- The ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading, English, and Communication!
It is dedicated to providing educational materials, services, and coursework to everyone interested in the language arts. We have served the needs of Parents and Teachers for over 40 years.
- Welcome to English Resources
We provide free resources for teaching and revising English Language and Literature and there are now well over 200 resources to download!
- Free Resources for English Teachers
Welcome to FRET - Providing free resources, lesson ideas and SOWS for teachers of English Language and Literature at secondary level. Covering Key Stage 3, GCSE and the Curriculum Cymreig (Welsh Curriculum) in English.
- GCSE Answers
GCSE Answers is where you'll find answers to many of your problems with GCSE English
- The Victorian Leterary Studies Archive - Hyper-Concordance
This online concordance lets you search for the term and shows you exactly where. All instances of the search term are shown, plus a complete electronic version of the text, with line numbers and a word count. It covers hundreds of texts by British and Irish writers, American writers, and texts such as the Bible, all Shakespeare, and even essayists such as Francis Bacon and Thomas de Quincey.
- Ms. Lemons's Student Page
Various resources for teaching English
- Outta Ray's Head
A collection of lesson plans with handouts by Ray Saitz and many contributors; all of the lessons have been used and refined in the classroom.
- Purdue Online Writing Lab
Our website offers a variety of handouts, workshops, presentations, and resources related to writing.
Welcome to Teachit's library of free English teaching resources
- The Exeter Extending Literacy Project
The project has been studying ways of extending young people's literacy skills using a range of teaching strategies and approaches.
- Web English Teacher
Professional Development never ends. Whether we work with a team of colleagues, take a class, or reflect independently, here are some sites to consider as we continue to develop our practice.
Language and Grammar
- Common Errors in English
The concept of language errors is a fuzzy one. I'll leave to linguists the technical definitions. Here we're concerned only with deviations from the standard use of English as judged by sophisticated users such as professional writers, editors, teachers, and literate executives and personnel officers. The aim of this site is to help you avoid low grades, lost employment opportunities, lost business, and titters of amusement at the way you write or speak.
- MS Language Arts Website
A Learning Site for Middle School Students
- On-Line English Grammar
This grammar has been put on-line by Anthony Hughes and is available free of charge for anyone to use. However, copyright applies to the grammar and a copyright notice can be found below. The author would appreciate it if users would respect the copyright and contact him should any they want to use the grammar in any way that may infringe on the copyright.
- British Literature
"Dedicated to the love of the people, history, culture and literature of England as well as the countries and regions associated with her including Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and the Isle of Man."
- Children's Literature Web Guide
The Children's Literature Web Guide is an attempt to gather together and categorize the growing number of Internet resources related to books for Children and Young Adults. Much of the information that you can find through these pages is provided by others: fans, schools, libraries, and commercial enterprises involved in the book world.
- Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia
The Center combines an on-line archive of tens of thousands of SGML and XML-encoded electronic texts and images with a library service that offers hardware and software suitable for the creation and analysis of text.
- Welcome to headstrong interactive
We are an independent software company specialising in networked multimedia to support the study of English Literature. Our published programs are:
- Kids@Random: a site for young readers
Random House Children's Books is one of America's foremost publishers of quality literature for pre-school children through young adult readers in all formats from board books to picture books to novels. Random House Children's Books brings together world-famous franchise characters, multi-million copy series, and top-flight, award-winning authors and illustrators.
- Living Library
The largest on-line collection of Educational reference resources for teachers, students and parents. Whatever your task - find all the resources you need in an instant!
- PROJECT GUTENBERG INDEX
You will find the classic books from the start of this century and previous centuries, from authors like Shakespeare, Poe, Dante, as well as well-loved favourites like the Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the Tarzan and Mars books of Edgar Rice Burroughs, Alice's adventures in Wonderland as told by Lewis Carroll, and thousands of others.
- The Happy Prince and Other Tales TALES.
Contents: The Happy Prince. The Nightingale and the Rose. The Selfish Giant. The Devoted Friend. The Remarkable Rocket. Rest Rooms. The Beach..
- Global Express Home Page
Global express provides a rapid response to topical world events AS THEY ARE HAPPENING. It challenges myths and stereotypes in media reporting and provides first-hand quotes. It will help you to tackle these issues in the class.
NEWSWISE is a multimedia educational resource, produced by DialogueWorks, based on topical news stories. It is designed to improve the literacy and thinking skills of children aged between 8 and 14.
- UK National News and News sources: USA
Details of News sources that are available online. Provided by NISS. NISS has provided comprehensive, professionally maintained online information services for the UK education sector since 1988, and now also provides information solutions for clients in government, health and other sectors.
Poetry and Shakespeare
- British Women Romantic Poets, 1789-1832:
The British Women Romantic Poet's Project is producing an online scholarly archive consisting of E-text editions of poetry by British and Irish women written (not necessarily published) between 1789 (the onset of the French Revolution) and 1832 (the passage of the Reform Act), a period traditionally known in English literary history as the Romantic period.
- Edward Lear home page
Edward Lear's Nonsense Poetry and Art
- Softease was formed in 1994 by a team of computer consultants with a vision to create software that is truly easy to use. With this in mind they set out to design a product that did what was required by the user, quickly and simply. At every stage of the design they asked the question...can this be done more easily? This philosophy produced Textease, an innovative word processor and desktop publisher with a strong emphasis on ease of use, without compromising the sophisticated results that can be obtained from software of its generation.