Helpful Sites

 


 

 

Research and Search Engines

 

Enchanted Learning

Great children's site. Has all kinds of information on just about anything!

Kids Planet

World Wildlife

Konica Minolta

Discovery

National Geographic

Association for Library Service to Children

Links to lots of topics by subject

Scholastic's Website

Kidsconnect - Links to sites on almost any topic.

National Geographic for KIDS

Kidsclick - Collection of great websites for kids

Animal Planet Website

Dibdabdoo - Search engine for kids

Kidsclick - Search Engine for Kids by Librarians

Government Search Engine for Kids

Infoplease

World Atlas

Kids Yahoo - Good, safe search engine geared to youth

Responsibility Project-Liberty Mutual

ASKKids.com

Cybersleuth-kids

Awesome Library

Smithsonian

Teach the Children Well

NOVA

Encyclopedia Britannica

50 States information

 

Glogster Student Account

 

Websites for Kids About Anti-bullying


http://www.stopbullyingnow.hrsa.gov/kids

http://www.pacerkidsagainstbullying.org

http://www.stopbullyingnow.com/bystanders.htm

http://www.ncpc.org/newsroom/current-campaigns/bully-prevention

http://www.classbrain.com/artread/publish/article_97.shtml

 

 

INTERNET SAFETY

iSafe Internet Safety site
http://www.isafe.org
 

 

 

MCAS Practice

Mass DESE website for released MCAS questions


MCAS Mentor
 

 

 

Fun Sites

Lots of action games to practice math facts and basic grammar skills.
http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/games.htm

Schools Online

Great site for students,parents and teachers.

 

These activities incorporate content areas such as math and reading while introducing basic computer skills.
http://www.abcya.com/index.htm


Chris Van Allsburg site-Lots of activities
http://www.chrisvanallsburg.com/interactive.html



Lots of great things to make with children: toys, cards, boxes, baskets, bags, origami.
http://www.thetoymaker.com

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Live games
http://sunniebunniezz.com/coppcarbonell/games/gametocjs.htm

 

 

Keyboarding Programs

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/

http://www.typingmaster.com/games/keyman.asp?keys=abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz&Submit=Start+Game

http://www.nimblefingers.com/index.html

 

 

 

Rice for the Poor

For each answer you get correct, 10 grains of rice are donated through the UN World Food Program to end hunger. Several subjects to choose from.
http://freerice.com/index.php

 

 

Holiday Research and Activities


Info on Christmas around the world
http://www.santas.net/aroundtheworld.htm

http://www.worldofchristmas.net/christmas-world/
http://www.the-north-pole.com/around/

How "Merry Christmas" is said around the world
http://www.santas.net/howmerrychristmasissaid.htm

Holidays Around the World
http://www.topics-mag.com/internatl/holidays/festivals.htm

Christmas in Puerto Rico
http://www.hispanic-culture-online.com/christmas-in-puerto-rico.html

Christmas Activities
http://akidsheart.com/holidays/christms/chgames.htm

Crafts and activities
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/christmas/

Easter Activities
http://sunniebunniezz.com/activities/activity.htm

http://www.theholidayzone.com/easter/interactive.html

 

 

SET Games

Games of Shape Logic and Word Games

http://www.setgame.com/index.html


 

 

 

Character Education


Harold Binkow website about Bullying and Listening, How to help children feel good about themselves.
http://www.wedolisten.com


Having trouble telling the truth?
http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=147147&title=Honesty


Want to make a difference?
http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=5788


Would you like to understand others?
http://teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=56525&title=Love_and_Logic_Teaches_Empathy


Do you think you are always right?
http://teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=106536&title=Other_People_s_Viewpoints