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Language Arts

EARLY YEARS- YR1-2




Beginning consonants

1. Beginning Consonant practice - all letters
2. Beginning letter match - find words that begin with same letter sound.
3. Consonant Blends - Find the blend that matches the picture.
4. Beginning Consonant Digraphs - Select the correct digraph
5. Gus and Inky's Underwater Adventure Chapter 1 - Story about Gus and Inkey; Help Gus with beginning sounds.
6. Fishing for Phonics - select a level; find the missing beginning sound and drag the card into the missing space.
7. Paw Park: Sassy Seals - Match beginning sounds - (from Game Goo - Learning That Sticks!)
8. Beginning letter sounds - select the ending family and add a beginning letter to create a word that matches the picture
9. Have More Fun - Many games to select from in various formats.
10. H sound - Hung up on H song
11. W sound Song - W Trouble



Ending consonants

1. Ending consonant practice - for all letters.
2. Ending Digraphs - Select the correct digraph ending.
3. Fishing for Phonics - select a level; find the missing ending sound and drag the card into the missing space.
4. Have More Fun - Many games to select from in various formats.



Vowels

1. Long A sound - drag pictures with long a sound into box
2. Long E sound - drag pictures with long e sound into box
3. Long I sound - drag pictures with long i sound into box
4. Long O sound - drag pictures with long o sound into box
5. Long U sound - drag pictures with long u sound into box
6. Short A - practice index; click on red dot; self checking
7. Short E -practice index; click on red dot; self checking
8. Short I - practice index; click on red dot; self checking
9. Short O - practice index; click on red dot; self checking
10. Short O song - Sloppy Pop (need Quicktime)
11. Short U -practice index; click on red dot; self checking
12. Short U - Grubby Pup
13. Sometimes Y - Vowel song
14. Which Vowel makes a word -
15. Long Vowels - poems and activities about long vowels and digraphs
16. Long and Short Vowel Match - match words by the vowel sounds that are the same
17. Missing Vowels - Type out the word with the missing vowel in place
18. Picture Match - Short and Long Vowels; Match the vowel sound of the word with the correct vowel box.
19. Short Vowel Practice - Select correct spelling of word
20. Short Vowel Words - Scroll down near the bottom and select the vowel. Use the phonics and sight words to make sentences
21. Online Stories - Starfall - per vowel sound to practice reading
22. Vowel BootCamp - song (need Quicktime)

Silent E
1. Sneaky E - Which word has the silent E letter


Vowel Blends

1. Words and Pictures - Activities with vowel blends: oo, ee, ay, igh, and silent e with long vowels. Audio, poems, activities and worksheets


Phonics knowledge

1. AR song - Learn about AR (need Quicktime)
2. CH song - Cha Cha Cha
3. CVC Maker - Word Play- Make words and put them on Word list, then read them back. and Word Match - Match word shown by using arrows by the letters.
4. Beginning Sounds - interactive site; choose the beginning consonant for the pictures.
5. Beginning and ending sounds - Teacher selects for the student out of multiple games - digraphs - concentration style games
6. Blends Word Wheel - look at the clue at the bottom and then press each wheel to form the word's beginning and ending sound.
7. Ending Consonants - interactive site; choose the ending consonant for the pictures.
8. Froggy Phonemes - create CVC words with the frogs. Sound out the word you create.
9. Learn to Read - Starfall - Easy to read stories that focus on a particular vowel sound along with quizzes on the same vowel. Long and short vowels included.15 separate stories and quizzes.
10. Match of Mystery - 5 levels, short, long, digraphs, dipthongs and vce pattern. 8-29-08
11. Missing Word - Listen to the sentence being said. Click on the missing word.
12. Phoneme Checker - Let children listen to the various phonemes.
13. SpellBound - Child sees the word spelled correctly, then letters are mixed up and child must put them in order again.
14. Sound Buttons - make up words using digraphs and letters, then click on the sound buttons to blend it together.
15. Sound it out - Click on the word that the cat says aloud. (warning-British accent may confuse some students)
16. Which Bird is Correct? - pick the bird that is saying the written word and drag the parrot over to the word.
17. Word Families - Magnetic Blackboard - create new words from word endings
18. Word Families - Word family sort; pick a vowel sound and then match the words to the family.
19. Word Wheels - Make a word in the word window to match the picture.
20. Word Maker - Select an ending, then combine letters to create words.
21. Word Wheel - look at the clue at the bottom and then press each wheel to form the word's beginning and ending sound.



