Education Links

Math

Virtual Manipulatives

Online math manipulatives that can be used to practice skills and strategies. 

http://nlvm.usu.edu/

Math Curriculum

Our math curriculum with pages to help practice skills. 

http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-4

Math Playground

An action-packed site for elementary school students. Play a math game, solve a logic puzzle, and have some fun!

http://www.mathplayground.com/

 Interactive Protractor Practice

http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/protractor-using.html  

http://mrnussbaum.com/protractor/   

Equivalent Fractions 

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/fractions/memory_equivalent1.htm (requires Flash)

Thinking Blocks

Thinking Blocks teaches students how to model and solve math word problems.

http://www.mathplayground.com/thinkingblocks.html

Math Landing

They have a great search engine to meet the needs of your student!

http://www.mathlanding.org/

More Illuminations resources

Worth checking out!

http://illuminations.nctm.org/

NRICH

Logic puzzles, tangrams, Ken-Ken, and more!

http://nrich.maths.org/primary-upper

Mixing in Math (TERC)

Great site that builds skills in all mathematical areas.

http://mixinginmath.terc.edu/

Multiplication and Division 

Practice by taking a trip around the world!

http://www.quia.com/mathjourney.html

Reading

National Geographic for Kids

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

Time for Kids

This is a great source for current events, homework help, and nightly reading!

http://www.timeforkids.com/

Science/ Social Studies

Rock Cycle

An interactive version of the rock cycle.

http://www.learner.org/interactives/rockcycle/

Minerals In Action

Find out which minerals are used in every day items. 

http://www.mineralogy4kids.org/minerals-your-house

Minerals Around the House

Find out which minerals are used to make every day items. 

http://www.oum.ox.ac.uk/thezone/minerals/usage/index.htm

Food and Nutrition

Information regarding different parts of the food pyramid with lots of examples. Plus, plan healthy meals in the blast off game!

http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/index.html

http://www.math-play.com/equivalent-fractions-game.html 
 

Animal Adaptations Games 

http://interactivesites.weebly.com/animal-adaptations.html