Literacy Resources

Here is a List of Literacy APPs that can be purchased through I-Tunes:

ABC-Magnetic Alphabet $1.99 A game that teaches children the alphabet and numbers.

Caillous' World for I-Pad $2.99 Join Caillous and friends and family as you explore his world and learn about letters, words, spelling and phonics.

Eleanor's Secret HD $4.99 Give your 3-10 year old a taste fore reading. Dive into the story of Eleanor's Secret with the animated film,

karaoke-style reading and sounds from the original soundtrack.

Pooh's Birthday Surprise $4.99 Disney Learning interactive storybook designed to help children acquire and reinforce early literacy and math.

Sentence Builder $3.99 Designed to help elementary aged children learn how to build grammatically correct sentences.

Story Builder $3.99 Designed to help children improve paragraph formation, improve integration of ideas, and improve higher

level abstractions by inference.

Word Wagon $1.99 Preschool-1st Grade. Hop aboard Word Wagon to learn about letters, phonics, and spelling.

Literacy Websites:

Aesop Fables
The largest online resosurce of these fables that teach children a moral. Includes all the famous ones plus the rare ones.

American Girl
Online magazine for girls

Ask Jeeves any question, and he will help you find the answer.

Belpre City Schools
Information about our schools, teacher websites, calendar and more.

Jan Brett
Jan Brett, Children's Author, official web site. Printable bookmarks, color sheets, and learning activities for kids.

Beverly Cleary
Author of Ralph Mouse and others.

Crafts for Kids
Need something to do with your child on a rainy day? Directions for numerous crafts for kids

The official site for our Reading Textbook from Houghton-Mifflin. Games, help with vocabulary words for each story, brain power, and other activities for kids.

Sponsored by Disney. This is a free "magazine" for parents. Great ideas for things to do with your kids, ways to help your kids, and even recipes!

Family Village
Very informative site for parents of children with disabilities.

A site comprised of Booklists for Parents of Children's Classics.

Kids Info
Site is full of other sites for teachers, parents, and kids. There is a wonderful for Homework Help .

Kids Reads
A site where students can find favorite books, authors, and series.

Looky Book
Contains hundreds of popular children's books that you and your child can read online. Complete with pictures. Great for repeated readings to build fluency.

National Geo.
National Geographic for Kids Magazine

New York Times
This is a site for kids to keep up with the news.

Nye Labs
Bill Nye the Science Guy official site. Science experiments to do at home, games, etc.

Parent Web
Links for parents on all kinds of topic about Parenting

PBS Kids
Includes links to websites related to public broadcasting shows with learning games more for children. Includes: Clifford, Arthur, Barney, Berenstein Bears, Reading Rainbow

Patricia Polacco
Web site devoted to the author and her works.

Reading Rockets
All kinds of reading resources for parents, students and teachers.

Wonderful Reading Website for children

Special Needs
Parenting on Special Needs students. Many sites to help parents.

Spelling Bee
National Spelling Bee Website

Spelling City
25 games to play for vocabulary, spelling, parts of speech, and alphabetical order. Use custom lists or make your own.

Story Line
Actors from the Screen Actor's Guild are viewed on video reading children's books aloud.

Summer Reading Lists-
Complete list of websites for recommended reading lists by grade level.

Think Central
This website contains all of the materials for the Journeys Reading Program that is currently used at Belpre Elementary K-6. Students have been assigned a username and password.

TIme for Kids
Weekly news magazine on-line for kids.

Washington County Public Library
Order books online to the Belpre Branch

Weekly Reader
Weekly news magazine on-line for kids.

White House
White House for Kids website. Includes history of presidents, first ladies, and a virtual tour.

Search engine for kids. Provides links for Websites useful to kids. Games, e-cards, Ask Earl, and references for all school subjects.

Top books for Children