FUN LEARNING LINKS
There are also many games and videos on other lots of other pages on the wiki, organized by subject.

TECHNOLOGY
Free typing practice. Once you complete the free registration, your child will be ready to begin lesson 1.
http://www.goodtyping.com/
Free typing practice. When you reach this site, click on “touch typing” and then “regular keyboard”. Once you have done that, your child will be ready to select Lesson 1.
http://www.sense-lang.org/
Animated Fonts for online use:
http://www.glitterbank.com/index.html
http://textanim.com/
Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/create

MATH GAMES
Mrs. Davis’ favorite multiplication site. A wonderful site that has strategies and games for memorization!
http://www.multiplication.com/
Links to online games for practice. Organized with the lessons from our textbook.
http://www.everydaymath.org/trial.htm
You can get games that are good for your grade level.
www.funbrain.com/brain/MathBrain/MathBrain.html
www.coolmath.com/
http://www.dositey.com/
http://toonuniversity.com/math.asp
http://www.softschools.com/math/games


MATH RESOURCES
Online manipulatives for TONS of math topics.
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/grade_g_2.html
Online math dictionary.
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/

MATH PRACTICE–MAKE A WORKSHEET
http://www.mathfactcafe.com/
http://www.aplusmath.com/Worksheets
http://www.superkids.com/aweb/tools/math
http://www.edhelper.com/math.htm
You do NOT have to subscribe nor pay to use this site. To print a worksheet, highlight the text, and print the selection.

PROBLEM SOLVING/BRAIN-BUILDERS
Peg Puzzle
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_182_g_2_t_1.html
Tetris
http://www.mathplayground.com/tetrasquares.html
Online Sudoku!!
http://www.primarygames.com/puzzles/sudoku/start.htm

WRITING
Free online dictionary
http://ninjawords.com/
Free online thesaurus to help you find spicy words
http://thesaurus.reference.com/
Writing games (scroll down)
http://www.scholastic.com/kids/games.htm


SPELLING
The 100 most misspelled words battleship game (medium)
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.quia.com/ba/1476.html
The 100 most misspelled words battleship game (HARD!)
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.quia.com/ba/1506.html
The 500 most used words hangman game
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.quia.com/hm/114901.html
Activities, list of the 220 most-used words in the English language and links. (easier)
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.theschoolbell.com/Links/Dolch/Contents.html
Lists of the 600 most-used words in the English language. (harder)
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.uen.org/k-2educator/word_lists.shtml
There are many cool games on this site. For spelling, try Spell Check and other Word games.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html

GRAMMAR
Fun, amazing site with LOADS of activities and information. The movies are our favorite! Completely worth the membership fee!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.brainpop.com/
There are many cool games on this site. For grammar, try Grammar Gorillas, Rooting out Words, and other Word games.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html

READING
Mad Libs to create, read, and share
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.funbrain.com/brain/ReadingBrain/ReadingBrain.html
Lists of GREAT books to read. Includes classics and new books of ALL genres.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.planetesme.com/

READING STORIES FROM CLASS–MORE INFO.
All about the Iditarod Race.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.ultimateiditarod.com/
All about the Iditarod Race.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/iditarod/



SCIENCE
http://www.metric-conversions.org/
Science vocabulary hangman. Very cool!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://education.jlab.org/vocabhangman/index.html
Patterns game.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.primarygames.com/patterns/start.htm
Online pattern blocks. Design your own colorful patterns! Rotate blocks.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://ejad.best.vwh.net/java/patterns/patterns_j.shtml
Complete the pattern.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_184_g_2_t_1.html
Complete the pattern–CHALLENGE.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_271_g_2_t_3.html?open=instructions
Webquest on food webs.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.gould.edu.au/foodwebs/kids_web.htm
Fun, amazing site with LOADS of activities and information. The movies are our favorite! Completely worth the memebership fee!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.brainpop.com/
Land and Water, geology for kids
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.geocities.com/missneill/
Land and Water, soil
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/soil/index.html
Weather links
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.illiniweather.com/pages/kids_weather_links.htm
Ecosystems
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://idahoptv.org/dialogue4kids/season4/ecology/facts.html
All things science!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.extremescience.com/

SOCIAL STUDIES
http://itouchmap.com/latlong.html
Interactive latitude and longitude of a point using Google Maps
http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/latitude_and_longitude_finder.htm
Easy latitude and longitude finder
http://www.scholastic.com/scholastic_thanksgiving/
Information about the first Thanksgiving
Michigan’s official website for kids. History and government info.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.michigan.gov/mikids
Michigan Historical Museum’s site for kids. We visit the museum during our Lansing field trip.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.michigan.gov/hal/0,1607,7-160-15481_19268_20778---,00.html
The city of Birmingham’s website.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.ci.birmingham.mi.us/home/index.asp?page=1
Everything you ever wanted to know about Pioneers.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.kidskonnect.com/Pioneers/PioneersHome.html
All about children in a pioneer family.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.voge-es.eu.dodea.edu/Pathfinders/pathfinder-pioneerchildren.htm
Map reading games
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.geocities.com/EnchantedForest/8112/map.html
Puzzled states game for all 50 states!! Fun!!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.scholastic.com/play/prestates.htm
Map activities of all kinds and levels.
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm
Interactive maps and games. (very hard)
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://www.kbears.com/continents.html
More fun map games!
http://web.archive.org/web/20071025003644/http://mapzone.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/mapzone/gamespages/action.html



Another school district's 3rd grade links for all subjects:
http://www1.kent.k12.wa.us/ksd/ms/3.htm
4th grade:
http://www.kent.k12.wa.us/site/Default.aspx?PageID=1382