Reading-Writing Links

Roald Dahl Biography

Book Adventure
Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children create their own book lists from over 7,000 recommended titles, take multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read, and earn points and prizes for their literary successes. Book Adventure was created by and is maintained by Sylvan Learning.

Story Starters  from scholastic...spin the wheel to create a story starter...then create and print your story
 
Spelling City
Start by entering your spelling words. Then select Test Me, Teach Me, or Play a Game to practice your words.

Kids Mystery Net (Thanks Mrs. Davis)

Create a customized cursive

Create a comic strip

Interactive Venn Diagram

Edit Dan's Copy

Clean Up Your Grammar

Short Circuit: Prefixes-suffixes

Leveled Book List: check the reading level of many books.

Poetry for Kids

Giggle Poetry

Poetry Idea Engine

MightyBook: Books, Music, Cartoons, Games, and Jokes

Book Pals: books are read aloud by an actor or actress

Online Dictionary

Online Rhyming Dictionary

Write a Cinquain Poem: from readwritethink.com

Write a COLOR Poem

Write a 5W poem

Write an Autobiographical poem

Write an I am Poem

Write a Name Poem

Write a Diamond Poem

Write a Diamonte

Write an Alliteration

Instant Poetry Forms

Word Family Sort

Printing Press...create a brochure, newspaper, booklet, or flyer

Eyes on Idioms

Idioms at FunBrain

 

 FRY SIGHT WORD Activities

GAMES

Short Circuit

Clean Up Your Grammar

Edit Practice

Grammar Gorillas: learning parts of speech

See and Spell

Baseword Baseball

Gator Smash-Click on the misspelled word

Word Invasion: Learn parts of speech game

Synonym Sam

Power Proofreading:This game from Houghton Mifflin is one of the best grammar review games on the Web. PowerProofreading uses memos, letters, paragraphs, and other selections and asks students to find the grammatical errors within the text. You can select grade level, grammar concept covered, and writing genre.

Panda Mayhem: learn parts of speech

Popcorn Wordsidentifying beginning words

Syllable Split: reading multisyllable words

Similes Matching Game 

Idioms

My Pages:

Spinner's Space

Links to Printables