BBC Children's Games: online drawing and a variety of interactive games
British Council for Kids: printable activities, songs and interactive stories
Oxford Potato Pals: funny stories
All Potato Pals videos practising basic vocabulary
Wonderland's Musicbox for A' and B' Junior
A variety of educational games on Kindersite.org.
Little Readers by the English Raven
The Gingerbread Man: Presented by Speakaboos on YouTube
CBeebies stories for children (by the BBC)
English Talking Books: YouTube videos of famous fairy tales
Smories: Stories for kids read by kids
Complete Library of Children's Books Online: The Rosetta Project
Recommendations by http://www.allkids.co.uk/kids-online-stories/index.html:
CHILDREN'S FREE ONLINE STORIES
- **Beantime Stories** - nice clear site with plenty of illustrated stories and poems. Each one has a recommended age so that you know which ones are suitable for your children.
- **Bedtime Story** - this is a basic site but stick with it and delve deeper through the list of childrens stories to find all kinds of tales and adventrues.
- **Cbeebies** - lovely colourful entertaining stories from the BBC. Choose by show, theme or recommended pick. Look out for the Little Bear stories in the Jackanory section as they are a favourite in our house.
- **Creamy's Stories** - Creamy is a bear that thinks he's a dog! Must see site - excellent illustrations. Bea Kay publishes one chapter online at a time to keep you wanting more.
- **Fable Library** - nicely presented online story archive which is well worth a look. There's a chance to make up your own fable and see it published online.
- **Lil' Fingers Storybooks** - very simple online stories for your toddler who might like to click the mouse button to move the story on.
- **Magic Keys Storybooks Online** - scroll down the menu page to find a wealth of online stories for all age groups. Nicely presented and complete with illustrations.
- **Stuart Stories** - entertaining short stories for older children written by a father of three. There is a section of writing activities too which includes a collection of "finish me" stories.
- **The North Star** - an enchanting story perfect for younger children due to it's delightful simplicity. Pick you character and your language and off you go ...