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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Give Me Three Words

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[click to view larger]   This makes a great activity for warming up the minds of homeschool kids or other mixed-age groups. I used it as a morning activity to not only get those brain cells firing, but also to …

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Describe Your Senses

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[click to view larger]   This simple one-page printable features 40 tiny cards to use for creative writing prompts. Each card highlights one place (such as a bonfire, a graveyard, or a craft store) and 3 of the 5 senses. …

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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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Galactic Phonics

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The UK site Galactic Phonics is a treasure trove for anyone teaching reading using the phonics method! The site features sections on letter sounds, CVC words, consonants, vowels and special sounds, and key words (high frequency words). Other sections of …

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Fran’s Freebies: Long Vowel Worksheets

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This simple set of 6 worksheets and their full-size answer keys include the following pages: • Try My Pies: Fill in the missing vowels and add words to blanks • Mole or Vole? Learn the difference between these 2 animals …

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Word Central

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Word Central is a fun English language learning website developed by Merriam-Webster. It features several games for kids of all ages, along with various other helpful resources. Games include Alpha-bot, a spelling game in 3 levels. “Easy” has words the …

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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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Build Planet Earth!

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This online interactive world geography game hosted by National Geographic features two playing modes: — Build Planet Earth — Map Countries and Cities   In Build Planet Earth, players first place the north pole and the south pole, then are …

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50states.com Website

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The 50States.com website has just about everything you might need to study and compare individual states in the USA: General State Facts (pick a state) State Trees info (pick a state) State Birds info (pick a state) State Flower info …

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Math-Aids.com Website

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Math-Aids.com is the home of “Dynamically Created Math Worksheets“. This website makes it easy and economical to produce your own customized worksheets on just about every math topic including: Place Value & Estimation Greater/ Less Than Time, Money, & Measurement …

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Food in Spanish — 16 Puzzle Packet!

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This set of 16 puzzles and 2 word lists includes everything you need for your students to master food vocabulary in Spanish! Whether you just want a couple extra pages for homework or two weeks’ worth of daily practice, this …

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Odd and Even Worksheets

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This set of 14 worksheets is packed with fun! If your child or students need a little extra practice to master odd and even, this worksheet packet is sure to do the trick. Each page is unique, with a fun …

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Story Starters game

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Click to view larger.   Scholastic has a quick, easy, and fun way to get kids in grades K-6 writing! It’s an online game and writing tool called Story Starters. Simply choose a story type — Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, or …

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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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