Find important and useful links here!
Our Google Classroom - our main source of work, links and updates (link coming)
Mr. Johnston Youtube - I post videos, especially math strategies
Elementary Internet Tools - a great site that links to our databases and more
Our Library - check out what's happening at the DDW library
Halton Cloud: Google Docs for Education for Halton. Create documents, spreadsheets, drawings, mindmaps, videos and much more.
DDW Library: search the library from school or home.
Prezi: create a free student account and make amazing presentations.
Scratch - program through blocks, make amazing things!
Khan Academy - watch videos, do assignments on all areas - especially strong in Math
Dreambox: Kids can build math skills and strategies at home or at school.
Map Math - a site with a lot of little games for all strands
Cool Math 4 Kids – neat little mini games for math
Math Magician – are you up the challenge?
Fuel the Brain – more great math mini-games
NCES Kids’ Zone – more great math games
AAA Math – another math site with practice questions
Virtual Manipulatives from Geogebra
Number Sense and Numeration (operations)
Grand Prix Multiplication - race against other players, your speed increases as you get facts correct (pro tip: you can use the 1, 2, 3, 4 keys to get the answer in quicker)
Drag Race Division - same as above, but division facts
Math Fact Shootout – fun way to practice math drills – +,-,x,÷
Math Man – PacMan, with a math twist!
Math Race! – race around using multiplication skills
Deep Sea Dual - play a card game with an Octopus
Concentration - match the numbers in different representations (as a fraction, percent, etc - varying levels)
interactive 3D nets – prisms
interactive 3D nets – pyramids
protractor challenge – try it out and see how awesome you are with a protractor
3D tin – amazing online site for 3D geometry – free, nothing to install, runs entirely online
Decimals, Fractions, Percent
Math is Fun – Great site for working with all three – scroll down to the pizza (fractions), Hundreds chart (percent) and number line (decimal)
Tank Battle – convert and shoot!
Epic: a site that has thousands of books to read. non-fiction, fiction, novels, it's got it all. Our class code is ???
ReadWorks: another site that has a lot of articles. Students can choose books at their own reading level (600-700 is grade 4, 700-800 is grade 5, 800-900 is grade 6, 900-1000 is grade 7)
Wordle: a site that allows you to organize text in a neat, visual way
Learn to type: learn to type to youtube music videos – really cool!
Altec Storyboarding: amazing site for making storyboards
Guys Read: a great boys literacy site
Writing Cube!: great (and fun) way to plan a written piece (narrative story, biography, etc – or create your own!)
Canada Food Guide - learn about healthy eating
Interactive Nutrition Label - explore the label