Reading and Writing Websites

  • Starfall.net
    Starfall is an excellent site with games and tools for those just learning to read.

    SmartyGames.com
    A collection of Reading and Math games

    Tumblebooks.com
    TumbleBooks is a large library of Flash movies based on popular childrens' books.  Follow the link from the Flower Memorial Library website to Tumblebooks.com (the library has a subscription which will allow you to access the books).

    Fisher Price Phonics Game
    Put your phonemic awareness to work in this fun sound/picture game!

    StoryLine Online
    Members of the Screen Actors Guild read well-known children's story books.

    International Children's Digital Library
    A vast collection of children's literature scanned and viewable online.

    Big Universe
    Read children's picture books online or publish your own.

    Lil' Fingers
    Online storybooks.

    The Literacy Center
    This international site has a large collection of literacy and math activities.

    Silly Books 
    Silly books and songs to enjoy.

    Reading Is Fundamental
    The RIF site is a wonderful resource for parents who would like their children to grow as readers.

    Reading Recovery Brochure
    Learn more about Reading Recovery. This brochure outlines lesson components and shows Lyme's connection to the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES site as well as to the national program.

Author Websites

  • Kevin O'Malley
    Learn about Kevin O'Malley, author and illustrator. He visited Lyme Central School on April 9, 2008!

    Jennifer Armstrong
    Lyme Central was lucky enough to have Jennifer Armstrong visit in 2007 for our 20th Annual Reading Week.

    Mary Jane and Herm Auch
    Mary Jane and Herm Auch visted Lyme on May 1 2009. Their new site MJ Books is full of imformation about their books and them!

    Tedd Arnold
    Tedd Arnold is one of the many outstanding authors who have come to visit the students of Lyme Central School.

    Jan Brett
    Learn more about author and illustrator Jan Brett. this site is filled with all sorts of fun activities based on her many books.

    Eric Carle

    Tomie DePaola

    Robert Munsch