New Literacies


Leu, D.J., Castek, J., Henry, L.A., Coiro, J., & McMullen, M. (2004). The lessons that children teach us: Integrating children's literature and the new literacies of the Internet. The Reading Teacher, 57(5).


Internet Resources

CTELL Project Video Cases

Database of Award Winning Children's Literature

Leveled Book Database

Book Adventure


Creative Writing through Wordless Picture Books

Postmodern Picture Books in the Middle School

About Jan Brett

A Kid's Wilderness Survival Primer

SCORE CyberGuides

Virtual Underground Railroad Quilt

Flat Stanley Project

IRA's Miss Rumphius Award

Mrs. Silverman's Webfolio

Frosty Readers 2002

Stellaluna's Friends

Bunny Readers

Collaborative Internet Projects

Mary Kreul's 4th Grade Projects

Empowering Student Learning with Web Publishing (T. Payton, 1999)

Student Online Publishing


The North Star

The North Star Comprehension Quiz

Alex's Scribbles

Weaving the Internet Through Your Elementary Literacy Curriculum

Imaginary Lands

The Travel Buddies Project

Book Raps

Internet Projects Registry

Oz Projects in Australia

Montage Projects in the UK

Reading comprehension on the Internet (J. Coiro, 2003)

Internet workshop: Making time for literacy (D. Leu, 2002)

Internet project: Preparing students for new literacies in a global village (D. Leu, 2001)

Literature Based Internet Activities for Reading and Writing

Extending the Literature Curriculum with New Literacies of the Internet