Ask Oxford - Includes many word games, a weekly quote, and Word of the Day. Also, includes a form which allows one to request the Final Word on questions relating to English grammar and language.
Davis School District Language Arts Site - A comprehensive list of links focusing on grammar, reading, writing, literature, research, and lesson plans. It also includes course standards and descriptions.
The Dialect Coach - Offers multi-dialect coaching for actors in addition to helping to reduce accents.
EdSitement - One may access many resources on the Academy of American Poets within the Women of the West Museum by clicking on the “Literature and Language Arts” text. Also includes activities and lesson plans.
The English Association - Association for English language educators from Kindergarten through post-graduate. For anyone with an interest in English literature and language.
School-Home Links - Information and resources to help parents to develop their children’s reading and writing skills. Contains hundreds of activities for early childhood education. Produced by the U.S. Department of Education.
Scripts for Schools - sells reading, play, and choral speaking scripts for libraries and schools. Try the free samples online!
SpellMaster - A free online resource that provides teachers with access to their own vocabulary games. Also, the program is downloadable for offline, personal use.
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