Websites for Reading Fun!
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For pre-readers (in English and Spanish)
For younger readers:
http://www.storyplace.org/ -interact with stories online, and fine similar ones in your local library
http//www.mightybook.com/ -This site makes reading frun through songs, jokes, and animated books
http://www.icdlbooks.org/ -International Children's Library-free books online!
http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/asp/home_tumblebooks.asp -Free Children's audio books in English and World Languages
http://www.starfall.com/ -Where children have fun learning to read
http://www.childrensbooksonline.org/library.htm -Online books with audio files (Espanol tambien)
http://www.storylineonline.net/ -Where celebrities read books to you
http://childrenslibrary.org/ -beautiful books to read online for FREE (espanol tambien)
http://pbskids.org/ -Where children can play games on their favorite shows
http://www.magickeys.com/books/ -Illustrated stories for children of all ages
http://www.bookadventure.com/ -A free reading motivation program for children in grades K-8
http://www.funbrain.com/brain/ReadingBrain/ReadingBrain.html -An interactive site for adults and children do together!
http://www.hubbardscupboard.org/children_s_book_authors.html -Read all about your favorite authors from their very own websites
http://candohelperpage.com/index.html -This site is for children, parents and teachers looking for content and practice activities in the reading
http://www.gamequarium.com/ -This site has links to dozens of games and online books
http://www.ala.org/greatsites -More great websites for kids brought to you by American Library Association
http://www.jmrl.org/cgi-bin/calendar.pl?month=4&style=Grid&month=6 -This link takes you to the events sponsored by the Jefferson Madison Regional Libraries in and aroudn Charlottesville
For older students:
http://nb.wsd.wednet.edu/lmc/lmc_magazines.htm -This site has links to online sites of several popular magazines for kids
Colorín Colorado ( http://www.colorincolorado.org/ ) es un sitio Web bilingüe que provee información, actividades y consejos sobre cómo ayudar a sus niños a que aprendan a leer y tengan éxito en la escuela.
This website charges a fee, but is worth it for younger readers
http://www.onemorestory.com/ ($44 a year) (Espanol tambien)
Songs for Children
Poetry for Children
Folk Songs and Songs of America