IMproving Partnerships and Active Collaboration for Teaching (IMPACT) Grant
Language ArtsInternational Reading Association http://www.reading.org/General/Default.aspxNational Council of Teachers of English http://www.ncte.org/
IMPACT Language Arts Cohort Participant Websites
Teacher's Language Arts Resources
Online games for math skill building and letter recognition/upper and lower case/letter sounds, basic phonics and spelling. . . very cute and engaging!
Story writing site… helpful for reluctant writers.
Educational Rap songs, really.
This is a great website for all you writing teachers out there. Prompts for all types of writing, lessons, units, resources galore, etc. Once you become a member of their community, look for Lesson of the Month emails and get ready to start using them in your classroom.www.writingfix.com
EasyTestMaker is a free online test generator to help you create your tests. You can create multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, matching, short answer and true and false questions all on the same test. You can also insert instructions and divide your test into multiple sections. http://www.easytestmaker.com/default.aspx
I have added the Read 180 Spelling City and a google Doc where the kids filled out a technology survey I created. They go on Spelling City to practice vocabulary word used in their stories that they read.
Here is a link that I use to gather some lesson ideas, graphic organizers and reproducible worksheets.
I use this to practice/reinforce figurative language in writing lab centers http://www.gamequarium.com/figurativelanguage.html
This is a great site that I use for vocabulary words in all subjects. We use this for both reading and writing and the kids enjoy the activities) http://www.spellingcity.com/
ReadWorks provides over 500 non-fiction reading passages, each with 5 multiple choice questions that test your students' reading comprehension http://www.readworks.org/
Handouts, Activity Sheets