Fun Reading Websitesfor Everybody Compiled from everythingesl.com By Andrea Aguilar
Developing Expert Readers Reading is an essential tool that helps us get along in the world. All children should be experts readers. These sites, along with teachers and parents, will help a little in accomplishing this important task.
Fun Brain This website has math and reading games, books to read, movies, blogs for all ages. It also has teacher resources. It has everything and is a lot of fun. http://www.funbrain.com/index.html
Tumble Books Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated,talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love. You have to register, but it is worth it! http://www.tumblebooks.com/
PBS Kids PBS Kids has games books to read, video clips and a place for teachers and parents. Books are read to the children highlighting the word being read. Great resource! http://pbskids.org/lions/
Storyline Online In Storyline Online actors read books to children! Each book has accompanying activities and lesson ideas. http://www.storylineonline.net/
Fern’s Poetry Club Fern shows kids different types of poems and even let them write their own poem in this PBSKids website. http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/poetry/what.html
RIF Reading Planet Reading is Fundamental website features book and author of the month, has “My Bookshelf” where kids can store books they want to read, and of course, has read along stories. http://www.rif.org/kids/readingplanet/bookzone/read_aloud_stories.htm
Starfall Starfall is for Kindergarden and first grade students. Lots of lessons, fun, and, of course, reading! http://www.starfall.com/
And many more… Hope this short compilation of reading websites is helpful for parents, teachers and children. Like these sites presented here, there are many more you can find. Just Google them, start having fun, and learn to read at the same time. Happy reading!