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SitesforTeachers,Parents,andStudents

CompassLearningOdyssey
http://www.compassodyssey.com
CompassOdysseyisalearningprogramthatisprimarilypurchasedbythe
schooldistrict.InorderfortheschoolstohaveaccesstoCompassOdyssey's
readinginstruction,alicensemustbepurchased.CompassOdysseydelivers
readinginstructionthroughpassages,videos,andanimations.Allof
CompassOdyssey'slessonsandassessmentsarealignedwiththeCommon
CoreStateStandards.CompassOdysseycontainsautomaticallygenerated
individualizedlessonsthatfollowstudents'learningprogress.Reading
strategiesarereviewedwhenassessmentscoresdonotreflectmastery.
SpellingCity
http://www.spellingcity.com
SpellingCityisaK12gamebasedlearningtoolforvocabulary,spelling,
writing,andlanguagearts.Teachershavetheopportunitytoentertheclass's
weeklyspellingwordlistsothatstudentscanpracticethewordsfortheir
upcomingspellingtestinvariousgames.SpellingCitycontainsatotalof35
learninggamesthatarecorrelatedtoeducationalstandards.Parentlettersare
alsoavailabletoprintandsendhomewiththeirchild'sspellingwordlistfor
theweek.Teacherresourcesincludelanguageartslessonssuchas
contractionsandDolchwordlists.Thereisalsoaresourcesandinformation
sectionthatcontainsvocabularyandwordstudy.Teachertrainingvideos
providehelpandinformationforteacherswhenusingthiswebsite.
NoRedInk
http://www.noredink.com
Thiswebsitehelpsstudentsimprovetheirgrammarandwritingskills.
TeacherscancreateassignmentsandquizzesthattargetCommonCoreState
Standards.NoRedInkoffersunlimitedhelpandteacherscantracktheir
student'sprogress.
StudyIsland
http://www.studyisland.com
StudyIslandisaKCollegePreplearningprogramdesignedtopromote

higherorderthinkingandinquiryskills.ItoffersTierI,II,andIIIinstruction
forstudentswhoseinstructionallevelisbelowtheirgradelevel.Students
canworkthroughthiswebbasedprogramattheirownpace.Teachersare
abletoassigninteractivelessonsthatassiststudentsinlearningthetopics
versusmemorizinganswers.
Apples4theTeacher
http://www.apples4theteacher.com
Apples4theTeacherisaneducationalresourcesiteforclassroomand
homeschoolteachers.Teacherscanaccesselementarylessonplans,
activities,andgamesinliteracy,science,socialstudies,arts,languages,and
math.LiteracyactivitiesincludeReadToMebooksandPoetryforKids.
AlsoaccessibleareflashcardsinAmericanSignLanguage.
CoolMath
http://www.coolmath.com
CoolMathisasitethatcontainsmathgameswithtopicssuchasdecimals,
properties,factors&primes,fractions,integers,lines,factoring,and
trigonometry.VariousmathlessonsforteachersareofferedsuchasHowto
FindtheInteriorAnglesofPolygonsandTheGeometryofCropCircles.
CoolMathalsocontainsanonlinemathdictionarywithformulas,properties,
diagrams,andexamples.Alsoavailablearelinkstocurriculumstandards
andcooperativelearningresources.
FunBrain
http://www.funbrain.com
Since1997,FunBrainhasprovidedfreeeducationalgames,onlinebooks,
andcomicsforchildrenPreKthrough8thgrade.Thegameshelpbuild
skillsinreadingandmath.ThereisalsoasectionentitledThePlayground
whichgivesparentstheopportunitytointroducetheirpreschoolertothe
mouseandkeyboard.
CommonCoreStateStandards
http://www.corestandards.org
ThiswebsiteistheofficialhomeoftheCommonCoreStateStandardsand
isentitledtheCommonCoreStateStandardsInitiative.Itscontentfeatures
anexplanationofthestandards,frequentlyaskedquestions,mythvs.facts,

andthedevelopmentprocessofthestandards.Teachersareabletoalign
theirK12lessonswiththestandardstoensuretheirteachingcontains
instructionthatwillpreparetheirstudentstobecollegeand/orcareerready.
Starfall
http://www.starfall.com
StarfallisaphonicsteachingreadingprogramthatoriginatedinSeptember
2002.Itisdesignedforfirstandsecondgrade,specialeducation,
homeschool,andEnglishLanguageLearners(ELL)students.Starfall
openedaStarfallKindergartenReadingandLanguageArtsCurriculumin
May2009andaStarfallPreKCurriculuminJune2013.Fouroptionsto
choosefromareABCs,LearntoRead,It'sFuntoRead,andI'mReading.
TheABCssectiondisplayscolorfuluppercaseandlowercaselettersalong
withtheirsound.
BrainPOP
http://www.brainpop.com
BrainPOPisalearningwebsitethatcontainscurrentevents,historical
figuresandmilestones,holidays,andcurricularsubjects.BrainPOPFeatured
MoviescanbedownloadedforfreeonAndroidand/orAppledevices.An
applicationisprovidedforEnglishLanguageLearners(ELL).
KIDZpage
http://www.kidzpage.com
Kidzpageisaninteractivelearningprogramthatcontainsavarietyof
activitiesforallagessuchasprintableandonlinecoloringpages.Thereare
alsomath,picture,andwordgames.Kidscanenjoyholiday,animals,nature
&peoplejigsawpuzzles.Kidzpageisprimarilyforfun,notacademic.
Cookie
http://www.cookie.com
CookieoffersinteractivelearninggamesgearedtowardPreKto1stgrade
students.TheprogramsincludeLearningtoReadwithPhonicsandBuilding
Skillsinmath,language,socialstudies,andscience.Examplesofmathskills
includelengthmeasurementfor1stgradeandlearningtocountforPreK.In
theFunReadingforEarlyReaderssection,childrenpracticemorecomplex
phonicsdecoding,doublesyllablewords,andpunctuationinstories.