SlimeKids is a completely free, student-friendly website that provides access to excellent literacy-related resources. The site features a huge collection of book trailers organized by year of publication and also by grade level. It also features an excellent selection of educational games with bona fide educational value such as spelling, typing, grammar and vocabulary games. Furthermore, students can explore author websites, read book reviews, utilize search engines and look up reference information. The website is designed to self-motivate students to make their own choices and judgements about what is most useful for them as they read, search, watch and play.
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March 17, 2010 -- From BookNerd, a reader from Philadelphia, PA, who is affiliated with the site.
A great website for book reviews for teen books. You will find many reviews of teen books and comments from other teen readers. If you like Harry Potter or Twilight, this is the site for you.
November 8, 2009 -- From Liz, a parent, from Scarsdale, NY, who is affiliated with the site.
Book recommendations for all ages. This site is made by a middle school librarian and teacher and every book is reviewed. The books included are ones that kids and teems love!
June 18, 2009 -- From Jennifer, a teacher, from Miami, FL, who is not affiliated with the site.
Free online library for students, teachers, and the classic enthusiast.
February 27, 2009 -- From Bookarmy, a reader from London, England, who is affiliated with the site.
A site that brings together authors and readers over a wide range of ages, with reviews, ratings and discussions on a huge catalog of books.
October 19, 2008 -- From Lady Ellen, a parent, from Ontario, Canada, who is affiliated with the site.
My name is Lady Ellen and I’m the author of ‘The Persephane Pendrake Chronicles’. The first book ‘Persephane Pendrake and the Cimaruta’ is available at Amazon. I have created a Google Group for Persy where I offer the first 13 chapters of the first book for free. I hope your members may choose to join and have some magical/witch/wizarding fun!
March 25, 2008 -- From Biguniverse, a parent, from Washington DC, who is affiliated with the site.
Big UniverseÂ® is an online community where kids, parents, teachers, publishers, authors, illustrators, librarians, and others come together to explore the exciting world of online children’s books. We offer hundreds of fiction and non-fiction children’s books readable directly on our website, a self-publishing tool to create & publish children’s books, blogs on relevant topics, and much more.