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Literature
 

Dr. Seuss
Shakespeare: Where did that saying come from?
CS LEWIS SITES:

A Journey Into Make Believe: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe

The C.S. Lewis Study

Into The Wardrobe

C.S. Lewis Foundation

Book Adventure
You can search for different type books and different age levels. The children can win small prizes by taking a multiple choice question on the book they read. There are only 10 questions and the child can try twice. It also helps you to know if your child is understanding the book. ~Lucy

S.C.O.R.E. CyberGuides
Cyberguides: Teacher Guides & Student Activities (gr. K-12)  The Schools of California Online Resources for Education (SCORE) A well developed site. Lessons are divided into age groups K-2, 3-5, etc.  There are teacher guides. ~Marilyn

Orien's Gate
A friend of mine told me about this site, she bought the amplified version of Pilgrim's Progress here and recommends it highly, ~sherri

Children's Literature Web Guide
Kids Literature ~Marge Wood

College & Career Department
bound reading
Eclectic Homeschool's list for college-bound readers:

Florida Public School Recommended Reading List (8th grade)

Books For The College Bound

Best Books Lists by Children's Literature Web Guide

Amanda's Mnemonics
Amanda's Mnemonics Page Fun spelling aids. Memorize a rhyme and the rest comes easily. By Amanda Hargis.

Reading Scene
Click on the book you want to read to find information about the author, a crossword puzzle with story words, and links to other cool sites. Then read the book. grades 3-8

K-8 Education Place
Reading/language arts center

Odyssey Game
The Odyssey - Choose your character (online game)

Survival Kit
grade Level: Grades 5-6
In Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen, Brian experiences life without all the comforts of home. After the storm and the tail of the plane is visible, Brian remembers there is a survival kit on board. This activity allows the students to become aware of what they think should be in that survival kit.

Learning About Gary Paulsen

A Teaching Unit for Treasure Island

Little House On The Prairie

Alice In Wonderland
This is an awesome site for the whole family! Whether you're an Alice in Wonderland fan or not! ~Deb

Children's Literature Activities for the Classroom
HomePage for org. site...includes excellent resources for many many more books.~Deb

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
I just wanted to share a web site that is new to me. I thought it was great and plan to use it with my English Lit class this next year. ~Donna K H