January Links of the Month

SMART board tip for January:how to create a memory game using question flippers
Spelling City: Online spelling program that makes practicing for spelling tests fun.
Copyright Free Image Search on Google: Students can use this search engine to find images that are copyright free
Show World: Select a subject from the top menu and watch the countries on the map change their size. Instead of land mass, the size of each country will represent the data for that subject --both its share of the total and absolute value.
Worldmapper: A collection of world maps, where territories are re-sized on each map according to the proportion of different resources they share, and by their contributions to human society.
Secret Builders: a virtual world with an emphasis on creativity and historical adventure for children aged 6–14. On SecretBuilders.com, children are exposed to stories and concepts from the arts and humanities as they interact and play among fictional and historical characters, including Shakespeare, Sherlock Holmes, Galileo and Socrates. The site also provides creative contests with real-world impact.
UpToTen Game and Activity Search Engine  If you’d like to be able to suggest online games and activities that will help young and special-needs children improve their coordination, logic, or computer skills, then look no further than UpToTen’s search page.