WEB LINKS

  • I-Ready Login - click this link to go to the log-in page for i-Ready
  • Bookshare - click on this link to go to bookshare to read books
  • Reading Plus - This is a literacy program designed to help student build literacy skills
  • Solve Me Puzzles - This is the fun math puzzle website that includes those crazy balance scale math problems!  See how many you can solve!
  •  Sumdog - this is a great website for practicing math facts and drills through games!
  • All About Explorers - Click on this website to learn how to find reliable information about an explorer and how to avoid getting misinformation.
  • American History Research Website - click on this site to collect information and research different periods in American history including the colonial period  and the American Revolution
  • Google for kids' research - this is the site for "kiddle.co"; click on this site to access "kid friendly" google research sites
  • Carbon cycle game - click on this site to learn about the carbon cycle and global warming through this UCAR game site.  Super fun!
  • Crown or Colony - Click on this site to for a pre-American Revolution simuation
  • Counting Cogs - click on this link to do the math activity by the same name.
  • Hour of Code - click on this link to access the website dedicated to teaching students the basics of computer programming
  • Newsela - This is a fabulous non-fiction current events news site for students.
  • Easy Bib - click on this site to use Easy Bib for creating a bibliography
  • American Money - visit this site to learn about all types of our American money.
  • Magnetic Compass - Click on this site to find information about the magnetic compass
  • Caravel ships - Click on this link to learn about caravel ships used by the explorers
  • Your Next Read Enter a book title, author, or genre to get suggestions for what to read next. 
    • Wixie - just click and start creating on wixie
    • Kids Health Organization - this website has links to just about everything you need or want to know about your body and health!
    • Science Buddies - This is a resource for researching and finding science fair projects.
    • Science How Stuff Works- This website is full of interesting science related articles and factoids!   Check it out!
    • Online Rhyming Dictionary - Never be caught without the write rhyming word when writing your own poetry or your own rap songs. Just type in a word and you'll get a list of rhyming words with links to definitions.
    • Learn Out Loud - Access free audio books of classic works of literature. Available as streaming pod-casts or as downloadable files.
    • Learning Games for Kids - Word games to help build vocabulary based on classic literature such as David Copperfield and Huckleberry Fin.
    • Renaissance Learning - This website is for parents explaining how our "accelerated reader program" works.
    • The Leader in Me - based on the 7 habits of effective people, this program was adopted by Douglass and is being rolled out in the 2013-2014 school year.