April 2009

Levers made simple: Kid friendly site for anyone under 11 years old!
Frontier Alaska Game: Think you've got what it takes to survive in the Alaska Wilderness?
At APTE’s Puzzle Center, you can make your very own puzzles: Crosswords, Word Scrambles, Anagrams, Secret Codes—there’s a brainteaser for every stripe of puzzler. Your students can also send their puzzles to friends and family.
This Multilingual eGlossary provides definitions for mathematics terms in 13 languages (Arabic, Bengali, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, English, Haitian Creole, Hmong, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Urdu, Vietnamese). **Mostly for grades 6-12 but some vocabulary would be helpful for Elementary**
Think Green Classroom: Earth Month Activities for K-5
Videos, interactives, lesson plans, etc.
Google has just announced a new feature called Google News Timeline. It shows you the news in the form of a ….timeline, with images and the first sentence or two of the story.


Google Earth Search: Search for Google Earth files associated with your subject and grade level

The Handwashing Challenge is a simple interactive exercise that teaches about the importance of…handwashing.

http://photopeach.com/  ...easily upload photos, select a soundtrack, and send the resulting slideshow (with built-in transitions) via email, to a friend in Facebook, embed it on your blog, or send the URL to colleagues. Fast and easy!
Vocaroo a cool online voice recording service that is super easy to use (and it doesn’t require a login or password.) After you’ve recorded your voice, you can email the audio file to someone, embed it into your blog, wiki, or webpage, or save it to your hard drive.

Woices It allows the user to easily leave an audio message about a specific place. That message can then be listened to by others.
PBS Video is a new site where online videos of all PBS programs can be found in one place.