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Copyright Law and Fair Use

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Copyright Law and Fair Use And Again

Frequently Asked Questions About APA Style

HippoCampus English

Internet Public Library

Internet Public Library Teen Space

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Library of Congress Online

Library Spot

Perseus Digital Library

Poetry Resources

Project Gutenberg

Turning the Pages – British Library Online

Grammar

Daily Grammar

English Club – free website for learners and teachers of English

Go for Grammar Gold – Elementary

Grammaropolis – Elementary

Grammar Practice Park – Elementary

Grammarly Blog

Grammarly Handbook

GrammarMan – ESOL

Oxford University Press American English

Quill – provides free writing and grammar activities for elementary, middle, and high school students.

Verbs: Voice and Mood

Literary Devices

Author’s Craft Characterization

Characterization

Conflict

Connotation 

Denotation

Drama

Fiction

Foreshadowing

Hyperbole

Idiom

Irony

Metaphor

Mood

Naturalism

Parallel Structure

Personification

Poetry

Point of View

Prose

Realism

Rhyme

Rhyme Scheme

Romance

Satire

Setting

Simile

Theme

Thesis

Tone

Tragedy

Tragic Flaw

Tragic Hero

Full list of links to Literary Devices

Mythology

Encyclopedia Mythica

It Came From Greek Mythology

Mythology – The Greek Gods

Mythweb

Nursery Rhymes – Lyrics, Origins, and History

Perseus Digital Library

Poetry Resources

Favorite Poem Project

Haiku Society of America

Modern American Poetry

Poetry 180 – Library of Congress

Poetry Foundation

Poetry Out Loud Competition Website

Poetry Society of America

Project VOICE – Phil Kaye and Sarah Kay

Sarah Kay & Phil Kaye “An Origin Story”

The Writer’s Almanac – A new poem every day

Reading

Books for teens

Children’s Storybooks – Audiobooks

EdSitement Humanities

Giggle Poetry – Turn struggling readers into fluent readers

Goodreads

Harper Teen

Hatchette Publishers

Librophile– Audiobooks

LibriVox – Audiobooks

Lite2Go – Audiobooks

Loyal Books – – Audiobooks

MeeGenius – Audiobooks

Open Culture – – Audiobooks

Read, Write, Think – Classroom resources

Scholastic Book Wizard

SparkNotes Literature

Storyline Online – Audiobooks

Storynory – Audiobooks

TeenReads.com

Teens at Random

Teens Read

Unite for Literacy – Audiobooks

Word Smyth Online Dictionary

 

Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Book Awards and Lists

Writing

Landmarks Son of Citation Machine

Left Brained Poetry Prompts

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Right Brained Poetry Prompts

Turning the Pages

Webgrammar by Judy Vorfeld

After the Deadline 

Grammarly

Read, Write, Think Student Interactives Writing Help

 

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