Set and Quiddler Daily Puzzles - interactive games for fun, perception, and challenge
http://www.setgame.com/ - this game is for all ages.
AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons.
Unlimited practice is available on each topic which allows thorough mastery of
the concepts. A wide range of lessons (Kindergarten through Eighth grade level)
enables learning or review to occur at each individual's current level. Try the
lesson pages by clicking on one of the grades at the top or a topic area on the
left side of the page.
http://www.hoagiesgifted.org/brain_teasers.htm - A collection of links from Hoagie's Gifted.
This site has a variety of games for all ages.
You can solve a variety of problems here.
http://www.kidspsych.org/space html - For
ages 1-9 - tests short term memory.
This is an excellent exercise in visual spatial relationships and memory. Once
you have accomplished it with the black squares in one place, then move the
black square around and try again. This puzzle exercises the right brain very
ages 1-9- http://www.kidspsych.org/rotate.html
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/ - This site is filled with games that will give you practice in
skills you're learning at school. They're fun, too!!
http://www.schooltimegames.com/ - SchoolTimeGames.com
offers fun learning activities for students, ages 9 and up. There are a variety
of engaging games, puzzles, and activities that are connected to major subject
areas in today's school curriculum.
A potpourri of educational games, etc. Try it - it's fun!
Music and Musicians
Database - http://www.laphil.com/philpedia/musicians-database.cfm
Brought to you by the Los
Angeles Philharmonic, this site allows people to browse music by title or
composer. One can search for biographies of composers, conductors, musical
artists, or even Los Angeles Philharmonic musicians. When conducting a search
by composer, it displays upcoming performance dates at Walt Disney Concert Hall
featuring that person's pieces. Also included are audio samples of various
Willard Wigan Micro
Sculptures - http://www.willard-wigan.com/default.aspx
Read about this artist who
creates sculptures of such small proportions that you need a microscope to see
them. Each piece typically sits within the eye of a needle or on a pinhead. As
a creative outlet to deal with dyslexia at school, Willard started making
minute pieces of art from the age of 5. This site features a gallery of his
work, including replicas of the Statue of Liberty, Tutankhamen, and Marilyn