Cool Websites

A collection of some of my favorite websites for students…

BRAIN POP – Click on “free stuff” to watch free brain pop videos at home! These change every month. Click on CC to get English subtitles and don’t forget to click full screen and turn on the sound. Great videos on Science, Social Studies, Health, Math and English topics. Enjoy!

Brain POP!

 

HEALTHY EATING – Compare your eating habits to recommended foods for a healthy you!

Food Pyramid

 

DICTIONARY/THESAURUS – Use this for synonym or dictionary homework and to improve your English.

Dictionary/Thesaurus Online

 

READING STREET POWER POINTS – Click on the 4th grade and unit to download Power Points on the READING STREET Language Arts Program stories, vocabulary, spelling and more!

Language Arts Power Points

 

POWER POINTS – Great website with tons of Power Points on Grammar topics, and more, organized by grade level.

GRAMMAR POWERPOINTS

 

BBC Science Clips! Great site for 4th grade science topics on earth/sun/moon, life cycles, keeping healthy, gases and musical instruments (pitch and volume! Includes interactive videos, virtual experiments, online quizes and more!

BBC SCIENCE CLIPS!

 

Look up food labels with nutritional information for any food you type in the search box! It is like a virtual supermarket shopping trip!!! You can even select the serving size. Tells you the calories, fat, sugar, salt (sodium) and vitamins!

Nutrition Info (food label)

 

Click on fruit & veg to look up important nutritional information on many fruits and vegetables. Read the article “Why Eat Fruits and Vegetables?” by clicking on “Fruit and Veg” and then “Nutritional Information”. Finally, click on “The Nutritional Goodies in Fruits and Veggies”.

Amazing Nutrition KIDS site from Australia!

 

Free to register with log-in and password – online stories

http://www.literactive.com

 

Great interactive storybooks online with audio! click on TUMBLE BOOKS link & then STORYBOOKS

http://www.nypl.org/ebooks

 

Science Website

Ed Heads

 

Dr. Seuss, Peter Rabbit, tons of online stories, phonics, etc.

http://www.kizclub.com/reading1.htm

 

STORIES for younger kids!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/tikkabilla/stories

 

Kindergarten website

http://www.getset4K.org

 

Public Library with story links

http://www.plcmc.org/kids/

 

Bilingual reading site for young children or ELL

http://www.storyplace.org

 

Hundreds of book reviews (0-12 years old)

http://www.bookhive.org

 

Interactive online crafts

http://www.handsoncrafts.org

 

Internet Safety

http://www.plcmc.org/kids/mow

 

KG Games

http://www.kindersite.org

 

EGYPT website

http://www.guardians.net/egypt/gardmain-new.htm

 

Portuguese

http://www.letronix.com.br

 

100th Day of School Ideas

http://www.teachersfirst.com/100thday.html

 

Great website with a lot of resources!

http://www.teachersfirst.com

 

Library Websites

http://www.earj.com.br/lsmediacenter/websites.html

 

Public Library

http://www.ala.org

 

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Olympus/1333/kids.html

 

Search subject: Caldecott Award Books

http://libcatalog.earj.com.br

 

http://www.aplusmath.com

 

http://www.coolmath4kids.com

 

Math Challenges

http://www.figurethis.org

 

WOW!

http://nlvm.usa.edu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

 

Long list of great sites!

http://www.netn.net/14113.htm

 

Very Interesting website for curious students!

http://www.howstuffworks.com

 

Inca Archeology Investigation! SO COOL!

http://www.ology.amnh.org/archeology/inca/inca.html

 

Great search engine for kids!

http://www.sunsite.berkeley.edu/kidsclick!

 

Another great search engine for kids!

http://www.yahooligans.com

 

Open these amazing graphic organizers in Word or as a PDF file and add in your own text – great site for teachers & students!

Graphic Organizers for Brainstorming

 

Very different kids pages from all 50 states in the U.S.A.

http://www.kids.gov/k_states.htm

 

Ask a question – Ask Jeeves

http://www.ajkids.com

 

Search engine for students, parents and adults.

http://www.1upinfo.com

 

Children have created educational websites that have won contests.

http://www.thinkquest.org/library/IC_index.html

 

NASA Kids- space topics – games

http://www.kids.msfc.nasa.gov

 

Educational and entertaining resources geared toward school-age children.

http://www.ipl.org/youth

http://www.awesomelibrary.org/searchek.html