SPADES READING GROUP READING SITES:




Cloze activity


cloze activity 2



2012 sites for Written Language:


Try this site to find out about different text types for writing:

http://www.writingfun.com/writingfun2010.html


www.buildyourwildself.com
www.piclits.com
www.kerpoof.com
http://bighugelabs.com/
www.wallwisher.com
www.sketchfu.com
www.edu.glogster.com
www.voki.com
http://www2.careers.govt.nz/cv_cover_letter_templates.html
Character Description


Try making a beautiful word cloud with Wordle like this

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http://www.wordle.net/



Try these MadLibs
http://www.madglibs.com/



Word Games


Word Fun

Rain Words

Enjoy the words

Eight letters in a word

Visu Words Type in a word and see its connections and links. Very Cool!!!!

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Reading


To find
some books loved by other students your age:

Book Reviews


lovereading4kids.co.uk

www.shelfari.com

Skim and Scan ...........



For all those of us who need to practice how to skim, scan and read quickly to find information on a web page.

Click on the following link for a very clear how to.........


http://learnline.cdu.edu.au/studyskills/reading/fast.html






This is an awesomely COOL website for catching up on the news. :)



Kiwikids news




Reading Comprehension


This web site provides interactive online lessons that will help improve your reading comprehension (your understanding of what you read) and will help to build your vocabulary skills.

http://www.readingcomprehensionconnection.com/

http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/la-read.html

http://eslus.com/LESSONS/READING/READ.HTM

Reading comprehension practice


Inferencing - Practice this reading strategy

Practice Reading Test





FAST FINISHERS DURING READING TIME SITES:


FREE RICE


FIVE MINUTE SPEED READING TEST




Expert Spellers Try This!


http://savethewords.org/


Play some vocabulary games here:
Wow! A cool new site that we can write stories with other people we know! http://etherpad.com/ Lots of Different Games! http://dotolearn.com/games/synonymsantonyms/index.htm http://school.eb.com/lm/games/GE_2_6/GE_2_6.htm http://www.vocabulary.co.il/ http://www.vocabulary.co.il/games2/crosswords/index.php http://www.quia.com/cb/78014.html http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/la.html http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/venn/ http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/spell/spellingmain.html http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/writing/grammarmain.htm http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy.html#12 http://www.tki.org.nz/r/wick_ed/interactives/literacy.php