Sight Words

1. Body Parts - Move the pictures by using the arrow on the right to match the word.
2. Coconut Words - Three Levels. Click on correct word to complete sentence.
3. Crossword puzzles using Dolch Sight Words - Select a lesson and fill in the missing word.
4. Sight Words - Read sight words, then type them in the box..
5. Dolch List Practice - online activities to practice sight words.
6. LearntoReadfree - Free online lessons with audio; must register but registration is free. 10-13-08
7. Missing Letters - Find the matching sight word and type in the missing letters.
8. High Frequency Words - 6 activities using sight words. Drag correct word in blank to complete the sentences.
9. I Can Read Game - Listen to the sentence then click on the spoken word.
10. Sight Words with Samson - Listen to the word has he pronounces it, spells it and uses it in a sentence.
11. Sight Words - Match the word with the picture. Many, many selections
12. Sight Words - Dolch Words, if you don't know the word, move your mouse over it and it will tell you what it is. Practice the words, then take the quiz.
13. Sight Word Practice Quizzes - Many quizzes and levels .
14. Star Writer - Words are written with stars. Click on the domes to hear the word read and click on the dome that says the word. (caution, UK site with British accents may confuse some students.)
15. Three plays - Starfall site - Read and act out plays.
16. Word Building - Five Levels
1. Level One - Short Vowels a, i, and long vowels with e ending
2. Level Two - Short Vowels a, e, i, o and digraphs sp, st and plurals
3. Level Three -Short Vowels a, i, u and endings -ing, ong , ang, ung
4. Level Four - Short Vowels o, a and digraphs cl, sl, sc
5. Level Five - Short Vowels o, a and -or and -ar



Syllabication

1. How Many Syllables - Click on the number that represents how many syllables in each animal's name
2. Count the Syllables - Word Jumble - Click on Count the Syllables. Click on the correct button for the number of syllables in the word.



Vocabulary Building

1. What's the Word - Build vocabulary by matching words with pictures.
2. Crossword Puzzles for Young Children - Each week a new puzzle with Dolch words. Clues and hints included. Excellent first start for children learning to work crossword puzzles!



Sentence Structure

1. Build a Sentence - Drag scrambled words to create a sentence.
2. Scrambled Sentences - Drag the words in the correct order to create a sentence.
3. Can you make sense of a sentence? - drag the words into the correct sentence order.



Comprehension

1. Grade One Books Online - Children can read to one another from books that are especially designed to match exactly with Grade 1 Reading Vocabulary Lists.
2. Picture Sentence Worksheets - Look at the picture. Circle the sentence that tells about the picture



Word Endings

1. S or ES - tutorial and practice
2. ED or ING - tutorial and practice
3. Suffix practice - more practice on s/es and ed/ing.



Main Idea

1. What's the Big Idea? - lesson and activity


Capitalization and Punctuation

1. Find the correct sentence - Choose sentence with correct capitalization and punctuation.
2. Punctuation - Find the correct punctuation mark to end the sentence.
3. Special Names - Find the correct capitalization of proper nouns.
4. Punctuation - End the sentence with the correct punctuation.
5. Punctuation Poems - Learn about punctuation and create sentences using what you learned.



Sequencing

1. Monkey Business: Rain Forest Run Around - Click on the words to put them in correct order. (from Game Goo - Learning That Sticks!)
2. Sequence the Story - drag the pictures in the correct order. Students can have the story read to them if necessary.
3. Sequencing - Many choices to select from. Choose one of the games and then number the pictures in the correct order.



Contractions

1. Contraction Practice - Interactive contraction practice.
2. Contractions - Type in the contraction beside the two words.
3. Contractions - Matching game



Irregular Plurals

1. Irregular Plurals - Match the related words, singular to plural.


Opposites

1. Opposites/Antonyms - Matching game, concentration style.
2. Opposites - Drag the words on the right to where they belong.
3. Quiet Quest for Opposites by Spanky the Tooth Taker - From Game Goo (learning that sticks)



Spelling

1. Alien Scavenger Hunt: Letter Bugs - Use the mouse to click on letters that make up the word you hear. From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
2. Alien Scavenger Hunt: Space Trash - Use the mouse to click on letters that make up the word you hear. From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
3. Fearless Frieda - use the keyboard to spell the words Frieda says. Three letter words on level one, four letter words on level 2. - From Game Goo (learning that sticks) (beware of the intro where students must pick one from each category to create a unique name)
4. Look, cover and Spell - phonetic family of words to practice. Can change the level from easy to hard.
5. Spell Check - TCAP format, select word that is spelled incorrectly.
6. Spell words - Magnetic Board - drag letters to create word.
7. Spelling - put the letters in order to create the word that is said aloud.
8. Spelling - Click on the misspelled word and then fix it. For different words and spelling activities, check here
9. Spelling activities - basic core words; color activities, puzzle activities, use it activities. 21 units
10. Spin and Spell - click on the word you wish to spell then click on the letters on the spinning wheel. Click submit to check spellings.



