AWESOME Web Resources
Online Textbook Website
http://www.freerice.com/ - This site has resources for all content areas, actually. It's really fun,and each time you play, you donate grains of rice to countries in need! YOU PAY NO MONEY!
http://aliscot.com/bigdog/ - Big Dog Grammar Website - This isn't the most interactive site, but it has a lot of good information!
http://www.roadtogrammar.com/ - online grammar quizzes organized by topic. A GREAT way to practice grammar we're working on!
http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/vocabulary/ - this website is created by the same company that we use for our (onlevel) vocabulary terms. Go to the website and you can practice our vocabulary by playing games!
http://www.spellingcity.com/ - You can add your own words! It will create study activities, and it uses audio, too!
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/ - This site, put together by Purdue University, has really comprehensive resources for writing.
http://theeasyessay.com/ - Having trouble figuring out how to write a 5 paragraph essay? Create an easy essay account!
http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/ -readwritethink.org has a variety of interactive activities for students to use to improve their writing, notetaking, and language skills.
Read! - Great Websites for to Learn about New Books!
http://ala.org/ - American Library Association Website
http://www.listsofbests.com/list/11632 - Penguin's Top 100 Books to Read Before You Die
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/swyar/ - Ever wonder if the book you want to read is a "good" book? Check out this site! You can read reviews from other students, and you can write your own reviews!
In Need of a Good Book to Read?
Also - check out this website - it has FULL books and short stories online!
Scholastic's Website has some really cool features for students!Check it out: You are what you read