Activities in red are great for flex lab time, or use with the Smartboard!Reading
Reading Bear has great phonics practice- animated lessons and quizzes
Children's Books forever-2 pages of books. Click to download the color copy and project on smartboard to do whole group read-alongs. (stories do not read to you!)
List of leveled books to read aloud or listen to
WOW! Into The Book uses fun online activities to teach reading strategies
Online stories to read aloud, or use with activboard to have kids circle certain sounds, blends, punctuation, etc. (scroll down whole page)
Reading activities that involve parents to send home for homework or extra practice
Book Report alternatives- #3Word Study
word games, inferencing, cloze, and more.
a whole page of working with words activities
Rhyming word activities- some would be great for Activboard, others to print, use in centers, etc.
Lexipedia- visually webs syn/antonyms, definitions, pts. of speech, and more descriptive alternative words for any word you type in!
Spin a story starter!
Wonderful graphic organizers- KWL, word webs, cone, idea wheel, etc.
More options than you'll ever need for "book reports".
Create online thinking maps- you don't need an account if you don't plan on saving it- just click Start
Check out these online poetry activities, formats, and "magnets".