Leveled Books Database - for K-2 teachers
Lexile Framework for Reading - for grades 3-12 teachers
Book Discussion Guides - from the Multnomah County Library
Children's Picture Book Database - Indexes abstracts of over 4,000 picture books for children.
Creative Writing for Kids -- a multitude of links! A few categories include copyright issues, editing help, submitting pieces, teaching poetry, and details for stories.
Dositey.com - K-8 interactive lessons, exercises and more in language arts and math.
EDSITEment - Online resources for teaching the humanities (English, history, art history and foreign languages). From the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Emergent Literacy Links -- from the ProTeacher site.
FreeReading - Teacher created K-3 resource that includes vocabulary, comprehension, morphology, writing lesson ideas and graphic organizers.
Gloria's Web Site - Online teacher's workshop on implementing the writing process in the classroom.
KidBibs - Teaching and parenting resource to support children's reading, writing and learning.
Linda's Links to Literature - 5500 links to activities and lesson plans for children's and young adult literature.
The Literacy Web -Contains links to literacy resources and is organized by grade. Topics include assessment, content area literacy, connecting to writing, effective teaching, literacy standards, multicultural literacy; and links to research, online discussions, a newsletter, and more.
Mosaic Listserv Tools - literacy assessments, lesson plans, PowerPoint presentations and more!
Ms. Smith's English Page -- This is a resource page for Ms. Smith's eighth grade English classes in Weymouth, MA.
Online Poetry Classroom - Education initiative from the Academy of American Poets.
Outta Ray's Head - This site contains a variety of lesson plans. For example, here you will find ideas for blending art and writing, and a 16-week unit that culminates in an electronically published autobiography.
Reading a-z.com - Provides educators with over 150 downloadable guided reading books.
Reading Comprehension - These original stories, poems, essays, and articles teach main idea, inference, and word meanings from context. For elementary and intermediate.
Reading Online - A professional journal from the International Reading Association.
SCORE CyberGuides - Units of instruction centered on core works of literature.
Starfall - For K-2 teachers and students. Rhyming games and high interest books that teach phonemic awareness.
Teach 21 Strategy Bank - Topics include: Activating Prior Knowledge, Vocabulary Development, Comprehension Strategies, Summarization Techniques, Writing across the Curriculum.
Teachers Helping Teachers - Language Arts - Classroom activities on figurative language, book sharing, interpreting proverbs, and more.
Textmapping Project - reading comprehension, writing and study skills.
Thinkfinity Literacy Network - Free online literacy resources for teachers, parents, adult learners, tutors, and volunteers.