I recently shared this list in my newsletter for my teachers. I’d love to see your examples of items included in your newsletters. Links would be wonderful.
Looking for some great places online for READING CHILDREN’S STORIES? Try these:
http://www.storytimeforme.com/ Story Time for Me
http://www.storylineonline.net/ StoryLine Online Actors like Elijah Wood and Hillary Duff read aloud stories in their own voice through streaming.
http://www.mrsp.com/ Mrs. P’s Magic Library
http://www.storycove.com/classroom/ Story Cove
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/ International Children’s Digital Library (remains one of my favorites!)
http://www.smories.com/ Smories are original stories for kids, read by kids
http://www.epubbud.com/ Free Children’s eBooks for the iPad, nook, and other readers; and even some books for adults too!
http://aesopfables.com/ Aesop’s Fables includes a total of 655+ Fables, indexed in table format, with morals listed.
http://www.magickeys.com/books/ Magic Keys Children’s Storybooks Online
http://www.meegenius.com/ Mee Genius! s a reading application for the iPhone, iPad, iTouch, Google TV, Google Chrome Web Store, and the Web. The iPhone/iPad app is free as are the introductory books.
http://www.readeo.com Readeo offers a free 14 day trial to enable parents & children to read together virtually when they must be apart.
http://storybird.com/create/ Storybirds are short, art-inspired stories which reverse the process of visual storytelling by starting with the image and “unlocking” the story inside.