Rhyming practice

1. Gus and Inky's Underwater Adventure Chapter 2 - Story; help Gus in the story with rhyming words.
2. Rhyming Match - Select a location to visit, and find the rhyming words.
3. Rhyming Practice -Many games to select from. Choose one match game from the list. There are phonetic games along with rhyme.
4. Gus and Inky Learn about rhyming words - online lesson and activity



Parts of a Sentence

1. Maggie's Earth Adventures - Nouns and Verbs - Put the trash into the correct bucket, separating the nouns and verbs.


Writing a Sentence

1. Characters - Click on the different parts to create a character, then write a sentence about the character you created.


Online Stories

1. Clifford's Big Dig -Interactive story. Click on the bone to begin
2. Here, Clifford - Interactive story. Click on the bone to begin
3. Emily Goes to School - Interactive story. Click on the bone to begin
4. Stories to read - Starfall - Beginning books per vowel sound for reading out-loud practice.
5. Bear Stories - Practice your fluency skills on these stories.
6. Bat Stories - Practice your phonics skills on these stories
7. Children's Books to read online - Practice your reading skills



Language Arts

YEAR 2/3




Beginning consonants

1. Word Families - select the word family to practice and select the correct beginning consonant to match the pictures
2. Consonant Blends - find the blend that matches the picture
3. Beginning Consonant Digraphs - select the correct digraph
4. Paw Park: Sassy Seals - Match beginning sounds - (from Game Goo - Learning That Sticks!)

Ending consonants

1. Ending consonant practice - for all letters
2. Ending Digraphs - select the correct digraph ending

Vowels

1. Short A
2. Short E
3. Short I
4. Short O
5. Short U
6. Coconut Vowels - "Coconuts with words in them fall to the beach. The student must match missing letters to the correct word coconut" Use the missing letters to create words.
7. Long and Short Vowel Match - match words by the vowel sounds that are the same- beware of lots of ads around the box that contains the game.
8. Match of Mystery - 5 levels, short, long, digraphs, dipthongs and vce pattern. 8-29-08
9. Vowel Practice - drag the correct vowel into the word to spell it correctly - beware pop-ups!
10. Short Vowel Practice - select correct spelling of word
11. Vowel Digraphs - select correct digraph to match picture
12. When Two Vowels go Walking - song

Phonics knowledge

1. Blending Dragon - Direct your dragon with the mouse and catch the globes with real words. Choose the phoneme that you wish to work with
2. Double OO - song
3. Match of Mystery - 5 levels, short, long, digraphs, dipthongs and vce pattern. 8-29-08
4. SpellBound - child sees the word spelled correctly, then letters are mixed up and child must put them in order again
5. Sound it out - click on the word that the cat says aloud (warning-British accent may confuse some students)
6. Word Families - create new words from word endings
7. Look, cover and Spell - phonetic family of words to practice.Can change the level from easy to hard.

Sight Words

1. Dinosaur Eggs - Listen to the voice and choose the egg that shows that word.
2. Dolch List Practice - online activities to practice sight words
3. Missing Letters - find the matching sight word and type in the missing letters
4. High Frequency Words - six activities using sight words - drag correct word to complete the sentences
5. Magnetic Nursery Rhymes - Put the poem back together again. Identify the words and drag them to recreate the nursery rhyme.
6. Sight words - read the word before it goes off the screen! Audio reading of word also.
7. Sight Words with Samson - Listen to the word has he pronounces it, spells it and uses it in a sentence.


Syllables

1. The Syllable Factory - break words up into "chunks" (Warning: there are some words that have been separated wrongly. An acitivity for students might be to find the ones that are wrong vs the ones that are right!)
2. Space Station - Build a space station by using word study skills - Divide the word in blue into syllables and enter it into the box with a '-' between the syllables. Example: fi-nal ( some words may be too difficult for individual practice)

ABC Ordering

1. Order Me Around - Click on the words one time according to ABC order, and then click on the Submit button to see if you are right.
2. ABC Order practice - Pick the list of words that are in order. [not available 6/1/08]
3. Alphabet Bears - Put the bears in order according to the words on their shirts
4. Alphabet Zoo - Put the words in order
5. Alphabetical Order - Put the list in order according to the alphabet, typing in the numbers on the left side. This is a Very Long list!!
6. ABC Order - People's Names
7. ABC Order - Christmas Words
8. ABC Order - Thanksgiving Words
9. ABC Order - Winter Words
10. ABC Order - Number Words

Sentence Structure

1. Build a Sentence - drag scrambled words to create a sentence
2. Scrambled Sentences - drag the words in the correct order to create a sentence
3. Can you make sense of a sentence? - drag the words into the correct sentence order
4. Parts of a Sentence - select naming part or telling part (subject/predicate)

