Language Arts - Online Interactives

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The Best Trampolini Game! (Between the Lions) site description for The Best Trampolini Game! (Between the Lions)
Do the pictures match the words? If they do, click on the hat. If they don't, click on the rope. 
http://pbskids.org/lions/trampolini.html

 
Blending Bowl (Between the Lions) site description for Blending Bowl (Between the Lions)
You get to choose a word ending and a beginning sound. Then watch your "players" bang together and create a word. 
http://pbskids.org/lions/blending.html

 
Putting Words Together site description for Putting Words Together
Lexus the Great, a magician, and Photon, his assistant monster, help you practice putting words together to make compound words. 
http://www.e-learningforkids.org/language-arts/lesson/putting-words
-together/

 
Martha's Rhyme Time site description for Martha's Rhyme Time
You can write a poem with Martha. Hit the red buttons if you'd like to change the words. When you are done, you can print your poem to share with your friends and family. 
http://pbskids.org/martha/games/rhymetime/index.html

 
First Words Magnetic Poetry site description for First Words Magnetic Poetry
It's time to write some creative poems. Choose a kit, then choose a background. Use the words along the right side to create your own poems. 
http://play.magneticpoetry.com/poem/FirstWords/kit/

 
Keyboard climber site description for Keyboard climber
"Help the monkey get to the top...fast! Using both hands, use the keyboard to type each letter you see in the game. Be sure to use your left hand if the letter appears on the left side of the screen, and your right hand if the letter appears on the right side of the screen. Be very careful! The monkey... 
http://www.tvokids.com/games/keyboardclimber

 
Spotting Common and Proper Nouns Run site description for Spotting Common and Proper Nouns Run
Come ski down Noun Mountain with Mr. Mogul. He will help you identify proper and common nouns. 
http://lessons.e-learningforkids.org/efk/Courses/EN/Parts_of_Speech
/login.htm

 
Prefixes and Suffixes site description for Prefixes and Suffixes
Choose a prefix and then click on Go to see if you have created a real word or not. You can then do the same with suffixes. 
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?b=english/spelling

 
Garfield's Visual Dictionary site description for Garfield's Visual Dictionary
You can click on a letter to browse the words or type your word into the search box. Each word in the dictionary has an image. You can use this visual dictionary in English or Spanish. 
http://vd.garfieldu.org/

 
Picture Book Maker site description for Picture Book Maker
Create your own picture book. Drag and drop the items onto the cover, the pages and the back. Once you do, slide the size and the action bar to change your picture. Add your own story to the pages. Once you are done, it can be printed or... 
http://www.artisancam.org.uk/flashapps/picturebookmaker/picturebook
maker.php

 
Ice Cream Talk - Practice learning nouns and verbs site description for Ice Cream Talk - Practice learning nouns and verbs
"Help the monkey collect 10 scoops of ice cream before the monster! To collect scoops of ice cream you must correctly identify the nouns and/or verbs in the sentences. There is a fun bonus game if you collect 10 scoops without getting any nouns or verbs incorrect! " [site] 
http://www.abcya.com/nouns_and_verbs.htm

 
BBC: Logging Sentences Game site description for BBC: Logging Sentences Game
Take a look at the words and phrases floating by. You will need to jump your beaver on to the logs to form a sentence. There are two levels: Play Easy or Play Hard. 
http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/english/en30stru/game/en30str
u-game-logging-sentences/beaver_construction.swf

 
Read Write Think - Construct A Word site description for Read Write Think - Construct A Word
You can make words by adding a beginning letter or blend to a word ending. Create a word bank with animation and sound. This tool helps with learning words by letter sound recognition. 
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/construct/

 
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

 
Tell-a-Story site description for Tell-a-Story
You can tell thousands of different stories by choosing one of the Tell-a-Story Challenges and letting your imagination go wild. Use the characters, backgrounds, and props to tell a story that you can send to your friends.[site] 
http://kidsspace.torontopubliclibrary.ca/story.html

 
Hawkabulary site description for Hawkabulary
Click on the animal that holds the word that completes the sentence. 
http://mrnussbaum.com/hawkabulary1/hawkabulary.swf

 
Scholastic: Story Starters site description for Scholastic: Story Starters
This is a fun and creative activity that can be different every time you try it. Select your grade and then spin the wheels to see what your story will be about. Then, choose a format for the story. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/storystarters/storystarter
1.htm

 
BBC Starship: Penguins on Ice site description for BBC Starship: Penguins on Ice
Get the penguins to take their bow at the Penguin Ice Gala. There are three parts to this activity: make a sentence; explore which punctuation mark to use; and make it interesting. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship/english/games/penguins_on_ice
/big_sound/full.shtml

