good websites / kid friendly

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  1. corral_gal

    corral_gal Rookie

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    any good links to free educational games for my after school kids to play on? They get 30 minutes on monday and wednesday and they get bored with the same ol' same ol'. thanks
     
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  3. JaimeMarie

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    What age do you have?

    How Stuff Works
    Soda Play
    Paper Craft

    1. www.learningpage.com (Worksheets & More!)

    2. m-w.com (Dictionary & Thesaurus)

    3. www.rainforestmaths.com (Math K-6)

    4. www.4teachers.org (Great Tools and Project Info)

    5. jc-schools.net/tutorials/interactive.htm (Stuff for all!)

    6. www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/atlas (!)

    7. librivox.org (FREE Audiobooks!)

    8. www.flatstanley.com (Flat Stanley)

    9. forsythcountyschools.org/kadkins/spreadsheet.htm (Excel!)

    10. www.pics4learning.com (Copyright Released Images)

    11. classroom.jc-schools.net/basic (Basic Skills - Interactive)

    1. gamequarium.com (Games. Tutorials. and More!)

    2. www.quia.com/shared (Great for Stations...)

    3. www.funbrain.com (Also Great For Stations...)

    4. www.edu4kids.com (Online Flashcards)

    5. www.iknowthat.com (Science, Math - Interactive)

    6. panoramas.dk (Quick Time Virtual Reality - QTVR)

    7. www.epals.com (E-Mail Penpals - Keypals!
     
  4. JaimeMarie

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    Here are some more.
    1. www.lizardpoint.com/fun (Geography and more)

    2. www.mrdonn.org (Lots of Areas!)

    3. www.awesomelibrary.org (Tons of resources!)

    4. cp.c-ij.com/english/3D-papercraft (Origami PLUS!)

    5. www.getreadytoread.org (PK - 2 Resources)

    6. www.center.k12.mo.us/Edtech/resources (Smart Board!)

    7. www.learner.org (Resources and Support)

    8. www.ipl.org (Internet Public Library)

    9. www.readwritethink.org (Tools for Literacy!)

    10. grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar (Grammar!)

    11. www.mathsnet.net/logo/turtlelogo (LOGO Programming)

    12. ccl.northwestern.edu/netlogo (NetLOGO)

    13. www.cdli.ca/CITE/themes.html (Themed Resources)

    14. www.numsum.com (Spreadsheet Space)

    15. www.nytimes.com/learning (NY Times Learning Net.)

    16. gslc.genetics.utah.edu (Genetics for All!)

    17. ology.amnh.org (Astronomy, Paleontology, & Genetics for Elementary)

    18. www.howstuffworks.com (HowStuffWorks)

    19. simulator.investopedia.com (Stockmarket Game)

    20. www.shambles.net/pages/staff/bogusweb (T or F??)

    21. www.windows.ucar.edu (Windows on the Universe)

    22. www.earthweek.com (Diary of the Planet)

    23. www.frogweb.gov (Amphibian Loss Information)

    24. insected.arizona.edu (Insects in the classroom)

    25. www.sciam.com/askexpert (Ask an expert!)

    26. www.enature.com (Online Field Guides & Life Lists)

    27. animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu (Animal Diversity Web)

    28. mbgnet.mobot.org (Biomes of the World)

    29. www.nasa.gov/home/?flash=0 (NASA)

    30. eos-webster.sr.unh.edu (Climate Change & More)

    31. www.education.noaa.gov (Weather for all)

    32. www.efieldtrips.org (FREE Online Field Trips)

    33. www.learningscience.org (Learn Science!)

    34. csmith.info/clocks/teachingtime (Clocks for Teaching)

    35. www.webmath.com (Mathematical Solvers)

    36. www.coolmath4kids.com (Cool Math...)

    37. www.kidsbank.com (How Money Works)

    38. www.shodor.org/interactivate (Interactive Math Tools)

    39. www.cut-the-knot.org (Math Tools & More)

    40. www.thatquiz.com (Interactive Math Quizzes)

    41. www.thetruth.com (Tobacco Advertising...)

    42. www.entre-ed.org (Entrepreneurial Education)

    43. www.eyewitnesstohistory.com (Eyewitness Reports)

    44. www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook (Factbook)

    45. www.historyplace.com (The History Place)

    46. bensguide.gpo.gov (Our Nation K - 8)

    47. ipl.org/youth/stateknow (Info on the States)

    48. www.readingrockets.org (Early Literacy)

    49. www.starfall.com (Interactive Early Literacy)

    50. www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown (Children's Literature)

    51. www.childrenslibrary.org (Children's Digital Library)

    52. teachers.ash.org.au/jeather/writingfun/writingfun.html

    53. k-12music.org (Tremendous Collection of Music)

    54. www.mcrel.org/lesson-plans/arts/arts.asp (Arts and Music)

    55. www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/musicold.htm (Music & Lyrics)

    56. pecentral.org (Physical Education Central)

    57. www.emints.org/ethemes (Many, Many Resources)

    58. www.bbc.co.uk/languages (Languages from BBC)
     
  5. corral_gal

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    WOW..... i love this forum! u guys are so great!

    I have first thru sixth graders so the variation of sites is awesome!! thanks ladies!
     
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    starfall is the BEST! My kids love, love, love it!
     

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