Library Media Center Resources
Here are some great educational websites for students to access from home. Please let me know if a link becomes inactive.
Mrs. Ackerman, Library Media Specialist (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Databases For Research
Student Resources For Math
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Student Reading Resources
Starfall While some areas of Starfall are part of their premium service, they have many early reader stories available for free. Students can follow along as the story is read to them and can, in some instances, help create their own story. The website is highly engaging and a favorite of young readers.
Tumble Books A collection of online audio books with quizzes.
Reading Fun Stories, games and video clips from PBS
Dr. Seuss A fun site where children can read and play games.
Maggie’s Games Educational games in the content areas
Storyline Online Developed by The Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Storyline Online features accomplished actors and actresses reading some of their favorite children’s books.
Storynory Storynory features a collection of original, fairytale, and classic children’s audio stories. Students can follow along with the story as it is read to them, as the text is also included on the site. There are also some great features available that give you the option of downloading the audio to your computer, listening to “catch phrase” explanations, translating text into different languages and more.
National Geographic Young Explorers National Geographic Young Explorers is a magazine designed specifically for kindergarten and first grade students. Children can listen to the magazine being read to them as they follow along with the highlighted text. It is a great way to bring interesting non-fiction stories into reading center time.
Student Resources for more Curriculum Areas
Weebly Interactives There are many interactive learning games across all curriculum areas.
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Typing Web for keyboarding skills
Health and Fitness