vocabulary buildingFreeRice – Answer vocabulary questions and donate grains of rice to help world hunger.  Advanced level vocabulary.

Spelling City – Spelling and vocabulary website that helps kids learn in an entertaining way.  See The Book Chook review

WordAhead Vocabulary Videos Great for teens and ESL learners.


Using picture books to start conversations about word choice – interesting article by Franki Sibberson at Choice Literacy.

See also Writing Help and Silly Word Games.