Adrian Bruce Reading Games (Adrian teaches at Byron Bay Community School
and has a big IT rep)
Download these free reading games for teaching sounds and blends.
Little Animal Activity Centre
Play games and learn first and end sounds as well as reading online stories.
The Highway Game
Find all the letters of the alphabet with this online game.
Unlock the secrets of sentence writing and work out new words with characters.
Unscramble the words and create stories of your own.
Sesame Street Games
Learn the alphabet with Super Grover
Learn beginning, short and long vowel sounds by matching the sounds with the pictures.
Write the Alphabet
Use the virtual pencil to write the letters of the alphabet.
Whole-to-Parts Phonics Instruction
Letter-sound correspondences are taught within a meaningful context,
and in an explicit, systematic, and extensive manner.
In this lesson, early readers in grades K–2 use familiar words from a
traditional story to learn letter–sound correspondence.
Using a Predictable Text
This lesson uses a predictable text to help students learn high-frequency words.
Kinder Reading and Literacy Skill Worksheets
100 worksheets in PDF format to support the teaching of reading to Kinder students.
Phonics In Context
In this lesson decoding skills are introduced, taught, practiced,
and reinforced within contexts meaningful to students.
Letter Recognition and Sound Identification
This lesson covers the basics of letter recognition.
Your students will apply their knowledge of letters and
letter sounds as they identify pictures in an attractively illustrated alphabet book.
Mother Goose Activities
Matrix of activities related to nursery rhymes.
This lesson supports the goal of helping young students develop
phonemic awareness and recognize and generate rhymes through songs, poems,
Nursery Rhyme Activities
Collection of nursery rhymes and associated activities.
This sorting activity addresses critical-thinking skills,
observation and categorization processes, and reading comprehension and
provides an opportunity for observation of student interaction and conversation.
Between the Lions Reading Games
Learn sounds and blends as well as unscramble words with these online games.
Fox in Sox Game
Rearrange the words in the correct order to describe the picture shown.
Joust with a medieval knight to blend words in this interactive game.
Words and Pictures
Online games for learning sounds, blends and high frequency words.
Large collection of online games to support learning to read.
Come and play in my Dynatastic Den, jam packed with games and quizzes.
Arthur and Friends
Read along and play reading games with your favourite characters.
What When Where Why
Hang out with the gang and improve your reading skills with these online games.
Fun to Read
Interactive reading games.
Digger and the Gang
Nash, Flick and Sprat\'s antics will help you get your English skills on track.
Create your own animal study using this online activity.
Create your own comic online using this interactive site.
Learn the Alphabet using this cartoon character flash cards.
Rattic in the Attic
Animated read along story.
Three Little Kittens
Read along Story.
Robert Munsch Virtual Story Room
Robert Munsch\'s books are available for listening to here online.
Grimm's Fairy Tales
Read and listen to some of these famous fairy tales.
Between the Lions: Exploring Short-Vowel Sounds
In this lesson, early readers in first grade review short-vowel sounds,
and practice their skills using a variety of games from the Between the Lions website.
Year 1 Reading and Literacy Skill Worksheets.
100 worksheets in PDF format to support the teaching of reading to Year 1 students.
A-Hunting We Will Go
Students brainstorm pairs of rhyming words and create their own verses for the song.
Year 2 Reading and Literacy Skill Worksheets.
100 worksheets in PDF format to support the teaching of reading to Year 2 students.
Family FUNdamentals Home Learning Activities
Literacy activities for preschool and early elementary students to practice at home.
Students read a story and play a matching game to integrate new words
into their sight vocabulary.
Animal Study: From Fiction to Facts
This lesson describes how to use selected fiction and nonfiction literature
and careful questioning techniques to help students identify factual information
Reading Recovery is a highly effective short-term intervention of one-on-one tutoring
for low-achieving first graders.
Centre for Early Literacy Information
An online resource for literacy teachers and researchers.
The Reading Tree
Information about learning to read and common reading problems.
Literacy Leadership Tools
This site is designed to help school leaders to raise achievement and close any
identified gaps in literacy throughout their school.
Enter a word and this site produces a list of rhyming words.
Links to resources supporting the teaching of reading.
Webbing Into Literacy
Downloadable reading program which emphasises the use of nursery
rhymes in the teaching of reading.
Literature Cyberguides K-3
List of book guides and activities for over 40 children's books.
Early Childhood Literature Cyberguides
Listings of hundreds of children\'s books with associated activities.
Between the Lions: Things to Print
Print these sound, matching and sentence activities.
Arkansas Comprehensive Early Literacy Model
Literacy teaching ideas and curriculum for infant grades.
By Request: Ideas for teaching students with impaired vision.
Visual Impairment: Tips for Teachers
Strategies for teaching students with visual impairments and classroom
Teaching Students with Vision Impairments
Strategies for teaching students with visual impairments.
Teaching Blind Students or Students with Low Vision
Links to sites listing classroom strategies for Regular Education Teachers
who have students with visual impairments.
Classroom Strategies - Visual Impairments
Classroom strategies for Regular Education Teachers who have students
with visual impairments
Site with extensive resources supporting teachers of Blind and
Visually Impaired Students.
Accommodations for students with Visual Impairments.