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Student Search Engines
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Image Search Engines
If images are used for school projects, make sure that you follow copyright guidelines and cite your sources
(Use NoodleBib for making citations. Click on NoodleBib MLA Starter under Free Tools)

SchoolCenter PictureUnited Streaming/Discovery Education (Username and password required)
Discovery School's Clipart Gallery 
Classroom Clipart
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Language Arts
General Language Arts

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Free Rice - vocabulary 
ASL Pro 
- sign language site 
Rhyme Zone
Idiom Site
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Writing Tools 
Bartlett's Quotations 10th Edition 
Bartleby (Great Books Online) 
Rhyme Zone 
NoodleBib (Tool for making citations. Click on NoodleBib MLA Starter under Free Tools)
Webster Dictionary for Kids 
Children's Book Authors and Illustrators 
Yahoo's Children's Book Authors Index 
Children's Authors Web Index 
Ask Jeeves Kids (Type in the author's name) 
BookPop (Steven Cosgrove) Authors 
Into the Wardrobe (a C.S. Lewis Website)
Children's Encyclopedia of Women 
I'm a Hero 
Amelia Earhart Comes to Life 


Go Grammar 
Daily Grammar
Strunk-Elements of Style


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Book Review Sites 
The Spaghetti Book Club (Read book reviews by students, listen to story tellers, and more.) 
SchoolCenter Picture Game Goo "Learning that Sticks" Reading readiness activities for primary students (requires Flash) 
Kids Reads 
BookAdventure (Very similar to Accelerated Reader)
Fun Language Arts Sites 
SchoolCenter Picture Sheppard Software 

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SchoolCenter Picture Help Kidz Learn 
SchoolCenter Picture Scholastic I SPY
Weekly Reader-Kids
SchoolCenter Picture Stuart Stories
Primary Arts
Kids Domain Reading Games
SchoolCenter Picture Clifford's Website
SchoolCenter Picture Between the Lions-PBS Kids
SchoolCenter PictureLittle Fingers 

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NoodleBib (Tool for making citations. Click on NoodleBib MLA Starter under Free Tools)


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Scholastic Poetry Brainstorming Resources  
Shadow Poetry 
Types of Poetry 
Types of Poetry: Surfing the Net with Kids
Acrostic Poems

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General Math Sites 

SchoolCenter Picture Everyday Math Free Resources 

A+ Math 
Education Place 
Connect the Dots (Counting) 
Cool Math 4 Kids 
Math Resources 

Math Cats 
SchoolCenter PictureMath Drills

SchoolCenter Picture Math Fact Cafe
Oswego City Schools - games by grade 
(Mrs. Hylton used to live in Oswego, NY!)
Rainforest Maths  
TVO Kids Math Games 

SchoolCenter PictureMath Test Activities

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Math in Focus
(school name = cherokee-trail)


SchoolCenter PictureTimers
Clock-Move the Hands
Hours and Minutes Activity 
Time Concentration Activity 
Time Matching Activity 
Clock Talk 
Beat the Clock

Computation and Basic Facts

SchoolCenter Picture Math Magician Games (Oswego City Schools) 
Math Fact Cafe 
Play Kids Games Math Fact Practice Games 
Hungry for Math 
Concept of a Fraction 
Fraction Flag-Thirds 
Fraction Flag-Halves and Quarters
Decimal Numbers Workout 
Introduction to Decimals Matching Game
SchoolCenter Picture  Coin Combo  
Cash Out
Buy It with the Little Farmer
Lemonade Larry 
Funbrain: Change Maker
Coordinate Plane 
Coordinate Pairs Partner Game 
Catch the Fly 
Coordinate Plane Game

  Create a Graph

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Symmetry Quiz 
Tangram Game
General Geometry
Tynker (hour of code)
Science                                                                                                                                                 back to top
General Sites 
Discovery School 
Building Big 
Soda Constructor 
Cool Science for Kids 
How Stuff Works 
Sandlot Science 
I Know That-Science Lab Games 
Women in
(read the magazine)
Biomes of the World 
Biomes - Enchanted Learning 
The World's Biomes (Berkeley) 
Biome Resource Page 
World Wide Biome Project 
A Walk in the Forest
Simple Machines and Inventions 
EdHeads (simple machines simulation & the Odd Machine)
Exploring Simple Machines Webquest
Solar System and Astronomy 
Cosmic Quest 
Nasa Kids 
What is your weight on other planets? 
What is your age on other planets?
Weather and Environment 
Weather Room 
Environment Explorers 
EdHeads (weather simulation)
Volcano Research 
Current Volcano Activity 
Questions About the Effects of Volcanoes 
I Know That 
US Geological Survey 
(Go to "Natural Hazards, and Select a Hazard" to choose volcanoes)
Global Volcanism Program 
Volcano World 
MTU Volcanoes Page
School Science Clips-Using Electricity (BBC) 
ReviseWise Science (BBC) 
The Blobz Guide to Electric Circuits
Animal and Biology 
Online Animal Games-Sheppard Software
Animals-Enchanted Learning 
Animal Search 
San Diego Zoo (Kid Territory) 
In Search of the Ways of Knowing 
Something Froggy 
Organism Menu 
Owl Pellet Dissection 
Kids Go Wild
Chemistry and Matter 
Geology and Earth Science 
Rock Hound 
Rocks and Minerals 
Rocks and Minerals Slide Show 
Sedimentary Rocks 
Igneous Rocks 
Metamorphic Rocks 
Rocks and Soil
Health and Anatomy 
Health Quizzes, Facts & Links 
Web Anatomy (University of Minnesota) includes online quizzes and a Java game 
Nova's Cut to the Heart 
Virtual Body (MEDtropolis)
The Circle of Blood (Franklin Institute) 
Life Science Connections - Bio Simulator 
Hillendale Health 
BBC's Human Body (requires Flash) 
EdHeads (knee & hip surgery)
My Body Scavenger Hunt 
How the Body Works

