These sites provide online and interactive activities on spelling and word work. Learn about and practice spelling patterns and rules, vowels and consonant patterns. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Spelling; Literature: Online Activities for Lower Elementary; Literature: Online Activities for Upper Elementary; Teaching Tips: Phonemic Awareness; and Reading Skills: Vowels.
These websites include interactive activities to work on reading skills. Activities focus on different skills like fact and opinion, compare and contrast, and drawing conclusions. There are links to eThemes resources on other literature activities, reading strategies, and online stories.
These sites have information and tips for teaching phonemic awareness skills and concepts to young students. There are many online activities such as games to help build awareness, and resources for teachers on how to implement teaching strategies in the classroom. Included are eThemes resources on basic reading skills, syllables, and decoding strategies.
Learn how to read and pronounce short, long, and double vowels. The following web sites include games, hands-on activities with animations and sounds, and lesson plans. There are links to eThemes recourses on spelling and reading strategies.