Online Resources
 

ALC Website Resource List

Language Arts

http://www.education.com/study-help/article/organizational-

Help organizing and writing good essays.

http://www.brainpop.com/english/writing/

Lots of strategies for English such as writing essays and organizational info

strategiehttp://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/games

Games to help with writing

Paperrater.com

Proofreading and plagiarism and writing suggestions

http://42explore.com/writing.htm

Has multiple websites for writing

 

Math

http://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.mathcats.com

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools

 http://www.cumbavac.org/Math.htm-    thousands of  webpages for math teachers and students

http://www.brainpop.com/math/seeall

http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org

http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/Lessons

http://www.apples4theteacher.com

http://www.aaamath.com

http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/de/math1

http://www.specialconnections.ku.edu/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/specconn/main.php?cat=instruction&section=math/main

http://www.teachervision.fen.com/special-education/teacher-resources/6640.html

Lesson plans pintable’s and more

http://www.cool-math.com/

Brain teasers, games, puzzles, and more

http://www.cool-math.com/

Games, worksheets, interactive white board activities.

http://www.nctm.org/about/default.aspx?id=166

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a public voice of mathematics education supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development and research. 

http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/tools/math-hs.html

High school math search engine.  Power points, lessons, activities

http://www.hstutorials.net/

Short video lessons pre algebra, algebra, geometry.

www.mathforum.com This online community includes teachers, students, researchers, parents and educators who have an interest in math and math education. The site includes Ask Dr. Math, Problems of the Week, discussion groups and much more.

www.AAAmath.com. Customized by grade level and topic, AAA Math features explanations of various mathematical topics, practice problems and fun, challenging games.

www.coolmath.com. This fully interactive site and allows the user to sharpen basic math skills, play games and explore new math concepts.

www.figurethis.org. Created by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, this site helps families enjoy mathematics outside school through a series of fun and engaging challenges.

www.mathcats.com. Math Cats provides playful explorations of important math concepts through games, crafts and interactive projects. Includes a magic chalkboard and an art gallery.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schoolradio/subjects/mathematics . This lively, interactive Web site, based on the popular BBC Schools Television series “Megamaths,” is for practicing and testing times tables.

www.mathleague.com. The Math League, designed for students in fourth grade through high school, specializes in math contests, books and computer software. The “Help Facility” is handy reference guide for math topics complete with examples, definitions and explanations.

www.funbrain.com/numbers.html. This site includes 17 original games based on soccer, car racing and much more Other games include Math Baseball, where a child can score runs with correct answers and Operation Order, where students can build pyramids with their knowledge of algebra.

http://www.mathplayground.com   Games, Videos.  Word problems

http://www.brightstorm.com/ math videos, can enter any equation and get the answer.  Free trial to homework checker that will show work for the equations.  Also Science resources.

http://www.coolmath.com/  math lessons and tutorials, graphing calculator (http://www.coolmath.com/graphit/index.html)

http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/index.html

http://www.aaamath.com/

http://www.math-drills.com/algebra.shtml

http://www.calculator.org/

http://www.mathematicshelpcentral.com/graphpaper.htm

http://incompetech.com/beta/plainGraphPaper/ Offers on-line graph and grid paper in PDF format.

Science

http://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.ebizmba.com/articles/science-websites

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0193131.html

http://www.kidsites.com/sites-edu/science.htm

http://www.science.gov/index.html

http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/interactive.htm

http://www.popsci.com/

http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0193131.html

http://apps.exploratorium.edu/10cool/index.php

http://www.biologycorner.com/

http://webhost.bridgew.edu/jabowen/links.htm

http://apps.exploratorium.edu/10cool/index.php?cmd=browse&category=12

http://www.neok12.com/

http://eelink.net/pages/Student+Environmental+Education+Sites

http://www.eram.k12.ny.us/education/staff/staff.php?sectionid=2149

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/earthspace.htm

http://www.teachervision.fen.com/earth-sciences/teacher-resources/6613.html

http://www.svsu.edu/mathsci-center/uploads/science/gsessk.htm

http://www.neok12.com/Photosynthesis.htm

http://www.teachervision.fen.com/graphic-organizers/printable/6293.html

http://www.windows2universe.org/

http://www.fas.org/immuneattack/players-2/download

 

Social Studies

http://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.historyforkids.org

covers different time periods of world history as well as US history – includes pictures, documents, maps

http://www.hippocampus.org

covers subjects in government, US history, algebra, calculus, biology, physics, and environmental science

can read text or watch a movie, also includes particular text by textbook (some of ours are listed)

http://www.aaawhere.com

good geographical photos – somewhat limited though