Links for Families

Starfall - Starfall is a free public service to teach children to read with phonics. It is a great resource for kids in Hi-5, kindergarten, elementary school, special education, and English Language Development. Starfall is an educational alternative to other entertainment choices for children.

FunBrain - FunBrain has free educational games, online books, and comics. It is created for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers fun, ineractive games that develop reading and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site, including Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Amelia Writes Again, and Brewster Rocket.

Scholastic Student Activities - a Scholastic website full of fun, interactive activities in all subjects at all levels.

Hosmer Library - our local public library. Located at 347 E. 36th Street, 612-543-6900.

document Letter from Literacy Specialist   --  Letter to families, with tips on how to establish reading at home.