Web Sites for Kids and Families

Mathematicswww.aaamath.com                                          Math Practice and activitieswww.coolmath.com                                         Interactive math gameswww.funbrain.com                                          Great site for kidswww.aplusmath.com                                       A+ Mathwww.mathforum.org/dr.math/                      Ask Dr. Mathwww.mathleague.com/help/help.htm           Math League help topicswww.edhelper.com                                         Help for all subjects  Language Arts/Readingwww.funbrain.com                                           Language Arts games and morewww.merriam-webster.com                            Merriam Webster Word Game of the Daywww.vocabulary.com                                       Vocabulary activitieswww.superkids.com/aweb/tools/words        Vocabulary builderswww.lexile.com                                                Lexile Framework for Reading  
Programming, Creative Tools, and Problem Solving
 http://scratch.mit.edu   Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music and art, and share them on the web.  Light-Bot Light-Bot is a game that helps anyone learn fundamental concepts in programming such as loops, conditionals, and functions.  Poisson Rouge Poisson Rouge is an early-childhood site committed to creating non-violent and ad-free computing experiences for any child. There are a number of creative tools, games, and interactive activities.   Math Toybox: Pattern Blocks  Pattern blocks are a great way to explore geometry and design, and this is a free online version of an infinite pattern block set.  MapMaker Interactive This is a tool from National Geographic for exploring and annotating a collection of interactive world maps.