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General Language ArtsTop of page

The Art of Storytelling 
British Library: Discovering Literature - Romantics & Victorians
British Library: Virtual Books 
CanLit Guides 
Danger! Read On 
EDUSITEment: Literature & Language Arts 
Explore the 1800s (literature)
Freedom to Read Week 
Grammar Girl: Quick & Dirty Tips 
International Children's Digital Library 
Learning Playtimes: A Century of Children’s Games and Rhymes 
Literature Circles Resource Center 
The Literature Network 
Mantex: 20th Century Authors 
National Council of English Teachers (US)
National Writing Project (US)
NYPL's Surprisingly Tricky Spelling Bee Quiz 
Online Writing Lab
Project Gutenberg (Can) 
Project Gutenberg: Top 100 (US)
Project REVEAL: Read and View English & American Literature 
Read Write Think
Real Meaning of the Wizard of Oz 
Shelley-Godwin Archive 
Teaching Books 
Vocabulary Game 
We Need Diverse Books 
What It's Like to Read with Dyslexia 
Wired for Books 
World Wide Words 
A Wrinkle In Time: Resources for Teachers  

Book Awards & Reviews Top of page

Alberta School Libraries Council: LitPicks  ATA Resource!
American Indians in Children's Literature 
Association for Library Service to Children: Book & Media Awards
Canadian Literature in Schools
Children's Literature
Children's Literature Web Guide 
Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature 
Deakin Review of Children's Literature
Strong Nations 
YALSA Book Awards

Dictionaries Top of page

Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles 
Dictionary of Slang 
Kids Wordsmyth
Kids.Net.AU Dictionary 
Online Etymology Dictionary

Visual Dictionaries
Anglomaniacy: PictureDictionaries
ESOL Help: Online Picture Dictionary
Kidzwood: Pictoral Dictionary
Little Explorers English Picture Dictionary
Online Picture Dictionary
Picture That Dictionary 
Shahi: Visual Dictionary
Visual Dictionary Online 

Digital Media NovelsTop of page

Amanda Project
Inanimate Alice
    Inanimate Alice Community Page

Digital Storytelling Top of page

Adobe Spark 
Art, Storytelling, Technology and Education
Comics Head 
Digital Storytelling
Digital Storytelling: A Toolkit for Educators
Pow Toon 
Story Maker 
Storyboard That 

LiteracyTop of page

ABC Life Literacy Canada
Adolescent Literacy
Dolch Sight Words 
Get Ready to Read 
K-12 Reader: Reading Instruction Resources   
Learning Links Resource Centre
Literacy Information and Communication System 
Movement for Canadian Literacy 
Reading is Fundamental 
Reading Rockets 

JournalsTop of page

Note: Peer-reviewed journals are marked with a graduation cap

Borrowers and Lenders: The Journal of Shakespeare and Appropriation 
Canadian Literature: A Quarterly of Criticism and Review  
Canadian Review of Materials 
CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture  
The Comics Grid  
Community Literacy Journal 
English Language and Literature Studies  
Inquire: Journal of Comparative Literature  
Journal of Writing Research
Journal of Literacy and Technology  
Language Arts 
Language and Literacy
Language Arts Journal of Michigan 
Looking Glass: New Perspectives on Children's Literature  
Multicultural Shakespeare: Translation, Appropriation and Performance
Sequential Art Narrative inEducation 
Teaching American Literature: A Journal of Theory and Practice  
Transnational Literature  

Poetry Top of page

BBC Poetry 
Canadian Poetry Online
Emily Dickinson Archive 
Parliamentary Poet Laureate
Poem Hunter 
Poems Out Loud 
Poetry Archive 
Poetry Class 
Poetry Foundation 
Poetry in Voice 
Poetry Out Loud
Poets' Corner 
Toronto Poetry Map 

ShakespeareTop of page

Folger Shakespeare Library
Shakespeare in Quarto 
Shakespeare Uncovered 
Shakespeare Unlimited 
Stratford Festival: Tools for Teachers 
Surfing with the Bard: Teacher Zone 

Word ToolsTop of page

Crossword Puzzle Maker 
Crossword Puzzle Maker & Archive
Discovery: Crossword Puzzle Maker
Word Search Maker

StudentsTop of page

BBC Bitesize
Elements of a Story
Grammar Bytes
Grammar Gorillas
Shakespeare High: Student Classroom 
Word Central
Write the World 

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