K-8 Resources

Reading Street Resources Find tons of Reading Street PowerPoints, downloads, online games for first grade, second grade, third grade, fourth grade, fifth grade, sixth grade, and elementary links.

Math Calculators

      

       

Renaissance Place Home Connect

TEACHING RESOURCES (TEACHERS Gr. 3-6)
http://www.lauracandler.com
Fellow grade 5 teacher Laura Candler has redesigned her wonderful website Teaching Resources. “This site is jam-packed with activities and pintables to make your lessons come alive and put the joy back in teaching”
Her File Cabinet link has invaluable resources for Literacy, Math, Science, Health, Social Studies, Learning Centers Seasonal Activities, and Odds N Ends.

Free online books, poems, essays, short stories, plays and non-fiction for students and teachers. The site features over 8,000 books and 3,500 authors.

Educational Games for Science, Math, English, Social Studies, Health, Arts and Music, and Technology.

 WatchKnow - Videos for kids to learn from

Mathtrain.TV is a free educational "kids teaching kids" project from Mr. Marcos & his students at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, CA.

Pete's PowerPoint Station - free presentations in PowerPoint format & free interactive activities for kids

 

LiteracyCentere.net - the early childhood education network

Internet Public Library - collections of resources from the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians' Internet Index (LII) websites.

 Kids Know It Network - Making education fun and free. Free educational websites for the young, and the young at heart.

 Starfall.com - phonemic awareness practice is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, special education, homeschool, and English language development

 Digital History - for everything history

 PBS Kids - It's My Life

 HowToStudy.com - free study skills resource site

 Exploratorium - the museum of science, art, and human perception

 Alabama.gov - Official State of Alabama Portal

 HistoryTeacher.net - Updated with new items regularly

 APT Plus - Learn something new everyday

 TerraQuest Antartica - take a virtual trip

 FREE - Federal Resources for Educational Excellence

 Dositey.com - Grades K-8 games and more

MUSIC
    Virtual Piano
    Music Tech Teacher
    The Music Interactive

ANIMALS
   Walking with Dinosaurs
    Download a Dinosaur
    DinoDictionary.com
    National Zoo
   The Electronic Zoo
   Healthy Pet Tips
   National Wildlife Federation
   Kids Planet
   Insectclopedia
   Animal Diversity Web
   Wild Finder
   Enchanted Learning

 ASTRONOMY
    NinePlanets.org
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory
    The Hubble
    National Air and Space Museum
    Space Today Online
    Star Journey
    Eye on the Sky
    Earth & Moon Viewer

AUTHORS
    Haemibalgassi.com
    Jan Brett
    Eric Carle
    Beverly Cleary
    Kristine O'Connell George
    Will Hobbs
    Deborah Hopkinson
    Jane Kurtz
    Ann McGovern
    Laura Numeroff
    Tamora Pierce
    Dav Pilkey
    Gary Paulsen
    Robert Quackenbush
    Cynthia Leitich Smith
    Janet Stevens

BIOLOGY
   Body & Mind
   Bugs in the News
   Cells Alive
   Tour of Visible Human
   InnerBody
   Microbes, Bacteria, etc
   Kids Regenaration
   Biomes

CURRENT EVENTS
   ABC News
   FEMA for Kids
   Future State
   MSNBC
   Time for Kids
   PBS Newshour
   National Public Radio
   Daily Mountain Eagle
   Cullman Times

EARTH SCIENCE
   Exploratorium
   Earthquakes for Kids
   Minerals by Name
   Savage Earth

ENVIRONMENT
   FEMA
   Hurricane Hunters
   Ecosystems
   Sierra Club
   USA Today Weather
   Weather Wiz Kids
   Kids Wilderness Survival

GEOGRAPHY
   Fifty States
   CIA World Factbook
   National Geographic Travel
   National Park Service

GOVERNMENT
   Office of Alabama Governor
   Alabama Attorney General
   Alabama Senate
   Alabama Legislature
   Alabama History Online
   US House of Representatives
   Library of Congress
   US Senate
   The Whitehouse
   US Government for Kids (K-2)
   US Government for Kids (3-5)
   US Government for Kids (6-8)
   Congress for Kids
   Kids in the House
   Political Sites
   Legislative Information

GAMES
   Kids Astronomy
   The World of Miamiopia
   Dinosaur Games
   Kids Biology Game
   Math Games
   KidsGeo.com
   Memory Games
   Spelling Games
   Funology.com
   A Game A Day
   Make Belief Comix
   Fun Brain
   Fun School
   MIKIDS
   Primary Games
   Chess Academy
   Games for the Brain
   Rainforest Math
   PoissonRouge.com
   Physics Simulation
   Geography Games

 Language Arts
   Grammar & Writing
   The Writing Center
   Internet 4 Classrooms Language Arts

 Look-it-up
   Dictionary.com
   Fact Monster

 PEOPLE
   U.S. Presidents
   First Ladies
   The Academy of Achievement
   Women of Past & Present