Games and Interactive Websites
Literactive is the leading provider of reading material for pre-school, kindergarten and grade 1 students available online. The program is comprised of carefully leveled guided readers, comprehensive phonic activities and a wealth of supplemental reading material which gradually develop a child's reading skills in a sequential and enjoyable manner.Developed and approved by teachers and parents across the United States, Literactive is the acknowledged leader in early learning online. All the material is available for free from this site but you need to register.
Where children have fun learning to read. Games and activities that help children learn to read
A Free math game that plays like a video game. Students grades 1 - 7 have to answer math problems to play the quests and challenges. Parents may purchase an upgrade if they choose and the students are able to move faster and have different rewards in the game. The upgrade does not change the academic part of the program.
A Free site where children can practice a variety of activities in Math, Science. Social Studies, Language as well as other activities.
A free website with activities for students from Preschool and up for Math,Reading, Science, Social Studies and a variety of other subjects to help your children.
Children can practice with Math flashcards or they can do research on many different topics of interest.
Many different activities for beginning readers.
Books with change from English to Spanish in this Library by clicking on an icon in the book.
Stories are read to you by Screen Actors Guild members
Fun math games for children of all ages from preschool on up.
Mathmagician is a great site to help students learn their addition,subtraction, multiplication and division facts. This site was developed by a school district to help their students.
Reading games and more to play online in a safe environment. Parents may register their child for free to play these learning activities.
Games for all subject areas to help child with school
Songs, games, and other kid-safe activities for children aged ten and younger.
Sesame Street Central. The kids’ activities page with your friends from Sesame Street. Play games with Prairie Dawn, Elmo, and the Cookie Monster.
Play Kids Games. Check out math, alphabet and logic games designed for younger children and their parents.
Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood. Includes activities for kids as well as show-related information for kids and parents.
Little Explorers. Click on a letter of the alphabet and connect to not one, but many, many pictures of words with that letter and hot links to Web sites about that word.
Zoom By Kids, For Kids. This site offers games, activities, projects and more. Play along or submit your own activities.
A Game A Day. This site offers puzzles, games, and related materials designed to stimulate learning, problem solving, and creative thinking.
Fun Brain is an Educational website for children and teens and has some parenting resources.
PBS for Kids. Games and activities connected to your favorite PBS programs,including Arthur, Between the Lions and Sesame Street. Also provides information for adults on using the site.
Search Engines for Children
Yahoo for kids, designed for ages 7 to 12. Sites are hand-picked to be appropriate for children. Also, unlike normal Yahoo, searches will not bring back matched found by crawling the web, if there is no match from within the Yahooligan listings. This prevents objectionable sites from slipping onto the screen. Additionally, adult-oriented banner advertising will not appear within the service. Yahooligans is the oldest major directory for children, launched in March 1996.
On this site, Ask Jeeves for Kids, students can ask questions and get answers. The site includes games, news resources and study tools for students. Study tools include some really cute clip art, an almanac (FactMonster), a dictionary, a world atlas and much more. Annotation on Parent’s page: Each Web site included in Ask Jeeves for Kids is carefully selected by an editor. We include only "G-rated" pages and those written specifically for children. We select sites for the quality and depth of their content, and for safety.
KidsClick! was created by a group of librarians at the Ramapo Catskill Library System, as a logical step in addressing concerns about the roleof public libraries in guiding their young users to valuable and age appropriate web sites. Please note that KidsClick! is not an Internet filter. It does not prevent client web browsers from being used to surf any URL address that the user inputs. It is intended to guide users to good sites; not block them from "bad" sites. Students can search by keywords or by over six hundred subjects using the first letter.
KidsKonnect is a safe Internet gateway for kids created and maintained by educators. Students can search from a long alphabetized list or subject index. Sites for teachers are included. This site has won the EdLinks Award from the National Education Association and the Golden Web Award from the International Association of Web Masters and Designers.