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CHRISTIE'S SITE FOR KIDS, PARENTS AND TEACHERS - http://alicechristie.org/
Tynkertopia, Alice Christie's non-profit organization, is a safe, welcoming and FREE space filled with opportunities to play, invent and launch imaginations! Tynkertopia is designed for kids, parents, teachers, & community members to build STEM/STEAM skills and encourage independent thinking, questioning, inquiring, designing, building, exploring and tynkering.
ALPHY - http://alfy.com/
Just for fun or reward, every grade loves this site. There are hundreds of games to play, but there are many ads (actually a good way to teach them how to get out of ads). If it comees up 404, just click on home page.
ALTAPEDIA ON LINE - http://atlapedia.com
Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.
ART SITES FOR KIDS - hhttps://www.ginaotto.com/ArtSites.html
An exciting listing of art activities' sites for kids, compiled by Gina Otto.
CARTOON NETWORK - http://www.cartoonnetwork.com
Click on your favorite cartoon character and you are directed to his/her website where great interactive things are happening.
Whether you are new to chess or need encouragement to stay with it, the sites Barbara Feldman has found are sure to help.
COOLMATH4KIDS - http://www.coolmath-games.com/
Numberous games for kids include ArithmATTACK, Concentration, HiLo, IQ Game, Lemonade Stand, Lunar Lander, Number Monstger, Simon Says, and others.
CYBERKIDS - WHAT'S
HOT - http://www.cyberkids.com/we/whatshot.html
Games, contests, downloads, and lots of goodies for kids.
DISNEY ON LINE, WHERE THE
MAGIC COMES TO YOU -
Kid's Island has games, interactive sites, music and much more. You can even put the games on your smart phone or tablet.
FUNBRAIN NUMBERS - http://www.funbrain.com/numbers.html
Seventeen original games based on baseball, soccer, car racing and other fun things will intrigue even the most stubborn elementary-age math students. Favorites include Cookie Dough (learn to spell numbers up to 10,000 and don't forget that compound numbers from twenty-one to ninety-nine use a dash), Change Maker (in four different currencies) and Tic-Tac-Toe Squares (not your usual Tic-Tac-Toe.) Some of the game pages were a little slow to load, but the quality of the games overshadowed this one drawback.
THE GREY LABYRINTH
Math and perceptual puzzles.
MISS MAGGIE'S EARTH ADVENTURE - http://missmaggie.org
A great language arts and math site for kids, with great games.
NICKELODEAN ON LINE - http://www.nick.com
A cool site with fun games and great animation. New games all the time for all ages.
PBS KIDS - http://pbskids.org/
From Arthur to Zoom, this site has a bunch of kids' sites with games, videos and other great stuff.
PRESCHOOL EDUCATION - http://www.preschooleducation.com/
Many ideas to help with theme planning for home or classroom. There is a theme page and a list from alphabet ideas and arts and crafts to music and recipes. Check it out.
Math worksheets pages with links to vocabulary builders, logic games, reading corner, movie corner, and software.
ZIGGITY ZOOM - http://www.ziggityzoom.com/
For kids age two to eight, created by Kristin Pierce Fitch and her mom, illustrator Sharon Pierce McCollough, has online activities (games, stories and coloring pages), and plenty of offline activities such as crafts, printables, and fun kid recipes like Mermaid Bananarama. For a quick overview of the site, check out the Parent's Guide.
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Orignally created March, 2002 - based on a presentation by Dan Castle, teacher at the California School for the Deaf at Riverside. These sites were chosen for their educational value and classroom usefulness for the K-12 teacher. I have added new sites and subtracted those not relevant.
Checked and added to April, 2021
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