Online Resources

Literacy

Your Child’s Accelerated Reader (AR) Progress (See this page for more information)

AR BookFinder (Finding AR books for your child to read at home is easy using the AR Book Finder online program. You can search for appropriate books and save them to your Book Bag to print out and take to your local library or bookstore.)

Accelerated Reader (AR) List by Reading Level (PDF file)

Houghton Mifflin Reading (This is a fun interactive site divided by grade level.)

Scholastic Reading Counts (This web site is full of meaningful info, which correlates with our literacy plan.)

Starfall (Primary interactive literacy site)

SCORE Cyberguides (Website for literature-based units and ideas separated into k-3 and 4-5 and includes lessons for Spanish literature.)

Zoom Dinosaurs (Dinosaur coloring / information printouts)

MysteryNet’s Kids Mysteries (Intermediate reading site)

Storyplace: The Children’s Digital Library (Primary level, Spanish and English stories)

Seussville

Math & Science

A+ Math (Math games and flashcards)

Cool Math (Math lessons and games designed for fun!)

Weather Wiz Kids (This science site is written by a meteorologist. There are math activities here as well as photos of weather and quizzes about weather.)

Amby’s Education Site: Math Resources (A great collection of resources for math)

Create a Graph (Students enter data, titles, axis names to create bar, pie, line and area graphs online – printouts look great.)

King’s List of Online Math Activities (Another great list w/ links to math activities by subject)

Math Freeware Downloads (A page with downloadable math programs)

Math Forum (Another clearinghouse for math activities)

Elementary Math Word Problems (Word problems in PDF format)

Aunty Math – Math Challenges for K-5 Learners (Math “challenges” that you can change the difficulty level of – really focuses on strategies and thought process)

Pedagoguery Software (Download source for great program (Poly 1.09) for geometric solids/nets)

Jeff Weeks’ Topology and Geometry Software (Download source for “Kali 4.1? – great for symmetry, design, geometry)

Science & Social Studies

Missouri Botanical Garden (Great site for BIOMES research)

Arty the Part-Time Astronaut (Interactive site for solar system/space fun

US Presidents: United In Service (Social Studies site for researching US Presidents)

Doing History, Keeping the Past (Use for 4th Grade Colorado History all year)

Colorado Virtual Library For Kids (Colorado History site)

Family Education: Black History Month

Curriculum Collections

TEAMS Distance Learning – Technology and Learning (Another great launch site for an abundance of great tech/educ sites)

Thirteen Ed Online – Lesson Plan Archive (Interesting collection of lessons sorted by grade and content area – with online resources and some tied to PBS programming)

Teacher Resources

RiverDeep Classroom Flyer Subscription (This is a teacher site with lesson plans, discussions and the best thing of all, the quote of the day.)

Kathy Schrock’s Page (Guide for Educators on Discovery Channel School)

Enchanted Learning Software

Trackstar (Teachers use this webpage to create unit plans)

MISC

Internet4Classrooms – Helping Teachers use the Internet Effectively

Search Engine Watch (Article at this site that reviews and describes many “kid” search engines based on content/filtering/effectiveness)

Lion Cub- DPS