Reading, Writing, and ILA Links:
Click on the below links to help your writing:
Modes of Writing:
Narrative - collection of narrative writing examples from past prompts given in Mr. Engle's 5th grade class
Expository (Informational) - collection of informational writing examples from past prompts given in Mr. Engle's 5th grade class
Persuasive - collection of persuasive writing examples from past prompts given in Mr. Engle's 5th grade class
Fling the Teacher! Are you ready for the PSSA? Here is a fun game to get you there!
Word Crimes A parody by Weird Al that shows how the English language is often misused.
www.loudlit.org A collection
of books that are read aloud
and can be downloaded as mp3 files for free
(The web read aloud also shows the text)
www.digitaldialects.com A variety of vocabulary words for many languages as well as a multitude of interactive games
www.rhymes.net Lets you search for words that rhyme by sound, with multiple syllable options
www.quizicon.com A variety of interactive quizzes from the 100 most frequent words, 50 states, etc. great brainstorming activity for students (good warm up)
www.timetoast.com A site (free) that allows you to create timelines
Writing Exemplars Look up example writing by students from across the country. How does your compare?
Rhyme Brain Need to find a word that rhymes? Try this site.
Wordle Create art using words from a passage or by just listing your own words!
Interactives Math, Literature, and more links with interactives. Click on this link to check out interactives on weather, volcanoes, garbage, and the dynamic Earth!
Free Rice See if you know the definitions of these words, and win rice to donate to the hungry.
Picture Crossword & More Solve crosswords by working on your English and grammar skills through the use of vocabulary challenges!
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