Friday, April 18th, 2014

                 Websites to Support Elementary Families

Mathematics

http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/Academic_Excellence/Academic_Standards/Mathematics/index.html

English- Language Arts (Reading, Writing, Language, Viewing, Speaking, and Listening)
http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/Academic_Excellence/Academic_Standards/Reading/index.html

Science
http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/Academic_Excellence/Academic_Standards/Science/index.html

Anoka-Hennepin Math and Literacy Tip Cards
Click Parent Resources on the top menu bar Click Math and Literacy Tip CardsSelect a grade level and math or literacyThe web address is:
http://www.anoka.k12.mn.us/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondetailid=233661&catfilter=11708#showDoc

Curricululinks
This site provides links to web resources aligned to grade level or content to support students and families
http://www.anoka.k12.mn.us/curricu-links


Mathematics

Everyday Mathematics Family Resources
This site provides resources for families, aligned to Everyday Mathematics. Click Tips and Activities to find resources and at home activities.
https://www.mheonline.com/parent_connection_em/

Additional Web Resources for Mathematics
Figure This
http://www.figurethis.org/index.html

National Council of Mathematics (NCTM) Illunications:
http://illuminations.nctm.org/

Thinkfinity
Click At home & Afterschool
http://www.thinkfinity.org


Reading

Web Resources for Reading

Reading Rockets offers a wealth of reading strategies, lessons, and activities designed to help young children learn how to read and read better. Our reading resources assist parents, teachers, and other educators in helping struggling readers build fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension skills.
http://www.readingrockets.org/audience/parents

AdLit
This is a great site for parents/families. It has tips for supporting readers at home, finding ways to connect with the school community, etc.
http://www.adlit.org/strategy_library

Primary Reading- Starfall
http://www.starfall.com/


Science

Web Resources for Science

Exploring Science

This site provides resources to support parents in helping children develop the skills they need to think like scientists. Even the youngest children are quite capable of beginning to build these skills.http://www.pbs.org/parents/exploringscience/

Dragonfly TV
http://pbskids.org/dragonflytv/

Science Girls
http://pbskids.org/scigirls/

The Grown-ups Guide to Zoom
http://www.pbs.org/parents/zoom

Kids’ Zone
http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/eyk/index.asp?flash=true

The Science Explorer
http://www.exploratorium.edu/science_explorer/

Biology 4 Kids
http://www.biology4kids.com/files/plants_main.html

Exploratorium: Science Snacks
http://www.exploratorium.edu/snacks/snacksbysubject.html