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Reading Activities for Kids on Funbrain

Reading Activities for Kids on Funbrain
Dragonbreath:Knight-Napped! Ursula Vernon When Danny Dragonbreath's super-annoying cousin Spencer gets kidnapped by knights, he goes off to rescue him, with his cohorts Wendell and Christiana by his side. Their action-packed mission involves a dirty dungeon, a very squelchy moat, a big surprise for Christiana… and jousting galore! Click to check out Danny's videos and read an excerpt!! Galactic Hot Dogs Join the crew of the Neon Wiener for intergalactic adventure. Brainy Blueberry and the Backpack Balloon When Brainy's backpack balloon floats away, he calls upon his friends for help. Poptropica ComicsRead the newest comic from Poptropica. Alphabet Create fun stories about the alphabet. Math Reading Fun Playground About Funbrain.com, a Division of Poptropica Worldwide | Link to Us | PRIVACY POLICY * Updated 10/2013 | Terms of Use K-8 Kids | Poptropica | Homework Help | Reference Site | Parenting Advice | Teacher Resources © 2000 -2015 Pearson Education, Inc.

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Games & Activities for the ESL/EFL Classroom This is a place were English teachers can share games and activities that they have found useful in the classroom. If you know a game or an activity that works well with ESL/EFL students and it is not yet listed here, please submit it. Home | Articles | Lessons | Techniques | Questions | Games | Jokes | Things for Teachers | Links | Activities for ESL Students Number of Submissions: 132 The newest addition is at the top of the page. Ditch the home readers – real books are better for your child As school resumes for the new year, the “home reader” routine for primary school children also recommences. For many parents and children, reading these short texts can be the most agonising part of the nightly homework routine. It’s no wonder that so many children dislike reading their home reader. These books are often mass-produced, boring texts that hold little excitement or mystery. Frequently, they are the same book that your child has read before, either in class or as a previous week’s home reader.

Reading Games Eat the letters in the correct order to spell each word. Match the words to the pictures. Drag and drop each word label onto the matching picture. Look at the picture very carefully and find the hidden letters. Conversation Questions for the ESL/EFL Classroom If this is your first time here, then read the Teacher's Guide to Using These PagesIf you can think of a good question for any list, please send it to us. Home | Articles | Lessons | Techniques | Questions | Games | Jokes | Things for Teachers | Links | Activities for ESL Students Would you like to help? Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes Make mobile learning awesome! Student creation Share materials Free! Get our new app! Save time by using free lessons & activities created by educators worldwide! Be inspired! Combine digital content and your files to create a lesson

Ms. Lovenberg's Happy Little Kindergarten: FREEBIES Kindergarten is an incredible adventure filled with exciting activities and experiences. I assume that some of our students (and parents) are a bit nervous about the first day of kindergarten. Honestly, I am too. Every year, I have butterflies when I wake up for the first day of school! I found this poem online a few weeks ago and thought it would be the perfect 'favor' to hand out at my Meet the Teacher event. The poem goes as follows:

Anne Frank: 10 beautiful quotes from The Diary of a Young Girl The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2015 is “keep the memory alive”, and today we want to remember Annelies Marie Frank, better known as Anne Frank, who started her diary Diary of a Young Girl at the age of just 13, while hiding from the German occupation of Amsterdam during the second world war. Anne wrote her diary in hiding in a secret annex of an old warehouse for the next two years. The diary stops abruptly in August 1944, when her family are betrayed and eventually sent to Auschwitz death camp. Only Anne’s father Otto survived and published his daughter’s Anne’s diary in 1947. Even if you haven’t read the diary, you will probably have heard of Anne Frank, seen one of the many film adaptations of Diary of a Young Girl, or even visited the Anne Frank museum in Amsterdam. But we still think that the best way to experience Diary of a Young Girl is to read it yourself.

Weaving Earth and Sky SummarySix traditional Maori tales: * The creation of voyages * Tāne and Hine Tītama * The stories of Māui * The adventures of Tāwhaki * The adventures of Rata * Kupe's voyage Publication Date2002 LanguagesEnglish ContributorNational Library of New Zealand - New Zealand PublisherRandom House - New Zealand Copyright held by - Random House New Zealand Ltd.. This work is made available with the permission of the owner of copyright. No-prep warm up activities Looking for a nice warm-up activity to introduce some vocabulary and get your students talking in English? We think you’ll love our new book project Collaborative Crosswords. 25 themed pairwork crosswords, each accompanied by a picture quiz to introduce the vocabulary. Try out some samples before getting the book in PDF or A4 paperback format.

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times. Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. Just as many individuals have their own channel, curating their expertise in a series of broadcasted lessons.

I like this website based on the many resources. students can choose comic books as well as other books. There are very many interactive games. by bonita21 Nov 2

I like this because the mad libs pages will get kids to think of new words and new uses for them when they play. by archie292 Mar 8

This website I feel will atract kids to become more interested in reading. by surge_84 Dec 5

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