Websites and Apps

Websites
         Pearsonrealize.com  ~  Pearson Realize is a component of our Math and Science program. Students can log on
                     to their personal accounts and practice math skills and view science
lessons.

          Kidsa-z.com ~ Students can log on to their personal accounts to read books at their independent and 
                    instructional levels. After reading a book students can earn points that they can later redeem to build
                    their own robot!

          TeachTCI.com ~ Each student can log on to their personal account to access resources and materials linked 
                    with our Social Studies program.

          ABCya.com  ~  Students can practice math, reading, spelling, keyboarding, mouse manipulation skills, and
                    much more!

          Fun4TheBrain.com  ~  Practice math fact fluency

         Storyline Online ~  "The Screen Actors Guild Foundation records well-known actors reading children's books and
                   makes graphically dynamic videos so that children around the world can be read to with just the click of a
                   Storyline Online video book image."

          Weather Research Lab


Apps
iMovie  ~  Students can practice their language skills by creating their own movie. The "Trailer" feature forces the
          "movie maker" to stick within a template that follows a beginning, middle, end, characters, setting, and plot.
          You can have your child get friends and family involved by writing a script before recording the movie.


Voice Recorder / Camera  ~  Your child can make their own "books on tape". Once they've read a book, have them
          re-read it and record themselves. Later, they can listen to themselves on tape and follow along in their book.

PBS Kids (PBSKids.org)  ~  Big Picture (spelling / word formation)
Shape Quest (geometry skills) Fresh Pick (problem solving skills) 

 Dragon Shapes  ~  geometry


 Bill Nye The Science Guy  ~  science--includes full episodes

 Cargo-Bot  ~  programing / coding

 Boggle  ~  spelling / word recognition

 Mad Libs  ~  parts of speech / spelling

 Jambalaya  ~  spelling / word formation

 Futaba  ~  picture / word recognition

 Sight Words: there are several apps to help with sight word practice!




Note* - Artificial light emitted from electronics disrupts the natural sleep cycle. It is recommended that you child turns off their electronics at least an hour before their bedtime (Yale Medical Group sleep expert, Meir Kryger, MD).