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Web Sites


16 Math activities for grades K-5:


National Library of Virtual Manipulative: http://nlvm.usu.edu/
This web site was developed to help students improve their math skills interactively. Grades 2-5. http://www.aplusmath.com/
Internet Math Web Sites for Students and Teachers. Almost 60 sites that cover every aspect of our math curriculum: http://www.edina.k12.mn.us/creekvalley/staffdev/Internet%20Sites/studentsites.htm
Lil’Fingers Time Teller, On line story books in math and reading, plus games and activities in math and reading.  Grades K-5. http://www.lil-fingers.com/games/time/
Math Websites, as the name says, almost 40 sites all on math. Games and activities, grades 2-5: http://yorkcountyschools.org/yes/techtalk%20website/math%20websites.htm
Math for grades 3-6, + - x ÷ | Algebra | Fractions | Measurement | Geometry | Patterns | Money | Data | Integers | Required Plug-ins.  High interest activities:


V irginia State Standards of Learning; science, math and technology practice test.  Grades 2-7.  Great practice for the Kansas State test: http://education.jlab.org/solquiz/


  Clifford’s Interactive Storybooks Home: http://teacher.scholastic.com/clifford1/
  Learn to read: http://www.starfall.com/
  Leo Loves To Spell!! http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bll/leo/index.htm
  Merriam-Webster Dictionary for Kids! http://www.wordcentral.com/
  Arthur Reading and Language Games: http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/

Dav Pilkey’s Books, author of, Captain Underpants, Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot, Dumb Bunnies, and others. Games, activities, meet the author, and more.  Grades 2-5: 

  Activities for ESL Students: Quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English as a Second Language (ESL) This project of The Internet TESL Journal (iteslj.org) has thousands of contributions by many teachers: http://a4esl.org/        
  TALK, Technology Assisting Literacy Knowledge. Literacy Activities Using Microsoft Word: http://teach.fcps.net/talk/apps.asp?appsName=Microsoft%20Word
  Spanish Phrases: Basic Spanish words and phrases.  Learn to speak Spanish:




  Aunt Bee Inc. Stories:


  Stories to read aloud, ages 6 on up. Bed Time Stories.


  Kid’s Korner, Reading is good fun:




  Power Proof Reading:


  Wall of Words; Practice building sentences correctly! Grades 1-5:


  Create stories by filling in parts of speech. Grades 3 and up:




  Ben’s guide to U.S. Government for kids, K-12: http://bensguide.gpo.gov/3-5/
  National Geographic for Kids, Interesting Facts, Activities and more! Grades 3-5. http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
  World Almanac For Kids, Learn about Presidents, Religion and more! Grades 3-5: http://www.worldalmanacforkids.com/
  Congress for Kids, More information about the U.S. Government.  Grades 3-5: http://congressforkids.net/cartoonintro.htm
  50 States. Com. Research Kansas or the 49 other states! Grades 3-5:


  White House for Kids, Find out what is happening with our President! Grades 2-5. http://www.whitehouse.gov/kids/
  Native American Tribes, Learn everything you need to about Native Americans. Grades 3-5. http://www.mce.k12tn.net/indians/navigation/native_american_chart.htm

A little of everything:

  SchoolTimeGames.com offers fun learning activities for students, ages 8 and up. Recommended by Teaching K-8 magazine. Eight different categories:    www.schooltimegames.com
  ABCYA, where Education and Technology meets.  K-5 grade levels: http://abcya.com/
  Fact Monster, Lots of info and activities in various subject areas: http://www.factmonster.com/
  Sesame Street.com, games and activities for reading and math. K-2: http://www.sesamestreet.org/home/
  Virtual Keyboard, turn your computer into a musical instrument. Make music and change instrument sounds. K-5:    http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/music/piano/index.htm
  The Art Zone: Interactive art that you can make online! K-5:  http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/zone.htm
  Make a Snowflake, Design your own snowflake. Grades 2-5: http://snowflakes.barkleyus.com/
  NetSmartz Kids! Online Safety Info and Games with Clicky. A must for kids and parents to do together!!  http://www.netsmartzkids.org/indexfl.htm
  Primary Games.com, a fantastic site that covers math, language arts, social studies, and science. Loaded with high interest games and activities. Grades 1-5:  http://www.primarygames.com/
  Third Grade Internet, Lesson Plan and Webquest Sites, Something in every area of the curriculum: http://westlakees.wcpss.net/thirdgradeinternetandlessonplansites.html#computerskills

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  Foss Web, Activities to go along with what your learning in science.  K-5, KCKPS science module:   http://www.fossweb.com/
  Arty Astro, Solar System information, grades 2-4: http://www.3pounds.com/artyastro/
  Growing With Technology, learn all about computers and technology with these fun activities: http://www.growing.course.com/level_3/index.html