**Please keep in mind that web sites come and go and/or change addresses.**

Health Internet Projects (finding and registering) Language Arts
Math Music Science
SMART Board Social Studies Technology
Teacher Resources Teachers, Parents, and Kids:
games, activities, homework helpers, etc.
Sites to find clipart, backgrounds, music, and sounds

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

Authors

Jan Brett: a wonderful site by a wonderful author
http://www.janbrett.com

Suessville
http://www.randomhouse.com/seussville/

The Official Berenstain Bears Website: activities, story videos, email the bears
http://www.berenstainbears.com/index.html

Robert Munsch: listen to him read his books
http://www.robertmunsch.com

Dav Pilkey
http://www.pilkey.com

Children's Books Forever: Many Hans Wilhelm books to print out or use on SMART Board
http://www.childrensbooksforever.com/

General Language Arts Sites

Word Hippo: Great site to find synonyms, antonymns, word meanings, rhyming words, words beginning and/or ending with a specific letter, etc.
http://www.wordhippo.com/

We Give Books: Lots of great books to read online (free registration)
http://www.wegivebooks.org/

ReadingResource.net: Excellent information about reading
http://www.readingresource.net/

The Best Children's Books.org: helps teachers find children's literature that supports various language arts skills and concepts
http://www.the-best-childrens-books.org/

Reading Rockets: wonderful site about teaching reading (includes videos)
http://www.readingrockets.org/

Cando's Helper Page: reading activities for primary grades
http://candohelperpage.com/index.html

Into the Book: great site for teachers and students to teach comprehension skills
http://reading.ecb.org/index.html

Vocabulary SpellingCity.com: great site to put your spelling words online for students to practice
http://www.spellingcity.com/

read-write-think: standards-based resources for teaching reading and language arts
http://www.readwritethink.org

Starfall:interactive books and word games for long and short vowels
http://www.starfall.com

Handwriting for Kids: handwriting worksheets and lined paper to print out for manuscript and cursive
http://www.handwritingforkids.com/handwrite

Primary Success: free little books to download
http://members.shaw.ca/primarysuccessideas/

Between the Lions: show on PBS with games, stories, and video clips
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/lions/

WritingFix for Kids: kids create their own writing prompts; stories may be written on- or offline
http://writingfix.com/traits_primary.htm#forkids

Story It Word Magnets: Practice making sentences with short and long vowel words
http://www.storyit.com/magnets/wmagnets.htm

Florida Center for Reading Research: excellent resource for literacy centers for K-1 (The new format of this site makes it more difficult to find what you are looking for.)
http://www.fcrr.org/for-educators/sca.asp

Kizclub: Go to Resources for flashcards story patterns to go with many popular children's books, nursery rhymes, etc.
http://kizclub.com

Roy Tale of a Singing Zebra: free interactive literacy games and the story of Roy the Zebra with questions, activities, and worksheets
http://www.roythezebra.com

Reading First: Click on Games for online alphabet and sound games
http://roe.stclair.k12.il.us/reading1st

Carl's Corner: a fabulous resource for primary teachers
http://www.carlscorner.us.com

Leveling Books

Beaverton School District Leveled Book Database
http://leveledbooks.beaverton.k12.or.us/search.php

Scholastic Teacher Book Wizard
http://bookwizard.scholastic.com

Leveled Books Database from A to Z Teacher Stuff
http://books.atozteacherstuff.com/leveled-books/

Nursery Rhymes

Nicky's Nursery Rhymes: lots of nursery rhymes and other songs, many with coloring pages
http://www.nurseryrhymes4u.com/

Land of Nursery Rhymes
http://www.landofnurseryrhymes.co.uk/

Rimes and Rhymes: Nursery Rhymes for Early Literacy
http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/go/wil/rimes_and_rhymes.htm

Poetry

PoetryTeachers.com: teaching poetry
http://www.poetryteachers.com/

Poems and songs
http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/songspoems.html

Reader's Theater

Forever Young Readers Theatre Scripts
http://www.thebestclass.org/rtscripts.html

Sites that Read Stories to Students

TumbleBooks, TumbleReadables, TumbleTalkingBooks: Excellent resource for e-books
http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/asp/home_tumblebooks.asp

Mrs. P's Magic Library: an interactive digital story site
http://mrsp.com/

RobertMunsch.com: Robert Munsch tells many of his stories, including Love You Forever
http://www.robertmunsch.com

Storyline Online: books read by famous people--wonderful site!
http://www.storylineonline.net/

Fables from Aesop
http://us.penguingroup.com/static/packages/us/yreaders/aesop/index.html

Storynory: Free audio stories for kids (can download to computer or iPod)
http://storynory.com/

