Starfall Activity Index

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Where do shadows go in the dark?
My Shadow

My Shadow by Robert Louis Stevenson You’re never alone when you have your trusty shadow to follow you wherever you go. This whimsical poem by Robert Louis Stevenson reveals how your own shadow can be a fun companion to have along.

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Where do shadows go in the dark?
My Shadow

My Shadow by Robert Louis Stevenson You’re never alone when you have your trusty shadow to follow you wherever you go. This whimsical poem by Robert Louis Stevenson reveals how your own shadow can be a fun companion to have along.

You can hear and feel it, but you can't see it!
Who Has Seen the Wind?

Who Has Seen the Wind? by Christina Georgina Rosetti This beautiful and thought-provoking poem invites the reader to consider the power that an unseen force like the wind can have in the world around us.

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You can hear and feel it, but you can't see it!
Who Has Seen the Wind?

Who Has Seen the Wind? by Christina Georgina Rosetti This beautiful and thought-provoking poem invites the reader to consider the power that an unseen force like the wind can have in the world around us.

Say that five times fast!
Tongue Twisters

Get tongue tied with Starfall Tongue Twisters. Listen along or read them yourself. Read them fast for silly fun!

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Say that five times fast!
Tongue Twisters

Get tongue tied with Starfall Tongue Twisters. Listen along or read them yourself. Read them fast for silly fun!

Have you ever seen a bear with no hair?
Fuzzy Wuzzy

Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy, wasn't very fuzzy Was he?

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Have you ever seen a bear with no hair?
Fuzzy Wuzzy

Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear. Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair. Fuzzy Wuzzy, wasn't very fuzzy Was he?

Have fun counting Peter's peppers!
Peter Piper

Click to pick peppers with Peter. How many peppers can you pick? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked. If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers, How many pickled peppers did Peter Piper pick?

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Have fun counting Peter's peppers!
Peter Piper

Click to pick peppers with Peter. How many peppers can you pick?

Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked.
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
How many pickled peppers did Peter Piper pick?

The seashell market is booming!
Seashell

Press to sell the seashells and see what happens. She sells seashells By the seashore.

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The seashell market is booming!
Seashell

Press to sell the seashells and see what happens.

She sells seashells By the seashore.

Look at him go!
Woodchuck

How much wood would a woodchuck chuck If a woodchuck could chuck wood? He would chuck as much wood as a woodchuck could If a woodchuck could chuck wood.

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Look at him go!
Woodchuck

How much wood would a woodchuck chuck If a woodchuck could chuck wood? He would chuck as much wood as a woodchuck could If a woodchuck could chuck wood.

Learn about birds!
Bird Riddles

Can you answer these riddles? You will laugh when you see the answers to these funny questions. It's silly but it’s all true!

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Learn about birds!
Bird Riddles

Can you answer these riddles? You will laugh when you see the answers to these funny questions. It's silly but it’s all true!

Check out the adorable baby geese!
Canada Goose

Honk! Honk! What game does a Canada Goose play? It’s all true! Solve this riddle and join the parade.

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Check out the adorable baby geese!
Canada Goose

Honk! Honk! What game does a Canada Goose play? It’s all true! Solve this riddle and join the parade.

Me-ow!
Grey Catbird

Meow! Meow! What does the Catbird really sing? Solve this riddle and see if you know the real answer. It's all true!

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Me-ow!
Grey Catbird

Meow! Meow! What does the Catbird really sing? Solve this riddle and see if you know the real answer. It's all true!

Have you ever gone fishing?
Sandhill Crane

What does the Sandhill Crane do with those long legs? Fish for an answer to solve this funny riddle. It's all true!

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Have you ever gone fishing?
Sandhill Crane

What does the Sandhill Crane do with those long legs? Fish for an answer to solve this funny riddle. It's all true!

I can see why it's called a Redwing Blackbird!
Redwing Blackbird

This bird loves to sing! Solve this riddle and learn what silly places the Redwing Blackbird like to nest. It's all true!

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I can see why it's called a Redwing Blackbird!
Redwing Blackbird

This bird loves to sing! Solve this riddle and learn what silly places the Redwing Blackbird like to nest. It's all true!

Plays, nonfiction, comics, and more!
I'm Reading

The plays, folk tales, informational texts, myths, and fables in Starfall's I'm Reading index will transition your child from learning to read to reading to learn. These vocabulary-controlled stories ensure meaningful practice reading high-frequency words (also called sight-words).

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Plays, nonfiction, comics, and more!
I'm Reading

The plays, folk tales, informational texts, myths, and fables in Starfall's I'm Reading index will transition your child from learning to read to reading to learn. These vocabulary-controlled stories ensure meaningful practice reading high-frequency words (also called sight-words).

Which character is your favorite to act out?
Three Little Plays by Margaret Hillert

Have you ever been in a play? Here are three little plays we can all do together. Be actors in a play while learning high frequency words.

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Which character is your favorite to act out?
Three Little Plays by Margaret Hillert

Have you ever been in a play? Here are three little plays we can all do together. Be actors in a play while learning high frequency words.

Get a chance to pretend by being actors in a play!
Three Little Plays Introduction

We can be actors in our own play! What fun to pretend and learn high frequency words at the same time!

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Get a chance to pretend by being actors in a play!
Three Little Plays Introduction

We can be actors in our own play! What fun to pretend and learn high frequency words at the same time!

Do you want to play the dog or cat?
Dog and Cat

Dog has a cold. Cat has to stay away. How will these two friends get together to play? High frequency word practice. Written by Margaret Hillert.

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Do you want to play the dog or cat?
Dog and Cat

Dog has a cold. Cat has to stay away. How will these two friends get together to play? High frequency word practice. Written by Margaret Hillert.

Can Mark guess what it is?
Guess, Guess

Carla has a secret. Can Mark guess what it is? Play the guessing game with these two friends and learn high frequency words at the same time. Written by Margaret Hillert.

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Can Mark guess what it is?
Guess, Guess

Carla has a secret. Can Mark guess what it is? Play the guessing game with these two friends and learn high frequency words at the same time. Written by Margaret Hillert.

Ask your mom to be the mom in this play! (and maybe you can make real cookies after).
Cookies

Mother wants a little help making cookies. Carla and Mark learn how cookies are made and get to eat them too. High frequency word practice. Written by Margaret Hillert.

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Ask your mom to be the mom in this play! (and maybe you can make real cookies after).
Cookies

Mother wants a little help making cookies. Carla and Mark learn how cookies are made and get to eat them too. High frequency word practice. Written by Margaret Hillert.

Use the word bank to match each word's shape!
Dog and Cat Word Shapes

Drag whole high frequency words to their corresponding shapes. Hear each word and the sentence they make read fluently.

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Use the word bank to match each word's shape!
Dog and Cat Word Shapes

Drag whole high frequency words to their corresponding shapes. Hear each word and the sentence they make read fluently.

Find a clue in this word shape match
Guess, Guess Word Shapes

Drag whole high frequency words to their corresponding shapes. Hear each word and the sentence they make read fluently.

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Find a clue in this word shape match
Guess, Guess Word Shapes

Drag whole high frequency words to their corresponding shapes. Hear each word and the sentence they make read fluently.