• Suggested Websites for Elementary Students

    Language Arts/Reading

    Kidsbooks

    Locate books for all subjects and age levels: folklore, ghost stories, picture books, fables and more.

    Britannica.com

    Britannica on line; Look for articles, illustrations, maps, all part of Encyclopedia Britannica.

    Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site

    Collection of reviews for great books for kids. Ideas for ways to use them in classroom. Activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas themes and professional topics.

    Inkspot.com

    Creative writing exercises for young writers. More than 75 online resources, including links to author workshops and writing associations and publications for student authors.

    Story Fun

    Practice language arts skills while having fun with “mad libs". Practice nouns, verbs, and adjectives to create a crazy story to print and read.

    Laura Ingalls Wilder Site

    Laura Ingalls Wilder site. Provides listing of all her books with a short summary. Personal information and places of travel with assorted trivia also included.

    Scholastic.com

    Leading publisher of children’s books. A treasure trove of information.

    Surfnetkids.com

    Search engine for all subject areas.

    Puzzlemaker

    A puzzle and games generation tool for teachers, parents and students. Create and print customized word search, crossword and math puzzles using your word lists. Build your own maze or print our specialty hand-drawn mazes created around holidays and classroom topics.

    Webtales

    Creative and interactive spot in cyberspace geared for students in grades 3 and up. Students use language skills to complete a “mad lib” experience.

    Candlelight Stories

    Educational story, audio, game and animation content.

    Funbrain

    Spelling, grammar and math games that teachers can use.

    Crayon

    Create your own newspaper. CRAYON is a tool for managing news sources on the Internet and the World Wide Web. CRAYON uses a simple analogy that everyone can understand - a newspaper to organize periodical information.