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This new section has a selection of downloads to help with literacy. There are all sorts of things here: from alphabet cards to interactive white board activities to help with spelling! You can also visit these extra sections below. Mr Punctuation Poster (based on an idea from Anne Ingle) : click the image to download
TumbleBooks e-Books for e-Kids TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. They are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sounds, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book (and some classics) which you can read, or have read to you. The language drop-down menu allows you to view the site in French and Spanish, instead of English. TumbleBookCloud (formerly TumbleReadables)
A new literacy tool for a new generation. In just one year, over 45,000 schools from K–12 chose Storybird to inspire students to write and read better. Inspire your most reluctant writers and readers. They’ll inspire you. Gorgeous art Stunning illustrations stimulate the imagination and spark creativity.
Posterior Posterior audio/easy/posterior.mp3 noun the rear or back end of an animal or person The photograph showed the posteriors of three zebras.
The interactive Printing Press is designed to assist students in creating newspapers, brochures, and flyers. Teachers and students can choose from several templates to publish class newspapers, informational brochures, and flyers announcing class events. Text added to the templates can be modified using a simple WYSIWYG editor, which allows students to choose text features, such as font size and color.
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VocabularySpellingCity offers worksheets, games, videos, and teaching activities on capitonyms. Capitonyms are a great way to show students just how much capitalization matters, and matching or fill-in-the-blank games are a fun way to reinforce the lesson. Check out our variety of capitonym resources, each tailored to specific teaching strategies. A capitonym is a word whose meaning changes based on whether or not it is capitalized.
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