Elementary School

 

Reading Eggs

http://readingeggs.com

Reading Eggs was created by a team of elementary school teachers, education writers and developers with over 30 years of experience. The multi-award winning early learning resource supports your child’s reading skills in grades kindergarten through grade 2 with carefully designed online reading games and activities that are easy to follow, self-paced, and highly engaging for children.

 

Xtramath.org

https://xtramath.org/#/home/index

This free website is a great way for students to work on developing computational fluency.  Students can practice building their fluency by daily practice.  The program adapts to students correct and incorrect answers and focuses the practice turning a students’ areas of weakness into strengths.

 

Go Math! Animated Models

www-k6.thinkcentral.com

Curious George in kindergarten through grade 2 and Carmen Sandiego in grades 3 to 5 help students practice and reinforce their mathematical concepts and skills. This engaging online resource takes students through guided lessons, supported practice and independent activities.

 

Go Math! Carmen Sandiego Math Detective Activities

www-k6.thinkcentral.com

Carmen Sandiego has done it again and it is your job to capture her. Students in grades 3-5 can help stop Carmen Sandiego by using their math skills to collect and solve clues that will unravel her latest caper. This fun and adventurous game not only reinforces grade level math skills it also tests students critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Math Playground

www.mathplayground.com

An educational site that offers support in the area of mathematics.  The site can be navigated by grade level, as well as by topic.  The site engages students because it is presented in the form of math games, but each topic has a video and tutorial that students can view to clarify and reinforce topics.

Arcademics

http://www.arcademics.com/

An educational site that offers support in the areas of mathematics, language arts, spelling, and geography.  This site presents games to students to practice skills in various areas.  The games are searchable by subject and grade level, offering students the opportunity to practice specific skills at their own level.

Early Learning Academy

www.abcmouse.com

This website features an online curriculum for young learners, approximately ages 2-7.

Students have access to more than 5,000 learning activities. This website has been filtered from advertising, pop ups, and external links. It has received the Parent’s Choice Gold Award and Teachers’ Choice Award. FREE for 30 days. The subscription price is $7.95 monthly.

Magic Keys

www.magickeys.com

This site hosts a phonics component that will support students with foundational decoding skills. A variety of illustrated children’s storybooks are cataloged, appropriate for early readers to young adults.

Anita Silvey’s Children’s Book –A-Day Almanac

www.childrensbookalmanac.com

Looking for a good book to read?

Editor, Anita Silvey reviews a new children’s book daily.

International Children’s Digital Library

www.childrenslibrary.org

The International Children’s Digital Library Foundation shares a global contribution of historical and contemporary literature. Texts are geared toward a variety of reading levels, and are presented in several world languages.

A Word A Day

www.wordsmith.org

This website, founded in 1994, is comprised of a community of learners from 170 countries who share an interest in vocabulary. Middle school and high school students can advance their word power daily. The FREE edition has brief ads.

BrainPop
www.brainpop.com (App also available)
This subscription website is a favorite of students and teachers. The site is full of animated educational videos created mostly for upper elementary and middle school students.  (BrainPop Jr. is also available to younger students.)  Video topics cover all subject areas and present information in a clear, concise manner.  After viewing a video, students can take an online quiz, view extension activities, and practice key vocabulary.

Quizlet

https://quizlet.com (App also available)
A site dedicated to promoting study skills at all grade levels.  Quizlet offers users the ability to enter vocabulary words and definitions to create online flash cards and vocabulary games.  The site is also searchable so that users can find vocabulary sets created by other users.  (For example: Journeys grade 5 lesson 2).  Searchable vocabulary sets span all grade levels and subjects, from kindergarten sight words to high school science

Make Me Genius

http://www.makemegenius.com

This site is filled with videos that cover a variety of science subjects, such as physics for kids, photosynthesis, the nervous system, solar system and electricity.  All of the videos are child friendly and will keep children engaged and interested from start to finish.

Funbrain

http://www.funbrain.com/

This website is chock full of educational online games for children, including subject related arcades in math and reading, online games, books, comics and more!