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Storyline Online

Storyline Online

Watch and listen as picture book favorites like Stellaluna and The Polar Express are read aloud by actors from movies and television shows.
Subject: Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Reading Zone–Picture Books

Jacqueline Woodson – Books for Children and Young Adults

Jacqueline Woodson – Books for Children and Young Adults

Ever wonder how your favorite author came up with the idea for a book? Jacqueline Woodson tells why she wrote each of her books, talks about her life, and answers frequently asked questions on this official website.
Subject: Reading Zone–Authors L-Z; Reading Zone–Picture Books; Reading Zone–Books & Authors

Pinkalicious Kids

Pinkalicious Kids

Make your own wand, play the cupcake sprinkle game, listen to a story, send an e-card, and learn about all the Pinkalicious books at the official Pinkalicious web site.
Subject: Reading Zone–Picture Books; Fun Stuff–Other Fun Stuff–Electronic Postcards; Computers And The Internet–Online Games

Storybird

Storybird

Use your imagination (and your computer!) to create illustrated stories by yourself or with your family or friends. You can also read stories by other kids.
Subject: Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Reading Zone–Picture Books; Reading Zone–Creative Writing

Inkless Tales

Inkless Tales

Listen to cool stories online, build a beast in the game section, read poems, and have lots of fun at this amazing website. Games, stories, poems, and music – Inkless Tales has it all. Check it out! Awarded an American Library Association “Great Web Sites” Recommendation.
Subject: Reading Zone–Poetry & Rhymes; Reading Zone–Short Stories; Reading Zone–Reading Zone Resources For Teachers & Parents; Reading Zone–Picture Books; Computers And The Internet–Online Games; Fun Stuff–Fun Stuff Resources For Parents & Teachers

John and El’s Bear Time

John and El’s Bear Time

“Follow the adventures of two traveling teddy bears, John and El! The site features illustrated stories and songs, as well as coloring pages to print out, picture book reviews, and a section where kids can share their own stories and artwork. The text is big and easy to read, the pictures are bold and bright, and the bears are just adorable!”
Subject: Reading Zone–Picture Books

Adventurous Bunny and Easter Island

Adventurous Bunny and Easter Island

“A Shipwrecked bunny is taken to Easter Island, the home of candy producing plants and tasty reefs. With the help of island and ocean creatures, the newly created Easter Bunny brings the joy of Spring and Rebirth to all the little hands on Earth.”
Subject: Reading Zone–Picture Books

Charlotte’s Web

Charlotte’s Web

Mrs. Taverna’s second grade class in Sleepy Hollow, New York presents this great site of information about E.B. White’s classic story. Here you’ll find chapter summaries, fun quizzes, crossword puzzles, and drawings of everyone’s favorite pig. There is also a page of teacher resources.
Subject: Reading Zone–Picture Books