Instructional Technology Web Site

Themes and activities for centers and a variety of links to favorite sites and curriculum.


Carl's Corner

A useful site with a variety of activities that are worthwhile and free.


Starfall

Where children have fun learning to read.


Gamequarium

Easy to navigate portal to the world of online learning.


The Spang Gang Web Program

Standard aligned resources that teach, practice and assess through riveting activities. Enhance instruction in Math and Language Arts with activities broken down by standard. New monthly activities added frequently.



First Grade California Standards Alignment

Helping parents and teachers teach, practice and assess all standards.


First Grade Skill Builders Interactive Sites

Federal NCLB standards designed by internet 4 classrooms


Ocean Knolls First Grade WordPress Site

A great first grade site that shows effective use of the our new WordPress webpage platform.


Blogging example with First Graders



WRITING PACERS

Keyboarding and Handwriting

Sentence and Paragraph Makers

Spelling


MATH PACERS

Number Patterns Relationships

Place Value

Addition

Subtraction



ONLINE STORIES:

external image top_logo.gif An online streaming video program featuring SAG members reading children's storybooks aloud with activities and lesson ideas.

external image storyplaceboy.gif The Children's Digital Library- Elementary Library- Topsy Turvy Tales or Other Themes

external image bookpop_r4_c3.jpg Book-Pop Virtual Literature

external image whootie_head.gif "Stories to Grow By" with Whootie Owl has fairytales, folktales and children's plays with positive themes for kids.



SPELLING

spelling-practice-logo.gifFun way to improve spelling. Dramatically improve your students ability to earn and retain spelling words. Over 6,600 words to practice with. Easily customize lists that will be used in all the games on the site.


spelling.gif Spin and Spell



MATHEMATICS


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mathbook.jpg Sharpen math skills and vocabulary with exciting online math games and crossword puzzles.


aaa_logo_1x1.gifFirst grade math skills with unlimited interactive practice, explanations, examples, and challenge games.

external image mp_logo.jpgAction-packed site where students can practice math skills, solve word problems, watch math videos, play logic games and have some fun!

math-for-kids-logo.gif Math resource designed by teachers, specifically for students and children of all ages. A place where students can practice all aspects of math, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, in a fun and pressure free way.

external image logo-nlvm.gifNational Library of Virtual Manipulatives

external image piebar_icon.gifCreate a Graph

SOCIAL STUDIES

FIRST GRADE HARCOURT


Harcourt Social Studies

Adventure activities, virtual field trips, variety of atlas, biographies and more.



SCIENCE


Houghton Mifflin Science

Cricket Connections, Discover Simulations, Crossword Puzzles, eWord Games, eGlossary, and Word Finds for each unit and chapter.

SCIENCE ONLINE TEXT LOGIN

SCIENCE BUDDIES

Topic Selection Wizard to help you find a topic that can hold your interest.

WEBQUESTS FOR PRIMARY GRADE

Online lesson with introduction, task, resources, process, evaluation, and conclusion.

WEBQUESTS

More Webquests. Go to Find WebQuests and type in your topic of choice.


MORE WEBQUESTS BY GRADELEVEL

KEYBOARDING

Sesame Street workshop Typing - (K-2) Typing exercises hosted by Elmo!

Hair Salons in Stockbridge GA - Offering Best Services through your area.

Dance Mat Typing Begin at Level 1 and build up your skills gradually through to Level 4.


Technology Lessons

On the Street Where You Live: Online Mapping

In this online activity, students use Google Maps to pinpoint their home address and get directions to and from school.

Jet-Setting Pets

In this lesson, K-5 students select a pet and a travel destination, then find four things the pet could do at that locale. Designed for use with Inspiration/Kidspiration, the lesson can be adapted for use with other programs.

A Picture's Worth 1000 Words:Decoding Intercultural Symbols

In this interdisciplinary lesson, K-8 students try to interpret what pictographs -- pictures that symbolize a word or concept -- really mean. Then they write sentences using their own pictograph system.

Write a Number Story

Students use Office to write and illustrate a number story. Each student’s work is then added to a Keynote or PowerPoint show and displayed for the class (or parents!) to see and share.

The Bear Necessities: A K-2 Computer Activity

With teacher guidance, students use a worksheet and one easy-to-read Web site to record what they know, what they want to learn, and what they do learn about polar bears.

Introducing Calculators: A K-2 Computer Activity

This year, introduce calculators with this K-2 computer activity. Students record how many pets each has, then use the computer's calculator to find the sum of hostgator pets by type, for small groups, and for the entire class. A downloadable template makes this activity easy to implement in your classroom.