Educational Sites

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MATH SITES

  • Math AIMS Prep

  • IXL MATH for the Right and Left Brain by Grade Level Focused math practice at all levels by grade level and aligned to state Standards

  • EDUPLACE MATH PRACTICE Leveled Math Practice

  • FunbrainEducational games by grade level.

  • Geometry Shapes and Names-Figures and polygons

  • Multiplication Games

  • ADAPTED MIND MATHAt AdaptedMind, your child can practice math skills and learn with videos. And with membership, they can earn fun prizes, track progress, and print worksheets.
    As a member, AdaptedMind will customize learning for your unique child. AdaptedMind learns about your child as they practice and selects lessons, videos, and problems to maximize their improvement.

  • AAA Math An awesome site to help with math concepts for all grade levels. You choose the grade level and concepts to work on. Review math for placement and entrance tests Maintain and improve math skills Efficiently learn and understand new math knowledge. End math anxiety and frustration by mastering all lessons

  • A Plus Math for Kids This web site was developed to help students improve their math skills interactively.
    Visit our game room and play exciting games like Matho and Hidden Picture…Test your math skills with our Flashcards! Try out the Math Word Find puzzle.
    Create and print your own set of flashcards online using the Flashcard Creator! See the Worksheets section, where you can print worksheets to practice offline. Try the Homework Helper to check your homework solutions.
    Find out What’s New! << MATHO now available for Android Phones and iPhone/iPod Touch.

  • Math Connects A Macmillian McGraw-Hill math practice-online tools, activities, and assessments by grade  level.

  • Great Skills Practice Internet4Classrooms math & language arts skills by grade level and concepts

  • Cool Math 4 Kids fun math games Choose by game type, strategy, skill, numbers, shapes/colors, ages, and much more.

  • SuperKids Create worksheets to practice math facts at home

  • Math Exercises Online competitions, exercises and maths games by age and ability level. New : you can use Math-exercises-for-kids.com on smartphones and tablets.

  • Math Playground Welcome to Math Playground, an action-packed site for elementary and middle school students. Play a math game, solve a logic puzzle, and have some fun! Play with numbers and give your brain a workout!

LANGUAGE ARTS

  • READING AIMS PREP

  • FRY SIGHT WORDS

  • CAN DO HELPER Readiness, Phonics, Structural Analysis, Vocabulary, dictionary Skills, Writing Conventions, Spelling Activities

  • ReadWriteThink

  • ENGLISH MAVEN Great Language Arts and Reading Comprehension

  • MANY THINGS Play Hangman with word lists, sight words and many more ESL practice too

  • BOOK ADVENTUREBook Adventure is a fun, free way to motivate your child to read! Kids in grades K-8 can find a book, take quizzes on what they’ve read, and earn prizes for their reading success. Start your reading adventure below or explore the site.

  • Character Scrapbook Great, fun tool for comprehension. Read a book, then create a scrapbook page to describe your favorite character!

  • Clean up your grammar A fun recycling game that helps you learn new vocabulary and improve your grammar skills.

  • Dog Lovers Read Stories about dogs and change the endings of the stories.

  • Hedgehog Books Need help picking a book for a particular grade, check this site out!

  • Story Line Famous celebrities read great literature all on line! Fun suggested activities are provided with each story.

  • Literacy Center Wiki Learn letters and letter formation, numbers, shapes and do word work here.

  • Shel Silverstein

  • Clifford the Big Red DOg

  • Houghton Mifflin Scottsdale School Districts Reading Adaption

  • Random House Check out some of your favorite titles

  • Weekly Reader Reading and critical thinking by grade level. Literacy games for the beginner, intermediate, and advanced reader!

  • Magic School Bus

  • Magic Tree House

  • Kids top 100 Books National Education Association

  • Scottsdale Library

  • Dr. Suess

  • Jan Brett

  • Patricia Polacco

  • Earobics

  • Fish them up! Reel in some word endings with this fishing game!

  • Giggle Poertry Funny poems to read

  • Spelling and Vocabulary Brush up on your spelling skills and have fun with these language games!

  • Language Arts Games Toon University-Whether your child has to catch up-get ahead, or stay ahead, this is the resource. Access all grade levels.

  • Scholastic News for Kids Online Read all the News…Stay up to date!

  • Snowflakes Make your own snowflake!

  • Spelling Crossword Puzzles No Hints….No Looking At Answers!!

  • Sports Illustrated for Kids Sports Stories for Kids

  • StudyIsland Web-based instruction, practice, assessment and reporting built from YOUR state‘s standards. Rigorous academic content that is both fun and engaging. Research-based with proven results for all students.