Clifford Interactive Storybooks
http://teacher.scholastic.com/clifford1/index.htm

MATH

Math Chimp: videos, games, and worksheets aligned to the Common Core
http://www.mathchimp.com/

K-5 Math Teaching Resources: aligned to Common Core Standards
http://www.k-5mathteachingresources.com/

Math Blackline Masters: for many skills (e.g., base 10 blocks, ten frames, pattern blocks, etc.)
http://lrt.ednet.ns.ca/PD/BLM/table_of_contents.htm

Math-Aids.com: Create good quality math worksheets for many math skills
http://www.math-aids.com/

Math Magician Games: online addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division speed tests
http://oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/Mathmagician/cathymath.html

Multiplication.com: All about teaching multiplication
http://www.multiplication.com/

Johnnie's Math Page: links to interactive math tools
http://jmathpage.com/

Lesson Corner: Create your own worksheets for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, time, etc.
http://www.lessoncorner.com/worksheets

Time for Time: Create your own time worksheets or print out pre-made worksheets
http://www.time-for-time.com/worksheets.htm

AAA Math: hundreds of pages of interactive math practice pages for grades K-8
http://aaamath.com

Interactive Hundreds Chart: students can put in the multiple they want shaded on the chart
http://www.hellam.net/maths2000/100square.html

The U.S.Mint for Kids
http://www.usmint.gov/kids/index.cfm

A+ Math: math games and flashcards; you can also create and print out your own flashcards
http://www.aplusmath.com/

Math Cats: an idea bank for teachers and many, many games/activities for younger and older students
http://www.mathcats.com/

Cyberchase: Challenging math games and other activities
http:pbskids.org/cyberchase/

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Mathematics: great site for online manipulatives
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

Virtual Math Manipulatives: pattern blocks, color tiles, attribute pieces, geoboards, fraction bars, etc.
http://www.mhhe.com/math/ltbmath/bennett_nelson8e/Preloader.swf?initManip=patternBlocks

SuperKids Math Worksheet Creator: create your own math worksheets
http://www.superkids.com/aweb/tools/math/

Create a Graph: Create an area graph, bar graph, line graph, or pie chart online
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/graphing/index.asp

Illuminations: interactive math activities (Click on Interactives)
http://illuminations.nctm.org/

Primary Games
http://www.primarygames.com/curriculum/math.htm

Multimedia Math Glossary: math terms by grade level--children can listen to the word and see a demonstration of it
http://www.harcourtschool.com/glossary/math2/index2.html

Learn Online Count Us In: 15 games to help children understand basic number concepts
http://www.abc.net.au/countusin/default.htm

Woodlands Maths Zone: interactive math games for 7-11 year olds
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/

Primary Resources: downloadable flash math games
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/online_downloads.htm

Houghton Mifflin's Math-a-Rama: online brain teasers, eManipulatives, eGames, etc. by grade level:
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/mw/index.html

Math Playground: word problems, math games, logic games, printable math worksheets for all levels:
http://www.mathplayground.com/

Online Stopwatch: many kinds of online clocks and stop watches (great for interactive whiteboard)
http://www.online-stopwatch.com/

Estimate: a fun tool when teaching estimation (good for interactive whiteboard)
http://oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/Estimate/estimate.html

SCIENCE

ARKive--Images of Life on Earth--wonderful images and videos of animals
http://www.arkive.org/

Macaulay Library (Cornell lab): an interesting site to find fabulous animal videos and sounds
http://macaulaylibrary.org/index.do

Worldwide Telescope: amazing resource for those who like to explore the universe
http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/Home.aspx

Pestword for Kids: All about the animals we consider pests
http://www.pestworldforkids.org/home/

National Geographic Kids: great site!
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

Science Up Close: Short science videos for grades 1-6
http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/science/up_close1.html

Science NetLinks: standards based Internet resources for K-12
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com

KidsAstronomy.com
http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm

NASA Kids Club
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/

KidsDinos.com
http://www.kidsdinos.com/

HEALTH

InnerBody.com: anatomy (great animation and diagrams of body systems: supervise while watching--One section has male and female anatomy.)
http://www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html

Mouth Healthy Kids (from the American Dental Association)
http://www.mouthhealthykids.org/en/

SOCIAL STUDIES

The Bakery Shop: designed for 2nd graders to learn about economics in a game context; deals with goods and services
http://www.thebakeryshop.org/

National Geographic Kids: great site!
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

Sparky the Fire Dog: fire safety
http://www.sparky.org/

MegaMaps: print out big or small US or world maps
http://www.yourchildlearns.com/megamaps.htm

