Educational Sites

Educational Sites

Here are some great educational sites that can be used at home.  Enjoy!
          

Language Arts

http://spellingcity.com (amazing games to practice spelling words)
http://www.spinandspell.com  (spelling words)
www.readwritethink.org  (writing templates and writing activities)
www.readwritethink.org/materials/construct/index.html  (phonics skills)
www.readwritethink.org/materials/wordfamily  (phonics - word families)
www.readwritethink.org/materials/wordbuild/  (phonics - word building)
www.starfall.com  (beginning reading activities)
http://www.meddybemps.com/9.700.html  (story starters)
http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=L2_LanguageArts  (language arts)
http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/asp/home_tumblebooks.asp  (audio books)
www.goodnightstories.com (reading)
www.janbrett.com  (activities for Jan Brett's books)
www.seussville.com  (activities for Dr. Seuss's books)
www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/student.cfm  (phonics and vocabulary skills)
www.teacher.scholastic.com/clifford/index.htm  (activities for Clifford books)
http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/gooey.html  (early reading skills)
http://www.storyit.com/  (language arts resources)
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/  (a library for the world's children)

Math

www.aaamath.com
www.coolmath4kids.com
www.aplusmath.com
www.factmonster.com
http://www.funbrain.com
http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/calculator
http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/Pages/studentlinks/math/K-1math.htm
http://www.eduplace.com/edugames.html
http://www.playkidsgames.com/games/mathfact/default.htm#
www.hbschool.com/activity/willy/willy.html  (telling time)

                                                            Other Great Sites

 www.pbskids.org  (educational games based on PBS kids' shows)
http://www.teachersandfamilies.com/open/puzzle/sudokumini.cfm
(puzzles to exercise your mind)
http://www.primarygames.com  (games for primary students)
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Home.html  (portal to educational sites)
http://www.gamequarium.com  (educational games for all ages)
http://www.kidskonnect.com  (portal to educational sites)
http://www.moma.org/interactives/artsafari/index.html  (Museum of Modern Art)
http://www.nga.gov/kids/kids.htm  (National Gallery of Art)
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/ (up-to-date, categorized lists of the best educational websites and resources)
http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/games  (educational games)
www.timeforkids.com  (current events)
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/index.html  (National Geographic)
www.billnye.com  (Bill Nye the Science Guy)
www.maps4kids.com  (geography and map skills)
www.spaceplace.nasa.gov  (NASA)