Use this virtual coin board to manipulate coins to reach specific values. Click on the stamp to add coins. Click on the "123" to add their values. Website does not give activities, this is to be used as a tool to complete given problems.
A PBS web site of virtual tours of the Great Sphinx and the Khufu Pyramid.
Take a virtual tour of the pyramids (inside and out), learn about an archaeological dig, see the sphinx close up.
Careful you may get lost!
This is an EXCELLENT site for students to learn about life during the Colonial Period. It takes you through the life of a real colonial family in northeastern Connecticut, The Daggett's, during the mid-1700's.
Discover the many meanings of Thanksgiving by exploring life in 17th-century America and the experiences of the Pilgrims and Wampanoags.
This site has listening button for text on webpage, photos, slideshows, webquest and quizzes. Great way to explore the voyage, the ship, the pilgrims and the Wampanoags.
Hints about Print- Determining Quality of Non Fiction Texts
Excellent Demo and Resources for evaluating quality of Non Fiction Texts. Focuses on publication date, author experience, meaningful visuals, etc... go to http://www.readwritethink.org/lessons/lesson_view.asp?id=147 for teacher lesson plans.
This website provides some references for different parts of speech. It does give some redirection when the wrong answers are selected. Other games or activities linked on this site haven't been reviewed and are not necessarily recommended.
Try this website to practice identifying fractions. When you make a mistake the program gives you clues to help you find the correct answer. Don't forget to click "START" to begin. Click "New Example" when you want to try another problem.
This is a very fun situational word problem journey. Follow along with the characters by solving elapsed time questions. Unfortunately the program doesn't help the user if they don't answer the problems successfully.
There are many games here to enjoy. Lemonade Stand, Coffee Shop, Suduko, Moncala, Logic Puzzles,... there are too many to list! You won't even realize your practicing math. You may even learn a thing or two.
Use the activities on the LEFT side of the website to learn more about the Revolutionary War Time Period in American History. The RIGHT side links give you the opportunity to use some of the information you've gained.
This website has some activities that teach and provide practice for spelling the plural forms of nouns. Not all of the other activities have been reviewed, though with parental help you may find some of the other games on this site useful.
Dance Mat Typing, an introduction to touch typing for children aged 7 - 11 years.
Each of the 4 levels are divided into 3 stages. Begin at Level 1 and build up your skills gradually through to Level 4.
Another great website with internet safety resources. Many of these resources would best be used by educators in planning lesson on safety for parents and students. Hosted by National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.