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OUR MAIN LEARNING WEBSITES

LITERACY

ABC MOUSE

ABCmouse is a comprehensive personalized learning platform for our youngest learners in PreK and Kindergarten. Its reading curriculum spans the entire range of early reading, from learning the names of each letter and the sounds they represent to being able to read books, starting with a few words on a page and gradually advancing to paragraphs. Please contact your homeroom teacher to receive information on how to access your child’s unique learning path in this online classroom library.

RAZ KIDS

Raz-Kids is an award-winning resource that is used for our emerging readers in Kindergarten to 2nd grade. It provides a digital library of differentiated books at 29 levels of difficulty students use to practice reading in school and at home. Students get personalized reading practice and quizzes that track their students’ reading progress.Please contact your homeroom teacher to receive login information for your student.

READING IQ

ReadingIQ is the complete digital library for grades 1-5 that your child can access at any time. With thousands of books to choose from, students are engaged as he or she is guided from one level to the next and develops confidence as a reader. Please contact your homeroom teacher to receive your redemption code to this online classroom library.

EPIC

Epic Books is another amazing digital reading platform with high-quality books from 250+ of the world’s best publishers to develop reading confidence for kids 12 and under. Please contact your homeroom teacher for the classroom code so that they can access assignments and classroom reading collections.

Árvore Do Livros

Avore is an amazing elibrary of literary classics, best sellers, novels, newspapers and magazines from around the world. All titles are in the Portuguese language and support the BNCC (Brazilian National Common Curriculum). Guten News is also provided as a learning platform for our grade 5 students.

Teach Your Monster to Read

For young children in the first stages of learning to read. The game series takes children on a journey through the graphemes; rehearsing recognition, blending and segmenting with each one. Children rehearse tricky words, plus reading whole sentences and captions. Please contact your homeroom teacher for login information.

MATH

i-READY MATH

i‑Ready is a comprehensive assessment and instruction program for Math in grades 1-5. By connecting diagnostic data, i‑Ready pinpoints learners’ strengths and gaps to provide individualized “just-right” math concepts for personalized Instruction. Please contact your child’s teacher for login information.

ZEARN MATH

Zearn is an online curriculum that is designed to complement the Eureka Math program that we use in our face-to-face instruction in grades K-5. This digital platform teaches math as a progression of connected ideas, grounded in visual problem solving and the concrete to pictorial to abstract approach. Please contact your child’s teacher for login information.

DIGITAL SKILLS

TYPING CLUB

Students practicing each lesson until you get all five stars. It really doesn’t take much to learn, a few minutes a day for one to two weeks and you will be a pro!

SCIENCE and SOCIAL STUDIES

BRAIN POP Jr

Animated movies and activities that help children learn difficult science and social studies concepts. Contact homeroom teachers for login information.

LEGENDS of LEARNING

Math and science games created to engage students. Contact homeroom teachers for more login information.

MYSTERY DOUG

Science Videos/ Lessons about fascinating topics.

GENERAL WEBSITES FOR FUN AND GAMES

Starfall

Starfall is a site designed to teach children to read. Perfect for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade, it contains exciting interactive books and phonics games.

Julia’s Rainbow Corner

Julia’s Rainbow Corner is a website for children ages 2-6. It has educational games to help children learn their ABC’s and 123’s.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids is a website from a well known educational television station in the United States. This site has games and more, including many activities with popular characters from books the kids know and love.

FunBrain

FunBrain has online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history).

Sesame Street

On Sesame Street you can play educational games and watch videos with Elmo, Abby, Cookie Monster and all your favorite Sesame Street friends.

Learning Planet

Educational online games for kids in preschool through sixth grade.

Friv

Tons of free games to play.

Kidzsearch

This website contains links to many other websites for kids. Also, it is a kid safe search engine.

Turma da Monica

Turma da Monica is a popular comic book series for children in Brazil. This website is in Portuguese, but has drawings that can help learners new to the language.

Toy Theater (Math/Reading/Art)

Toy Theater is a collection of interactive educational games for your elementary classroom. They are all free and are designed to work on desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices.

READING, LANGUAGE AND SPELLING

WordCentral.com

A service of Merriam-Webster, WordCentral.com offers children a student dictionary, the Daily Buzzword, homework help, and interactive word games.

Merriam-Webster OnLine

The Merriam-Webster Language Center provides a dictionary, thesaurus, and a variety of word games and products..

Ivy’s Dictionaries for Kids

This Web site provides links to reference Web sites such as FactMonster, Bartleby.com, WordNet, Encarta, and Merriam-Webster. It also contains fun word tools, such as the Anagram Server, Tongue Twisters, the Visual Thesaurus, and many more.

Kaboose

Kaboose contains a wealth of literary games for young children to play and is appropriate for children three years of age or older. This site will give students a fun, active, and engaging way to reinforce their grammar, spelling, and vocabulary skills.

KidsReads.com

Designed to be used during literature circles or guided reading instruction, this site contains the newest books for children of different ages and trivia games/crossword puzzles that go along with the books highlighted on the site. This site is useful to build vocabulary and comprehension.

Giggle Poetry

Giggle Poetry is a great Web site to get your children excited about learning poetry! Several funny poems are included for children to read, rate and create their very own. With simple and easy directions, children will learn that they can write poetry too!

Abcya

Abcya is organized by grade level so it is easy to find level appropriate material. There are parts that help children work on reading, math skills and more.

Reading Rockets

The Reading Rockets project is a collaboration between WETA public television (PBS) and the US Department of Education. It is a literacy resource site for resource for students, parents and teachers which includes author interviews, how to videos, and articles.

Spelling City

Spelling City works on spelling and vocabulary skills. You can enter your own spelling words and play games, test yourself, or learn them. Activities have sound included.

Many of our teachers use this website in class, as well!

Kids Spell

You can use one of their lists or enter your own. Includes activities for beginning spellers.

Spelling Match

The spelling words in Spelling Match are on a prewritten list. The lists are arranged by grade levels, from first to eighth.

Teaching English Games

Learn English though games rather than boring activities. This website is designed for children who are learning English as an additional language.

Before You Know It

Byki is a personalized language-learning system. It locks foreign language words and phrases into your memory so that you can recall them perfectly and remember them.

There is a free and paid version that you can download.

MATH

Abcya

Abcya is organized by grade level so it is easy to find level appropriate material. There are parts that help children work on reading, math skills and more.

A+Math

A+Math has interactive educational math activities for grades K-12. The site includes math games, worksheets, flashcards and more.

AAA Math

AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons. Unlimited practice is available on each topic. A wide range of lessons (kindergarten through eighth grade level) enables learning or review to occur at each individual’s current level.

Cool Math

Coolmath has a ton of cool math games and puzzles, lots of really clear math lessons (arithmetic, fractions, decimals, etc.) for kids aged 3 to 12.

Illuminations

This site was designed by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Illuminations has lessons and activities for students in PreK to Grade 12.

Interactive Math

Interactive Math is organized by mathematical topic. Use this site for students needing more advanced topics.

Math Fact Cafe

Use Math Fact Cafe to find worksheets and flashcards on facts, time and money.

Math Is Fun

Math explained in easy language, plus puzzles, games, quizzes, worksheets and a forum. Math is Fun is designed for K-12 kids, teachers and parents.

Math Playground

One of the best features of Math Playground is the online manipulatives that allow students to build a model to solve math problems.