Comprehension

1. Grade One Books Online - Children can read to one another from books that are especially designed to match exactly with Grade 1 Reading Vocabulary Lists.
2. Reading Comprehension - interactive quiz. Christmas story "A special Christmas present"


Word Additions
Root Words
Prefixes
Suffixes

1. S or ES - choose correct spelling
2. S song - Without an S
3. ED or ING - choose correct word
4. Suffix practice - more practice on s/es and ed/ing
5. Root Words - root quiz
6. Prefixes - quiz
7. Suffixes - quiz


Compound Words

1. Compound Words - Select the word that makes a compound word.
2. Compound Words - Drag and Drop to make compound words
3. Compound Words - Match the blue word with the red to form a compound word
4. Compound Words - Quia game
5. Compound Words - online interactive game
6. Compound Words - GetReadyToRead on-line game
7. Gus and Inky's Underwater Adventure Chapter 3 - Find the compound words


Main Idea

1. Main Idea practice - eight online interactive quizzes on Main Idea from the Manatee School District

Capitalization and Punctuation

1. Find the correct sentence - choose sentence with correct capitalization and punctuation
2. Punctuation - find the correct punctuation mark to end the sentence
3. Special Names - find the correct capitalization of proper nouns
4. Capitalization - type the correct capital letter of the words in a sentence

Sequencing

1. Monkey Business: Rain Forest Run Around - Click on the words to put them in correct order. (from Game Goo - Learning That Sticks!)
2. Sequence the Story - drag the pictures in the correct order - (students can have the story read to them if necessary)
3. Sequencing - drag the pictures in the correct time order - beware the ads and pop-ups!
4. Sequencing Lesson and Exercise - read and put the pictures in sequence according to the story

Contractions

1. Contraction Practice - interactive contraction practice
2. Contractions - type the contraction beside the two words
3. Fly By Contraction Practice - find the correct airplane to match with the contraction
4. Type the contraction - type contraction form of words
5. Contraction Concentration - match the words with the contraction


Irregular Plurals

1. Irregular Plurals - match the related words, singular to plural
2. Irregular Plurals - match related words, oes, os
3. Plural Nouns - add s or es


Synonyms/Homonyms

1. Tooth Tally with Squanky the Tooth Taker - From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
2. Super synonym match - Super synonym concentration game
3. Synonym match - from EZ School (beware of the ad that appears full screen before the game)
4. Synonym match - concentration style
5. Synonym match - matching style
6. Synonym match - from Dosity
7. More synonyms - from Dosity
8. Synonym Study - graded practice on synonyms [not available 4/1/08]


Grammar

1. Proofreading Makes Perfect - Capital letters and end marks.
2. Grammar Blaster - Grade 2 skills

Opposites

1. Antonym Match - concentration type match
2. More Antonyms - from Dosity
3. Opposites/Antonyms - matching game, concentration style
4. Opposites - drag the words to where they belong
5. Quiet Quest for Opposites by Squanky the Tooth Taker - From Game Goo (learning that sticks)


Spelling

1. Alien Scavenger Hunt: Letter Bugs - Use the mouse to click on letters that make up the word you hear. From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
2. Alien Scavenger Hunt: Space Trash - Use the mouse to click on letters that make up the word you hear. From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
3. Core Spelling Units -The words come from the Sitton Spelling Sourcebook Series by Egger Publishing, Inc. Pick your unit and do the interactive activities!9-7-08
4. Fearless Frieda - use the keyboard to spell the words Frieda says. Three letter words on level one, four letter words on level 2. - From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
5. Fearless Frieda the Big Kahuna - Use the keyboard to spell the words Frieda says. Frieda starts with four letter words in this game. - From Game Goo (learning that sticks)
6. Spell Check - TCAP format - select word that is spelled incorrectly
7. Spell words - drag letters to create word
8. Spelling - put the letters in order to create the word that is said aloud
9. Spelling - click on the misspelled word and then correct it ; here are different words and spelling activities
10. Spin and Spell - click on the word you wish to spell then click on the letters on the spinning wheel. Click submit to check spellings.

Online Stories

1. Between the Lions - stories from PBS Kids
2. Big Books - read stories online and then answer questions
3. Children's Storybooks Online - beware of the pop-ups!
4. Merpy.com Stories - animated stories to be read online
5. Online Stories and Resources for Kids
6. Topsy-Turvy Tales - from the Elementary Library
7. The Reading Room - Read stories on-line.
8. Scrambled Stories - Read stories online, audio provided if you select Read me; fill in blanks with nouns. from IKnowThat



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