ABCya! online patterning games

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ABCya! has a great selection of online games for preschool through 5th grade. I’d like to introduce you to 3 different patterning games, suitable for the whole range of these grades, believe it or not! The more advanced levels of …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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K5 Learning: Free worksheets & more

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  K5 Learning offers a personalized online reading and math program for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade, featuring the following topics (click the pic for an introductory video):   Outside of their paid program, this website also offers quite …

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Match Around 10’s online game

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  Practice rounding numbers to the nearest ten with this free online memory-style matching game, Match Around 10’s by Math Nook.   A deck of cards is shuffled and spread out to create 4 rows of 4 cards.  Click any …

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Online Roman Numeral Games

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  Most kids seem to enjoy roman numerals, but often have difficulty remembering how to create and read them.  The following free online games can help:   Roman sequence game – put three roman numerals (I to X) in order, …

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Hickory Clock online game

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  This is a cute little free online telling time game by ictgames.com.   Read the simple time spelled out in the box at the bottom of the screen, then click the clock with hands that show that time. Once …

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Xpeditions Outline Maps

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  If you ever find yourself needing a nice map printout, I highly recommend visiting National Geographic’s Xpeditions MapMaker Page Maps!   On this site, you can choose a map of the world, a world region, one country – or …

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Spanish Digital Dialects games

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  For some simple online beginning Spanish practice, try these games on DigitalDialects.com.  Spanish vocabulary topics include: Animals Animals 2 Clothing Colors Food Fruits & vegetables Days & months Units of time Vocabulary Most topics give you a list of vocabulary to …

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BBC’s Division Mine math game

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  If your student(s) are learning division facts, you surely know how practice, practice, practice, is key!  Often kids don’t even quite have all the multiplication table memorized when along comes division.  You can never get enough variety of practice, …

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