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Learn to Read With - Reading Eggs | Where Children Learn to Read Online Free Audio Books for Children | Free Audio Stories for Kids - Games for kids to play online | Audio stories for children | Fun for your brain! | Audio Stories & Brain Games for Kids to Play Windswept(5 mins) Written by Nadine D’Souza. A Copperpod tree learns that it takes two to tango. Piggis Play Games(6 mins) Written by Dave Donicci. Boy and girl pigs tackle outdoor games. The Persistent Rain Cloud(6 mins) Written by Nadine D’Souza. A blustery cloud bully needs to be taught a lesson. The Tale of Peter Rabbit(7 mins) Written by Beatrix Potter. Petie’s Peanut Butter Pizza(7 mins) Written by Joan Winifred . How The Camel Got His Hump (8 mins) Written by Rudyard Kipling. The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies (8 mins) Written by Beatrix Potter. The Fantabulous Cumulo-Nimbuli Pump(8 mins) Written by Chuck Brown. The Three Little Pigs(8 mins) Traditional. The Tale of Benjamin Bunny(9 mins) Written by Beatrix Potter. The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin(9 mins) Written by Beatrix Potter. The City Zoo(9 mins) Written and Illustrated by George Comninos. Rapunzel(10 mins) Traditional. Guppy Goop & The Adventure of the Big Bad Fish(13 mins) Written and Illustrated by Chato B. Got through all those?

Free Printable Children's Books. contributed by Leanne Guenther Make these free printable children's books to encourage your kids to read. There are a variety of themes to choose from -- the majority of the books target younger readers (preschool, kindergarten and early grade school) although a few of the books are a bit more challenging. The "custom stories" and holidays themed stories are especially popular! The printable books come with suggestions for complimentary activities and/or worksheets to reinforce the stories. Alphabet Stories: Here's a suggestion from JoAnna: "I was trying to keep my 5-year-old busy the other day and came up with a fun craft reading project. Here is a suggestion from Carlene and Paris: "Being an avid quilter, I came up with my own way of putting the mini books together. Here is a suggestion from Carol: "If printer resolution is high enough, the mini book pages can be reduced to 70%-75% before printing each page. For more reading reinforcement, also check out:

Starfall's Learn to Read with phonics ICDL - International Children's Digital Library DLTK's Fairy Tales & Nursery Rhymes These sections contain more than just the words/lyrics. Each section has free printable coloring pages, craft ideas, puppets, felt board characters, word wall word worksheets, picture crossword puzzles and other activity sheets to go with the songs, rhymes and stories! [Fairy Tales] [Nursery Rhymes] [Songs] Fairy Tales/Folktales/Classic Stories Nursery Rhymes Songs You may also enjoy our nursery rhyme themed online jigsaw puzzles. Try nursery rhyme picture bingo cards or fairy tales picture bingo cards. Classic Books - Read.gov Turn the pages to explore bygone eras, time-honored tales and historical narratives. Adventure awaits in these classic books online. "A Apple Pie" Introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie.

Stories for Kids | Free Online Interactive 'Learn To Read' Books For Kids Clifford . Stories | PBS Kids Come play again later! Come play again tomorrow! Between the Lions . Folk Tales and Fables Come play again later! Come play again tomorrow! Jon Scieszka Fractured Fairytales and Fables About the Book Before Reading the Book Classroom Activities About the Book Although just about all of us think that we know the story of the three little pigs, in this comical picture book, A. Wolf clears up some misunderstandings. Before Reading the Book A Traditional Tale? Classroom Activities Point of View In this retelling of the three little pigs, the author changes the point of view of the story. A Letter to A. Read All About It! Act It Out! More Fairy Tale Fun Ask children to think about other fairy tales that might change if they were told from a different point of view. Fractured Fairy Tale Message Board Once your students have completed some of the activities above, you can have them publish their work online.

The Canterville Ghost :: Part1 Questions on the text highlight verbs in Passive Voice When the American, Mr Otis, bought Canterville Castle, everyone told him that this was very foolish, as the place was haunted. But Mr Otis answered, “I come from a modern country, where we have everything that money can buy. And if there were such a thing as a ghost in Europe, we would have it at home in one of our museums.” A few weeks later, on a lovely July evening, Mr Otis, his wife and their children, Washington, Virginia and the twins, went down to their new home. Mrs Umney, the housekeeper, led them into the library of the castle, where they sat down and began to look around. “Yes, madam,” said the old housekeeper in a low voice, “blood has been spilt on that spot.” “How terrible,” said Mrs Otis; “I don't want any blood-stains in my sitting-room. The old woman smiled and answered, “It is the blood of Lady Eleanore de Canterville, who was murdered on that spot by her husband, Sir Simon de Canterville, in 1575. Chapter II ►

The Project Gutenberg E-text of The Chronicles of Clovis, by "Saki" (H. H. Munro) Beasts and Super-Beasts, by Saki

The Children’s Books online: The Rosetta Project is an online library that offers a wide variety of eBooks; most of them are translated to other languages. Teachers can find eBooks for pre-readers, early, intermediate, and advance readers. You can also find literature for adults. There is also a section of audio books. Most of the eBooks are free to read and use; however, there is a section where you can buy eBooks which can be downloaded to personal computers. This site does not deliver hard copies of the eBooks.
Teaching tips:
1. Students from one classroom can read the same eBook simultaneously; the teacher can ask questions about his particular books as a warm up activity to start the English Arts class every day.
2. The English teacher can project a particular eBook, so her students can read aloud, the rest of the class can read along, this can be particularly useful in one-computer classrooms.
3. For struggling readers, the teacher can use the collection of audio books to allow these students to listen to while they are reading. by gabrielapearltrees Oct 25

In this website, learners can choose from a variety of online books and they can also listen to the book being read by a volunteer. Not only this helps with comprehension but it also helps with intonation and pronunciation.
Thus, this website has books from different languages and different levels of instruction. by sindy11 Oct 7

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