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Student Interactives See All Student Interactives
Engage your students in online literacy learning with these interactive tools that help them accomplish a variety of goals—from organizing their thoughts to learning about language—all while having fun.
Organizing & Summarizing See All
These tools help students with the critical steps that come between research and writing.
Grades 3 – 12 | Student Interactive
The Compare & Contrast Map is an interactive graphic organizer that enables students to organize and outline their ideas for different kinds of comparison essays.
Inquiry & Analysis See All
Got research questions? These online tools can help students develop and answer them.
Grades 3 – 6 | Student Interactive
Supporting inquiry-based research projects, the Animal Inquiry interactive invites elementary students to explore animal facts and habitats using writing prompts to guide and record their findings.
Writing Poetry See All
From inspiration to publication, these tools turn students into poets.
Grades K – 12 | Student Interactive
This online tool enables students to learn about and write diamante poems.
Writing & Publishing Prose See All
Whether your students are writing essays, stories, or letters, these online tools can help.
Grades 6 – 12 | Student Interactive
The Mystery Cube helps students identify and summarize story elements in this popular genre. It can be used as a postreading or prewriting activity.
Learning About Language See All
These games and tools are fun, while at the same time helping children learn how letters, sounds, and words work.
Grades K – 2 | Student Interactive
Picture Match is a matching game that reinforces the concept of beginning-letter and short- and long-vowel sounds.