Free Reading Programs on iPad and Tablets for kids continuously offer free books for kids (monthly, weekly, daily). Some also have audio books. Available on mobile devices, like iPhone iPad Android, and computers. Wonderful resource for children literacy
I use this travel brochure when students study states, on pioneer days (what would one pioneer say to another thinking about traveling west?) and creative writing (travel to a forgotten land or traveling inside a video game).
Possum Magic Reading and Writing Tasks: Possum Magic is a great Australian picture story book. It has amazing illustrations of the wildlife and it makes strong connections with each State or Territory. As the characters’ travel around the country they eat some amazing Australian food.