Parents

****Keeping Children Safe Online - Resources for Parents****

  • Family Media Agreements
  • Common Sense Media Site - This site has ratings, education, and resources for parents and educators on movies, video games, internet safety, digital citizenship, etc.. It is a "must know about" website for ALL parents!
  • Netsmartz.org - "NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline. The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement. With resources such as videos, games, activity cards, and presentations, NetSmartz entertains while it educates."


Elementary School Student & Parent Websites


ABCya.com - This website provides fun educational games for kids in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

FunBrain - Educational games in all areas. There are “parent-kid challenges,” “homework relief,” and “books on the run” links..

PBS For Parents - This site has guides on topics such as child development, curriculum, & technology. There are also games, stories, & guides to PBS TV programs.

Time for Kids - This site has resources for parents including virtual tours around the world, kid-appropriate current events stories, homework help, and games.

Virginia Department of Education - This site has information about the Standards of Learning (SOLs) including practice tests as well as much more!


Middle School Parent & Student Websites


Interactive Quizzes - This site is a free resource for students to help prepare for SOL testing.

Scholastic for Parents - This site has printable worksheets and resources for helping your child with math, technology, reading, and science.

FunBrain - Educational games in all areas. There are “parent-kid challenges,” “homework relief,” and “books on the run” links..

Time for Kids - This site has resources for parents including virtual tours around the world, kid-appropriate current events stories, homework help, and games.

Virginia Department of Education - This site has information about Standards of Learning (SOLs) including practice tests for your child’s grade level. There are also parent resources as well as much more!

High School Student & Parent Websites


Read Write Think - Log on to this website and click on the “Parent and After school Resources” link on the top right. Here you will find games, printouts, activities, projects, how to guides, tools, podcasts, etc…

Quizlet - Be successful with your study skills by creating your own flashcards and quizzing yourself on vocabulary terms in any subject area with this website.

Thinkfinity - Go to this website and click on the “At home & Ater school” link. Here you will find activities, tools, games, videos, and worksheets.

Virginia Department of Education - This site has information about Standards of Learning (SOLs) including practice tests for your child’s grade level. There are also parent resources as well as much more!