Topmarks - literacy

Here you will find literacy games and activities. Choose an age group and a category to play.

Wonderopolis is an informational site that helps kids ask and answer interesting questions about the world. Every day, a new "Wonder of the Day" question is posted -- each designed to get kids to think, talk, and find learning moments together in everyday life.

Kiwi Kids News is one of New Zealand's leading online news platforms for young people. They write safe, educational, and engaging daily news articles. 

Use this great tool to motivate children with story starters. 

This website streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Oprah Winfrey, Chris Pine, Kristen Bell, Rita Moreno, Viola Davis, Jaime Camil, Kevin Costner, Lily Tomlin, Sarah Silverman, Betty White, Wanda Sykes and dozens more.

An online collection of audiobooks for children

Ready to Read Phonics Plus

In order to become effective readers, students need to be able to:

The Ready to Read Phonics Plus books focus on word recognition knowledge and skills that explicitly support children to crack the code. These books focus on decoding and sight recognition of familiar words alongside building language comprehension knowledge and skills.