Educational Links

Starfall

This is an interactive literacy website that is available for your child to use in our classroom and at home.

http://starfall.com

 

Foss Web

FOSSWeb is the official site for our inquiry-based FOSS (FULL OPTION SCIENCE SYSTEM) science curriculum -- a place for support, resources, and fun activities.

http://fossweb.com/


Math Playground

This more advanced website offers practical math skills and the opportunity for your child to play logic games.

http://www.mathplayground.com


ICT Math Games

This site has many fun, interactive math activities and games. See below for some of my favorites! 

http://www.ictgames.com/dinoplacevalue.html
http://ictgames.com/postletter.html

http://ictgames.com/100huntplus10.html

 

Illuminations: Ten Frames

Thinking about numbers using frames of 10 can be a helpful way to learn basic number facts. The four games that can be played with this applet help to develop counting and addition skills.

http://illuminations.nctm.org/activitydetail.aspx?id=75

 

Various Math games/sites

Balance equations using a balance scale.

http://teams.lacoe.edu/documentation/classrooms/linda/algebra/activities/balance/balance.html


Find numbers on a 100s chart.

http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/de/math1-3/grade2/placevalue/100chart.html

Spelling City 
This is an interactive website to work on vocabulary and spelling words.

http://www.spellingcity.com/


Crickweb   

Free Math kids games and activities. Help your child with math at home.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks1numeracy

 

Scholastic   

This is a great website for exploring books for parents and kids with fun games and activities.

http://scholastic.com


Dr. Seuss

This is the official site of Dr. Seuss and the Cat in the Hat, featuring games, printable activities, the complete illustrated character guide, and more.

http://www.seussville.com/


Weekly Reader

This site is helpful for children to keep up with current news and events.

http://weeklyreader.com/


ZisBoomBah!

Create a healthy meal by clicking on "Pick Chow"!

http://zisboombah.com


National Geographic for Kids

This site features different people, animals, and places each month with facts, games, activities, and related links.

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/


The Smithsonian

This interactive learning site brings American art, history, science, and culture to life.

http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students


Kids Know It

This is an excellent website!  Use it to link to a variety of other learning websites.

http://www.kidsknowit.com

 

 

Jan Brett

This is a fantastic website that offers free literacy and math activities, coloring pages, and developmentally appropriate projects to do with your child.

http://janbrett.com

 

 

ABC YA

 

This is a fun website that offers grade-level specific activities for your child to explore.

 

http://abcya.com 

 

 

North Carolina Common Core and Essential Standards

This is a helpful site that depicts the academic expectations that your child should meet by the end of the year.

http://www.ncpublicschools.org/acre/standards/