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ONLINE ACTIVITIES

Here are all the quick, compelling one-session activities you need to incorporate interactive learning and technology into your curriculum. Each activity requires no prep and can be completed in 15-30 minutes.
  • Use these 50+ activities in the computer lab.
  • Build excitement and discussion when you introduce a new topic.
Language ArtsMathSocial StudiesScienceSpanish
GRADES K-2 GRADES 3-5
Story Starters'
Story Starters
(Writing activity, replayable, printable end product)
Generate a creative writing prompt and pick one of four formats to print your finished story.
Story Starters Teacher's Guide
Read 'Emily Elizabeth Goes to School'
Read “Emily Elizabeth Goes to School”
(Audio, interactive storybook, book related)
Listen and read a story about Emily Elizabeth’s big day.
Clifford Phonics Fun Teacher's Guide
Read 'Here, Clifford!'
Read “Here, Clifford!”
(Audio, interactive storybook, book related)
Listen and read a story about Emily Elizabeth and Clifford.
Clifford Phonics Fun Teacher's Guide

Read “Clifford’s Big Dig”
Read “Clifford’s Big Dig”
(Audio, interactive storybook, book related)
Listen and read a story about Clifford's big find.
Clifford Phonics Fun Teacher's Guide
Find Names With Nina
Find Names With Nina
(Audio, matching game, vocabulary building)
Listen and explore thematic vocabulary.
Building Language for Literacy Teacher's Guide
Spell With Leo
Spell With Leo
(Audio, matching game, spelling practice)
Listen and match letters to words and pictures.
Building Language for Literacy Teacher’s Guide
Rhyme With Reggie
Rhyme With Reggie
(Audio, matching game, letter practice)
Listen and match words that rhyme.
Building Language for Literacy Teacher’s Guide
Play Concentration With Clifford
Play Concentration With Clifford
(Audio, matching game, phonics connection, book related)
Listen and match words with the same middle sound.
Clifford Phonics Fun Teacher's Guide
Play Sound Match
Play Sound Match
(Audio, matching game, phonics connection, book related)
Listen and match words that begin with the same sound.
Clifford Phonics Fun Teacher's Guide
Story Starters'
Story Starters
(Writing activity, replayable, printable end product)
Generate a creative writing prompt and pick one of four formats to print your finished story.
Story Starters Teacher's Guide
Try the Poetry Idea Engine
Try the Poetry Idea Engine
(Writing activity)
Get inspired to write poetry and learn the different forms.
Writing with Writers: Poetry Teacher's Guide
Play ISPY in the Library
Play ISPY in the Library
(Learning game, book related)
Pay attention to the details and find the objects in the riddle.
I SPY: Parents and Teachers
Play ISPY in a Toy City
Play ISPY in a Toy City
(Learning game, book related)
Pay attention to the details and find the objects in the riddle.
I SPY: Parents and Teachers
Play “It’s Greek to Me!”
Play “It’s Greek to Me!”
(Multiple choice quiz, foreign language connection)
Identify definitions by using clues found in words' roots.
Go for the Gold! Teacher's Guide
Use the Myth Brainstorming Machine
Use the Myth Brainstorming Machine
(Writing activity, multicultural connection)
Use the machine to inspire ideas for your own myth.
Myths, Folktales, & Fairy Tales Teacher's Guide
Clean Up Grammar at the Beach
Clean Up Grammar at the Beach
(Multiple choice quiz)
Sort nouns and verbs into the right recycle bins.
Maggie's Earth Adventures Teacher's Guide
Fish Up Word Endings
Fish Up Word Endings
(Multiple choice quiz)
Choose the proper spelling after adding –ed or –ing to words.
Maggie’s Earth Adventures Teacher's Guide
Choose an Adventure
Choose an Adventure
(Puzzle Game, book connection)
Imagine yourself as Bone from Ann M. Martin’s A Dog’s Life.
A Dog's Life Teacher's Guide
Pick the Perfect Word
Pick the Perfect Word
(Vocabulary game, book connection)
Assist Charlotte from Charlotte’s Web by selecting the perfect word for her to weave.
Charlotte's Web Teacher's Guide
Create a Character Scrapbook
Create a Character Scrapbook
(Writing activity, book connection)
Create scrapbook pages and write about your favorite book.
Character Scrapbook Teacher's Guide