Getting Started In PARADE
Common Core State Standards
Teacher Web Pages
Typing Agent : Typing Agent is a fun web-based typing software to teach typing to students. See Mrs. Schutte for program log-in
http://www.k12.wa.us/ Washington State Office of Public Instruction
http://digitallearning.k12.wa.us/ale/ Information about new Washington State Alternative Education Laws
http://www.walakids.com Washington Association for Learning Alternatives
http://www.washhomeschool.org/ Washington Homeschool Organization
http://www.scholastic.com/bookwizard/ Find and level books with Book Wizard. Plus, get book talks, lesson plans, author studies, videos, and discussion guides.
http://www.kcls.org/kids/reading.cfm Homework help, online fun, booklists, ebooks, Global Reading Challenge, story times and programs
http://www.bookhive.org Compiled by librarians in Charlotte, North Carolina, this searchable site contains recommended book reviews at a variety of reading levels and interest areas. (K-6)
http://www.literacynet.org/cnnsf/archives.html Fantastic resource for struggling readers. The content consists of current and past news stories on topics such as the environment, politics, science, culture, and adventure. Students may choose to read the text, listen to the text, or view a short video clip of the story. Each module includes interactive activities to test vocabulary and comprehension. (MS, HS)
http://math.com/ Free math lessons and homework help in over 60 subjects.
http://www.aplusmath.com/ Developed to help students improve their math skills. Students can view step-by-step video explanations from teachers and use digital flashcards and worksheets. The Homework Helper lets them check their solutions. (K-5)
http://nlvm.usu.edu/ Interactive math activities (organized by grade and subject matter) teach both basic and advanced math concepts, provide practice problems, and allow students to explore and visualize abstract math concepts. (K-12)
http://www.mobymax.com/signin Students love the fastest way to learn, teachers love motivated students, parents love the rapid progress.
http://www.purplemath.com/index.htm Need help with algebra? You've found the right place!
http://www.coolmath.com Cool math has free online lessons, math games and fun math activities.
https://student.societyforscience.org/sciencenews-students Online Science magazine for kids
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/kids/ National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Association website for kids
http://www.amnh.org/explore/ology The American Museum of Natural History's Science Website for Kids
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/ provides supplemental materials for teaching American History, including an online textbook and historical maps (MS and HS)
http://mywonderfulworld.org/ has links to geography games and online adventures for kids and teens and ways for children and adults to test their global IQs. From the National Geographic Education Foundation.
http://www.kidsclick.org/ A vast compendium of resources for students to research any topic, similar to a card catalog on the Web. One example: Click on "literature" and you'll get links for 25 specific resources. A project of the Ramapo Catskill Library system. (MS)
http://www.brainpop.com Animated science, health, technology, math, social studies, arts & music, English, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids. See Mrs. Schutte for program login.
http://www.khanacademy.org Learn for free about math, art computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history and more.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/ A fun colorful website with animation and games introducing touch typing to children aged 7-11.