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 NASA for middle-school students
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/index.html
 
 National Geographic for Kids
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
 
site where kids can get answer and activities related to science
http://www.sciencenewsforkids.org
 
Site for interactive display of weather.
http://www.ucar.edu
 
learn more about where a word came from, what it used to mean and 
what it 
means now.
http://www.westegg.com/etymology/
 
math games and puzzles.  Help with work.
http://www.mathpuzzles.com/
 
math games for kids
http://www.coolmath4kids.com/
 
If you ever wondered where a word came from or how it began being 
used in 
the English language, here is a site with interesting information
http://www.westegg.com/etymology/
 
web site that has video about most any educational subject 
Students should 
know the password and the username.     
els.
http://www.unitedstreaming.com
 
Popular science magazine connection for kids
http://www.popsci.com
 
literacy activities
http://www.starfalls.com
 
information about disabilities for parents along with some 
activities for 
kids
http://www.tinsnip.org
 
alphabet activities
http://www.firstschool.ws
 
activities
http://www.dtlk.kids.com
 
math and literacy activities
http://www.boardman.k12.oh.us/bdms/golubic/golubic-htm
 
language activities
http://www.speechtx.com

 

phonics games http://www.teach-nology.com/games_start/directory/other/word/

 

making change, money website
http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html
 
A Novel Approach to Technology
http://www.aacps.org/aacps/boe/INSTR/CURR/comed/OIT_reading/natte_page.htm
 
K-5 Reading (strategies)
http://everett.k12.wa.us/reading/K-5%20Reading
 
Create A Graph ( can print and save : can change as work)
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/
 
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (geoboard)
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html
 
Problem of the Day (-50-60  great with smart boards)
http://firewall.evsc.k12.in.us/icats/problem/oftheday.htm
 
Rainforest Maths (great for parents)
http://www.rainforestmaths.com/
 
Math Mavens Mysteries (logic puzzles / can use as problem of the 
day / have 
to read, then solve)
http://teacher.scholastic.com/maven/index.htm
 
Smart Books
http://www.k-state.edu/smartbooks/
 
Dr. Mike's Math Games for Kids
http://www.dr-mikes-math-games-for-kids.com/index.html
 
Math Dictionary for Kids (companion siteto rainfroest maths / 
great resource 
for parents or kids)
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/
 
Math Resource- Word Problems ( collection of worksheets - free)
http://www.cdli.ca/CITE/math_problems.htm
 
I Have Who Has Cards
http://math.pghboe.net/middle/middle%20pages/ihavewhohas.htm
 
CIESE (Real time data projects to work with different kids in 
different 
areas of work studies)
http://www.k12science2.org/cirrichome.html
 
AIAA Kids Place (space stuff / build stuff / homework helps ask 
scientists 
questions)
http://www.aiaa.org/kidsplace
 
Science Education at the Jeffereson Lab
Http://education.jlab.org/index.php
 
Science Readers' Theatre  (adrian bruce.com)
http://gvc03c32.virtualclassroom.org/index.html
 
Robert Krampf's Science Education (video demo that are too 
difficult or 
dangerous to do)
http://www.krampf.com/
 
The Great Plant Escape (multi lingual / Q&A worksheet send e-mail 
for sheets)
http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/gpe/index.html
 
Steve Spangler Science ( sells things on his site - does some 
good stuff)
http://www.stevespanglerscience.com/
 
SAE- World in Motion (can request a kit / glide)
http://www.awim.org/teachers/requestkit.htm
 
Distance Learning with NASA (free video conferencing 1715 
programs can be 
scheduled)
http://dln.nasa.gov/dln/
 
Lewis and Clark
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/97/west/
 
USA Geography
http://www.sheppardssoftware.com/web_games.html
 
Ben Franklin's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
 
Map Machine
http://plasma.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine/
 
Liberty's Kids
http://www.libertyskids.com/
 
My Library DV
http://mldv.permissiontv.com/channels/cinhamilton_oh/
 
Interactives
http://www.learner.org/interactives/
 
I Know That
http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=L2_SocialStudies
 
Social Studies Online
http://classroom.jc-schools.net/SS-units/index.html
 
Scott Foresman Social Studies
http://www.sfsocialstudies.com/index2.html
 
travelpod. geography game.  gives you a name of a place in the 
world then you click on where you think the place is.  game will show you 
how cloes or far you were.
http://www.travelpod.com/traveler-iq
 
 
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