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Language Arts for Kids

Language arts sites kids will enjoy for learning reading, spelling, composition, public speaking, and handwriting.

Grammar For Homeschooling the English Language

Grammar For Homeschooling the English Language

Beginner’s Grammar Lessons for Free Grammar Blast Have a blast with Grammar Blast!  Answer 10 questions and earn up to 100 game points. To play just choose a quiz below for grades 2 through 8. Grammar Gorillas Our friends, the Grammar Gorillas, need help identifying parts of speech. If you click on the right...
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Writing Process For Kids by Kim Kautzer

Brainstorm. Write a rough draft. Write your first revision. Get editing and comments. Writing your final draft.
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Creative Writing – How to Write Stories and Essays

Learn to write stories and essays and find places to post them online. Creative writing lessons and classes online.
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Penpal Sites Which Keep Your Email Safe

Have fun writing to other kids who might also homeschool or not. Safe penpal sites. ePals You can use their web-based email to send and receive letters from students all over the world. (Keeps your “real” email address private.) Gaggle.Net Free student email accounts and collaboration tools. Parent controlled. Content moderated. Keeps family email...
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Reptile Myths

Reptile Myths

Dragons Linkmesh Dragon articles and lots of dragon images. Here Be Dragons Western dragons are usually portrayed as evil, mean, and bloodthirsty. Eastern dragons are portrayed as good, kind, and intelligent. These and other dragons of myth and reality. Dragons Myths and Legends 1 of 4. Parts 2, 3, and 4. Leviathan I: The Cosmic Sea Dragon...
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Reading Basics For Kids

Alphabet Action Click on a letter to hear its name and see an animated object beginning with that letter. Learn to read that thing’s name. Requires Shockwave. BOOST© for Readers A reading intervention designed for struggling readers. Free materials currently available include ten Systematic Phonics© Charts, the Systematic Spelling© System, and instructions for the...
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Language Arts – Free Lessons for Kids and Teens

High School English English Composition Yes, you can teach yourself high school-level English composition. English Literature Free literature and lessons on analyzing great literature. Public Speaking How to write and give a speech. Famous speeches. Where to learn to give a speech. High School Word Lists A broad set of word lists for literature,...
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Fairy Tales A To Z

Classic, English and Everything In-between. Absolutely Whootie Stories to grow by. Participate by contributing your illustration or writing a review of a story. Lesson plans for mom available. Classic Fairy Tales Flash versions of Andersen’s Fairy Tales, The Grimm Brothers, The Real Princess, The Brementown Musicians, Faithful John, and more stories and games. English...
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Hawaiian Legends

Eye of Hawaii – Hawaiian Legends Most Hawaiians do not practice their ancient religion today, yet their are few who are not at least a little superstitious. Living on an active volcano can do this to you. Hawaiian Legends Legends grow out of humankind’s propensity to explain the world around them, and make a...
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Word Games – Searches, Scrambles, Puns, MadLibs, Cryptograms

Children’s puzzles improve reading and writing skills painlessly while playing word games online or printing for offline homeschool fun. Crossword Puzzles Crossword puzzles with vocabulary hints Interactive crossword puzzle online, printable, or as an app.  Join the site and make your own. Creative Chemistry Crosswords Interactive chemistry crosswords. You can play them online, or you can...
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Legends & Heroes for Kids

Ancient Amazons Women ruled their society, and two queens, one for defense and one for domestic affairs, shared the country, but they made numerous conquest expeditions into neighboring territories. A Beginner’s Guide to Robin Hood Who’s who of the Robin Hood story. How the characters have changed through the ages and retellings. Electronic Beowolf...
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Favorite Kids Authors And Series

I want to find out more about my favorite author or series Louisa May Alcott “I never went to school,” Louisa wrote, “except to my father or such governesses as from time to time came into the family… so we had lessons each morning in the study. And very happy hours they were to...
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Book Reviews By Kids For Kids

How to write book reviews and where to share your review with other kids online. How to write a book review There are many ways to write a book review. To help you, here are some of the questions you could answer. When you’ve read the book and made your notes, send us your...
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References For Writers

Acronym Guide The online acronym directory. Everything from military and medical to computer and financial acronyms. Find them all here. Bartlett’s Quotations Passages, phrases and proverbs traced to their sources. Citation Machine Set to help you generate web page citations, but this site can help you generate citations from all sorts of resources online...
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Ghost Stories

Ghost Stories by Famous American Authors A Ghost Story by Mark Twain For the first time in my life a superstitious dread came over me; and as I turned a dark angle of the stairway and an invisible cobweb swung its lazy woof in my face and clung there, I shuddered as one who...
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Cool Superstitions

Animal Superstitions From albatrosses to wolves, animals have been thought to have special powers. Ceremony for Renaming Your Boat Everyone knows that renaming your boat will bring nothing but bad luck and make your boating experience something that you will want to forget. By Capt. Pat. (Who says people don’t still believe in myths?)...
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A Ghost Story By Mark Twain

Written in 1903 by Mark Twain (1835-1910) This version originally published in 2005 by Infomotions, Inc. This particular text was derived from the Internet Wiretap Edition of A Ghost Story by Mark Twain from “Sketches New and Old”, copyright 1903, Samuel Clemens. It was placed in the Public Domain (May 1993). This document is...
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Ape And Yeti Legends

Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization Even though the Sasquatch myth has been confessed as a hoax, these folks just don’t want a great legend of the Columbia River Basin to die. Chewbacca An immense, fur covered warrior of great strength and loyalty, Chewbacca the Wookiee was a well-known figure in both the underworld and in...
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Homeschool Word Scramble Answers

Homeschool Word Scramble Answers

Answers the Homeschool Word Scramble Answers Puzzle
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