For Families

Student Resources
Subject Areas - M = Math, L = Language arts, S = Science, R = Research

AAA Math    ( M )
Hundreds of basic math skills. Interactive practice on each page, plus an explanation of the skill. Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide, Measurement, Geometry, Fractions, Place Value etc...


Ask Mr. Math
   ( M )
Ask questions or just talk about Math.

A+ Math
   ( M )
Math web site for students featuring games, flashcards and homework help.

Bartleby's Great Books Online
   ( R )
This site features a Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Thesaurus, books of quotes and more.

BasketMath
  ( M )
A variety of math problems for grades 4-6 including addition to division, perimeter, rounding, decimals, graphing and word problems.


Bill Nye the Science Guy
    ( S )
Activities and information related to Bill Nye the Science Guy.

Book Pals
    ( L )
Stories are read by celebrities.

CBA Websites
( R )
Sites to assist grades 3-6 with Classroom Based Assessments.

Class Brain
  ( M )
Games and information for children and adults.

College Prepatory Math
- CPM  ( M )
Web site with information and help for parents and students in 6th grade math program

Cool Math
  ( M )
"An amusement park of math and other school fun". This site features an area for teachers and parents and also a science area.
Excellent source for Internet links on many different research topics.

Culture Grams
       Database with information on over 200 countries. Includes maps and pictures.

Daniel Elementary Research Page
   ( R )
Excellent source for Internet links on many different research topics.

Dinosaurs
  ( R )
This site contains just about everything you might want to know about dinosaurs. It also includes jokes, pictures, a dino quiz, and a geologic time chart.

Disney
A family web site.

Dr. Seuss
  ( L )
Information on the author plus games to play centered around his famous and fun books.

E-Books
  ( L, M, S )
Learn about Math and Science through Literature. Books are read in both English and Spanish. Password is required, contact school for information.

The Field Museum
  ( R )
This is a great resource for dinosaur information, pictures and actual exhibits.

Fourth Grade Science additional activities   ( S )
Magnets and Springs - Circuits and Conductors - Changing circuits

Fun and Games
  ( M, L )
Several fun games for kids in lower right. Board games, word puzzles and more for adults.

FunBrain
   ( M, L )
Games and facts for students of all ages. Also includes areas for teachers and parents.

Game Aquarium
   ( M )
Math games for basic skills adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing plus money, Algebra, fractions, geometry, decimals, estimation, measurement and more.

GeoBop
 ( R )
Clicking on GeoZoo takes you to a page where you can find information on each species of animal plus links to specific animals. Clicking on State & Provincial Symbols takes you to a page filled with links and information about each state in The U.S. and each province in Canada. Information includes state symbols, interesting facts and a quiz.

The Hands-on Children's Museum
   ( S, R )
If you cannot go to a museum in person, this is the next best thing.

HotBot
   ( R )
Another terrific search engine.

Hooda Math
( M )
        Math games, tutorials and worksheets.

Hot Math
( M )
        Website to help students with their homework 5th and 6th graders in College Prepatory Math (CPM) especially

Internet Classroom- Kinder, First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth  ( M, L, S )
Grade level skills- these links are grade specific to help students practice specific concept areas in Language arts and math.

Interactive Math Games 
  ( M )
Scroll down to Pre-made games area to find counting by 2, 5, 10, estimating, counting backward, sequencing as well as adding, subtracting, fractions and more.

Internet Public Library
   ( S, R )
Youth division of the Internet Public Library. There are links to many subject areas such as reference, sports, sciences, reading and fun!!

Kerpoof
( L )
Website for creating pictures, cards, stories and movies.

Kids Click
    ( R )
This is a terrific search area to links of all kinds made especially for kids by librarians.

King County Library System
   ( R )
The King County Library web page has 15 databases for research and homework help. You can look up library books, place holds and renew. Also, find out about special programs being offered at libraries in the area.

Kiz Club 
   ( L )
Games, stories and other activities for students of all ages. 

Kids Konnect
  ( S, R )
Over 400 pages of links and information for kids. Topics include: Museums, States, Holidays and Science.

Magic School Bus
   ( L, S )
Artwork by kids, a picture to print out and color, and more. Based on the award winning books by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen.

Math Dictionary
   ( M )
Alphabetical list of math words- click on word for definition and examples.

Math Expressions   ( M )  (3) (4) (5)
Mega Math math games organized by unit and lesson.

Math Manipulatives
   ( M )
Pre K - grade 12. A variety of interactive activities for Number operations, algebra, measurement, geometry and probability.


