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Multicultural Books for Children: 50 Great Lists. I was dismayed to discover that the number of multicultural books published hasn’t increased during the last 18 years despite census data that shows 37% of the US population consists of people of color.

Multicultural Books for Children: 50 Great Lists

This graphic is from Lee and Low publishers. I have posted a large number of book lists for kids focusing on multicultural books (some my own creations but others that I’ve happily discovered) but I know that my search capability in my blog is not that great. I am organizing them all here in hopes that more people will read multicultural children’s books. Hopefully this will spark an interest that will lead to more books depicting people of color being published. Multicultural Book Lists for Kids I’ve broken down my multicultural lists by: Top 10 Multicultural Board Books for Babies and Toddlers It was surprisingly hard to find board books with diversity and inclusive themes. Top 10 Best Multicultural Easy Readers. Best Books of 2014. Haiku Learning : My Classes. Thank you for joining ReadWorks.org! King County Library System. Reading Websites - Showalter Library. Web Resources for English Language Learners - Showalter Library.

Words Count: Exercises. World Wide Words: Recently added. The Word Detective. The Word Detective. Online games - SAT and GRE Games and Info. Verbal Reasoning: Sentence Completion Quiz #2. Verbal Reasoning: Sentence Completion Quiz #1. Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus - An online thesaurus and dictionary of over 145,000 words that you explore using an interactive map. Timed Reading - Chinese Zodiac. Timed Reading Click the START button below, when you are ready to read an article about the Chinese Zodiac.

Timed Reading - Chinese Zodiac

Then click the FINISH button when you're done reading. Developing Critical Reading Skills  Suffixes: Activity 2 of 3. Skimming and Scanning. Short Fiction. Up one level Short fiction published on the EServer.

Short Fiction

The Adventures of Aladdin The Brothers Grimm One day, as he was looking for wild figs in a grove some way from the town, Aladdin met a mysterious stranger. This smartly dressed dark-eyed man with a trim black beard and a splendid sapphire in his turban, asked Aladdin an unusual question: "Come here, boy," he ordered. "How would you like to earn a silver penny? " Sentence-Combining Skills. Lesson plans, Lesson plans for teachers. Roots and Their Families: Activity 2 of 3.

Online Books, Poems, Short Stories - Read Print Library. RfR (10th ed.): Online Practice. Literature Free Audio. Sort by Titles Per Page 1 - 10 of 2203 Titles by C.S.

Literature Free Audio

Lewis. OWL at Purdue University: Interactive Exercises Index. EnglishGateway. Word Pairs 1. Word Confusion. Self-Study Homonym Quizzes. Homonyms. The Grammar Aquarium. List of Interactive Quizzes. Interactive English Language Exercises. Interactive Online Grammar Quizzes. English The Easy Way - Free English Learning Resources. Games for Kids in The Stacks. Teach With Google. Bibliomania - Free Online Literature and Study Guides. A.Word.A.Day. Aesop's Fables - Online Collection - 656+ fables - Classics Library. Good Reading on Line - Index. Every-Day Edits.

Sentence Diagramming. Since part of the writing process involves editing our work, we need to know how to recognize complete thoughts and how to vary our sentence structure.

Sentence Diagramming

This makes our writing more coherent as well as more interesting to read. Understanding the functions of parts of the speech in a sentence and their relationship to one another can be very helpful in learning to construct good sentences. A sentence (to be a sentence) at the very least must have a Subject (noun or pronoun) and a Predicate (verb). Classic Short Stories. This is a listing of the stories by author with mention of the books that the stories were taken from or mention of the person who so graciously supplied the story to Classic Short Stories.

Classic Short Stories

Bravo!! We have also added a word count for those who have a limited amount of time and would prefer to gauge the length of the story to the amount of time they have. Thomas Bailey Aldrich Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, Marjorie Daw, FAMILY BOOK OF BEST LOVED SHORT STORIES 189-207 (1954) Word Count: 7419. Honore de Balzac. MAKE BELIEFS COMIX! Online Educational Comic Generator for Kids of All Ages. The Best Educational Websites and Online Learning Games for K-8 Students.

Comics Lab: PRofessor Garfield. Language Arts: Middle School Games - Game On: Increasing Learning Through Online Games. Common Errors in English Usage. Use the search form below to find words and phrases on this site.

Common Errors in English Usage

About this Search Engine E e.g. / i.e. Each early adapter earmarks / hallmark earth, moon easedrop ecology / environment economic / economical ecstatic ect. American Memory from the Library of Congress - Home Page. Reading Games. Type the words that appear on the chameleons and help the spider escape.

Reading Games

It's color by Alphabet! To determine the color of each space, use the code at the side of the page. The final picture will be revealed as each square is filled. Read each clue. Find the letters to spell the answer in the matrix. Read the story of Snow White while unscrambling pieces to make a picture. Get the power to tug by select the one of three letters that comes first in alphabetical order. Practice letter recognition by trying to find the missing letter that completes each vocabulary word. Make words to collect the candy. Learn your ABC's at Circus ABC! Learn the A, B, Cs as you discover the hidden Doli Alphabet. Match the word to the correct picture.

Funland is a fun English language learning game with a fairground theme, aimed at young learners age 7-12. Famous Biographies & TV Shows - Biography.com. Browse Interactives. Free Reading Program. Index. PBS KIDS. Results for. Inspiring Middle School Literacy.