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Star Fall

Some areas of Starfall are part of their premium service, but they have many early reader stories available for free.  Students can explore the letters in the alphabet and follow along as stories are read to them.  The website is highly engaging and a favorite of young readers.

http://starfall.com

ABCya

Children can listen to short stories read aloud to them as they follow along with the highlighted text.  ABCya! has a variety of educational games in addition to the featured stories.

http://www.abcya.com/kindergarten_computers.htm

Storyline Online

Wonderful site for hearing online children's books read aloud by actors and actresses.

http://www.storylineonline.net/

Read to Me

This site is similar to Storyline Online with actors and actresses reading books.

http://readtomelv.com

We Give Books

Each book that is read results in a book that is donated to a charity for children.  The books are not read aloud but are good for parents to read with children or for children to practice reading on their own.

http://wegivebooks.org

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 get children interested in non-fiction stories.

http://ngexplorer.cengage.com/ngyoungexplorer/index.html

Myon

Contact me for your child's username and password

http://myon.com

MobyMax

MobyMax can be used for math AND reading.  Please see me, if you need your child's username and/or password!

https://www.mobymax.com/signin

Math
Fun Brain

Find math games by topic or by grade at FunBrain.  Students will enjoy playing a variety of math games that reinforce concepts and engage young learners.

http://www.funbrain.com

Turtle Diary

Kindergarteners have an inquiring mind and want to learn all about the world and how it works. Turtle Diary has online learning games for kids to provide an enjoyable learning experience. These online games aim at building a broad-based educational foundation. The enjoyable interactive games help kids acquire some basic literary and math skills. They learn to read, tell the time, solve simple math problems, learn about the environment and try simple science experiments.

http://www.turtlediary.com/kindergarten-games/math-games.html

Math Games
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm

Math Blaster

The message to Math Blaster’s is clear:  “Your success depends on your ability to use your brain and logic skills.”  With a space/alien theme, Math Blaster’s lets your child become intergalactic heros based on their math operation and critical thinking skills.  Registration is required, but the game itself is free.

http://mathblaster.com

Hooda Math

Logic and reasoning, math fact practice, and more make up the free educational games at Hooda Math.  There are quite a few games that call for higher order thinking and ask students to problem solve to complete the activities.

http://hoodamath.com

Math Game Time

Math Game Time offers fun, educational games.  From games like Integer War, Ratio Martian, and Jet Ski Addition, students quickly engage with games that are on-target for their grade and the Common Core Standards.

http://mathgametime.com

Cool Math

Coolmath-Games has fun and unique math learning opportunities for kids.  One of the most interesting features is an online jigsaw puzzle section that features a variety of photos turned into puzzles.  This is especially helpful for developing spatial relations in young learners.

http://www.coolmath-games.com/

IXL

Contact me for your child's username and password.

http://ixl.com/signin/hopesullivan

MobyMax

MobyMax can be used for both reading AND math. Please see me if you need your child's username and/or password!

https://www.mobymax.com/signin

Additional Info on Common Core
Common Core State Standards
http://www.corestandards.org/