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Early Childhood & Elementary Bookmarks
                                          Education is the wings a child will use to fly.
Technology Goals:Young children may use the Internet to:
1.) Follow Picture Links, 2.) Learn to Read for Content, 3.) Follow Directions,     
 4.) Improve Navigation Skills, 5.) Identify Cause & Effect Relationships

Seasonal Kids' Activities      Teach the Children Well       
Student Activity Sites:
Whole Group Instruction Sites:
Sites Kids Will Love:
Learning Center Activities
A~Z Kids' Stuff    Internet ABC's
Animals and Pets 
ABC Teach (Shape book cut-outs)
Barney    Seussville
Magic Keys   Fablevision
Animal Sounds  Animals & Nature
Drawing Online    Coloring Pages
Kaboose    KidsZone Funology
GigglePoetry          Starfall
Mrs. Alphabet
Jan Brett
PBS Kids
CyberBee     EduPuppy Paper Dolls
Lil Fingers Storybooks
Enchanted Learning
My Life as an Elk
Michaels Craft Store
Sesame Street
National Geographic
Once Upon The Internet
Matching Coins
Stories to Grow By  StoryHour
Online Frog Math
Grandma Ivy Peter Rabbit
Coloring & Drawing @ Blackdog
PaperToys  Toymaker
Teach-nology    Trackstar Prongo
Snowflake Maker
Learning to Read   ALA
Highlights   Montessori Virtual Playground
Kids Korner
Math Baseball
Suzy Red's Schoolhouse
Virtual Farm
Count Us In Games WebWombat

Sites by Talented Educators:
Preschool Classroom: http://members.tripod.com/talibiddeenjr/id30.htm
A Kindergarten Class: http://www.jsd.k12.ak.us/hbv/classrooms/Fontanella/fontanejhbvHome.html
First Grade Fun!: http://www.kn.sbc.com/wired/fil/pages/listkindergamr8.html
Jan's Resources for Teachers: http://www.geocities.com/janice13/

Early Childhood Sites:
Early Childhood Resources:  http://www.earlychildhood.com/
Early Childhood Tech Literacy Project:  http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/curriculum/littlekids
Interactive Mathematics for K-2: http://matti.usu.edu/nlvm/nav/grade_g_1.html
Preschool Express: http://www.preschoolexpress.com/music_station.shtml
Preschool Teacher: http://www.preschoolbystormie.com/
Preschool Rainbow: http://www.preschoolrainbow.org/
Ready Web Early Childhood Resources: http://readyweb.crc.uiuc.edu
Shape Books:  http://www.shapebooks.com
Skip Counting Song: http://www.sln.org/pieces/knox/skipsong.htm
StarFall: http://www.starfall.com
Under 5's: http://www.underfives.co.uk/

Kindergarten Sites:
The Kindergarten Krew: http://www.thekcrew.net/
Kinderhive: http://shallowfordfalls.typepad.com/jpieczko/
Kindergarten Kafe: http://www.kkafe.net
Kididdles: http://www.kididdles.com
Kinder Korner: http://www.kinderkorner.com
Kids Did This: http://sln.fi.edu/tfi/hotlists/kids.html
A Kindergarten Class: http://www.jsd.k12.ak.us/hbv/classrooms/Fontanella/fontanejhbvHome.html
Kinderstart: http://www.kinderstart.com/
Mrs. Alphabet: http://www.mrsalphabet.com

Elementary Sites For Ideas:
Children's Literature Web Guide: http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/storcoll.html
Children's Story Book Online http://www.magickeys.com/books/
Creating a Hotlist Instructions: http://www.gaillovely.com/resources/hotlist.htm
CyberBee:  http://www.cyberbee.com/
Drawing Online:  http://www.unclefred.com/index.html
Education World: http://www.education-world.com
Elementary Education Lesson Plans:  http://www.LessonPlansPage.com
Fun Lesson Plans: FunLessonPlans.com
Handwriting for Kids: http://www.geocities.com/creadman/handwrite/ 
Idea Box  (See the Idea of the Week Page) http://www.theideabox.com/
100th Day of School:  http://users.aol.com/a100thday/ideas.html
Kids Publishing: http://www.kidpub.com/kidpub/
Learning Page: http://www.learningpage.com
Motivating Young Readers: http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson035.shtml
My Picture Book: http://www.mypicturebook.com/
Penguin Books/Ideas for Teachers: http://www.penguinputnam.com Click on the link for "Young Readers"
Primarygames: http://www.primarygames.com
Primary School: http://www.primaryschool.com.au/
Rainforest Unit: http://www.communityschool.net/topics%20of%20study/Rainforest.htm
Scavenger Hunt Example by Hazel Jobe: http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson120.shtml
Teaching Ideas from the U.K.
Thematic Lesson Ideas: http://www.midgefrazel.net/index.html

Additional Language Arts Bookmarks

Certificate Creator
Online Calendar
Graphic Organizers

Articles Online:
The Internet Pyramid for Elementary Students by Ann Johnston 
I Lost My Tooth by Diann Boehm
Simple Methods of Integrating Technology Into Primary Classrooms 

Smart Neurons: http://www.smartneurons.com/
Edmark:  http://www.edmark.com
Humongous Entertainment:  http://www.humongous.com
Knowledge Adventure:  http://www.knowledgeadventure.com 
The Learning Company:  http://www.learningco.com/school 
Monarch Pulbishing: http://www.monarchpublishers.com/main/index.shtml
Sunburst:  http://www.sunburst.com

2002/2003/2004, 2005 Helen Teague for OOPS: Staff  Development Training 
Email: helen@4oops.com
Created January 1, 2000, Updated 5-5-2008

TIP: Almost any website can have a large, primary font by changing the Font and size in the preferences of your browser. Just go to Preferences and choose Font. 
Change both the fixed and variable width font to a font like Comic Sans, size 18.
 A Font Page: http://www.momscorner4kids.com/fonts/index.htm