Allen & Unwin Teaching Resources
Find links to teaching ideas and literacy notes on books - http://www.allenandunwin.com/Teaching/resources.asp

Essay Writing
Learn how to write essays - http://essayinfo.com/

Book adventure
Children can read books, make quizzes etc, choose books re levels - http://www.bookadventure.com/

Characters
Choose characteristics then write about person - http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks1/english/characters/index.htm

Fact and opinion
Assign fact or opinion to statements - http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/15.cfm?s=15&m=429&p=251,index

Grammar
Grammar activities Gr3 up - http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/preview/harcourt_language/grammar_park.html

International Digital Children's Library
Provides free access to children's books from around the world - http://www.icdlbooks.org/

Text twister
Chn make as many words as possible from given letters – Grades 3 up - http://www.teach-ict.com/ks3/unit7_1/starters/twister1.html

Visual Thesaurus
Wonderful tool to model to students then they can begin to create their own word web thesaurus - http://www.visualthesaurus.com/

Words instead of said
Middle upper, punctuation too - http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/english/bgfl/dont_use_said/index.htm

Writers workshop
Story building ideas - http://english.unitecnology.ac.nz/writers/story_builder.html

Writing fix
On line prompts for writing ideas - http://www.writingfix.com/forkids.htm

Writing Prompts
A long list of writing prompts to support students with writing - can use these as prompts with IWB - http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/prompts.html