All you wanted to learn about the English Language

Rosetta Stone:Learn to speak and write in the English language

SFSD school links Library links - explore all the different websites

ABC Match ABC Match is a game that has students practice letter-recognition fluency while honing their memories. Students match initial letters with pictures, playing either with a timer or without.

Bembo's Zoo Interactive Flash to learn the alphabets. Students can enjoy seeing the graphics and at the same time learn the alphabets

12 fully customizable Games such as Bingo and Snakes & Ladders

Printable Flash Cards in a variety of sizes

The latest Teaching Techniques, complete with “how-to” videos

Construct-a-Word Using Construct-a-Word, students learn letter-sound correspondence by combining a beginning letter or blend to a word ending to create words.

Picture Match Picture Match is a matching game that reinforces the concept of beginning-letter and short- and long-vowel sounds.

ABCYA ABCya! is the leader in free educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students to learn on the web. All children's educational computer games and activities were created or approved by certified teachers.

Beginning Sounds Match a Word to a Letter:BTL

Colors, Shapes, Numbers, Alphabet

TumbleBooks online books

Starfall ABC's/Phonics Activities and Books

Spelling City ~ Go to Featured Vocabulary and Spelling Lists and click on the different resources

Language Games ~This website that has some language games to help keep the brain active! Have Fun!

Skillwise-English ~ This is a great website for our ELL parents. There are a ton of links and resources

Pronunciator- Learn over 80 different languages. Includes oral phrases, flash cards, learning guides, and live online instruction.

World Book Discover- Has reference resources for differentiated instruction, such as ESL, reluctant readers, and adult learners. Also includes an extensive life skills section.

BookFlix- Hundreds of talking books for children. It pairs approximately 120 animated stories with a nonfiction talking book on a similar topic.

Literacy ~ activities to learn numbers, colors, shapes, reading and writing letters and words

Reading planet ~ language-related activities and stories

Story line ~ stories read by actors from the ScreenActors' Guild ~ reading and writing activities

Eduplace ~ science content from Houghton Mifflin Science Series

English and Grammar

Arlys's Amazing reading/LA site- everything!

Wacky Web tales Practice parts of speech- like madlibs

Great spelling activities

Fun Language Arts games

Great grammar and spelling games

Create a newspaper clipping

Vocabulary : a great game for ENL students and parents to better understand the different phrases or idioms that are used in the English language.


Parts of a paragraph

How to write a good sentence

Writing prompts

Writing resources for teachers

Tutoring Sites

Lots of activities

Educational video games Great math-race car practice, verbs, states and capitals etc!

Technology rich 1st grade reading activities

Phonics sites

Phonics sand castle quiz

Letter sounds

Letter sounds- long vowels

Letter sounds- blends

Letter sounds- short vowels

Picture match- letter sounds

Free reading lessons

Great spelling activities

Lots of word games

Grammar and spelling games

California Distance Learning Project ~Free site to build reading and life skills - Adult Learning Activities

ELL for Adults ~Practice for adults who want to strengthen their literacy skills.

Guys Read ~This site will help adults find texts they like and help them read

Family & Consumer Science~Free Presentations in PowerPoint format

Audio/Speech Sites
American Rhetoric
Educational Songs
Sing Along Sites

Digital Photo/Clip Art Sites
Google Maps
Hubble Site: Gallery
NASA: Images
Photo Story 3
The Library of Congress: Prints and Photographs Reading Room

Digital Document Sites
America's Historical Documents
Internet Archive: Texts
Smithsonian Archives of American Art
The Library of Congress: Chronicling America


Many powerpoints to choose from