Math Websites to Use at Home
Visit the following website for our daily math lessons, homework, and skill practice:
Problem Solving with Max:
Math Magician (test your math skills against the clock):
Helpful Websites to Use at Home
READING AND LANGUAGE ARTS WEBSITESRead with Clifford online:
Word Builder (practice building words):
There are other types of games on this site.
Fun Brain reading games:
Character trading cards:
Book Adventures (search for books by reading level or interest):
Wacky Web Tales:
Write Your Own Play:
Noun and Verb Sorting:
Writing Web Sites
http://www.kids-space.org./bean/bean.html A cute website to publish your writing! It is also great for reading other children’s writing.
http://www.rhymezone.com/ This site allows you to type in a word and it will give you rhyming words, synonyms, antonyms, or a definition for the word.
http://littleplanettimes.com/ This website has a creative page that you can post your stories/poems. There is a central theme (problem) about a character and you can send in solutions on how to solve the problem.
http://library.thinkquest.org/5109/ You can read and solve mysteries or write an ending to the mysteries.
www.eduplace.com/fakeout A series of vocabulary words for different grade levels. You have to choose the definition that they think the word is.
http://www.funbrain.com/grammar A cute game to reinforce the parts of speech. The game has two levels.
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/ Excellent poetry site. You can read models of different types of poetry and write your own poetry.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/listenandwrite/home.htm Students can read, listen to, and create poems. They also meet the twins and when they go into the simile satellite. Students can also create poems by filling in the blanks.
http://www.school-house-rock.com/GrammarRock.html Cute songs for grammar. All lyrics are listed on website and you can listen to them!
http://www.meddybemps.com/9.700.html It has story starters with picture prompts to encourage writing.
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/archives/writing_bugs.shtml This page, Writing Bugs, offers many story starters. If you click on the story starter, you can download it on fancy paper.
http://www.techlearning.com/content/working/ A teacher resource site. This site has technology websites and articles.
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hme/k_5/proofread/index.html Proofreading site. Very good!
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/Great site. Offers MANY websites for different skills in all areas.
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