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Reading and math skills:
  1. ABCya Introduces basic computer skills with math and reading practice.
  2. Boowa and Kwala Games, coloring, greeting cards and more.
  3. Enchanted Learning Information, quizzes, and coloring pages about several topics including dinosaurs, oceans and butterflies.
  4. Fisher-Price Games Shapes, colors, find the difference, matching, and more.
  5. Funbrain Reading and math games
  6. Funschool Reading and math games by grade level
  7. Julia's Rainbow Corner Games help with number, shape and letter skills.
  8. Iknowthat Also learn about science, social studies and more.
  9. Kidport Learning games include unscrambling words, creating poems and math problems.
  10. KidsPsych Games designed to develop thinking skills are grouped by age.
  11. Learning Planet This site has games grouped by grade level. It includes alphabet and math games, memory (concentration) games, online word searches, and games that require quick reflexes and hand-eye coordination.
  12. Little Animals Activity Center
  13. Little Fingers reading and math games (easier games)
  14. PBS Kids Games, stories, music and coloring.
  15. Sesame Street Workshop Fun games to practice letter and number skills (Elmo laundry sorting game, Oscar trash sorting game, Zoe pet sorting game)
  16. Sheppard Software Site Colors, shapes, counting and more
  17. Professor Garfield Try "Transport to Reading"
Reading skills:
  1. Beginning Phonics Links Try several of these.
  2. Between the Lions Based on the PBS show. Click on the picture of the lion for this week's games. One game, "Gawain's Word" features two knights jousting. One knight carries a flag with a consonant such as "h", the other with a blend such as "ug." When they meet there is a lovely crashing sound and then you hear the word they form, "hug"! This can then be repeated with other consonants.
  3. Brain teasers This site has games that review lower case letter and pattern recognition, letter sounds, and object identification.
  4. Connect the Dots Click on letters in alphabetic order to see Winnie the Pooh characters
  5. Game Goo Games provide practice in language arts skills, including recognizing upper and lower case letters, alphabetical order, spelling three letter words, distinguishing fiction from nonfiction, and identifying opposites.
  6. Internet4Classrooms Language Arts links by skill.
  7. Mighty Book Hear stories, jokes and songs. Play games and puzzles.
  8. Put it on the shelf Match pictures to three or four letter words.
  9. Starfall Reading activities
  10. Storyplace Hear stories read and do related activities.
  11. Toon Book Reader Click on a book to read it, or use the Cartoon Maker.
  12. Word Games and Puzzles Includes concentration, hangman, and scrambled word games.

Math skills:Beginning Counting LinksCount Us In Basic number concepts.Counting Links More difficult counting skills.Internet4Classrooms Math sites listed by skill.McGraw Hill Mathematics Skills by chapter.

Plants:Plant explorer Learn about the parts of plants and what plants need to grow.Plant information from Enchanted Learning

Animals:ARKive A collection of photos, facts and videos about all kinds of animals.National Geographic Kids Animal facts, photos and videos.

Books, authors and illustrators: Arthur, the Aardvark Games related to the Arthur characters and information about the author and illustrator, Marc Brown.Book Adventure Read a book, take a quiz, earn points and prizes!Flat Stanley Project Students make a paper Flat Stanley and mail it, along with a blank journal, to someone on the "List of Participants." The recipient treats the visiting Stanley as a guest and takes it places. After a few weeks Stanley is mailed back with a completed journal and perhaps some photographs, post cards, and souvenirs. Having your class on the list means others might send a Stanley to you, too!Roald Dahl Author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.Seussville For fans of Dr. Seuss.

Field Trips:
All about Philadelphia, virtual tour
Linvilla Orchards
Philadelphia Zoo

Other sites:
  1. Build a neighborhood Make a real or imaginary neighborhood.
  2. Animals, body parts, five senses, food, germs, weather
    Science topics by Internet4Classrooms.
  3. Fire safety, traffic safety and community helper links By Internet4Classrooms.
  4. Halloween Safety Tips
  5. Mouse skill links
  6. Mouse skill practice
  7. Primary Games Games are grouped by subject. Holiday and seasonal related games are highlighted.
  8. Switcheroo Zoo Create your own animal or play the Switcheroo Clues or Zookeepers Wanted game.
  9. A Thanksgiving Story with picture clues.
  10. Thanksgiving games
  11. Thomas and Friends Games featuring Thomas the Tank Engine.