• English Language Arts  

     

    English Language Arts Learning Goals, Kindergarten 2

     

    General English Language Arts Websites for Kindergarten-2

      Tumblebooks  
    PBS Kids Games
     
     
     
     
     
    ABC 
     Starfall
     Seussville  Lexia Core5  

    For more reading resources, go to the Winship Library page. 

     

    English Language Arts iPad Apps* 

    Learning Letters and Words 
     
    ABC and Me The ABCs flashcards contain large font letters (and their names), phonetic pronunciations, and vivid images. Kids can click on the letter or the image to hear the corresponding audio in English. Numbers flashcards help teach the order of the numbers and counting. Each number card shows a different quantity of items preschoolers and toddlers can count. 

    ABC Flash Cards - Alphabet Flash Cards with Pictures.

    ABC Magnetic Alphabet Lite - Pre-reading and pre-math skills.

    ABC PocketPhonics Lite - Combines letter sounds, letter writing, 170 first words,

    First Words - First Words is an educational game for your child to help them develop their vocabulary words. Sampler teaches kids about letters, how letters relate to sounds, and even how to spell words.

    Sound Match - Matching sounds.

     

    Phonics
     

    MELS Phonics Blending Sounds Lite - MELS applies Montessori Phonics44 learning system. In this app, Blending sounds (initial and final) will be introduced with different activities.

    PBPhonics 1 to 3 - PBPhonics 1 to 3 contains 18 phonemes in 3 sets (S A T I P N, CK E H R M D, and G O U L F B). It shows how to build 294 words out of these phonemes. Multiple voices say the words for variety.  

    Phonics Fun 1 - Tap the picture and you will hear the words. Tap the letter and you will hear the sound it makes. Simply slide the letter to the picture to see if the sound matches. This app covers the letters T, B, R, A, M, S, H, and O and 54 words.

    Phonics Fun 2 - Tap the picture and you will hear the words. Tap the letter and you will hear the sound it makes. Simply slide the letter to the picture to see if the sound matches. This app covers the letters C, L, N, E, J, P, Y, and I and 45 words.

    Phonics Fun 3 - Tap the picture and you will hear the words. Tap the letter and you will hear the sound it makes. Simply slide the letter to the picture to see if the sound matches. This app covers the letters F, W, U, D, G, and K, two rhymes, and 47 words. 

    Phonics Genius - This app is loaded with content. We are talking over 6,000 professionally recorded words carefully grouped into 225 categories by phonics. Ideal for kids 1 - 6 years old.

    Phonics Vowels – Short Vowels, Long Vowels, Two Vowels - Features

    • Phonics Spelling
    • Beginning Sounds
    • Ending Sounds
    • Word Family Phonics
    • Short Vowel Sounds
    • Long Vowels Sounds
    • Word Pronunciation
    • Matching the word with the image
    • Touch and Hear
    • Capital letters vs. lowercase letter

    Sight Words by Photo Touch - Photo Touch is an exciting educational game that helps your child rapidly learn to recognize and read words by sight, sound, and touch. The interface is very easy to use.

    Sound Match - Matching sounds. 

     
    Reading and Writing on iPads
     

    iBooks - Download Books from iTunes.

    Kindle - Download Books from Amazon.com Available for booth the iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad.

    Nook for Kids - Kids books from Barnes and Nobles - iPad only.

    Story Kit - Create an electronic storybook. 

    *From the BPS Office of Information & Instructional Technology. 
     

    Online K2 English Language Arts Games Organized by Learning Standards

     
    Reading: Informational Text
    Craft & Structure
    How Do You Measure Up?
         
     
    Reading: Foundational Skills
    Print Concepts
    PBS Kids Alpha Bricks Lickety Letter Bingo Alphabet Falls  Starfall ABCs
    Monkey Match
    Paint by Letter   Super Why Saves the Day
     
     
    Phonological Awareness
    Frog's Rhyming Machine
    Dub Cubs   Alphabet Soup   Rhyme Time Bingo
    Wonder Words Match Up
    Halfpipe Hoverball
    Spectacular Spelling Play
     
     
    Phonics & Word Recognition
    Monkey Match
    Letters to Big Bird   Lovely Letter Match Up   Abby's Adventure Game
     
     
    Language 
    Anchor Standards 
    Word Play
    Between the Lions Word Play
       
     
    Conventions of Standard English  
    Super Why to the Rescue
     Puppy Letters  Dog's Letter Pit   Super Why Saves the Day  
     
    Vocabulary Acquisition & Use 
    Super Why to the Rescue
    Alphabet Soup   Camp Time