Links for Elementary Teachers

Online Resources for Elementary Teachers

Toy Theater is a fun place for students in grades K-4 to practice math, reading, art, and music through puzzle type games. (3/20/09)

Me and My Movie Online filmmaking community where you can learn how to make your own films, watch films created for CBBC competitions, download sound effects, make a mashup, and rate the work of your filmmaking peers. From the Children's BBC. (3/19/09)

Solar System Jigsaw Three games allow you to build the solar system. First, place the planets onto their home orbits. Next, assign the correct moons to each planet. Last, place satellites, probes, and telescopes in their proper place. (3/16/09)

Star Child, produced by NASA, is an online learning center for young astronomers and their teachers. (3/10/09)

Experience Dinosphere: Now You're in Their World, one of the largest displays of real juvenile and family dinosaur fossils in the United States. There is also a functioning Paleo Lab, a hands-on dig, interactive stations and activities, and one of the finest collections of dinosaur art in the nation. (3/10/09)

OWL, the Online Writing Lab, is designed specifically for elementary students. It identifies the six traits of writing as Ideas, Organization, Voice, Sentence Fluency, Word Choice, and Conventions (2/25/09)

Math Doodles is a set of math games created by Daren Carstens that help students learn the most important aspect of math…it can be fun! (2/24/09)

Science Online Lesson Plans, Interactive Activities, Worksheets, and Links for Grades K-8 (2/22/09)|Explore the Cycle]] explains, in very clear language, how paper, plastic, metal, and glass are recycled. (2/21/09)

Busy Teacher's Cafe is a K-6 resource site for busy teachers and educators of all kinds! Here you will find resources, ideas, lessons, free printables, and more (2/17/09)

Mathtrain.TV is a free educational "kids teaching kids" project from Mr. Marcos & his students at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, CA (2/16/09) is a project of the National Academy of Sciences intended to showcase the accomplishments of contemporary women in science and to highlight for young people the varied and intriguing careers of some of today's most prominent scientists (2/12/09)

The Mask of Lincoln impressive gallery of Lincoln portraits, all captioned with interesting historical sidebars. The famous cracked-plate image of Lincoln, taken shortly before his assassination, is included (2/12/09)

Ghost Blasters is an arcade-style game designed to help students learn to multiply and divide quickly in their heads while having fun (2/11/09)

On the OLogy website students can explore a variety of science topics including genetics, biodiversity, and paleontology. (2/7/09)

Lure of the Labyrinth is a digital game for middle-school pre-algebra students. It includes a wealth of intriguing math-based puzzles wrapped into an exciting narrative game (2/3/09)

MIKIDS for YOUR KIDS! Interactive activites for elementary students (2/3/09)

Exuberant Games! Free Addition, Subtraction & Division Games (1/30/09)

Grammar Ninja is a fun game for students to play as they develop a working knowledge of the parts of speech (1/29/09)

Visual Fractions a tutorial that models fractions using number lines and circles (1/29/09) 100% Free Online Coloring - hundreds of images (1/27/09)

KScience Animations Flash animations for numerous science topics (1/16/09)

Multimedia Biograhie Presidents, scientists, historical figures, more from Harcourt (1/14/09)

Literactive the leading provider of reading material for pre-school, kindergarten and grade 1 students available online. (1/11/09)

Graphic Organizers classify ideas and communicate more effectively. Use graphic organizers to structure writing projects, to help in problem solving, (1/9/09)

BBC-Bitesize clever interactives in math, science, and English for primary grades (1/6/09)

Five Fun Spelling Games online spelling games for elementary school, middle school, and high school students.(1/6/09)

Gamequarium A collection of language arts, math, science, and social studies interactive games for grades PreK-6

Kids for Saving Earth many suggestions for activities, worksheets, music, and video that will encourage any viewer to pitch in to help save the Earth

K-2 Student Interactives from the Utah Education Network

Related - 3-6 Student Interactives

Speakaboos brings classic children's entertainment into a digital world. Beloved characters and treasured stories are given new life through amazing celebrity performances, beautiful illustrations, and original music. Children develop literacy skills while learning about technology in a safe and fun environment.

Storynory is an online treasure trove of audio stories. Here you will find a mixture of new stories, fairy tales, and specially adapted myths and histories.