Questions about links? Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ConnectED: http://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/connected/login.do This is an online version of the Math Connects Textbook. Student user names and password are the same as Benchmark Literacy, Type to Learn 4, and their Science Textbook, EXCEPT that there is an m in front of their password.
IXL Math: www.ixl.com/signin/mwe The school purchased a subscription for student Grades 1 - 5 to practice math. Student user names and passwords are the same as Benchmark Literacy, Type to Learn 4, and their Science Textbook.
Probability Practice: http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/probability-5-studyjams-interactive-math-activities
Khan Academy: http://www.khanacademy.org/
Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.
http://www.multiplication.com/learn/fact-navigator A fun way to learn the multiplication table.
http://aaamath.com/AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons for all grade levels. Unlimited practice is available on each topic which allows thorough mastery of the concepts. A Spanish version is also available at http://www.aaamatematicas.com/
http://www.mathcats.com/ Created for children to promote open-ended and playful explorations of important math concepts.
http://www.learningplanet.com/ Click on “123’s” for younger children, or “Math” for older children to see a list of math activities. The ones in blue are for free.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html Helps students understand mathematics using “manipulatives”….visual objects that help illustrate mathematical relationships and applications. Manipulatives allow students to visually examine, explore and develop concepts.
http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivitySearch.aspx Illuminations has over 108 online activities for students from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
Counting Money: http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/counting_money/
Comparing Money: http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/comparing_money/
Discovering Coin Values: http://www.toonuniversity.com/flash.asp?err=569&engine=
Grampa's Game: http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/GrandpasGame/default.htm
Language Arts Websites
MyOn reading website: https://myon.com/
Benchmark Literary https://pwcs.benchmarkuniverse.com This is our new Language Arts program. Please ask your child's teacher for their username and password. Uses the same username and password as TTL4 and their Science Textbook.
Starfall: http://www.starfall.com A free public service to teach children to read with phonics.
Click on Elementary/Middle School. On the next page, scroll down to Tumblebooks. new link
A collection of animated, talking picture books perfect for elementary school children. These were created from existing picture books, adding sound, animation, music, and narration to create an electronic picture book.
Storyline Online: http://www.storylineonline.net/ An online streaming video program featuring Screen Actor Guild members reading children's books outloud.
Acrostic Poems: http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/acrostic/ This site walks you through writing an acrostic poem.
Spelling: http://kidsspell.com/ A fun way to improve a student’s spelling. This website helps to dramatically improve a student’s ability to learn and retain spelling words.
Wordle http://www.wordle.net Type in words and see what comes out.
Perform virtual science experiments on this website. There are a variety of topics for students aged 5 – 11.
Astronomy: http://www.kidsastronomy.com/ KidsAstronomy.com, is part of the KidsKnowIt Network. It is an astronomy resource designed to teach children about the exciting world of outer space.
Dinosaurs: http://www.kidsdinos.com/ Learn about dinosaurs with KidsDinos.com. Find out which dinosaur was the largest, which was the smallest, which had the most horns, the longest neck, or which ate the most food.
Social Studies Websites
Oregon Trail: http://www.isu.edu/~trinmich/Oregontrail.html This web site is brought to you by teachers Mike Trinklein and Steve Boettcher, creators of The Oregon Trail, the award-winning documentary film which aired nationally on PBS.
SOL Review Websites
SOL Pass: http://solpass.org/ Test Practice and Review for the Virginia Science and Social Studies SOL Tests.
Discovery Education: https://pwcs.discoveryeducation.com/public:session/login?next=http%3A%2F%2Fpwcs%2Ediscoveryeducation%2Ecom This is a great resource for getting information about any subject. There is a large inventory of images that can be used in reports and projects, as well as short videos. Ask your teacher for your user name and password.
Type to Learn 4: This typing program is now available for you to use at home. It is web-enabled. You download the program onto your home computer and it communicates with the company's server to store your child's progress so when they get to school, they can continue where they left off. Click here for directions on how to download the program to your home computer.
Internet Safety: http://pbskids.org/license/ This site quizzes kids on appropriate internet behavior and gives them a “Web License” when they finish the board correctly.
World Book Encyclopedia: http://worldbookonline.com/student/home An excellent resource for information on any topic. Scroll to the bottom of the page to change to the Kid’s Version, the Spanish Version, or an Advanced Encyclopedia.
National Geographic Kids
Click on Elementary/Middle School. On the next page scroll down to National Geographic Kids.
Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they've never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.
PebbleGo : www.pebblego.com PebbleGo is an animal database designed specifically for K-3 emergent readers and researchers. It features more than 200 animal articles correlated to life science standards, animal audio and video, carefully leveled text, educational games, and innovative read-aloud capabilities.
Pebblego Next: www.pebblegonext.com PebbleGo Next is the next step in research for students grades 3-6. Launching with a States and American Indian studies module, PebbleGo Next is carefully aligned to grades 3-6 curriculum objectives.
This site is only for students who are specifically enrolled.
Earobics Connections Group: click here
Ms. Hagardorn's Webquest http://www.culpeperschools.org/kwalter/civilwar.html
PBS Kids: www.pbskids.org
Interactive Sites for Education http://interactivesites.weebly.com/
Cool Carney's Website http://www.aasd.k12.wi.us/staff/boldtkatherine/index.htm Things for all grade levels to do in all subjects.
IXL Website http://www.ixl.com/promo?partner=google&campaign=1099&adGroup=Family+subscribe+page&gclid=CJXmoJjuqrsCFYl9Ogod_hkANg Practice with math and language arts topics for all grade levels.
ABCya Website www.abcya.com A website that has fun, interactive activities in Reading and Math for each grade level.
Turtle Academy http://turtleacademy.com/lessons/en