Maps
http://www.eduplace.com/ss/ssmaps/index.html

MapMaker 1-page Maps (from National Geographic): customize maps to download, print, or share
http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/mapping/outline-map/?ar_a=1

Mapquest: provides door-to-door-directions to anywhere
http://www.mapquest.com/

Ohio Historical Society for Kids
http://www.ohiohistory.org/kid

Ben's Guide to US Government for kids: has US symbols
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

50 States and Capitals
http://www.50States.com/

The Flag of the United States
http://www.usflag.org/toc.html

Monticello: all about Thomas Jefferson
http://www.monticello.org

Out on a Limb: an animated story that deals with getting along
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/conflict/index.html

Plimoth Plantation for kids: learn about the Pilgrims and Wampanoag
http://www.plimoth.org/learn/just-kids

Caleb Johnson's MayflowerHistory.com
http://www.mayflowerhistory.com/

MUSIC

NIEHS Kids' Pages: sing-along songs
http://kids.niehs.nih.gov/games/songs/

New York Philharmonic Kidzone: a great site where kids can learn about and hear instruments, compose, etc.
http://www.nyphilkids.org/main.phtml?

Music Room: Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, and Science Songs (Some links at this site are broken.)
http://www.suzyred.com/music.html

Phil Tulga Music Through the Curriculum: This site has some fascinating activities that link music with other areas of the curriculum.
http://www.philtulga.com/

Mrs. Jones Sing Along Songs: Lots of piggyback songs across the curriculum
http://www.mrsjonesroom.com/songs/alphlist.html#theme

FINDING/REGISTERING INTERNET PROJECTS

Global School House
http://www.globalschoolnet.org/gsnpr/

Projects by Jen: new projects every year
http://www.projectsbyjen.com/calendar.htm

Monster Exchange
http://www.monsterexchange.org

TECHNOLOGY

***edu Techer: Wow! Click on Explore valuable web tools and resources
http://www.edutecher.net/index.php

Zamzar: free file conversion (e.g. converting a YouTube video for use in your classroom)
www.zamzar.com

Pete's Powerpoints: powerpoint presentation for all areas of the curriculum
http://www.pppst.com/themes.html

Internet4Classrooms: helping teachers use the Internet --links and tutorials for learning applications
http://www.internet4classrooms.com

SMART BOARD RESOURCES
(some also for other interactive whiteboards)

SMART Exchange: Find lesson plans and connect with teachers
http://exchange.smarttech.com/index.html

Teachers Love SMART Boards
http://teacherslovesmartboards.com/

Tequipment's Educator Resource Center
http://www.teq.com/erc-categories

Longwood Central School District (NY) SMART Board Lessons
http://www.longwood.k12.ny.us/LONGSMART3.HTML

PBS Kids Interactive Whiteboard Games
http://pbskids.org/whiteboard/

Scholastic Interactive Whiteboard Activities
http://teacher.scholastic.com/whiteboards/languagearts.htm

Topmarks: Interactive Whiteboard Resources
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Interactive.aspx

e-Learning for Kids: Interactive activities for all grade levels and subjects
http://www.e-learningforkids.org/

SMART Board Resources
http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/smartboard/smartboard.htm

TEACHER RESOURCES

Ohio Resource Center (ORC): Help with Common Core Standards for math, ELA, social studies, and science
http://ohiorc.org

Fuel the Brain: Printables, interactive activities, and games (Good for interactive whiteboards)
http://www.fuelthebrain.com/

Have Fun Teaching: worksheets, coloring pages, activities, videos, etc. across the curriculum
http://havefunteaching.com/

Super Teacher Worksheets: thousands of printable worksheets (limited free worksheets)
http://superteacherworksheets.com/

Teacher Tipster: A lot of tips and songs (also some printables) delivered by a real teacher in a silly format. Well worth a look!
http://www.teachertipster.com/

Worksheet Works (beta): create worksheets for English language, handwriting, math, geography, etc.
http://www.worksheetworks.com/

The Teacher's Corner: lesson plans, worksheets, collaborative projects, penpals, etc.
http://www.theteacherscorner.net/

SparkleBox: lots of products to download free (including masks and props for stories)
http://www.sparklebox.co.uk/index.html

Cybraryman's Educational Web Sites: lots of links for teachers
http://www.cybraryman.com/

TLSBooks.com: lots of free worksheets for all subjects by grade level
http://www.tlsbooks.com

ThatQuiz: great site to make online multiple choice quizzes in any subject area or math tests
http://www.thatquiz.com/tq/teacher.html

Stenhouse Publishing: Many professional books to read online
http://www.stenhouse.com/pdfbooks.asp

