Saturday, October 20, 2012

Websites and Videos for Learning English



Rosetta Stone  - Log in with Google using your school email. Click on "Rosetta Stone".
  
Lexia or Newsela - Log in with Google using your school email.
                                    Click on "Core 5 Lexia" or "Newsela."

Books (Read and Listen)

Scary Stories:

Crime and Adventure:


Novels:
Esperanza Rising, By Pam Muñoz Ryan     Esperanza.Rising (entire book)
Holes, by Louis Sachar
The House on Mango Street, Chapter 1, by Sandra Cisneros
Because of Winn-Dixie, by Kate Dicamillo
The Hate U Give

Short Stories:

Owl Moon
Green Eggs and Ham, by Dr. Seuss
Oh, The Places You'll Go

The Lady Or The Tiger


Study Music (without lyrics)


Phonics (How to Read in English)

ABC Hip Hop


Reading Practice
http://www.starfall.com/

Alphabet Flash Cards




Phonics Chant 2, Blends

Phonics Chant 3, Digraphs and Diphthongs

Phonics Song

Short Vowel Sounds Song

Phonics Rap

Words with "ight"

Words with "br"

Short Story - The Magic Spell

Typing Practice

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/

Tying Test - Check your typing speed
http://www.typingtest.com/

Games

Sight Word Matching Games

Alphabetical Order Game

English games with virtual dice

Homophones Game
http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/vocabulary-games/homophones-games/homophones-game.html

Free Rice - Vocabulary Practice
http://freerice.com/#/english-vocabulary/1492

Neighborhood Quizlet

Food Vocabulary Quizlet
https://quizlet.com/80467547/food-fruits-and-vegetables-flash-cards/

Dictionaries

Word Reference.com - Listen to words pronounced in English, plus translation and definitions:
http://wordreference.com/ 

Google Translate - Translation of words and phrases:
http://translate.google.ca/

Merriam Webster Dictionary: English Definitions and Thesaurus

English Vocabulary Videos

Emotion Words

Numbers to 100 +

Numbers 1-20

Read Clothing Words


                                    
Which One?


                                         
Getting Dressed

Clothing Vocabulary
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqsHPm-qsdE&edufilter=8Fgp0EfoQura8l48YfL_rA

Where's the Monkey? (Prepositions)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idJYhjGyWTU&edufilter=8Fgp0EfoQura8l48YfL_rA

People Descriptions

School Phrases 1

School Phrases 2

Opposites 1

Opposites 2

Opposites with Phrases 1

Opposites with Phrases 2

Months of the Year

Walk around the Farm

Body Parts Chant

Animals and Colors

Food Vocabulary

Vehicles

Colors Song

Home Vocabulary

Emotions

Health Phrases

Health Phrases 2

School House Rock - Verbs

Ecology Rap Video


12 Months

The Days of the Week

Weather Vocabulary

Grammar and Punctuation

Verb Rap

Nouns, Grammar Rock

Apostrophe "S" song

The Comma Song

Question Marks, Periods, Exclamations

Past Tense (using "ed") Song

Punctuation Rap


Music Videos



Diamonds, Rihana


Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Israel Kamakawiwo




Somewhere Only We Know, Keane

I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, U2


Turning Tables, Adele

With or Without You, U2






Chasing Cars, Snow Patrol

                        
All You Need Is Love, The Beatles


                                                         Mad World, Gary Jules


No One, Alicia Keys