Ready for more reading? This summer I’ve found so many new resources I wanted to share them all with you.
Literacy Links Online
Math and Science
Create a Pop-Up City – kinderpendent.com
Crayon Physics Deluxe – crayonphysics.com
Snake! Multiplication Facts Game – love2learnandshare.blogspot.com
Math Pickle – iLearnTechnology.com
Math Game Links online -zMathGames.com
Scholastic Make Your Own I Spy – scholastic.com
Learning and Play
Are 21st century 5-year-olds cognitively ready to read? – The Washington Post
Book Owners Have Smarter Kids – Salon.com
Happiness and the Overbooked Child – NY Times
For Better Grades, Try Gym Class – NY Times
Math and Science: Out of the Classroom – Mind/Shift
Prescription for Play – Alliance for Childhood and KaBOOM!
Literacy Rich Environments – ReadingRockets.org
Screen Time & Learning – mashable.com
Walk a Mile
Living with Autism: A Night in the Life – milehighmamas.com
The Myth of the Extraordinary Teacher – LA Times
Randomness . . .
Egg Timer for your computer – e.ggtimer.com
Closed Due to Impending Anarchy – passiveagressivenotes.com
Printable Lunch Box Notes – picklebums.com
Free Classroom Photo, Schedule, & News Websites – Shutterfly.com
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Pocket Literacy – Parents + PLC = Smarter kids. Unlock your child’s potential today!
Ishababies – Plush dolls with “flavor.”
Geom-e-Twee – Free, magical geometric trees that respond to touch for iPad, iPhone, iPod.
My Toy Smart – Toys that make learning fun!