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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Awesome Math Site for K-12

Amazing Website Covers Science, Social Studies, Writing k-12 Videos, Slideshows,

This website has it all.  Free short clips of videos, games to tie into those videos, teaching tools, it is amazing and it is FREE!  It is good for any age group.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

PBS Health and Nutrition Videos

Wondrous Worksheet Teacher Website Review and Giveaway (EXP 6/30)

Wondrous Worksheets is a website that is designed for children from age 3 to about 4th grade. There are a couple of sections that are available for 5th grade but it is mainly a primary site.  It appears that they are expanding to include more materials for the upper grades.  You can also generate your own Math worksheets, choosing the number of problems. There are is over 800 worksheets covering the following topics:

  • Math  

  • Science  

  • Hand Writing  

  • Grammar  

  • Spelling  

  • Reading Comprehension  

  • Social Studies

  • The worksheets are decorated with a child’s illustration and can be saved as a pdf.   This allows them to be printed as many times as needed.  This site is very reasonably priced.  

    I will be giving away a one year subscription to this website.
     In order to be entered you have to visit their site, click on the Picture Gallery and tell me your favorite picture.  You also must be a follower of my blog.  Please leave a comment for each entry with your email.

    2nd Entry
    Submit artwork through the website and let them know I sent you.

    3rd Entry
    Sign up for my email. 

    Sunday, May 15, 2011

    Social Studies for Kids

    Reading powerpoints

    Powerpoint Palooza

    Over 220 different powerpoints

    Colonial History

    Colonial Williamsburg Kids Pages- Includes online exhibits, activities, videos and activities

    Colonial Williamsburg Online Museum

    School in Colonial Times






    Daily Life

    Free Slideshows

    Homework Help for Middle School and High School Math Students

    PBS- Ancient Cultures Free Videos

    Discovery Channel Free Educational Videos

    Discovery Channel Dinosaur Videos

    Math games

    Creative ideas for students with special needs in Writing 1st-5th grade

    Website of Graphic Organizers

    Excellent resource to use with the leveled readers

    Saturday, May 14, 2011

    New Giveaway $25 Gift Certificate 6/14

    In order to win the $25 giveaway you must be a follower of this blog.  For a 2nd entry put this giveaway on your Facebook account.  For a third entry you may Tweet about this giveaway.  Please put one post for every thing that you do.  Also post your email account.

    Tuesday, May 10, 2011

    Good Ideas for Literacy Centers

    Math Website
    The IXL has K-8 Math material.  You can do 20 practice problems a day for free.  It allows you to choose what type of practice and what grade level you would like to do.

    Awesome Educational Games

    Awesome educational games leveled according to grade level.   Check it out!

    Sunday, May 8, 2011

    Buzz Light Year Refrigerator Pad (Ends 5/31)

    Official Buzz Light Year Refrigerator Pad with 100 sheets of lined paper.  It is 3 inches wide by 8 inches long at the longest point with a cut out of Buzz Light Year.  It also has a large magnet on the back.  For US residents only.

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    Awesome Science Website

    Finding good Science videos to demonstrate different Science concepts can sometimes be a challenge.  Check out these two sites they have some awesome experiments and explanations on how they work.

    Friday, May 6, 2011

    Awesome Website Pre-K to 8th grade Materials

    This website covers everything from Phonics, Reading, Science, Social, Math at all grades levels differientiated.  It is a high interest site focused around Garfield the Cat.  It also includes free books with vocabulary.

    Thursday, May 5, 2011

    Book Adventure

    Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children create their own book lists from over 7,000 recommended titles, take multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read, and earn points and prizes for their literary success.  This is an awesome resource for children and parents of all ages.  Your child can earn a free Highlights Magazine subscriptions as one of the prizes.  Check it out!