Literacy
Learning Links


     
High Frequency Word Practice
ABC Order/Dictionary Skills
  • ABC Order - Identify the first word in ABC order.
  • ABC Order Books - Put the missing books in the correct spot on the shelf.
  • Order Me Around - Put  the words in ABC order.
  • ABC ME - Put words in ABC order.
  • ABC Me 2 - Put the more challenging words in ABC order.
  • ABC Test #1 - Put the words in ABC order
  • ABC Test #2 - Put the words in ABC order
  • Paw Park - Put the bears in ABC order and watch them ride the rollercoaster.
  • Flood - Put the books in ABC order. Be careful some start with the same letter!  
  • ABC Checker - Type in a list of words and it will sort them for you!
  • Harder ABC Order - ABC to the third letter.
  • Dino Hunter - Select the correct group of guide words for each word given.
  • Guide Word Game - Find the correct guide words.

Phonics Knowledge


Word Beginnings and Endings


Sentences (capitalization and punctuation)


Grammar


Spelling/Working with Words

  • Pounce - Listen to the word and match it to the correct spelling.
  • Letter Rip - Create words by selecting tiles that are next to each other. Race against the clock to see how many words you can spell.
  • Fuzzy Lion Ears - Listen carefully to the work that the lion says and fill in the missing beginning, middle, or ending sound.
  • Fearless Freida - Use your knowledge of short (shy) vowel sounds to spell the words Freida says. Spell them correctly and she will skateboard for you!
  • Fearless Freida - Use your knowledge of long (brave) vowel sounds to spell the words Freida says. Spell them correctly and she will surf for you!
  • Alphabet Soup - Unscramble the letter to create a riddle. Then listen to the answer.
  • Look Out Below - Which small word can you make from the letters in the bigger word?
  • Spelling Match - Practice matching letters to form words.
  • Gawain's Word - Create words by blending beginning and ending sounds together. The knight will joust your letters together to create your word!
  • Word Lab - Guess all ten words by filling in the missing letters.
  • Word Maker - Make as many words as you can with common word endings.
  • Making Words - How many words can you make using the letter tiles provided.
  • Word Wizard - Unscramble letters to make words.
  • Phonics Word Builder - Choose vowel sound, beginning consonant sound, or final consonant sound to use to create words and hear them.
  • Jumble - Pick a category, unscramble the letters, and figure our the word. Choose from 3 levels of play.
  • Crossword - Pick a category, level of play, solve each clue, and complete the crossword puzzle.
  • Hangman - Picka category, guess letters, and figure out the word before your guesses run out and the cat gets you!


Parts of Speech (nouns, verbs, and adjectives)


Contractions


Synonyms/Antonyms/Homonyms/Homophones/Compound Words


Story Sequencing/Creation

  • Monkey Business: Rain Forest Run Around - Click on the words to put them in correct order. From Goo Learning (Learning that sticks).
  • 3 Little Pigs - Put the pictures in oredr to retell the story.
  • Instruction Sequencer -  Sequence events in instructional text.
  • Sequencing Lesson and Exercise - Read and put the pictures in sequence according to the story.
  • Story Place - Choose your own theme and characters and read along with the interactive story you create!
  • Magnetic Poetry - Create your own sentences and poems with magnetic poetry online.
  • Seaside Postcards - Use your imagination and creativity to describe the people in the post cards. 

 


Reading Comprehension


Vocabulary

  • Word Play - Click on the word and see it put into action!
  • Jumble - Pick a category, unscramble the letters, and figure out the word. Choose from 3 levels of play.
  • Crossword - Pick a category, level of play, solve each clue, and complete the crossword puzzle.
  • Hangman - Picka category, guess letters, and figure out the word before your guesses run out and the cat gets you!
  • Vocabulary Quiz - Choose the correct meanings for these challenging vocabulary words.


Read, Read, Read

  • E-Books - Click on the book you want to read. Watch it act out the story.
  • Read With Me - Choose easy plays, comics, folktales, myths, fables, fiction, or non-fiction books to read or have read to you.
  • Stories, Stories, Stories - Here are a bunch of stories you can read. Click on the one you like best.
  • Silly Stories - Read and watch these silly stories to be acted out.


More Games!!!

Literacy Block Choices

More Games for 2nd and 3rd graders. 

Word Dice - Put your own words on the dice and roll for fun.

Sadlier-Oxford games - literacy skills by grade level