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First Grade


Tumblebooks (link)

Starfall (link)

The Starfall Method promises to improve reading acquisition by using the Internet to help make it fun for the children and easy for the educators. You may order the printed materials that go along with the website for classroom or home use.

BookPALS Storyline Online (link)

An on-line streaming video program featuring Screen Actors Guild Foundation members reading children's books aloud. Each book has accompanying lesson plan and activity guide.

Alphabet (link)

Alphabet Books, Stories and Poems.

Scott Foresman (link)

Spellbound (link)

Look carefully at the word on top of the wall. When it disappears, drag the letters into the slots and spell the word correctly.

Paw Park: Alphabet Bears (link)

Put the bears in alphabetical order.

Literacy Center Education Network (link)

Play & Learn English

Clifford Interactive Game (link)

Make a Word Activity

Between the Lions (link)

literacy resources-activities, quick tips, recommended books and curriculum materials-for you to share with your emerging readers.


1st grade Spelling City (link)


Beginning Blends (link)

Click on the blend that begins or ends the picture name.

Beginning Digraphs (link)

Click on the consonant digraph that begins the picture name.

Ending Consonants (link)

Practice lessons.

Ending Digraphs (link)

Click on the consonant digraph that ends the picture name.

Clifford the Big Red Dog: Sound Match Activity (link)

Beginning Sounds

Beginning Consonants (link)

Practice lessons.

Vowel Sounds

Short A Practice (link)

Choose a lesson

Short E Practice (link)

Choose a lesson

Short I Practice (link)

Choose a lesson

Short U Practice (link)

Choose a lesson

Short Vowels (link)

Name the picture.


Literacy Center Education Network - Play & Learn - Overview (link)

Beginning French, Spanish, German (and English)

Lite-Brite (link)

Create your own Lite-Brite pictures.

Pattern Mania (link)

Pattern game. Look at the pattern and decide what comes next.

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (link)

The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (NLVM) is an NSF supported project that began in 1999 to develop a library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulatives or concept tutorials, mostly in the form of Java applets, for mathematics instruction (K-12 emphasis).

Investigations in Number, Data, and Space (link)


Hawaiian Hoary Bat (link)

Animals of Hawaii

Bat Games (link)

Here are 12 fun games for you to play while learning more about bats!

Bats (link)

List of research and informational sites relating to bats.

LHS Bat Quiz (link)

Lawrence Hall of Science.

A Variety of Good Stuff

Gamequarium (link)


Build-a-Snowman (link)

Interactive game

North (link)

Santa Claus and Christmas at the Northpole

North Pole Fun & Games (link)

Pictures to print out and color, crafts, games and jokes.


Carve a Pumpkin (link)

Pick a pumpkin to carve.

Carve-a-Pumpkin (link)

Click and drag the shapes onto the pumpkin to create different faces.

Pumpkin Carving (link)

Carve a pumpkin online!


Enchanted Learning: Thanksgiving (link)

Thanksgiving Crafts, Decorations, Worksheets, Activities, and Printouts

Thanksgiving Games (link)

Games and activites for the primary and intermediate levels.

The History Channel: Thanksgiving (link)

The history of Thanksgiving

First Thanksgiving (link)

Exlore the Mayflower and discover what life was like on the Pilgrims ship. Also has links to the Pilgrims settlement village which allows students to interact find answers to questions of famous Pilgrims.

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