Reading Web Sites

  • Reading Web Sites
    PBS offers very good reading practice with the well known Arthur and friends by Marc Brown. Story Scramble is for young independent readers. There are several other word and game related activities.
    Interactive stories in English or Spanish for first and second graders. Stories are adaptations of classic fairy tales. Produced and maintained  by a NC public library and on the ALA list of best reading sites for kids.
    Famous actors read popular picture books to kids.   Each of the books on this site offer an accompanying lesson plan and activity guide.
    Kidsreads is a site for kids to find info about their favorite books, series and authors. Reviews of the newest titles, interviews with the coolest authors and special features on great books are our specialties. Trivia, games, word scrambles and awesome contests!
    Book Adventure is a reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children create their own book lists from over 6,000 recommended titles, take  multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read offline.
    Reading Rainbow, PBS's award-winning children's series, offers this website which details on books featured on the television show, online games and activities, and information for adults and families.