Language Arts Online Interactives - Reading

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My Story Maker site description for My Story Maker
My StoryMaker is an interactive story tool. It lets you control characters and objects - and creates sentences for you! Once you are done with your story, save it online or print it out in the Library. 
http://www.carnegielibrary.org/kids/storymaker/embed.cfm

 
Read Write Think - Comic Creator site description for Read Write Think - Comic Creator
Create your own comic strip online: choose how many frames you'd like, add captions, characters, background, speaking bubbles and props, then print out your finished product! 
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/comic/

 
BBC Starship: The Story Plant site description for BBC Starship: The Story Plant
"Grow your own story from the story plant. Sky will guide you through the steps in planning and writing a story. At each step, choose a leaf and click on it. When the plant has stopped growing, listen to Sky read the story you've made. Then print it out and finish it off or grow another story." (si... 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship/english/games/story_plant/big
_sound/full.shtml

 
Chinese Naming of the Years site description for Chinese Naming of the Years
The activity has 3 background scenes for you to re-tell the story of the naming of the Chinese years, or write your own version. Characters can be dragged into place. There is an optional text area for you to type in their own words. 
http://www.iboard.co.uk/iwb/Naming-of-the-Years-102

 
Read Write Think - Poetry: Diamante Poems site description for Read Write Think - Poetry: Diamante Poems
What is a diamante poem? Get started creating your own using this online tool! 
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/diamante/

 
Read Write Think - Poetry: Acrostic Poems site description for Read Write Think - Poetry: Acrostic Poems
Learn about acrostic poems and create your own using this online tool. Stuck for words? Use the hints provided. 
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/acrostic/

 
The Journey to Darkest Somewhere site description for The Journey to Darkest Somewhere
"Join Dab and Plip on their quest to find their friend, Finias T Waggletog. Along your way you'll travel through sand and snow and meet some exciting and scary characters! Safe journey!" [site] You can change some of the story, drag and drop items into the story, change the way the main character looks... 
http://www.wheredidtherivergo.co.uk/storybook/journey/

 
Word Central: Robobee site description for Word Central: Robobee
"Will your language skills blossom or wilt? It's up to you as you control the flight of the Robo-Bee through a garden of synonyms, antonyms, spelling, and usage puzzles!" [site]  
http://www.wordcentral.com/games/robobee.html

 
Puzzlemaker site description for Puzzlemaker
Create lots of puzzles -- word searches, word searches with hidden messages, crosswords, and much more! 
http://www.puzzlemaker.com/index.html

 
PBS: Creature Crazy - Create your own Adventure site description for PBS: Creature Crazy -  Create your own Adventure
This is an online "create your own adventure" with some very crazy creatures. Pick a story plot, fill in the blanks and then read your funny story. 
http://www.pbs.org/kratts/crazy/index.html

 
Writing With Writers site description for Writing With Writers
Learn to write by reading tips from writers and completing related activities.
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