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(1) ZAC READING:
LETTERS - SOUNDS

(Start, middle, end letters and sounds)

LEARN TO READ: Zac the Rat and other games available for practice of letters and sounds. This site may take a few moments to load as it has many good activities included.


(2) DOLCHE WORDS
(spoken)

Mrs. Perkins Dolche Words: Dolche PowerPoint slideshows with audio from Pre-Primer word list to 3rd Grade. Files are large and may take a a few minutes to download.


(3) DOLCH WORD LIST
(vocabulary)

Introduction to sight words. Spoken word lists to practice with. Various word searches are available. Free downloadable printable sheets.


(4) BASIC SIGHT WORDS
(four levels)

Sight Words With Sampson. Several activities: Learn words, Build Words, Identify Words, Quiz and Treasure Hunt. Four different levels of difficulty available.

(5) DOLCH
WORD LISTS

(Lists of Dolche words)

Pre-primer to third grade words are available. Site takes a few moments to load, but worth the wait. Select a list from Pre-primer to Grade 3. List of words will display. Student clicks on any word and the word is spoken. Good practice for students.

(6) SPELL
the WORDS

(spelling game)


Spelling game. Different levels. Spell the words with the letters provided.


(7) Text to Speak
(on your computer)

Text-to-speech (TTS) is the ability of your computer to play back written text as spoken words. Depending upon your configuration and installed TTS engines, you can hear most text that appears on your screen in Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Learn how to convert text to speech.


(8) ONLINE WORD
PUZZLE GAMES

TurtleDiary.com has a variety of online games that help children in different grade levels enhance their language, reading and spelling skills.

(9) ALPHABET
BINGO

Alphabet BINGO is a learning activity for children learning the alphabet. To play children must listen for the animated character to say a letter and then click on the corresponding letter in the grid. Children can select from upper-case letters or lower-case letters.

(10) FUZZY LION
BEGINNING SOUNDS

(Word given, fill-in missing first letter)

Fuzzy Lion Ears. Picture shown and student selects the correct letter to complete the word. Good sound. New word is slow loading.


(11) WORD READING


Student selects word for picture.

(12) MAKING
WORDS

(select end letters then first letters to make words)

Can select end or beginning of word letters and student from an alphabet board selects a letter(s) to make up words using those letters. Good words are saved, non-words are rejected.

(13) READING ALOUD
STORIES - A

(Stories read aloud as cursor passed over words)

Six simple stories. Student clicks on words in story for the words to be read out loud.

(14) READING ALOUD
STORIES - B

(Stories read aloud as cursor passed over words)

Another six simple stories in comic book style. Student clicks on words in story for the words to be read out loud.

(15) READING
COMPREHENSION

(Read story and answer online questions)

Reading comprehension work. Student reads story, answers questions, fills in gaps, and recreates the story. Good comprehension and reading exercises.


(16) WORD SCRAMBLE
(Advanced)

Rearrange the letters to form a valid word. You may click the hint button to get the meaning of word. Reading and knowledge of word definitions required.


(17) ALPHABET TREE:
MATCH LETTER - ITEM


A letter is provided, two pictures are shown and student matches the item to the letter the item starts with.

(18) LITERACY:
READING

(Words matched with pictographs)

Six different stories illustrated with text and pictographs to make reading easier for students.

(19) LITERACY:
NATURE STORIES

(Words matched with pictographs)

Six different topics are covered: Dinosaurs, Life Cycle of a Frog, African Animals, Animal Groups, Life at Sea, and Planets. Each topic has text and pictographs for easy reading of material.

(20) LETTER SHAPES
(Match Upper and Lower Case)

Monster Mansion Match (ABCYA.com): Match upper and lower case letters of the alphabet.

(21) START and END
SOUNDS OF WORDS

(Make words using letters and their sounds)

Help Wordblender make words by choosing a start sound (onset) and an end sound (rime) to blend together. Wordblender will tell you if you're right or not. You might even be able to make some new words that don't exist!

(22) SPELLING and WORD
SOUNDS

(Using vowels to create words)

Choose a phoneme. A word containing a gap will appear in the sand. Listen to Colin the Clam say the complete word then click on the sand pile with the right spelling for the missing phoneme. Each word you get right will add a sand pile to the sandcastle you are building.