 
BBC Starship: Word Balloons site description for BBC Starship: Word Balloons
"Help Daisy to collect enough balloons to reach the unicorn. Click on the word that has a similar meaning to the word on the unicorn's balloon. At the end of the game, you can print out the words or play again." (site)  
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship/english/games/word_balloons/b
ig_sound/full.shtml

 
BBC Starship: Word Jumbler site description for BBC Starship: Word Jumbler
"Play on the word jumbler machine with Star and Hutch. First choose which game you would like to play and click on it. Sounds the same: Click on the correct word to fill the gap in the sentence. What's the pattern? : Click on the correct vowel phoneme to fill the gap. Count the syllables: Click on the... 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/starship/english/games/word_jumbler/bi
g_sound/full.shtml

 
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

 
BBC: Pin Bored Game site description for BBC: Pin Bored Game
Aim at the missing punctuation mark and then pin it to the board (sentence). 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/en29punc-game-pin-bored

 
BBC: Sentence Shooter site description for BBC: Sentence Shooter
Shoot the correct punctuation mark. There are two levels to play: easy or hard. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/en29punc-game-sentence-shooter

 
BBC: Story Builder Game site description for BBC: Story Builder Game
Put the sentences in the correct order so that the story makes sense. There are two levels to choose from. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/en14para-game-story-builder

 
BBC: Spot the Sentence Game site description for BBC: Spot the Sentence Game
Read each sentence. Is it a complete sentence? Click Yes or No. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/en30stru-game-spot-the-sentenc
e

 
Fern's Poetry Nook (Arthur) site description for Fern's Poetry Nook (Arthur)
Visit this site to read Fern's Poem of the Day. Click on the notebooks to write a poem of your own, read more poems written by kids like you, or learn more about different poem styles. 
http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/poetry/index.html

 
Word Rhyme site description for Word Rhyme
This is a game of finding the rhyming words and moving around the game board. 
http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/esl-efl-games/word-rh
yme.html

 
Word Trail site description for Word Trail
Play the word trail game to learn about synonyms and antonyms. 
http://www.turtlediary.com/grade-1-games/esl-efl-games/word-trail.h
tml

 
Simple Sentences site description for Simple Sentences
Click on the words in the circles to construct simple sentences. 
http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/esl-efl-games/simple-
sentences.html

 
BBC: Plural Fishing site description for BBC: Plural Fishing
"Go fishing with the saucy, and a little bit cheeky, gnomes to practise your plural spelling rules." [site] 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/en16plur-game-plural-fishing

 
Magical Capitals site description for Magical Capitals
Help the fairy capitalize the sentences. Click on the letters that should be capitalized. 
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/grammar/magical_capitals_4.16.swf

 
ABRACADABRA site description for ABRACADABRA
Click on "student" and then choose an activity. Don't miss the buttons on the top right-hand side of the screen. ABRACADABRA can help you learn to enjoy reading. You will be able to read along with the stories, read aloud, read on your own, understand the stories and start spelling and writing short... 
http://abralite.concordia.ca/index.php

 
SpellingCity - Sentence Unscramble with COMPOUND WORDS site description for SpellingCity - Sentence Unscramble with COMPOUND WORDS
Drag and drop the words in the correct order to form one of 10 completed sentences which include COMPOUND words. Click on the HINT button to hear the sentences. 
http://www.spellingcity.com/unscramble-the-sentence-vocabulary-game
.html?listId=3849590

 
SpellingCity - Sentence Unscramble about DINOSAURS site description for SpellingCity - Sentence Unscramble about DINOSAURS
Drag and drop the words in the correct order to form one of 10 completed sentences about DINOSAURS. Click on the HINT button to hear the sentences. 
http://www.spellingcity.com/unscramble-the-sentence-vocabulary-game
.html?listId=3828574

 
Read Write Think - Flip-a-Chip site description for Read Write Think - Flip-a-Chip
Flip two chips to mix and match four word parts and make four words. Then insert the four words into a paragraph, using context clues to determine where each word belongs. [site] 
http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/flip/

 
Letters To... (Arthur) site description for Letters To... (Arthur)
Have fun writing a letter to Arthur or his friends. Click on a friend and fill in the blanks. Check out the "Letter Writer Helper" for great tips on how to write letters, emails, postcards and greeting cards. 
http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/lettersto/index.html

 
Puppy Days Story Builder site description for Puppy Days Story Builder
Build three different stories with Clifford, and add stickers to your pages. 
http://pbskids.org/clifford/stories/index_storybuilder.html

 
The Berenstain Bears Story Time site description for The Berenstain Bears Story Time
Help the Berenstain Bears write fun and creative stories by choosing words at the bottom of the page to put in the empty spaces. 
http://pbskids.org/berenstainbears/games/story/index.html

 
Clifford's Road to Reading site description for Clifford's Road to Reading
Earn your License to Read by moving along the path and playing all eight games. 
http://www.scholastic.com/clifford/read/roadtoreading/index.htm
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