Sunday, May 20, 2012

Reading Games ... Flash Learning for Grades JK to 3
Learn Dolch Sight Words: Try these Macromedia Flash Learning Games ... Brought to you by the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library - They have provided this easy-to-use site for students and teachers.  The focus is on READING ... Students can play various games like MATCHING, SENTENCE BUILDING, SIGHT WORD STORIES, PICTURE WORDS, and CREATE A STORY.  This is an interactive site that young students will have fun and learn.

Literactive - Teaching Children to Read

Literactive is one of the leading providers of reading material for pre-school, kindergarten and grade 1 students available online. The program is comprised of carefully levelled guided readers, comprehensive phonic activities and a wealth of supplemental reading material which gradually develop a child's reading skills in a sequential and enjoyable manner. All the material is available for free from this site but you need to register. You can select activities focussing on ... PHONICS, GUIDED READING, READING SKILLS ACTIVITIES, E-POETRY, E-PICTURE BOOKS (independent reading), BLMs to download and even ESL (Spanish). Teachers can use the site in the classroom and even provide link to parents. 

Fractured Fairy Tales - ReadWriteThink

This is a very simple website for students to use.  They can enjoy reading well-known stories - but, with a twist!  Students of all ages can also write their very own fractured fairy tales.  Especially a lot of fun for Primary students too.  This site is great for educators as well as it readily provides lesson plans for teachers ... From JK - 8, teachers will have really good activities to use in order to cover the curriculum.  This site is fun, educational and worth visiting.

Khan Academy ... Flipping the Classroom