Sites for Kids

Check out these kid-friendly sites with educational activities and games...
Note:  These linked websites have been approved by a teacher.  However, not all possible links from these sites (to further sites) can be supervised.  Students are to use these sites as directed by the teacher; they are not for unsupervised extended exploration beyond the designated sites.

 Reading, Writing, Spelling activity websites:

Tumblebooks - Books and stories read-aloud, grades K-6, plus quizzes, spelling and word games

Between the Lions from PBS Kids


PBS Kids - reading strategies in an entertaining way

Time for Kids -- read great information articles!

Starfall - Reading readiness and early independent reading, with activities

Scholastic Books Teachers - Computer Lab Favorites: section for K-2, and section for grades 3-5

Story Place - May be slow to load; good story themes for P-2

Read, Write, - picture match - -- Match beginning letter, short vowel, or long vowel sounds.


Computer games & computer skills for kindergarten
What's in the bag?
Upper Case & Lower Case practice
Jan Brett - Make a Gingerbread Friend
Jan Brett - Make a Gingerbread House
Dot-to-Dot Disney site

 First Grade

Computer games & computer skills for first grade
 Animal websites

San Diego Zoo -  Animal Bytes

National Geographic Kids - Animals
 Social Studies
KidsFarm - farm & ranch animals, wild animals
Geography games from National Geographic

The Yuckiest Site on the Internet! - gross science stuff!
 General Educational Games in all subject areas

Professor Garfield - Reading, Art, Music Comic Creator

Learning Planet


Illuminations -Math games for K-12 from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics