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(and great sites for learning through play)
HomeworkSpot.com is a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.
AOL Kids is AOL's special kids' service that features content and tools designed just for children on the Internet.
BrainPop Jr. creates animated, curriculum-based content that engages students, supports educators, and bolsters achievement. Logon info - username: qesch Password: pop
ipl2 for kids is a public service organization and a learning/teaching environment. To date, thousands of students and volunteer library and information science professionals have been involved in answering reference questions for our Ask an ipl2 Librarian service and in designing, building, creating and maintaining the ipl2's collections.
Refdesk Homework Helper provides help in all subjects to students in every grade.
Fact Monster from Pearson Education
BBC Learning for students
ABC Teach has materials for preschool through 8th grade
ABC Learn from ABC network
Think and Learn from Kidport. Kidport is an Internet-based educational service designed to help K-8 students excel in school. It provides a unique, multi-step program to create empowered learners, not simply good students.
Pitara It is possible to make the experience of education, learning and growing-up fun and, at the same time, reinforce and promote the right value-system.
Scholastic on-line activities and learning
MrNussbaum An interactive website designed specifically for students in grades K - 8.
Quiz-Tree Everybody learns better when they are having fun! Here at Quiz-Tree.com you will find educational games and quizzes on many subjects, including Math, Reading, Spanish, Geography, SAT, Spelling, Music and more.
I Know That Subscription site
English Language Arts (ELA) Resources
Read to me, please ...
TumbleBooks e-books for e-kids
Story Online from the Screen Actor Guild's Foundation
Magic Keys Children's Storybooks online
KidPub Membership required to publish your own stories
Light Up Your Brain Free audio stories for kids
StoryPlace Library from the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County, NC
Sites to reinforce classroom ELA learning...
BrainPop Jr. Reading and Writing Logon info - username: qesch Password: pop
ReadWriteThink from International Reading Association (IRA) and The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
Game Goo Learning that sticks!
Glogster Poster yourself!
Grammar Practice Park Play games and practice your grammar!
MakeBeliefsComix Create your own comics!
MixBook Make your own photo book!
Place Value Practice:
AAA Math Customized by grade level and topic, AAA Math features explanations of various mathematical topics, practice problems and fun, challenging games.
Academic Skill Builders Our research-based and standards-aligned free educational math games and language arts games will engage, motivate, and help teach students.
BrainPop Jr. Math Logon info - username: qesch Password: pop
Cool Math Cool Math 4 Kids is a math site specially designed for what kids like and how they learn! Math really CAN be fun and really CAN be easy to learn.
Fun Brain Numbers This site includes 17 original games based on soccer, car racing and much more Other games include Math Baseball, where a child can score runs with correct answers and Operation Order, where students can build pyramids with their knowledge of algebra.
H.I.P. Pocket Change U.S. Mint website for students
Illuminations from the The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
IXL Fee Membership Site Practice makes perfect, and IXL makes math practice fun. With unlimited math questions in more than 1,000 topics, students improve their skills and confidence and always have new challenges to meet.
Johnny's Math Page Interactive math tools and activities for kids and their teachers
Math Cats fun interactive math projects, math games, math art and crafts, math writing contests, math story problems, even a magic chalkboard!
Multiplication.com interactive games
Teach R Kids Math some free activities
Toy Theater Toy Theater is a collection of early learning activities to be used as another tool in the teachers toolbox. An eclectic "Theater" of learning toys, Toy Theater is a safe place to play and learn.
Social Studies Resources
Continents and Oceans:
Martin Luther King, Jr.:
Animal Guide from Monteray Bay Aquarium
BrainPop Jr. Science Logon info - username: qesch Password: pop
Cool Science for Kids from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Ology from the American Museum of Natural History
Pebble Go Logon info... username: queensbury password: library
Area Museums and Community Events
Adirondack Museum Blue Mountain Lake, NY
The Baseball Hall of Fame Cooperstown, NY
The Chapman Historical Museum Glens Falls, NY
The Hyde Center Glens Falls, NY
New York State Museum Albany, NY
The Schenectady Museum and Planetarium Schenectady, NY
The Wild Center Tupper Lake, NY
World Awareness Children's Museum Glens Falls, NY