• Favorite Websites
     

    Reading & Writing Project Activities
    Explore all of the sections, and be sure not to miss the "Get Them Playing" link! These apps, games, and activities are recommended by Teachers College Reading & Writing Project.
    https://readingandwritingproject.org/clearinghouse/family

    Apps to Love
    Orton-Gillingham Multi-Sensory Institute recommends these apps for practicing phonics, fluency, sight words, and comprehension.  There are choices for lower and upper elementary students.
    https://www.orton-gillingham.com/products/educational-apps/

    Storyline Online
    This great website has famous actors and actresses reading quality children’s fiction.  You see all of the pictures, just as if you were listening to a live read aloud. 
    www.storylineonline.net/

    Epic! - Books for Kids
    Epic! provides access to thousands of chapter, picture, comic, non-fiction, and fiction books for children ages 2-12.  The first month is free, and the cost is $4.99/month after that.  
    www.getepic.com

    Parent Tool Kit
    On this useful website, parents/guardians can access suggestions for helping their child meet today's vigorous standards. Information is organized by grade level from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade and is easy, practical, and free.
    http://www.parenttoolkit.com/index.cfm?objectid=C438B4B0-A0CC-11E3-87540050569A5318

    Scholastic Book Search
    Scholastic offers the ability to find “just-right” books for your child. You can search by title, author, or interest. Click on the book’s individual page to find its reading level.
    https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/bookwizard/

    Time For Kids
    Real life reading is the most important type of reading. There are real life articles about today’s current events and on topics that interest children.
    http://www.timeforkids.com/

    Pinna
    This app offers commercial free, screen free, uninterrupted story time for a small fee.  It is geared towards listeners ages 4-12. Listen to it at home, in the car, on the beach, at a sibling's sporting event, or any time you wish! 
    https://pinna.fm/