(23) READING:
Stories

(Stories read when cursor moved over words)

Various stories and materials students can access. Student highlights the words in the stories and the words are spoken. Good collection of reading material for beginning readers

(24) VOCABULARY:
Grade 1 and 2

(Select pics that belong to certain categories)

Scholastic: Building Language for Literacy. Grade 1 level of activities to develop vocabulary knowledge.

(25) LANGUAGE
VIDEOS

(vocabulary, grammar, funny English, classic rhymes for kids)

Enjoy a wide range of free English language videos. Improve English grammar and vocabulary with handy instructional clips and short educational lessons. Choose a video that suits your needs and have fun learning English online!

(26) FRIDGE
MAGNET GAME

(Move letters, numbers, shapes like fridge magnets)

ABCYa.com: ABC and 123 Magnet game. Move letters, numbers, shapes onto the fridge. There is audio for letters, numbers and shapes when moved.

(27) PHONICS MATCH BOARD
(When cards selected, lewtter sounds spoken)

Match the correct cards with similar sounds. Sounds audible during games as cards turned.

(28) SESAME STREET: LETTERS & SOUNDS (A)
(Match words starting with letters)

Big Bird gets letters in the mail and you have to select the items on the shelf that begin with that letter.

(29) SESAME STREET: LETTERS & SOUNDS (B)
(Press correct letter key that starts words)

Select any key on the keyboard and Elmo will show an item that starts with that letter sound.


(30) START READING
(word shapes, stories read aloud, read stories)

Learn to Read. Various stories and books that are read aloud when words are highlighted by cursor.


(31) SEQUENCING
(student puts events in right order)

To play the games below, type in numbers to put the events in the correct order. Before and/or after each game, have students explain how to do the activity in their own words.


(32) PICTURE SEQUENCE
(Put events in order)

Picture Sequencing is a challenging game that will enable kids to grasp and practice the concept of sequencing through pictures. Kids will build and sharpen their logical skills as they have fun sequencing actions, stories and nursery rhymes. Kids have to study the pictures and put them in sequence using numbers. This exercise will also help kids reinforce their concept of sequencing numbers.


(33) READ ALONG STORIES
(6 stories to read along)

(Mighty Books) Read along with these six stories.


(34) WHAT'S
THE WORD

((0nline activity))

FUN BRAIN. Alphabet, animals, fruit, tools, machines, shapes. Student shown picture and has to select the correct word for the picture.


(35) WHAT'S
IN THE BAG

(deduction skill)

Student will see three words that describes an item in the bag. Click on the CONTINUE button and three choices will appear. Click on the item that describes what is in the bag, then click CONTINUE to the next set of words.


(36) SEQUENCING

(Garfield comics)


Put the three pictures in the correct order and answer some questions on each story. Get 3 out of 5 correct and you will be world champ.


(37) ESL ONLINE QUIZZES
(Grammar and Vocabulary)


Beginner, elementary, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced online quizzes on grammar and vocabulary.


(38) VIDEOS:
ESL SKILLS

(vocabulary, listening, pronunciation)

ESL Tower. We gladly present a free ESL video online lab for beginner learners. These video lessons will help you develop your vocabulary and practice listening and pronunciation.


(39) SPACIAL CONCEPTS
(behind, beside, etc.)



The words that define relationships in space are vitally important because they are part of the basic framework for future learning. Children pick up many of these words in daily interactions but they may not understand others.


(40) FINISH THE STORY
(literacy skills)


Help children to build literacy skills by completing the sentences in the various pictures displayed.


(41) RHYMING WORDS
(select rhyming word)


Picture is shown and word spoken. From 3 pictures below, you are to find the word that rhymes with the picture.


(42) INTERACTIVE
READING

(1st Grade)

Internet4Classrooms: A selection of books that student clicks on the words with a mouse and the word is spoken. Excellent way to associate written words with reading.

(43) VOCABULARY
GAMES

(Learning Games for Kids.com) Vocabulary Games, Spelling Games and Alphabet Games are fun ways to expand your child's knowledge of the English language, all while having fun.

