Fun & Educational Sites:


  1. 1. Edutainment games and stories
  2. 2. Edutainment
  3. 3. Geography game—geospy
  4. 4. Geography—geonet game
  5. 5. Google Earth—free download site
  6. 6. Graphics—animated GIFs
  7. 7. Graphics—more animated GIFs
  8. 8. Graphics—even more animated GIFs
  9. 9. History—videos of events
  10. 10. How stuff works
  11. 11. Human body—body parts matching
  12. 12. Human body—the brain
  13. 13. Human Body—videos on how body parts work
  14. 14. Inventors and inventions
  15. 15. Keyboard practice—dance mat typing
  16. 16. Keyboarding—typing test
  17. 17. Mars
  18. 18. Math attack—a standard favorite
  19. 19. Math drills
  20. 20. Math edutainment
  21. 21. Math—build a bug game
  22. 22. Math—quick math
  23. 23. National Gallery of Art—for kids
  24. 24. National Geographic
  25. 25. Nova video programs
  26. 26. [[science.nasa.gov/headlines|Science headlines—audio]]
  27. 27. Search the internet
  28. 28. Spelling---games to learn class words
  29. 29. Stories for all ages
  30. 30. Stories for all ages -- more
  31. 31. The White House—for kids
  32. Typing program—a graduated course

Art

1. Art—Make a monster www.thirteen.org/artopia/watch.html
2. Metropolitan Museum of Art www.metmuseum.org/explore/cezannes_apples/splash.html
3. Metropolitan Museum of Art www.metmuseum.org/explore/dancers/index.html
4. Minneapolis Institute of Arts www.artsconnected.org/
5. Mr. Picassa Head www.mrpicassohead.com
6. Museum of Modern Art www.moma.org/destination/
7. National Gallery of Art—for kids www.nga.gov/kids/
8. 50 Great Photoshop Tutorials

Keyboarding

1. Keyboard challenge—adapted to grade level http://www.abcya.com/keyboard.htm
2. Keyboard practice—quick start http://www.keybr.com/
3. Keyboarding Fingerjig—6 minute test of ability http://www.jonmiles.co.uk/fingerjig.php
4. Keyboarding for Kids http://webinstituteforteachers.org/~gammakeys/Lesson/Lesson1.htm
5. Keyboarding practice http://www.usspeller.com/keytutor.html
6. Keyboard test—quick, adjustable
7. Keyboarding—alphabet rain game http://www.powertyping.com/rain.shtml
8. Keyboarding—barracuda game http://www.powertyping.com/baracuda/baracuda.htm
9. Keyboarding—bubbles game http://www.typingmaster.com/individuals/bubbles.asp
10. Keyboarding--Dance Mat Typing http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/
11. Keyboarding—full online course http://www.goodtyping.com/
12. Keyboarding—games http://funschool.kaboose.com/fun-blaster/games/game_type_me.html
13. Keyboarding—lessons and speed quiz http://www.senselang.com/
14. Keyboarding—lessons http://www.typeonline.co.uk/lesson1.html
15. Keyboarding—lessons http://www.typing-lessons.org/
16. Keyboarding—must sign up, but free http://www.learn2type.com/
17. Keyboarding—quick start http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/typing/index.htm
18. Keyboarding—speed quiz http://www.webwidesoftware.com/typing-tutor/free-typing-test.htm
19. Typing program—a graduated course www.typingweb.com

History


1. Growth of the USA
2. History Home on the Internet

Language Arts

  1. Analyzing, reading and writing literature http://www.readwritethink.org/student_mat/
  2. Create a Wordle http://wordle.net/
  3. Shaped Poems--fun http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/shape/

Math

  1. A Plus Math
  2. Adding Decimals
  3. Alien Addition
  4. Arithmattack
  5. Count us in—variety of math practice
  6. Estimating
  7. Game-oriented math learning http://www.funbrain.com/tens/index.html
  8. Games that make you think www.zoopz.com
  9. Interactive Math Web Lessons for Grades 2-6
  10. Learn Multiplication facts—the fun way http://multiplication.com/
  11. Links, by math topic—some for speed math http://elcerritowire.com/2/math.htm
  12. Math Basics http://teachrkids.com/
  13. Math links by skills http://elcerritowire.com/2/math.htm
  14. Math practice—by skill and length of time
  15. Math skills links http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_2nd.htm#math
  16. Math—by Grade Level http://www.aaamath.com/
  17. Measuring angles
  18. Mental Mathhttp://math.usask.ca/emr/menu_arith.html
  19. Minute Mathhttp://membres.distributel.net/~skipper/MadMath/mmm.htm
  20. Math--Wild on Math—simple to use http://www.wildmath.com/
  21. More Quick Math http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/quickmath/quickmath.htm
  22. Multiplication Tables http://www.mathsisfun.com/timestable.html
  23. Ones, tens, hundreds
  24. Quick Math—by level http://www.multiplication.com/interactive/quickflash/flash/
  25. Virtual Manipulatives and Tessellations http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html
  26. Word and logic problems http://www.mathplayground.com/index.html
  27. Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/


Miscellaneous

360o views from around the world

Research

  1. Dictionary.com
  2. Edutainment site—requires subscription
  3. General info research
  4. Great Research sites
  5. Internet research sites for kids
  6. Kids search engine for the internet
  7. Libraryspot.com
  8. Math, reading, arcade edutainment
  9. National Geographic for kids
  10. Nova video programs
  11. Research for kids
  12. World Almanac for Kids
  13. School Tube—learning videos
  14. Science headlines—audio
  15. Thesaurus.com
  16. World Book Online

Science

  1. A Collection of Virtual Field Trips
  2. Breathing earth-- what's going on in the environment
  3. Ellis Island
  4. Eternal Egypt
  5. Explore a Lion
  6. Fantastic Contraption
  7. Forest Life
  8. Mars via Google Earth
  9. Moon via Google Earth
  10. NASA For Kids
  11. Planet in Action via Google Earth
  12. Satellite Fly-bys--by zip code
  13. Smithsonian Museum
  14. Virtual tours

Technology


1. Computer basics
2. Computer Basics II
3. Computer parts
4. Computer puzzle
5. Find the Technology
6. Internet Safety
7. Organize technology (drag and drop)
8. Parts of the computer
9. Who are your online friend
10. Common Sense Media





Word Study


1. Dolch Site Word Activities
2. High-frequency words—hangman
3. High-frequency words—practice
4. Spelling practice—use with spelling words
5. Stories with Dolch Words
6. Vocabulary Fun