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Educational Computer Games and Apps for Kids

ABCya.com is the leader in free educational kids computer games and activities for elementary students to learn on the web. All children's educational computer activities were created or approved by certified school teachers. All educational games are free and are modeled from primary grade lessons and enhanced to provide an interactive way for children to learn. Grade level lessons incorporate areas such as math and language arts while introducing basic computer skills. Many of the kindergarten and first grade activities are equipped with sound to enhance understanding. Fun children's Holiday activities are available in grade level sections!

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Top 10 Math Websites for Elementary Students There are so many great websites out there for Elementary students that I decided to put together some Top 10 Lists for websites to use in the upcoming school year. For the next few weeks, I’ll be posting lists of sites to use for various subjects. Be sure to see the post I wrote about organizing websites, if you need a way to keep track of all of these. Virtual Teacher Australian History Trove Pictures of Australia Take a look at the Picture Australia site. This site will not be officially lauched for a while yet. I provides a single point of access to over 450,000 digitised images from pictorial collections of many leading cultural heritage institutions.

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Bridges First Edition Support If your child is using Bridges Grade 1, you may find the resources below helpful. What Your First Grader Will Learn (PDF) Your child’s teacher may use the Math Skills & Concepts Student Report to communicate with you about how your child is doing in math class. This report is meant to provide an overall picture of your child’s progress at a given point in the year. It does not include every skill or idea your child will study in math class. To get a more complete picture of how your child is doing, you can also read your school’s report card, talk to your child’s teacher, and ask to see examples of your child’s work including class work and tests.

Gamefinder Carbon Cycle GameCan you master the original shape-shifter, the Carbon Cycle? Transform carbon from water to sky to land--before your tricky opponent does! Water Cycle GameCan you move water from the ocean to the sky--and then back again? The Water Cycle game shows you how, but there's a tricky opponent! Math Tricks This program is designed for those who want to learn interesting mathematical tricks to speed up the calculating. These tricks will help solve part of the mathematical problems and tasks much faster than classical. Will also be helpful to those who want to hone basics such as the multiplication table.

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Free materials Free Samples: Now is your chance to try TouchMath products at absolutely no charge to you! We are committed to ensuring that you choose the most appropriate TouchMath materials for your students before you invest a single penny in our products. Select from the list below to view and download as many free samples as you'd like for use with your students. Pre-K Samples A Fun Game and Mission to Teach Students About Giving Good Instructions I recently took on a new position teaching 400+ elementary students Computer and Technology. After the first few weeks of going over procedures and an introduction to computers, I noticed my students were getting restless. I’m taking the time before we go into coding to help students learn about giving instructions, since the most important thing all my elementary students learned this past week is that a computer works by following instructions. For the next few weeks, we will focus on process writing and how to write good instructions. In our district, we try different unplugged activities with the elementary students, such as give simple instructions to your partner who is acting like your robot. After these introduction activities to coding and how computers work, I want to get students to write instructions others will follow to complete a task.

First Grade Math Games Math games are a great way to engage kids in learning with all their senses. They give math practice that feels like play, and surround the learning process with fun, humor, and a nice dash of competitiveness. What's the Right Level? The right game will give kids practice, confidence, and the mastery of new skills. But how do you know if your game is appropriate for your child—not too easy and not too hard? NZ Curriculum Online Teaching as inquiry is a fundamental part of ensuring success for all the students in your class. Here you will find ideas, resources and tools to support your inquiry journey, as well as school stories to help provide inspiration and promote discussion. This resource is presented in a way that will suit you if you are new to the inquiry process, or if you have experienced it before.

Free educational games and activities for kids of all ages and ability levels are offered on this website. by katherineking2 Mar 19

This sight has lots of great games and reading opportunities for students grades K-5. There are interactive stories for student to read or practice reading along. The sight has great resources for all ages. by ccasas5 Jul 19

Lots of games for different skills (including math). I particularly liked the "Site Word Recognition" Game for 1st graders - connects hearing words with written words. Thought it is listed as a 1st Grade activity I think some kinders could probably fare pretty well. by amayberry1 Jul 3

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