Veterans Memorial MIDDLE School

Instructional Resources

Please click the links below to find websites that will aid your child in Reading and/or Math

 

Stride Academy Login Information

 

***Please have your student practice Stride Academy at home to reinforce academic skills!

Click the link below to access the login directions 

assets/1/Documents/Stride Academy, Students Login (1) (2).pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/ro/pages/studentlinks/map/ - A great site to use to work on your child's levels based on MAP scores. The site also includes an online calculator for practice.

 

www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/RO/Pages/studentlinks/map/reading.htm -This site allows your student to access their RIT Level based on MAP scores that were presented at Student-Led Conferences. They can then select their score to work on skills based on their current level.

 

 

Websites to use for fun, educational games that will help to strengthen skills in the classroom.
 

GREAT WEBSITES FOR KIDS

1. www.blueislandlibrary.org
2. www.primarygames.com
3. www.freerice.com. – vocabulary activities
4. http://www.mathplayground.com - Math games
5. http://www.usmint.gov/kids/index.cfm. – Money games from the U.S. mint.
6. http://www.vectorkids.com. – Math games similar to space invaders games
7. www.gamequarium.org – various games for all disciplines! Pulls games from various educational game websites!
8. www.learner.org/students - build a rollercoaster!
9. www.kids.gov – Social Studies
10. http://nlvm.usu.edu. - Math games for kids.
11. http://www.kidsites.com/ - many activities for kids from different online resources!
12. http://www.schoolexpress.com. – Various games from Concordia University for kids, also teacher resources
13. http://www.animatedatlas.com/movie.html - good website movie, interactive map Social Studies
14. www.factmonster.com – General
15. www.funbrain.com
16. www.sheppardsoftware.com.
17. www.edheads.org – science activities
18. http://readwritethink.org/student_mat/index.asp - English Activities
19. www.eduplace.com/kids/games - This one has been listed before – has nice educational games.
20. www.kidsknowit.com/
21. www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/Games/educational - various games in Science, Reading, Math
22. http://www.boardman.k12.oh.us/bdms/websites/websites.htm. An excellent web portal for all kinds of games and teacher helps!
23. http://bensguide.gpo.gov – interactive games, Social Studies
24. http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/home.jsp. – General student activities by scholastic
25. http://www.lhs.berkeley.edu/kids/.
26. www.funschool/kaboose.com - General (not necessarily all educational)
27. www.knowledgeadventure.com – Games for very young children K-3
28. www.pbs.org
29. www.iknowthat.com - These are games you can try but it wants you to subscribe.
30. www.thinkport.org/ Explore online Field Trips of interactive activities affiliated with the state of Maryland
31. www.visualfractions.com – Math Activities fractions
32. www.edu4kids.com
33. www.mathcats.com – Math Activities
34. http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/resources/explorations  - Science Activities
35. www.thinkport.org
36. www.playmusic.org – Music activities
37. http://moma.org/learn/activities/index  
38. http://illuminations.nctm.org - Great interactive tools... math, science, etc. Go to activities
39. www.figurethis.org - This is also in Spanish
40. http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/links/artgames.html - Art games for kids!
41. http://www.softschools.com - Various games
42. www.abcya.com - Games up to fifth grade
43. http://www.maps.com/FunFacts.aspx?nav=FF – Social Studies games (may require log in)
44. http://www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html - Science and the anatomy
45. http://www.uen.org/k12student/ - Utah educational game portal
46. www.askasia.org/VISIBLE_TRACES/games - Great Social Studies tools
47. www.wonderville.ca 3d website.... good, but may lock up on you. Science
48. www.congressforkids.net - Social Studies, government activities and quizzes
49. www.classbrain.com - General, but there are games that are borderline educational... although the kids would like it
50. http://www.mplsheartfoundation.org/kids/lets_learn.html. Health games
51. www.kidsclick.com
52. http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/games_quizzes - various word games, Social Studies, etc. a scholastic website
53. http://nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/hall/index.html - This website has interactive activities plus it gives the standard that they apply to.
54. www.kidsreads.com - Games and Trivia
55. www.thekidzpage.com – Games for young children

 

 
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