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IXL Math: www.ixl.com/signin/mwe The school purchased a subscription for student Grades 1 - 5 to practice math. Student user names and passwords are the same as Benchmark Literacy, Type to Learn 4, and their Science Textbook.
Probability Practice: http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/probability-5-studyjams-interactive-math-activities
Khan Academy: http://www.khanacademy.org/ Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.
http://www.multiplication.com/learn/fact-navigator A fun way to learn the multiplication table.
http://www.coolmath4kids.com/ A website that has a lot of fun math games to play as they learn math.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html Helps students understand mathematics using “manipulatives”….visual objects that help illustrate mathematical relationships and applications. Manipulatives allow students to visually examine, explore and develop concepts.
Counting Money: http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/counting_money/
Comparing Money: http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/comparing_money/
Discovering Coin Values: http://www.toonuniversity.com/flash.asp?err=569&engine=
Grampa's Game: http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/GrandpasGame/default.htm
Language Arts Websites
Raz-Kids http://www.raz-kids.com/main/Login A great place to practice reading and vocabulary. Ask your teacher for your log-in information. Parents can sign up to monitor the progress of their child by clicking on Parent in the upper right hand corner of the same log in screen, then register for an account.
Starfall: http://www.starfall.com A free public service to teach children to read with phonics.
Tumblebooks: http://www.finditva.com/ Click on Elementary/Middle School. On the next page, scroll down to Tumblebooks. new link
A collection of animated, talking picture books perfect for elementary school children. These were created from existing picture books, adding sound, animation, music, and narration to create an electronic picture book.
Storyline Online: http://www.storylineonline.net/ An online streaming video program featuring Screen Actor Guild members reading children's books outloud.
Acrostic Poems: http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/acrostic/ This site walks you through writing an acrostic poem.
Wordle http://www.wordle.net Type in words and see what comes out.
A Dolch Story to read:
A Dolch Story to read:http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/dolch_store/indexstore.html
Learning Planethttp://www.learningplanet.com/stu/index.asp Activities to do for different grade levels.
Computer Lab Favorites:
Computer Lab Favorites:http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/clf/tguidesitemap.htm 50 short language arts and math activities
Mr. Nussbaumhttp://www.mrnussbaum.com/langgames.htm various games for language arts and math
Sequencing 2 http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/match/term/matchgeneric2.asp?filename=jwildedirections1 Practice building a snowman in the correct sequence.
Sequencing 3 http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/trophies/rsr/new_news2.html Practice putting news stories in the correct order.
Sequencing 4 http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/match/term/matchgeneric2.asp?filename=jwildesequence Practice tying your shoes in the correct order.
Storybird.com http://storybird.com/ A free site where teachers can create classes (by invite or code) and assignments and students write poems, picture books, or chapter books with accompanying art to choose from.
MyStoryBook www.mystorybook.com Make children's storybooks online for free. Get your book published to share with family. Read stories in our free online children's book library.
Think Central: https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/ePC/logout.do Our online Science Textbook.. Uses the same username and password as Type to Learn 4 and Benchmark Universe.
Learn about the Earth, sun, and the moon: http://www.earthsunmoon.co.uk
Make your own Tornado: http://whyfiles.org/013tornado/3.html
Earth and Space Science activities: http://www.learningscience.org/earthsci.htm
Journey North: http://www.learner.org/jnorth/tm/
Rockingham: http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/resources/elementary/4history.htm Great technology resources for fourth grade history.
Business Buddies http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/BusinessBuddies/eco001.htm A student web lesson about goods and services, consumers and producers.
EconEd Link 1: http://www.econedlink.org/lessons/index.php?lid=642&type=student A website about Goods and Services.
EconEd Link 2: http://www.econedlink.org/lessons/index.php?lid=457&type=student A website about Consumers and Producers.
EconEd Link 3: http://www.econedlink.org/lessons/index.php?lid=419&type=educator A website about Capital and Human resources.
Interactive Quizzes for Reading and Language Arts: http://www.iq.poquoson.org/languagearts.htm
SOL Writing Practice for 5th Grade Students:
SOL English, Math, and Science Practice for 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade students:
Jeopardy Labs https://jeopardylabs.com/ A site that quizzes the student on various topics in a jeopardy format. Students are able to create their own jeopardy games as well. Try these quizzes created by our own students.
MWES Matter5 by Ronaldo and Hasan
MWES American Revolution by Edwin and Eric
Solar System 417 by Caleb and Ajaylah
Matter 777 by Quynh
MWES American Revolutionary War 2 by Emily and Lucero
MWES Presidents by Mikayla and Naria
MWES History abour Jamestown and VA by Kyla and Sammy
Career Start 3/What Do You Like?:
Guidance:We Do Listen: http://www.wedolisten.com/
Guidance: Stop Bullying: http://www.stopbullying.gov/kids/what-you-can-do/index.html
Guidance: Arthur Feelings: http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/aboutface/
Type to Learn 4: This typing program is now available for you to use at home. It is web-enabled. You download the program onto your home computer and it communicates with the company's server to store your child's progress so when they get to school, they can continue where they left off. Click here for directions on how to download the program to your home computer.
National Geographic Kids http://www.finditva.com/ Click on Elementary/Middle School. On the next page scroll down to National Geographic Kids.
Reputable, authoritative, and appropriate content that brings children aged 6-14 the world in a way they've never seen it before. Fun and substantive, National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.
PebbleGo : www.pebblego.com PebbleGo is an animal database designed specifically for K-3 emergent readers and researchers. It features more than 200 animal articles correlated to life science standards, animal audio and video, carefully leveled text, educational games, and innovative read-aloud capabilities.
Study Jams: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/
Brain Pop: https://www.brainpop.com/
This site is only for students who are specifically enrolled.
Earobics Connections Group: click here
Ms. Hagardorn's Webquest http://www.culpeperschools.org/kwalter/civilwar.html
PBS Kids: www.pbskids.org
Interactive Sites for Education http://interactivesites.weebly.com/
Cool Carney's Website http://www.aasd.k12.wi.us/staff/boldtkatherine/index.htm Things for all grade levels to do in all subjects.
IXL Website http://www.ixl.com/promo?partner=google&campaign=1099&adGroup=Family+subscribe+page&gclid=CJXmoJjuqrsCFYl9Ogod_hkANg Practice with math and language arts topics for all grade levels.
ABCya Website www.abcya.com A website that has fun, interactive activities in Reading and Math for each grade level.
3. Number Train: practice counting in order: http://www.learningplanet.com/act/numbertrain/index.asp
Code Studio Course 1 (for students in Grades K-2)
Code Studio Course 2 (for students in Grades 2 - 5)
Code Studio Main Page
Turtle Academy http://turtleacademy.com/lessons/en