Fun Brain: learning games for Preschool - Grade 12; (The Quiz Lab, where teachers can create online quizzes, is no longer a free service, however.)
http://www.funbrain.com/

School Express: has games, lesson plans, worksheets to download (Although this is a membership site, many things are still free.)
http://www.schoolexpress.com/

Learning Page.com: downloadable worksheets, books, lesson plans, etc. (free membership to this site)
http://learningpage.com

Readinga-z.com: This site has tons of downloadable leveled books, guided reading lesson plans, worksheets, decodable books, phonics flashcards, alphabets books, etc. This is a subscription site.
http://www.readinga-z.com

Education World: has curriculum, sites, lesson plans in all subjects, technology in the classroom, message boards, grants (lots of ads)
http://www.education-world.com/

Teachers Net: includes mailrings, chatboards, chat, lesson plans, professional journal, and lots more
http://www.teachers.net

You Can Handle Them All: discipline advice for 117 different misbehaviors
http://www.disciplinehelp.com/

LD Online: all about learning disabilities
http://www.ldonline.org

Scholastic: lessons plans, activities for kids; usually features current topics (elections, Thanksgiving, etc.)
http://www.scholastic.com

WWW4Teachers: Lots of teacher tools
http://www.4teachers.org/

Puzzlemaker: Teacher or students can create puzzles of increasing difficulty
http://www.discoveryeducation.com/free-puzzlemaker/

Personal Educational Press: can make bingo boards, flashcards, word puzzles, etc.
http://www.educationalpress.org/

DLTK cards: Make your own certificates, bingo cards, bookmarks, calendars, etc.
http://www.dltk-cards.com/

The Study Stack: an interesting place to create flashcards
http://www.studystack.com/

Dr. Jean Songs and Activities for Young Children: many activities and printouts
http://www.drjean.org

Softschools.com: Online games that teachers can generate, worksheets, etc.
http://www.softschools.com/

TEACHERS, PARENTS, AND KIDS

Kids Math Games
http://www.kidsmathgamesonline.com/

Fun English Games
http://www.funenglishgames.com/

Science Kids: science and technology
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/

Adapted Mind: excellent site to practice many math and reading skills by grade level (subscription site, but you can get a free trial)
http://www.adaptedmind.com/index.html

We Give Books: Lots of great books to read online (free registration)
http://www.wegivebooks.org/

Books Should Be Free: Free Public Domain audio and ebooks (a small number for children)
http://www.booksshouldbefree.com/

Kid Info: Homework and student, parent, teacher reference resource
http://www.kidinfo.com/

e-Learning for Kids: Interactive activities for all grade levels and subjects
http://www.e-learningforkids.org/

GotKidsGames.com: games for various skills across the curriculum
http://gotkidsgames.com/

NeoK12: Educational videos, lessons, and games for school kids: all resources have been reviewed by teachers
http://www.neok12.com/

WatchKnowLearn.org: free educational videos by subject and age
http://www.watchknowlearn.org/

NGA Kids (National Gallery of Art): great, fun activities!
http://www.nga.gov/kids/

Math Magician Games: online addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division speed tests
http://oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/Mathmagician/cathymath.html

Vocabulary Building Games
http://www.vocabulary.co.il/

Mr.Nussbaum.com: games, activities, worksheets for kids in K-8
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/

Kids Know It Network: games, songs, videos, etc.
http://www.kidsknowit.com/

Toy Theater: collection of early learning activities by subject
http://www.toytheater.com/

ABC Ya!: Interactive activities by grade, K-5
http://www.abcya.com/index.htm

Crickweb: a site from the UK, so you can't use the money activities, but check out the others.
http://www.crickweb.co.uk/

Enchanted Learning: Zoom School, Little Explorers, tons of activities (Membership available but some things are free.)
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html

PrimaryGames.com: games and activities across the curriculum
http://www.primarygames.com/

The Little Animals Activity Centre: games for young students
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/laac

Fact Monster: a great homework help site -- has atlas, almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia as well as news and information about U.S. sports, world, etc. (lots of ads)
http://www.factmonster.com/index.html

Kidport: online activities by grade level and subject
http://www.kidport.com

Switch Zoo: just plain fun with animals
http://switchzoo.com

KBears: lots of information and activities across the curriculum
http://www.kbears.com

Kidspsych: interesting problem solving activities to do with your child
http://www.kidspsych.org/index2.html

Educational Freeware: a good place to find web based and downloadable educational software
http://www.educational-freeware.com

Professor Garfield: wonderful site with art, music, learning games, Garfield books to print out (and to print out with missing words)
http://www.professorgarfield.org/pgf_home.html


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