Book Adventure
Students select a book, read it, and then take a brief quiz on the book. Students must achieve a cutoff score in order to receive credit for having read the book.
 
Cooperative Children's Book Center
Features a number of lists of recommended books including Thirty Fifty Multicultural Books that Every Child Should Know.

Children’s Book Reviews
Young reviewers from all over the country read and evaluate many of the books considered by the Children's Book Committee.
 
The Children's Literature Web
Provides a wealth of information about children's literature and has many links to other sites.

Giggle Poetry: Poetry Class
Poets provide students with suggestions for writing a variety of poems. Students can enter poetry contests and also rate poems written by others.

Grammar Gorillas-Interactive grammar practice for students in grades 3-8.

International Children's Digital Library-Online book collection for students.

Internet Public Library Youth Division
The Internet Public Library Youth Division offers a wealth of reading activities, including a story hour.
 
KidLit Poetry Gallery - Children’s poetry is published on this site
 
MysteryKids Kids Net - Mysteries to solve, scary stories, and magic tricks

Online Reading Games- Research-based fun and engaging reading games and activities designed to improve phonemic awareness, phonics, sight words, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.

Poetry 4 Kids - All things related to poetry.

Poetry Workshops

Poetry workshops for student poets are presented by Jack Prelutsky (grades 1--4), Karla Kuskin (grades 4--8), and Jean Marzollo (grades 2---5). Writing tips are so specific that every student should be able to write a poem.

Reading A-Z

Everything you need to teach reading: Leveled readers, Benchmark Books, Lesson and Workbooks, Phonics and Phonemic Awareness Materials, Poetry Books, Alphabet Materials, High-Frequency Words, Vocabulary Books and Activities, Fluency Passages and Assessments.

 
Reading Matrix

Online interactive reading resources that cover: Analyzing Text, Audio and Text, Proofreading, Reading Comprehension Advanced, Reading Comprehension Beginner, Reading Comprehension Intermediate, Short Stories, Vocabulary  Grades 3+

 
Online interactive site that uses a systematic phonics approach, in conjunction with phonemic awareness practice to assist students with learning to read.  It is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development

Yahooligan School Bell: Language Arts: Poetry - Has links to a wide variety of sites.
Last Modified on April 3, 2012