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Links

Math
Geometry Games
http://jmathpage.com/JIMSGeometrypage.html

place value link
http://www.funbrain.com/tens/index.html

Coordinates -- Bug Game
http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/BillyBug/bugcoord.html

Mean, Median, Mode game
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/data/mode_median_mean_range/play.shtml

Multiplication: Factors and Primes
http://www.wartgames.com/themes/math/factoring.html

Interpreting Remainders
http://www.thinkingblocks.com/TB_MD/tb_md5.html

Fractions -- Johnnie's Math Page
http://jmathpage.com/JIMSFractionspage.html

Equivalent Fractions (Illuminations)
http://illuminations.nctm.org/activitydetail.aspx?id=80

Monkey Banana Angle Game
http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/bananahunt/bhunt.html

Patterns
http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/patterns.html

Math is Fun!
http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htm

"Study Jams"
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/index.htm

Order of Operations
http://mrnussbaum.com/orderops-play/

Snowball Fight: Least Common Multiple
http://www.fun4thebrain.com/beyondfacts/lcmsnowball.html

Simplifying Fractions
http://www.iboard.co.uk/activity/Simplifying-Fractions-Game-366

Math Practice --- Your Choice!

Tons of math games.  Scroll down the list to find the skill you want to practice.

http://sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm

Baseball Statistics
http://www.basic-mathematics.com/calculate-baseball-statistics.html

Stop the Clock
http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/StopTheClock/sthec4.html

Multiplication practice
http://multiplication.com/

Multiplication practice
http://www.aplusmath.com/Games/index.html

Virtual Manipulatives - many activities
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/grade_g_2.html

Creating Graphs
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/default.aspx

Time timeline
http://www.teacherled.com/resources/elapsedtime/elapsetimelineload.html

Bio-Boards
Biography Search
http://www.biography.com/blackhistory/

Ducksters - Biographies
http://www.ducksters.com/biography/

Encyclopedia Britannica
http://www.britannica.com/blackhistory/browse?browseId=252286

Women Who Changed History
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/women/index.htm

Reading
Underground Railroad
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/underground_railroad/map.htm

News Articles
http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/scholasticNews.jsp?FromBrowseMod=true&Ns=Pub_Date_Sort|1&CurrPage=scholasticNews.jsp&TopicValue=Scholastic%20News&lnkid=TNav:SA:Scholastic News&ESP=SA/ib//acq/scholastic_news_tnav_SA///nav/txtl////

Lewis & Clark
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/lewis_clark/prepare.htm

Helen Keller
http://www.afb.org/braillebug/hkmuseum.asp

Sharks
http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence/sharkweek/games/games.html

Book Reviews
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/swyar/?lnkid=TNav:SA:Reading Response&ESP=SA/ib//acq/reading_response_tnav_SA///nav/txtl////

Coins - U.S. Mint
http://www.usmint.gov/kids/cartoons/

How Coins are Made - Virtual Tour
http://www.usmint.gov/mint_tours/index.cfm?action=vtShell

Time For Kids Online
http://www.timeforkids.com/

National Geographic for Kids
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

"You Wouldn't Want to be a....." series

Free interactive non-fiction texts, with a dose of humor :-)

http://www.salariya.com/znew/freewebbooks.html

Amelia Earhart
http://teacher.scholastic.com/earhart/

Amelia Earhart - short video
http://www.timeforkids.com/photos-video/video/famous-first-31381

Amelia Earhart's TransAtlantic flight
https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=z8uXr5Up-ECE.kkXJDVxo2xWg&gl=us&ie=UTF8&oe=UTF8&msa=0

Linda Alvarado
http://www.girlsknowhow.com/bio-linda-alvardo

Alaskan Animal Adaptations
http://www.nps.gov/bela/learn/kidsyouth/alaskan-animal-adaptations.htm

Giant Sequoias
http://www.livescience.com/39461-sequoias-redwood-trees.html

Fun
Cheetah Cub Cam
http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AfricanSavanna/default.cfm#cam

Variety of Educational Games
http://www.eduplace.com/edugames.html

Create a Snowflake
http://snowflakes.barkleyus.com/

Writing
Editing & Revising Practice Tests
http://www.iq.poquoson.org/langarts.htm#4

Read-Write-Think (Letter Generator)
http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/letter-generator-30005.html

General
Games for Every Subject
http://sheppardsoftware.com/

Mystic Seaport
http://mysticseaport.org

Inventions
Tinker Ball
http://inventionatplay.org/playhouse_main.html

Build an Airplane
http://usmint.gov/kids/games/whenPigsFly/

2011 Inventions
http://www.timeforkids.com/photos-video?page=4

Research and activities
http://www.inventivekids.com/

Academy of Achievement
http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/halls/sci

Thomas Edison
http://americanhistory.si.edu/edison/index.htm

Social Studies
World Atlas
http://www.worldatlas.com/

Ellis Island - Virtual Tour
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/tour/stop1.htm

Have Fun with History link to videos
http://havefunwithhistory.com/movies/index.html

Whaling Adventure
http://www.livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=39545

Whaling History
http://amhistory.si.edu/onthewater/exhibition/3_7.html

Colonial Life: Trades
http://mrnussbaum.com/13colonies/13trades

Colonial House (pbs)
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/colonialhouse/

Colonial Life (Williamsburg)
http://www.history.org/kids/index.cfm

Science
Brain Surgery
http://www.edheads.org/activities/brain_stimulation/

Moon Calendar
http://www.calendar-365.com/moon/moon-calendar.html

Elecricity Activities
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/Science/electricity.htm

Lunar Cycle Challenge
http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/moon/moon_challenge/moon_challenge.html

Friction Review
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/friction.shtml

Newton's Laws
http://science.discovery.com/interactives/literacy/newton/newton.html

Weather
http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-earthquake.htm

Static Electricity
http://www.classzone.com/books/ml_science_share/vis_sim/emm05_pg7_charge/emm05_pg7_charge.html

Static Electricity -- Ben Franklin
http://www.pbs.org/benfranklin/exp_shocking.html

Lightning Video
http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/kids/forces-of-nature-kids/lightning-101-kids/

Scientific Method
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/scientific-methods.htm

"Study Jams"
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/index.htm

Hubbell Telescope Interactive
http://hubblesite.org/gallery/tours/

Math - Rounding
Shark and Alien games
http://www.free-training-tutorial.com/rounding-games.html

Sea Shell Rounding Game
http://www.janbrett.com/piggybacks/rounding.htm

Rounding - Multiple Choice Questions
http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-4/rounding

Round to Underlined Place
http://www.softschools.com/math/rounding/game/

Reading - Main Idea and Details
Main Idea -- "Storm Cloud"
http://www.roomrecess.com/pages/MainIdea.html

Main Idea - Non-fiction
http://www.quia.com/pop/120023.html

Main Idea - Ben Franklin
http://www.studyzone.org/testprep/ela4/h/mainideap2.cfm

Create a Trading Card

Answer the questions using specific evidence from the text.  Complete this activity at home and it will count for TWO journal entries on your Reading Log.

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/trading-card-creator-30056.html

Spelling
Morpheme Practice
http://www.missmaggie.org/scholastic/shortcircuit_eng_launcher.html

SBAC practice
Practice Tests

Log in as "Guest".  Password is "Guest."

https://login4.cloud1.tds.airast.org/student/V98/Pages/LoginShell.aspx?c=SBAC_PT

Growth Mindset
"You Can Learn Anything" video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JC82Il2cjqA

"How to Grow Your Brain" video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWSZ1DKjNzY

Brain Breaks
"GoNoodle"
http://gonoodle.com