Parent Resources

General Resources

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Parent Resources

Interactive Sites for Education Great interactive games and simulations for all subjects.

Lexile Number Search If you know the name of a book, you can find its Lexile number

St. Joseph County, Mishawaka-Penn Harris, & Bremen Public Libraries combined card system

Family Education Family Education Network is created for parents by parents. Millions of parents rely on Family Education Network’s trusted homework help, parent tips and expert advice.

Parents’ Place Family resources for parents and caregivers who want to help their children excel in school. Includes the Home Activity Center, Homework Help, Kids’ Publishing Corner, and the Home Schooling links.

Kids Health for Kids All kinds of information about a kid’s physical and emotional health with interactive articles and activities. The “Word!” glossary defines medical terms and explains how kids can stop stomach pangs, fix fevers, and get rid of rashes.

Math Fact Café Free math worksheets for elementary school and home use. This includes generators for math drills, flashcards, time, money, and more!

Math for the Fun of It Just like the name says, fun math activities for you and your child

Turtle Diary Pre-K through Third grade Math, Language Arts, and Science interactive learning games.

Starfall a creative website designed to teach children to read. Kindergarten students start with the Alphabet pages.

Literacy Center An introduction to letters, numbers, colors, shapes, etc.

PBSKids A great web site with games, coloring pages, songs, stories and links

Story Line The Screen Actors Guild Foundation brings you an on-line video progam featuring SAG members reading childrens books aloud. Also includes activities and lesson ideas.

Writing Resources

American Library of Poetry Ongoing poetry contest which is open to all students enrolled in grades 3-12

Scholastic Kids are Authors Enter the kids are authors annual competition to encourage students to use their reading, writing, and artistic skills.

Reading Resources

St. Joseph County, Mishawaka-Penn Harris, & Bremen Public Libraries combined card system

Lexile Number Search If you know the name of a book, you can find its Lexile number

Shelfari This is a premier social network for people who love books!

Reading Rockets Launching young readers with lots of ideas and reading lists

ELC Study Zone Two reading comprehension stories with quiz and activities

Pearson-Longman Comprehension stories and question for grades 1-8

Book Adventure Find comprehension tests for popular books.

Math Resources

Math Fact Café Free math worksheets for elementary school and home use. This includes generators for math drills, flashcards, time, money, and more!

Math for the Fun of It Just like the name says, fun math activities for you and your child

Keyboarding Resources

BBC Typing A British animated and fun introduction to touch typing

Interactive Sites for Education – Typing

Learning Games - Keyboarding Scroll down for a number of keyboarding games.

PowerTyping Awesome for kids and adults.