Websites

The web resources provide a myriad of links to professional web sites as well as student activity sites

Professional Sites

School Improvement in Maryland

The International Reading Association

Florida Center for Reading Research

National Council of Teachers of English

National Reading Panel

State of Maryland International Reading AssociationCouncil (SoMIRAC)

Choice Literacy -  requires username and password - CCPS has on - contact reading specialists

Council for Exceptional Children

Site Description

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Big Ideas In Beginning Reading This website includes definitions and descriptions of the research and theories behind each of the areas of reading. It describes how to assess and teach (including instructional examples) the 5 components.

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Carl’s Corner This website has been created to provide resources and materials for classroom teachers, reading and resource specialists, speech therapists, parents and students in the area of language arts

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PBS Kids Literacy resources—activities, quick tips, recommended books and curriculum materials for emerging readers.  

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PBS Kids Provides Scripts for Reader’s Theater    

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PBS Kids Multimedia Resources and Professional Development for K-12 educators

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Funnix Alphabet Game  

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Tampa Reads This site addresses the five components of reading.  For each component you will find an annotated list of websites found to be teacher-friendly and supportive of that component.

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Reading A-Z

(requires a membership for most resources on site)

Instant access to:

  • Leveled Readers
  • Benchmark books and Running Records
  • Lessons and Worksheets
  • Phonics Program
  • Phonemic Awareness Materials
  • Poetry Books
  • Alphabet Materials
  • High-Frequency Word Books
  • Vocabulary Books and Activities
  • Fluency Passages
  • Reader's Theater Scripts
  • Assessments

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Teaching Heart Provides Reader's Theater Scripts    

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Story Arts Reader's Theater    

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Read Write Think
NCTE and IRA are working together to provide educators and students with access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction through free, Internet-based content.

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Vocabulary.com A free to enhance vocabulary mastery & written/verbal skills with Latin & Greek roots.      

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Teaching Resources A collection of black line masters and activities. These resources are available online in the virtual File Cabinet.

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The Reading Lady Teachers come to this site to network and share ideas. There are many free resources housed here, along with discussion groups.

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Greece Central School District, Greece, NY Provides a myriad of resources for PreK-12 teachers.

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Jim's Release's Home Page Information and resources for reading aloud  

 

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Authentic Assessment Authentic Assessment Toolbox, a how-to text on creating authentic tasks, rubrics and standards for measuring and improving student learning.          
Scholastic A myriad of resources for reading and writing.

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Starfall Emergent reading web based activities.

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Literactive The site is comprised of carefully leveled guided readers, comprehensive phonic activities and a wealth of supplemental reading material which gradually develop a child's reading skills in a sequential manner.

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(requires a membership for most resources on the site but offers a free trial)

Online animated talking books.

 

 

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