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Social Studies
Explore the World 
Peace Corp Kids World 
Time for Kids Go Places
SchoolCenter Picture 
World Fact Book (CIA)

Current Events  

CNN Student News 
Time For Kids 
Yahooligan! News 
Yak's Corner
Native Americans 

The Iroquois Nations of the NE 
Iroquois Oral Traditions 
Mohawk Iroquis Village
The Ancient Aztecs 
The Mexica/Aztecs 
Aztec Culture
Facts for Kids: Algonquin Indians 
Resources on the Algonquin 
Glossary of Indian Nations
The Inca Civilization 
Inca Civilization
Pueblo Indians 
Anasazi and Pueblo Indians 
Pueblo Arts 
Geography Quiz (USA)

Perry Castañeda Map Collection

Geography Quiz (World)

Yahooligan's State's Game
National Geographic
Virtual PilotSchoolCenter Picture
World Geography Quizzes
Our Courts - by Sandra Day O'Connor
Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government 
5th Grade Government Webquest
Ask Jeeves Biography Search
Colorado History 
World Book Colorado Page (Access at school only)
Colorado Virtual Library 
Stately Knowledge 
Ask Colorado 
Colorado History in Photos 
Colorado State Symbols 
Bent's Fort Virtual Tour
American History 
American Memory 
Dates in History
The People History- 75 years of History including Pop Culture, Music, Film & TV, Technology, World Events & Cost of Living. 

American Revolution
Liberty! The American Revolution---PBS 
The American Revolution CyberSleuth 
Revolutionary War Web Sites for Kids 
World Almanac for Kids
The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map 
Colonial Life 
All About the Colonial Period 
Reference Resources: Middle Colonies 
Congress for Kids 
From Colonies to Revolution 
IMC Colonies Theme
Explorers of North America 
Explorers ThinkQuest 
Exploring the Explorers 
Enchanted Learning Explorers 
Explorers The Explorers 
QuizHub (US History Quiz)
States Web Games 
Test Your Geography Knowledge-USA
Animated Atlas 
ClassBrain's State Reports (Grades 4-12)
Stately Knowledge (All grades) (Grades 5-12)
U.S. Facts and Statistics (All grades)
Explore the States (Grades 4-12)
State Facts from the U.S. Census Bureau (All grades)
See the U.S.A. WebQuest 
Printable State Maps 
QuizHub (US Map Game & States & Capitals)
Postcards From America (A husband and wife team tour the United States. They send a daily postcard to classes or individuals.)
Geography Quiz (USA) (This site, by Lizardpoint, also includes quizzes for other parts of the world.) 
State Master StateMaster allows students, teachers and researchers the ability to compare US States in some 3,000 different ways.
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Art and Technology 


Leonardo's Perspective 
World of Escher

Mouse Practice

Mouse Tutorial
Mouse Practice
Mouse Program

Technology - reading/math games
SchoolCenter Picture - Internet Safety
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SchoolCenter Picture Dance Mat Typing 
SchoolCenter PictureABCYA Keyboarding Zoo
SchoolCenter PictureKeyboard Climber
SchoolCenter PictureKeySeeker (for Kindie)

The Keyboard Game

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 Hyper Spider Typer

Touch Typing
Typing Test Online 
Keyboarding Online
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SchoolCenter Picture Sheppard Software
Webster Dictionary for Kids 
eLibrary (Username and password required)
World Book

InfoTrack Kids 
Bartleby (Dictionaries and more)
Acronym Finder 
National Geographic 
SchoolCenter PictureWolfram - Knowledge Engine
DCSD Media Center

District Library Catalog
Colorado Virtual Kids Page

CIA World Factbook 

SchoolCenter PictureFact Monster
Medieval Siege 
National Geographic 
Guinness World Records 
Farmer's Almanac
Infoplease- Almanac, Atlas, Biographies, Dictionary, Thesaurus
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