Suggested Websites for Elementary Students

Language Arts/Reading

Kidsbooks

Locate books for all subjects and age levels: folklore, ghost stories, picture books, fables and more.

Britannica.com

Britannica on line; Look for articles, illustrations, maps, all part of Encyclopedia Britannica.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site

Collection of reviews for great books for kids. Ideas for ways to use them in classroom. Activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas themes and professional topics.

Inkspot.com

Creative writing exercises for young writers. More than 75 online resources, including links to author workshops and writing associations and publications for student authors.

Story Fun

Practice language arts skills while having fun with “mad libs". Practice nouns, verbs, and adjectives to create a crazy story to print and read.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Site

Laura Ingalls Wilder site. Provides listing of all her books with a short summary. Personal information and places of travel with assorted trivia also included.

Scholastic.com

Leading publisher of children’s books. A treasure trove of information.

Surfnetkids.com

Search engine for all subject areas.

Puzzlemaker

A puzzle and games generation tool for teachers, parents and students. Create and print customized word search, crossword and math puzzles using your word lists. Build your own maze or print our specialty hand-drawn mazes created around holidays and classroom topics.

Webtales

Creative and interactive spot in cyberspace geared for students in grades 3 and up. Students use language skills to complete a “mad lib” experience.

Candlelight Stories

Educational story, audio, game and animation content.

Funbrain

Spelling, grammar and math games that teachers can use.

Crayon

Create your own newspaper. CRAYON is a tool for managing news sources on the Internet and the World Wide Web. CRAYON uses a simple analogy that everyone can understand - a newspaper to organize periodical information.