Here is a list of great websites that I have used with my students to help augment their Language learning inside and outside of the classroom. The list is broken down into 3 categories: Reading, Writing, & Grammar/Spelling/Vocabulary. Just click on the image below and a new window will appear bringing up the site. Enjoy!
This is a great site that students in my class can be subscribed too. It's an online leveled library with all sorts of great features to help engage and foster literacy skills in children.
This site has a number of online digital magazines for kids. It's available to students at the OCDSB and no password is required when students are accessing it from school. Just click on Flipster and you're in!
Excellent resource for second language learners or beginning readers
An online library of books offered through the Ottawa Public library that can be read aloud to children and young adults. To access the Tumble Books scroll down and select it from the list.
This is an absolutely amazing site that provides multiple part online guided reading stories and interactive reading games for children to explore.
This is a free online collection of over 1000 audiobooks for kids as well as many popular titles for adults.
This is an interactive site created by the Ottawa Public Library for both early and late readers. It provides a number of fun reading games and activities to keep children entertained while learning key language skills.
A site that helps students to learn letters, numbers, colours, shapes, and more.
Hundreds of poems to read and rate online
The Storybird website allows you to create, read, and print short, art-inspired stories that you make.
Communicating ideas using posters, newspapers, and comics
Create online brochures, newspapers, booklets, and flyers easily
Online text organizers to assist students with the writing process
Here is a fantastic sight that allows children to practice and improve their sight word and vocabulary reading lists. Click on the image and it will bring you to my vocabulary reading lists.
Practice your grammar skills and earn points as you play the fun game
Answer grammar questions correctly to build your own clubhouse
Practice vocabulary and topic knowledge in order to steal the cheese away from the cat
Defeat Chuck "the evil sandwich making guy" by correctly finding all of the right synonym words before time runs out
Choose from over 100 topics and unscramble the word successfully to win
Proofreading Makes Perfect is a great way to improve the grammar and structure of your sentences
Play a number of different fun spelling games that include word sort, complete the sentence, and proofreading
Free online searchable picture dictionary which is very helpful for second language learners