  • Author Dave Pilkey’s Site Lots of Fun! WARNING: This website contains scenes and material which may be considered too silly for grown-ups, small animals, and many varieties of houseplants. If you are a grown-up, a small animal, or a houseplant, we strongly urge you to seek the permission of a kid before browsing this site!

  • Abbreviation Game Lots of Fun

  • Alphabet RainLearn to type with Alphabetic Rain typing game. Part of PowerTyping an online learn to type tutorial which focuses on learning typing with the rhythm of music

  • ABCYA ABCya.com is the leader in free educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students to learn on the web. All children’s educational computer activities were created or approved by certified school teachers. All educational games are free and are modeled from primary grade lessons and enhanced to provide an interactive way for children to learn. Grade level lessons incorporate areas such as math and language arts while introducing basic computer skills. Many of the kindergarten and first grade activities are equipped with sound to enhance understanding. Fun children’s Holiday activities are available in grade level sections! Apple, The New York Times, Disney Family Fun Magazine and Fox News have featured ABCya.com’s award-winning games and apps.

  • Alphafriend Songs Great for Kindergartens!

  • Houghton Mifflin Spelling and Vocabulary

  • Scholastic Word Girl This superhero can help you learn vocabulary and EVEN your spelling words! You can type them in and she will personalize fun games for your spelling test practice!

  • Super Spelling Spelling Bee – Practice Words

  • Electronic Geo Board Make Fun Designs with rubber bands

  • Disney Channel Watch your favorite episodes online now!

  • Nickelodeon More Fun!

  • Puzzlemaker Make your own Word Search!

  • Enchanted Learning Need to find something, check out this fun kids site.

  • PBS Kids Play and learn with PBS Kids!

  • Learning Games Educational games are a great tool for building foundation math and language skills that today’s elementary school curriculum requires. These online learning games and songs for kids are fun, teach important skills for preschool and elementary school kids and they’re free. Want educational games that help build skills in math, language, science, social studies, and more? You’ve come to the right place!

  • Comic Creator

  • KIDS YAHOO

Play games
Watch music videos
Check out movies
Learn about science
Read jokes
Send ecards
Learn Internet Safety
Get homework help
Look up words
Ask questions
Explore an encyclopedia
Suggest a site
Make Yahoo! Kids your home page

LEARN TO TYPE

Student Resources

All ages

  • ACE Kids – Games, activities, sci-fi, contests, links, parent info and more!

  • Learning Through Listening– Downloaded textbooks that read to you online

  • Learning Ally– Audio Books

  • AOL@School – includes fun facts, brain teasers, study kits, research & reference, news & current events and search & explore to help you find websites by topic

  • Billy Bear’s Playground – tons of things to do

  • Disney – The name speaks for itself!

  • Encarta Online Encyclopedia Premium – on-line encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas and homework help

  • FunBrain – homework help and fun activities to exercise your brain

  • International Kid’s Space – This is an EXCELLENT site! Make sure you check it out!

  • KidsClick! – helps you find websites by topic

  • Kid’s Com – a communication playground for ages 4-15.

  • Kidz – is a MUST VISIT site! It has tons of things to do…puzzles, games, contests, comics and much, much more!

  • Internet for Classrooms – links for K-12 students and teachers, where dynamic sites are organized by grade level and subject

  • Internet Safety – Arizona Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force has information for parents to keep kids safe online.

  • Lego – Play games and find out about the newest sets.

  • Lifesaver’s Candystand – This site is absolutely loaded with things to do! You can spend hours here and still not see it all! A must visit site! Check it out!

  • MCA Universal Playroom – Arcade, coloring, music and movies.

  • The McGuffie Adventure Gang – contains online stories, music, games and more! Kid Friendly site award winner!

  • McGruff Safeguard – This free site helps parents monitor websites to keep children safe online.

  • Multiflyer – a fun, space-age game to help you work on your multiplication skills

  • The National Student/Parent Mock Election makes students and parent aware of the power of the ballot by actively involving them in a full-fledged campaign and national election.

  • Reading Rainbow – from PBS online.

  • Summer Fun – lots of fun things to do for kids who get bored during the summer.

  • Warner Bros. Online – is slow loading, but a good site to find out about shows, learn about animation, etc.

  • WWW 4 Kidz – has book and movie reviews by and for kids…contests, links and more.

  • You Can with Beakman and Jax – an interactive site with answers to obscure science questions.

Preschool

  • Carlos’ Coloring Book – Just choose your picture and color away! You can save it too.

  • 3-D KnowledgeLand – for toddlers – 2nd grade. Games, contests, science and more!

  • LITTLE EXPLORERS – is a wonderful site! Preschoolers can surf the web easily using a picture dictionary. 

Elementary

  • Garfield – It’s play time! Tons of fun, feline style, with a Garfield lasagna game, a trivia quiz, super screen savers and much more!

