Scholastic Writing

Reading specialist Amy Mascott shares her secret for creating the ultimate writing center for your 5- to 7-year-old.

PBS Parents Reading and Language

Learn how children become readers and writers and how to help them develop by talking, reading, and writing together every day.

PBS Kids Spelling Games

Play PBS KIDS Spelling Games made by educational children's media experts in collaboration with teachers and educational researchers.

Spelling Match

A spelling match game to help grow vocabularies.


A free service for teaching children to read with phonics. Intended for preschool through second grade; also special education, homeschool, and English language development (ELD, ELL, ESL).

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Web resources from Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the largest children’s literacy nonprofit in the United States.