Biology for Kids: 5 Sites

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Whether you teach biology to one or one hundred students each year, you will be sure to find something useful among these five websites: Science Kids: Biology for Kids This colorful site features facts, lessons, videos, and quizzes, plus images, …

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BBC Eyewitness Video Lessons

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BBC and DK Vision have partnered to create the Eyewitness natural history video series. Each video is about a half-hour long and focuses on one aspect of the natural world such as plants, elephants, volcanoes, islands, sight, or flight.   …

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Natural Coloring Books

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I love animals and still fondly remember a unit on endangered species we did when I was in fourth grade. These Natural Coloring Books remind me of those fun coloring pages I did back then, with clean lines and fun …

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Science Kids Website

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At this colorful site from New Zealand, you are sure to find something fun to add to your science studies! Science for Kids features games, lessons, experiments, videos, and other resources in 30 different science topic areas.   Here are …

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Free Homeschool Deals

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  If you are new to homeschooling, or are considering it, this website will become like a close friend and mentor from afar.   If you have been homeschooling a few years, this site can put fresh wind in your …

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Turtle Diary

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  Turtle Diary offers a variety of FREE printable math, English language arts, and science worksheets for preschool through third grade. Here is a selection of links to direct areas within their awesomely helpful site: Math worksheets English worksheets Science …

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Fran’s Freebies: Seabirds Unit

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This 24-page FREEBIE is a unique, one-of-a-kind science mini unit on Birds of the Ocean. Add it to a few library books and perhaps a fun seabirds video, and you have a complete study unit on seabirds. This can be …

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Scholastic Online Resources

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Have you visited the Scholastic website for Teachers? Here’s a breakdown of some of the awesome sections on this huge educational website: Teacher Resources & Tools including Daily Starters (by grade level), Videos for Teachers, a Freebie Corner, and a …

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Learning Games for Kids

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LearningGamesForKids.com is a good place to spend an afternoon or visit during the long summer hours. And if the natives are getting restless, have them practice their school lessons using the games, videos, and animated songs on this site! LGK …

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Freebies from Kids Discover

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You know Kids Discover — they are the creator of all those fascinating little complete study unit mini-magazines that you’ve seen, with all the bright colors and interesting infographics. Much like ZooBooks, they often have puzzles and other fun stuff …

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JustMommies.com

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JustMommies.com is “The friendliest place for moms and moms-to-be!” This site is packed with interesting articles, unit studies, activity ideas, message boards, and tools like a baby name finder and a due date calculator. If you’re a young mother, this …

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The Print Zone

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The Print Zone at Primary Games has a variety of free printables for parents and teachers. Some are in PDF format, while others must be printed from your browser. Categories of printables in The Print Zone include: E-Books (nature & …

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SoftSchools.com Website

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  What a treasure trove for parents and teachers! The SoftSchools.com website is packed with information, online quizzes, and printable worksheets in most subject areas. There is also several holidays and other themes to be explored. Here are some examples …

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Kids.gov Website

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  The Kids.gov website is divided into 3 main sections: — Grades K-5 (shown above) — Grades 6-8 — Parents & Teachers   The Kids Section (K-5) contains links to age-appropriate social studies resources such as world country flags and …

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Great Schools website

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Great Schools has a mission “to inspire and support families to champion their children’s education — at school, at home and in their community.” This informative website rates schools according to results (for each grade and student category) of their …

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Fran’s Freebies: Ten Puzzle Packet!

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  This free printable packet features ten colorful puzzles including: Duck Words [dabbling, poultry] International Currency [guilder, pound] Castle Words [citadel, rampart] Searching Medieval Villages [feudalism, manor] Name That Animal! [flock, stallion] Bird Words [alula, ornithology] Weapons Throughout History [halberd, …

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