Reading & Writing
Listen and read along with ebooks for kids and teens, including chapter books, graphic novels, plays, novels and poetry. Can be used on any computer or mobile device.
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On the Web
Fun games and activities designed to help kids learn to read and write.
Maintained by Sylvan Learning, this site allows kids to keep track of the books they read, take quizzes on them and earn prizes for their reading success.
A fun site aimed at building up reading skills for kids in Kindergarten - Grade 2. Includes an introduction to letter sounds, games and activities.
Scholastic's Story Starters kids' writing activity generates scenarios to prompt kids to start creative writing.
Discover fun facts about Canada's favourite children's book author, check out fan art, and listen to some of Munsch's stories online!
Meet Ramona, Ralph and your other favourite characters from Beverly Cleary's books! Read excerpts, play games and watch an interview with Beverly herself.