Language Arts








Good Habits Great Readers

Teacher Resources for Good Habits

Daily 5 Resources

DRA2 Resources

Pearson Lesson Plan Database for Teachers









 Handwriting Without Tears

Parent Resources


Teacher Resources





 Words Their Way

Literacy Connections


Teacher Resources




 Reader’s Journey

Textbook Companion Site


Success Net-





Writing and Grammar


 Textbook Companion Site:





 Essay Scorer-Write-to-Learn





Reference Tools

 Merriam Webster One Look | Visual Thesaurus

  • For Merriam Webster's online dictionary and thesaurus.
  • One Look allows you to look up words in multiple online dictionaries at once
  • By using the Visual Thesaurus students can finally see the definition and connotation of each synonym generated. Or students can easily click on any of the synonyms on the screen to open a new search for words that have that specific connotation.
  • For all the poets in your class, be sure to bookmark this rhyming dictionary.
  • As you teach your students to create bibliographies for their reports and research papers, you may want to visit Easy Bib, a free online advanced bibliography maker. Another site that is especially helpful for younger students is: Noodle Tools Quick Cite . At the middle and high school levels, students may access an enhanced Noodlebib through a subscription available from their school library.  For information on citing online resources, visit the Online Reference Guide to Using Internet Sources site: Citation Styles for Online Resources.