  • KidPub – includes more than 8,000 stories written by kids from all over! Submit your own, add to theirs, visit KidMud chat and more!

  • The Magic School Bus – TV show episodes, games, books, art gallery, news and more!

  • Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood

Middle

  • Goosebumps – Fan Club, Photo gallery, books and more

  • MidLink Magazine – An electronic magazine for kids in the middle grades – generally ages 10 to 15. Browse through their interactive space to enjoy art and writing that will link middle school kids all over the world. MidLink is published four times each year: fall, winter, spring and summer.

  • Kiddin’ Around – designed for middle school kids and teenagers.

  • High

  • Great Kids – Read their stories, join in a discussion, visit their chat and tell your OWN Great kid story, even if it’s about YOU! 

Other interesting and educational sites.

  • Animal Omnibus – Looking for information on a specific animal? Animal Omnibus is a list of web sources indexed by the name of the animal. For example, looking up African Elephant will produce a list of hyperlinks to sources with elephant information. Great site!

  • Apollo 11 – Relive Apollo 11’s historic mission, travel back 25 years through time as you view some old images, listen to the sounds of a nation going to the moon and so much more!

  • WormWorld – Part of the Yuckiest Site on the Internet. Find out about the worms in your yard, read interviews with some of worms exotic cousins and learn how worms act as nature’s recyclers. This is a really FUN site!

  • Ask Dr. Math – All school levels! Submit your own question to Dr. Math!

  • B-EYE – See the world through the eyes of a honey bee.

  • Brain Teasers – Join the fun and get everyone involved in solving these brain teasers and puzzles. You don’t need to be a math whiz to solve these – all you need is some patience and, on occasion, a different way of looking at things. Grades 3 – 7+.

  • Busch Gardens SeaWorld – Loads and Loads of information! Whales, penguins, turtles, sharks and more!

  • Cat Fanciers – General Information about Cats and Cat Care, Cat Breed Descriptions, Cat Shows, Cat Clubs and Registries. Lots of info!

  • Children’s Software and More! – Here you’ll find shareware and freeware for the Mac and PC, commercial demos, reviews of children’s software, and other fun activities for kids.

  • Dinosaurs! – Brought to you by Honolulu Community College. Interesting photos and information on all kinds of dinosaurs.

  • Discovery Channel Online – Loaded with cool info and facts! A must visit site!

  • The Elements of Style – Grammar Instruction.

  • Explorit Science Center – A hands-on science center for people of all ages. Located in Davis, California.

  • Gryphon House Collection – A great collection of children’s books from Gryphon House Books.

  • Kids Space: ER For Kids -Questions and answers to help kids protect themselves and handle emergencies. Offered by the Office of Florida Attorney General Bob Butterworth.

  • The Learning Studio – Over 200 reviews of the best sites for science, art, and education.

  • National Air & Space Museum – Smithsonian Institution. Map and Exhibits, News and Events, Educational Programs and more.

  • National Geographic/Kids – PIRATES! Take a high seas adventure, find out about BlackBeard, Pirate Books and links to other sites on Pirates.

  • National Wildlife Federation – Ranger Rick – Games, take a tour, camps, ideas, more.

  • Neuroscience for Kids – Created for elementary and secondary school students and teachers who would like to learn more about the nervous system. Activities and experiments.

  • The Nine Planets – A Multimedia Tour of the Solar System. Images, sound, movies and loaded with info on our Solar System.

  • Safari Touch Tank – Learn about sea plants and creatures by clicking on them in the Touch Tank.

  • Science Hobbiest – Cool Science, Amateur Science, Weird Science and more!

  • Silly Billy’s World School of Computer Art – Learn to Draw.

  • Stage Hand Puppets – On-Line Puppet Theater, learn to make puppets, tips, patterns and more.

  • Superkids – The Parent’s and Teacher’s Guide to Software. Providing unbiased reviews of children’s software by parents, teachers, and kids. It’ll help you save money, and provide insights and advice that will improve your child’s chances for success!

  • Tour Egypt – Color Me Egypt: Just for Kids. An educational site about Ancient Egypt and related ancient history during that era. This site has a coloring book which can be downloaded and printed. (Official site of the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism).

  • Virtual Galapagos! – Take an extraordinary journey through wildlife and adventure with the TerraQuest Team. A MUST VISIT SITE for kids and parents alike!

  • Volcanoes of the World – Learn all about volcanoes, where they are located, current eruptions and you can even ask questions!

  • The Whirligig Farm – Whirligigs, windmills and kinetic sculpture.

  • WWW Select-A-Dog – Learn all about the different breeds of dogs. Interesting facts and photos.

  • White House for Kids – Write the President, find out about Bo the dog and lots more. 

Online books and stories