Media Access Group at WGBH/Caption Services
This website has a wealth of information on using captioned programming to improve literacy for young children as well as adults.
Here is a site with a variety of reading resources.
Using a Predictable Text to Teach High-Frequency Words
Teachers visiting this site will find a lesson plan that uses Eric Carle's book, Have You Seen My Cat?, to help students master high-frequency words.
Writing a Movie: Summarizing and Rereading a Film Script
Similar to Readers' Theatre, Writing a Movie is a technique that builds fluency by rereading. Teachers visiting this site will find a lesson plan that helps them use films such as E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial and The Wizard of Oz to develop fluency and descriptive writing.
This site uses the lively books and colorful artwork of Dr. Seuss to help young children build sight vocabulary and become fluent readers.