist students
The Teacher's Guide - Reading Websites (JI) - Reading Websites for SMARTBoards
Link to Learning - Language (PJI) - Multiple links for all subject material
Kids Corner - Interactive Literacy Activities (PJI) - From Cowell Elementary - Denver Col.
CrickWeb - Free Online Educational Resources (PJI) - From the Creators of EverySchool UK
Internet Enhanced Literacy (PJI) - Cobb County School District
Games and Interactives (JI) - from the @sciencechannel
Literacy Online Picture Books & Links (PJ) - Lancashire Grid for Learning
Leaping Literacy Online Library (PJ) - Home of Laurie StorEBooks (TM)
Reading and Spelling Games (PJ) - CoolMath-Games.com 
Apples 4 The Teacher (PJ) - Fun Educational Site for Teachers
Turtle Diary  (PJ) - Re-Imagination of Learning
Doorway Online (PJ) - Interactive and Accessible Learning
Computer Literacy Lessons (PJI) - Computer Lessons K-6
100 Free Short Stories for ESL Learners (JI) Ron C. Lee PhD
English Interactive - Reading Practice (JI) - Learn English as a Second Language
Big Brown Bear Activities (PJ) - Support for National Literacy
The Teacher's Cafe (PJ) - Created by elementary teachers
Interactive Graphic Organizers and More (JI) - Vermilion Parish Schools - Louisiana
PBL - Day in the Life of Harry Potter - WebQuest - Guilford County Schools
K21 Reader - Reading Instruction Resources (PJI) - from StudyBreak Media

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