Good Web Sites!
Cool Math 4 Kids. Practice math! For preschool through middle school. Reliable and accurate. Contains advertising.
Funology. Practice math facts! For elementary school students. Reliable and fun. Contains advertising.
Cool Math. Math games, puzzles, and practice. For elementary and middle school students. Reliable and very fun. Contains advertising.
World of Math Online. Games, homework help, calculators. For elementary ages. Reliable. Contains advertising.
Kids Know It Network. Tons of games, activities, and educational movies in all subjects. For elementary age. Accurate and reliable information. Some advertising but not intrusive.
McDougel Little textbook finder. Takes you to the activities and additional materials for their textbooks. For middle and high school students, and teachers. Reliable and accurate. No advertising.
Magic Tree House book series. Learn about the books and author. Games and activities. For preschool, elementary, middle school, and adults. Great details and information. Promotes the books but also has free materials and activities. Does not sell anything.
Free Typing Game. Practice typing. Good for elementary students. Accurate and good for learning how to type. Contains advertising.
Disney. Learn about animals, puzzles, sports, cooking, and Disney movies. Games and activities. Lots of fun stuff for elementary through adult ages. The website heavily promotes Disney movies and includes a store.
Anchorage Dispatch News. Read the day’s news online! For students and adults. Lots of information, usually reliable.
Official site of the Iditarod sled dog race. Lots of information about the race. You can go here during the race to find out where the racers are on the trail. For middle school through adult ages. Reliable information. Contains some advertising.
Website for public television children’s shows. Play games and watch shows. The games teach skills like reading, math, and spelling. For preschool and elementary ages. Reliable and fun. No advertising or store.
Website for public television. Current events, TV schedules, information about PBS shows, links to PBS sites for kids and parents. For elementary through adult ages. No advertising, except for PBS shows. Some links don’t work at school. Reliable and accurate information.
National Geographic. Great photos, articles, and information about animals, geography, people, science. They show you how to help the environment. For all ages. Accurate and reliable information. Some advertising.
Website of the Academy of American Poets. Learn about poets, read poems, listen to poems. Activities and lesson ideas for teachers. For upper elementary, middle school, high school, and adult ages. Reliable and informative. No advertising but includes a poetry store.
- Online Reference
Learn about the 50 states
Popular state facts
In-depth description of state animals
Info on some of the state symbols
More info on states, plus
Statues/Bios of great state people
Links to each states tourism site
Helpful sites with kid friendly biographies