Mega Math
- from Harcourt ( M )
Math games and activities for Math Expressions. Sections include Country Countdown, Fraction Action, Ice Station Exploration, Shapes Ahoy, Number Games and  Numberopolis.

Millsberry
Create a buddy, design a home, play games, collect rare items and prizes, shop, surf and learn all at the same time.

Mr. Nussbaum
  ( M, L, S )
          Math, Math games, Social Studies, Language Arts, Science activities. Teacher and Parent areas also.

Multiplication Games
   ( M )

A variety of multiplication games for grades 3 and up.


National Zoo
  ( R )
Washington D.C.'s National Zoo. This site includes photos and information about the animals. Live video feed is also available.

Nickelodeon
  
TV shows, games, magazines, and other cool stuff from Nick.

Nimble Fingers
(keyboarding practice)
Online typing test tutorials will help you learn the basic keystrokes. These typing tests require Java 1.1 to load. Each topic contains multiple exercises.

Ocean Link
  ( R )
A marine science information page sponsored by the Bamfield Marine station and friends.

Pacific Science Center
( S )
Seattle's Premier Science & Educational Museum

Popcap.com
A variety of games such as Typer Shark, Bejeweled and Bookworm.

Powder Game
( S )
          A fourth grader claims-- "This is science heaven!"

Puzzle Parlor
A variety of puzzles to challenge your spatial muscles.

Quia Math Journey Game
   ( M )
Travel around the world while completing math problems such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and rounding.

Quick Flash
  ( M )
A fun way to practice multiplication facts.

Read Write Think
  ( L )
ReadWriteThink offers a collection of online Student Materials to support literacy learning in the K-12 classroom.

San Diego Zoo
   ( R )
This is an exciting site about the San Diego Zoo, which includes activities for kids.

Scholastic For Kids
   ( L )
This site is full of activities and information based on books published by Scholastic.

Science (FOSS)-Kinder, First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth   ( S )
Recommended student science/technology activities by grade level.

Simply Washington
  ( L, R )          This is your free and fun online look at the faces and places of Washington. We invite you to glance through scenic grandeur and endless possibilities for tourism, outdoor recreation and sampling the foods, wine, and, yes, the many coffee houses of Washington. We’ll celebrate Washington’s innovative businesses that are known the world over, and the well-educated, melting-pot population that provides the tech-savvy and nimble workforce that makes it all happen.

Spelling - Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth    ( L )
Rebecca Sitton's approach to learning and correctly spelling high frequency words grades 1st-6th.

Spelling City
The online spelling program that makes practicing for spelling tests fun

Sports Illustrated for Kids
Games Arcade - play a bunch of different games for all sorts of sports, including basketball, football, hockey, and more!

StarFall
  ( L )
Children have fun learning to read using Games, Books and Videos.

Surfnet
  ( R )
Surfing the Net with Kids scroll down to find features Current topics, a Directory of topics and Games, Games, Games.

Tea Games
This is the home of popular games such as BMX Backflips, Funky Truck 4WD, Eagle Eye and many more.

That Quiz
   ( M )
Practice a variety of math concepts. Teachers can create quizzes. Already 200,000 graded exams to date and over 25,000 participating students.  

Third Grade Science additional activities    ( S )
Changing Sounds - Moving and Growing -

Tumble Books
- If needed: User name: kentelem  Password: books     ( L )
Listen to a variety of books in languages such as French, Spanish and English.

TV411
   ( M, L, R  )
A learning site for adults that has some great tutorials for upper elementary students as well. Lessons for Reading, Math, Writing, Vocabulary and more are available.

TyperShark
   (keyboarding practice)
Keep the sharks away from the deep sea diver by typing the words on the sharks. A fun way to practice your typing skills.

Typing Bubbles
  (keyboarding practice)
Push your typing skills to their limits by playing the popular Bubbles typing game. In the game your goal is to burst the bubbles by pressing the corresponding key.

Virtual Library Subject Catalog
  ( R )
You can type in any subject you want information about and pull up sites to visit.

Wacky Web Tales
    ( L )
Practice parts of speech such as noun, verb and adjectives and create a funny story. (Mad Libs online)

The White House
   ( R )
The White House Web site takes you on a tour, you can write a letter to the president, and more.

Word Wizard
    ( L )
This highly-interactive activity supports critical thinking and problem solving while also building students’ comprehension and spelling skills. Students start by choosing puzzles based on four popular U.S. children’s books. They are then prompted to use clues to identify words from a list of scrambled letters.

World History
   ( R )
Timelines, geographic and biographic information from the past 3000 years.

Yahooligans
   ( R )
A "kid-appropriate" search engine.