English - Reading

This page will include resources specific to English Reading broken down into categories by age-appropriateness. It will also include specific resources for teaching specific content by grade level.

Storytelling
Bookhive Zingertales - Storytellers online


Primary Readers:
Starfall - How the Alphabet Got in Order - cartoon video displays how the alphabet organized itself.
Harcourt ABC's - Interactive on letters of the alphabet
Scholastic Help - Interactive on helping Leo gather the right letters
Clifford's Confusable Letters - Scholastic interactive of Clifford the Big Red Dog
Lug and the Letters - Interactive teaching letters and clicking on corresponding letters on screen
Learn to Read Interactive Games - Matching games using words and images.
Genki English - phonic interaction site
Lil Fingers Alphabet - upper case mommy and lower case kids sharing what the letters are together.

Rhyming:
Reggie Loves to Rhyme - Interactive using Reggie the Rhino

Spelling:
Leo Loves to Spell - Interactive from Scholastic of Leo the Lobster spelling words based on location

Categories:
Nina Loves to Name - Nina the Newt likes to name things
Transport English - Match the word with the image
Fruit English - Match the name of the fruit with its picture - here's Veggies


eHow Google Reader - This site is from eHow and it has step-by-step videos showing how to access and use Google's Reader. Google Reader is another online bookmark/favorites spot to store and share your website links.

Google Literary Trips - Mashup tool linking novels with Google Earth to create visual visits to locations where novels take place.