19 Literacy Links
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Free Short Stories
Short Stories for Kids contains many classic and modern original stories for kids and very sortable by age or reading time, all free of charge. Stories have been contributed by authors all over the world and can be read on computer, tablet or smartphone and all of them can be printed or sent to a Kindle device.
Find out what happens when Bonny plants a sunflower seed. Animated story with little text to encourage observation skills.
Myths and Legends
Create your own stories using the characters, props and backgrounds provided.
Or upload your own images to create your own legend.
Using the E2BN Story Creator.
A set of resources exploring the correct use of apostrophes.
Explaining both contraction and possession.
The spelling activities are integrated into 3 games, making learning fun and providing motivation for the children to complete all the activities. Once in the site, the children should be able to work independently through the activities as there are support functions built into the games.
This set of resources provides a range of activities to explain and reinforce the meaning of compound words.
Children can read stories they have written, stories written by other children, and stories written by us.
Children can write their own stories, linking up with other children in producing fantastic three-part stories.