K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

 List Serve - Web Resources

Literacy- Writing - E-writing

Alphabet Writing Pad - http://www.meddybemps.com/SpinnerPad.html Kids can practice printing skills online
Amazing Kids! Contests: http://www.amazing-kids.org/ezine_13/ez.html Accepts all writing from kids from age 5-17 in all genres.
Bright Ideas for English: Houghton Mifflin English: http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/k_5/brightideas/ Online ideas for incorporating a new writing stimulus for students.
Children's Literature Web Guide: http://www.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/writings.html 23 links to other sites that feature children's writing.
Children's Writing and Publishing: Kay Vandergrift's Collection of Links: http://scils.rutgers.edu/~kvander/childpublishing.html
 Interactive Story - http://www.cartooncritters.com/interactivestory.html Students change the characters and setting of Goldilocks and the Three Bears to create their own story.
Kidworld - http://www.bconnex.net/~kidworld/ A site by and for kids; writing submissions accepted
Mystery Madlib - http://www.cartooncritters.com/mysterymadlib.htm Students fill in some basic words and the computer generates the story.
Mystery Net's Kids Mysteries: http://kids.mysterynet.com/writing/ What a great resource for this genre - online participation in solving mysteries; a teacher resource; and opportunities for kids to submit their own mysteries.
Poetry for Kids: http://www.poetry4kids.com Ken Nesbitt's Home Page; definitely a fun place to be. Lots of ideas, chances to submit poetry, online rhyming dictionary, poetry games...
Writing Guide - http://www.meddybemps.com/letterary/guide_and_archives.html Maddy the spider shows kids how to form letters properly. There is an option for kids to practice alongside.