19 Literacy Links

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Spelling and Grammar Rules

Spelling and Grammar Rules

Sound Training have a free demo with a video and some pdf downloads illustrating how their online teaching system.

Sunflower

Sunflower

Find out what happens when Bonny plants a sunflower seed. Animated story with little text to encourage observation skills.

Story Creator

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.

lug

Lug And The Giant Storks

Can you use capital letters?
From the BBC’s Magic Key series.

wooden-horse

The Wooden Horse

An animated and narrated retelling of the classic Greek myth.

apostrophes

Apostrophes

A set of resources exploring the correct use of apostrophes.
Explaining both contraction and possession.

toys

Sentence Maker

Place the jigsaw words to make sentences about the toys.

wordplay

Word Play

Click on the word and see it in action.

long e

Make A Word

Make words with the long e sound.
Use the pictures to help make the correct word.

alphabet

Alphabet

Watch letters being formed and listen to the sounds they make.

who

Who Am I?

Build a description and picture of yourself with narration.

spellbound

Spellbound

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.

compound

Compound Words

This set of resources provides a range of activities to explain and reinforce the meaning of compound words.

sentences

Sentence Types

Choose which type of sentence from a list of four.

shadow

My Shadow

An animated and narrated version of the Robert Louis Stevenson poem.

anagrams

Anagrams

Can you solve the anagrams before you run out of time?

vowel-sounds

Vowel Sounds

A multiple choice quiz based on identifying the correct vowel sound for a given word.

kidscapism

Collaborative writing

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.