(44) LANGUAGE
GAMES

(Agenda Web) Word games to learn English. Various level exercises.


(45) OPPOSITES
(basic opposite words)

Basic opposite words to learn.


(46) ARTISTS
(word activities)

There are six different stories about 6 different artists. Click on the words in the story to hear them and follow the story. There are also word activities to do to help you learn to read.


(47) MAKE A MAGICIAN


Different activities to help you learn to read. Click on the words to hear them spoken. Do different word activities.

(48) ALPHABET SEQUENCE
(good activity)

Select the correct letter of the alphabet to complete the alphabet series. Practice alphabet recognition and sequencing.

(49) SELECTING SAME TOPICS
(categorizing)

Between The Lions. Find books that are about the same topic.


(50) SPELLING WORDS
(simple words)

See and Spell. The following activities include: short vowels, long vowels, blends, digraphs, plurals, and my words.


(51) LANGUAGE ARTS GAMES
(variety of activities)

Variety of games to choose from. Some of the games are: Bouncing Letters, Hangman, Typing Monster, Word Lab, A to Z, Alphabet Zoo, etc.


(52) PROOF READING
(grade 6 work)

(Internet4Classrooms) Advanced work. Passages are displayed and student has to correct the grammar errors such as punctuation and capitals.

(53) HOMOPHONES
(advanced reading vocabulary)

Advanced reading skills. Homophones are words that sounds the same but have different spelling and meanings. Select the correct word for each sentence. There are various activities.


(54) GRAMMAR GOLD
(variety of activities)

Harcourt School. Instructions, when clicked, are spoken. A variety of grammar activities for grade 1 to grade 5 levels. Select which grade level you want to do.

(55) GRAMMAR EXERCISES
(extensive activities)

Grammar Practice Park. Grade 3 to grade 5 levels. Various activities included. Good site.

(56) GRAMMAR
ACTIVITIES

(Grades 2 to 5)

(Houghton Mifflin English) A variety of grammar quizzes. Have a blast with Grammar Blast! Answer 10 questions and earn up to 100 game points. To play just choose a quiz.

(57) GRAMMAR GAMES
(variety)

(FunEnglishGames.com) Check out learning games related to topics such as punctuation, sentence structure, prefixes, suffixes, verbs, nouns, adjectives and more. Make use of the free educational games for children and have fun learning online.

(58) PAST TENSE WORDS
(learn past tense)

(Agenda Web) A variety of simple past tense exercises, worksheets, videos and lessons.


(59) STARFALL READING GAMES
(variety)

A good variety of reading games to have student do.


(60) SPELLING PATTERNS
(reading word exercise)


Select consonants and vowels. Select a word ending and then read the words with the various different beginning letters.


(61) BEGINING TO READ
(Starfall Skills)

Elementary reading skills. In Poetry Section, student highlights the words and they are read out loud.

(62) OPPOSITES
(10 common words)

Match the opposite words. Ten common opposite words.

(63) WORD WHEEL
(game)

Make a word in the word window to match the picture and written clue. Move the wheels by clicking on the start and stop button.

(64) DINOSAUR WORDS(sight vocabulary)
(sight vocabulary)

Listen to the word and select it from the list.

(65)LEARN ENGLISH
(online)

The Learn English Network offers English grammar and extensive British English vocabulary sections along with a free English magazine, diary, games, lessons and tests and an insight into British culture, Traditions and customs.

(66) PHONICS LEARNING GAME
(kizphonics)

Phonics Games Online by Level, Preschool Reading Games, Kindergarten Reading Games, 1st Grade Reading Games, 2nd Grade Reading Games. Covering, Letters of the Alphabet, Short Vowels, Beginning and Ending Consonants, Long Vowels, Vowel Digraphs, S Blends, R Blends, L Blends, R-controlled Vowels, Special Vowels, Diphthongs and more.

(67) APPS FOR LEARNING TO READ
(15 best apps)

In the modern world of the 21st century, there are endless aides to teach reading, and it can be difficult to determine which are the most educational and fun to use. This site, by Early Childhood, provides various apps for toddler, pre-school, and elementary levels.



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