reading and being read to daily… being physically active… writing… playing cards & dice games… playing outside… drawing… crafts… finishing homework… playing pretend… board games… exploring interests
International Children’s Digital Library: http://en.childrenslibrary.org/
Collection of outstanding historical and contemporary books from throughout the world.
Reading Rockets: http://www.readingrockets.org
Reading guides and resources for parents to help children develop literacy skills.
Ms. Waltke’s site: http://classroom.jc-schools.net/waltkek/
Teacher-created website with unit content, spelling words and exercises.
(Have your library card and PIN number handy!) Found in the database section of the Teton County Library’s website. Offers animated films of several storybook favorites. Some storybook films are also in Spanish. Includes games and activities related to the books.
Math Dictionary for Kids: http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com
Interactive dictionary with concepts, examples and activities.
Cool Math: http://www.coolmath4kids.com
Lessons and games to review math for children up to 13.
(Have your library card and PIN number handy!) Online resource available through the TC Library. Provides live tutoring in English and Spanish in subject areas; offers tests in areas including reading, writing, math, science to test key learning objectives.
Internet Public Library: http://ipl.org/div/kidspace
Homework help for elementary school students.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: http://www.metmuseum.org
Virtual visit to MOMA in New York City and activities for children.
San Francisco Symphony Kids: http://www.sfskids.org
Learn about musical instruments, hear what they sound like and then make your own music in the music lab.
The Kennedy Center ArtsEdge: http://www.artsedge.kennedy-center.org
ArtsEdge is the Kennedy Center’s free digital resource for teaching and learning in, through and about the arts.
National Geographic: http://www.kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids
Activities, facts and stories about animals, people and places.
Fun Brain: http://www.funbrain.com
Mad libs, online math, reading and arcade games.
Dr. Seuss: http://www.seussville.com
Games, videos and resources based on Dr. Seuss books and characters.
Sadlier-Oxford Student Center: http://www.sadlier-oxford.com/phonics/student.cfm
Games to develop literacy skills for each grade level.
Dr. Mike’s Math Games: http://www.dr-mikes-math-games-for-kids.com/index.html
Activities and ideas for online and at home games.