• Useful Links
    Unite for Literacy - this is a free website with many high-interest books in English and other languages.  Many books will read aloud in several languages. 
    Khan Academy - this is an amazing free website with video lessons, activities, and quizzes for all grade levels in math, language arts, science, and social studies.
    National Literacy Directory - Visit the website or call 1-877-389-6874 for a free referral to an English Literacy program near you. Help with reading and writing, passing the GED or high school equivalency test, and speaking and reading English.

    Starfall - a wonderful website with many free activities to practice letters and sounds, and reading skills

    Colorin Colorado - resources for families to help your child succeed

    Funbrain - many free interactive educational games and activities for reading and math

    Duolingo - a free site to learn English and many other languages

    Breaking News English - current events and news from around the world, with each article written at several reading levels.  The stories come with activities and quizzes for extra practice

    International Children's Digital Library - one of the largest collections of free online books for children.  Includes books in several languages!

    Literacy Center - over 150 million games and activities for building early literacy

    Storyline Online - several popular children's books brought to life and narrated by celebrities

    Literactive - reading materials and phonics resources for younger students

    PBS Kids - learning games for younger students, including rhyming and letters

    Reading Is Fundamental - many literacy activities including some for older students

    Scholastic - books, games, and activities, including creating your own comic book

    Ben's Guide to the US Government - social studies activities for all grade levels

    Smithsonian Tween Tribune - timely news articles for teenagers