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Animal Snap

A colourful version of snap designed to develop children’s visual discrimination skills. Look at the cards and click when you see two matching animals.

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/animal_snap_US.swf

Match the Sounds

Another colourful activity. Children have to match a sound with a picture. This site is designed to support the development of pre-reading skills.

http://www.literactive.com/Download/live.asp?swf=story_files/match_the_sounds_US.swf

Story Circle

Delightful traditional animated stories are read aloud. As words are being read the print changes colour. This helps the development of children’s reading skills.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/stories

Starfall Learning to Read

A learning to read website. The children can click on words to see what they say. Excellent for learning the sounds that different letters make.

http://more2.starfall.com/n/level-a/learn-to-read/play.htm?f&redir=www

Word Wheels 2

The Word Wheel is multimedia tool for pupils to explore and develop their skill at blending phonemes in CVC words.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks1literacy.html

The Magic Key

Set around the Oxford Reading Tree characters, children can practise where the full stops and capital letters go and have fun too.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey/adventures/index.shtml

Space Hangman

An interactive version of the traditional hangman game. This site supports the development of spelling skills

http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/curriculum/literacyresources/files/alpha/alpha.htm

Learning vocabulary Can Be Fun

Word searches, crosswords, hangman, matching games and quizzes to develop children’s reading skills.

https://www.vocabulary.co.il/