Summer Send Off!
This page contains sites that are fun and help you retain and improve all the new learning you acquired this year!
Suggested Reading Lists
Children's Book Awards (link)
Award Winning Children's Book List.
Children's Literature - Best Books Lists (link)
Lots of lists about what kids should read.
Children's Literature Web Guide (link)
Children's Literature Guide to Reading Lists
Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (link)
Winners of the children's book award given by the North Dakota Library Association
Flicker Tale Children's Book Award Nominees (link)
North Dakota Flickertale Award
Suggested Reading List (link)
This site is text only, but it contains a lengthy list compiled by authoritative contributors.
Between the Lions (link)
literacy resources-activities, quick tips, recommended books and curriculum materials-for you to share with your emerging readers.
The fully automatic bibliography maker that auto-fills. MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian
Book Adventure (link)
Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8.
Book Adventure: Search For A Book (link)
Bailey and Rex can help you find the coolest books to read!
Free Automatic Bibliography Composer - MLA and APA formatting
Welcome to Investigations (link)
Investigations in Number, Data, and Space®
North Dakota Educational Technology Services. Including Sendit email login screen.
EduTech: Education Technology Services (link)
EduTech provides information technology services and education technology professional development.
At Home With Math (link)
The ten everyday math activities in this kit build math into the things most families already do--ordinary routines such as figuring out ways to save money, to share fairly, or to get somewhere on time.
Holiday Fun & Other Stuff!
Global Goodwill Holiday Fun Facts (link)
Tour holiday traditions.
Holidays & Festivals Around the World (link)
Select a holiday or country to find out about a holiday.
Holidays Around the World (link)
Holidays, Traditions and Customs in Different Countries from the World Book Encyclopedia.
Spring Holidays (link)
Spring recipes, craft ideas, coloring pages and more. - Kaboose.com
Holiday World (link)
Information and entertainment related to various holidays. Provides history, traditions, jokes, recipes, wall papers, poems, gift ideas, e-cards and screensavers on differnt holidays and festivals.
Holiday World (link)
History of Holidays, Traditions, Customs, and Holiday Trivia.
The Holiday Zone (link)
Free holiday and seasonal educational resources for use in early childhood and elementary educational settings.
Enchanted Learning: The Olympic Games (link)
About the Olympics
Official Website of the Olympic Movement (link)
The Olympic Movement includes the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Organising Committees of the Olympic Games (OCOGs), the National Olympic Committees (NOCs), the International Federations (IFs), the national associations, clubs and, of course, the athletes.
The Ancient Olympics (link)
Links to historical information about the history, origins, and events of the ancient Olympics.
The Myth Man's Olympians (link)
Click on any name on the chart to visit that Olympian's page!
The Olympians (link)
For more information, click on the individual deities in this group portrait of THE OLYMPIANS.
International Olympic Committee (link)
The current Olympic Games programme includes 35 sports and nearly 400 events. There are also past Olympic sports and sports recognised by the Olympic Movement.
Winter Olympic WebQuest (link)
You are a participant in one of the fifteen Winter Olympic sports. Your sport is in need of additional funding so you can successfully prepare for the games.
Great Websites for Kids
ALA | Booklists for Parents (link)
Booklists with Reading Tips, based on Early Literacy Project
ALA | Caldecott Medal (link)
Annual award given by the American Library Association for most distinguished American picture book for children
ALA | Current Notable Children's Books List (link)
2008 Notable Children's Books
ALA | Current Notable Children's Recordings List (link)
2008 Notable Children's Recordings
ALA | Current Notable Children's Videos List (link)
2008 NOTABLE CHILDREN'S VIDEOS
ALA | For Parents (link)
Background Information on Brain Development and Early Literacy Books, Videos, and Websites.
ALA | Great Web Sites for Kids (link)
From the Association for Library Service to Children
ALA | Newbery Medal (link)
Annual award given by the American Library Association for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
ALA | Past Children's Notable Lists (link)
Click on the links to see past Children's Notable Lists.
ALA | Wilder Medal (link)
Award that honors an author or illustrator whose books have made a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children
Scott Foresman (link)
Scott Foresman Reading Street Grade Level Websites from Ms. Waltke's Room in Jefferson County, TN schools