Here are some Ellison teachers' websites with LOTS of awesome links to learning sites. Check them out! There are more links on the Homework Tips tab.
Learning Letters and Sounds
Spring Bee-help the bee gather the letters in order!
Phonics: Putting Sounds Together
Phonics Games and Activities (from Sadlier-Oxford Publishing)-Graded phonics lessons in game form. There are many activities here; the emphasis is on letter-sound relationships, but by Grade 3/4 there is more vocabulary and grammar.
Hangman-word sets : colours, seasons, months, days of the week, numbers Reading Games-12 interactive games from the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library (Mansfield, Ohio)
ManyThings.org-picture-and-word games used to teach non-english speakers. Several types of games take the learner from new word to recognition.
Readquarium-(from Gamequarium) Build your knowledge of words, meanings, usage. There are lots of activities here, but avoid the "Ads by Google."
FunBrain KidsCenter-scroll down to the Words section. Again, lots of activities, but avoid the in-house advertising.
GET YOUR CHILD MOVING!
Lots of videos of fun games and movement activities for those days when the weather's not that great!