OTHER SITES OF INTEREST 


 

 

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 If you are looking for a way to review topics covered in class this site has a multitude of games on all different subjects at all different levels.  It should offer whatever type of review you are looking for.  I recommend that games that review math skills.  It will ask if you want to register, but that is not necessary.  I'm sure your child will enjoy their visit to : http://www.iknowthat.com

 If you are looking for a fun way for your child to check on his/her comprehension of a book be sure to visit :http://readingadventure.org. This site also helps your chld choose books he/she may be interested in reading.


Listed below are some links to sites about our Blessed Mother that may help with ideas or information.

Both sites listed below have many additional links.

http://www.catholic.org/clife/mary

http://www.americancatholic.org/Features/Saints/Mary.asp

 

 

Sites with information about Creepy Crawlies

http://yahooligans.yahoo.com/content/animals   This site provides links to information about insects, reptiles, and small mammals.

http://edtech.kennesaw.edu/web/insects.html    This site has a great deal of links to access information on the topic.

 

Sites for children with information about dinosaurs

http://www.kidsites.com/sites-edu/dinosaurs.htm  This site provides an extensive list of links to child friendly sites about dinosaurs.

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0770763.html   This site provides information about specific dinosaurs.

http://www.dinoruss.org/location.html  This site provides links to places where dinosaur fossils and museums can be found.

Sites with information about Native Americans

http://www.fcps.k12.va.us/DeerParkES/kids/indianfacts/indians.htm

This site had games for the children to play as they learn.  http://nativetech.org/games/index.php

 This site is an excellent source of links to many additional sites on specific topics. http://marilee.us/nativeamericans2.html#Cherokee

Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Web Site
This site was created by my son, Stephen, and gives information about church services, history, and activities.  Visit the page of Children's Links to find pages with many religious activities for you and your child to enjoy.

Follow links to these sites to learn more about the Rainforest.

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/rainforest/ (This site gives a list of many additional links that are child oriented.)

http://www.eduweb.com/amazon.html

http://passporttoknowledge.com/rainforest/intro.html

http://www.christiananswers.net/kids/sounds.html

 

Here are some links to help you and your child learn more about Christmas celebrations around the world.

http://www.christmas.com/worldview

http://techdirect.com/christmas/cele2.html

http://www.soon.org.uk/country/christmas.htm

http://hometown.aol.com/tishintn/page16.html

http://christmas-world.freeservers.com/

Learn about Mexico by clicking on this link.  This site contains a wealth of information, games, and pictures for your child to explore to learn about Mexico.

http://www.apples4theteacher.com

http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/kids/about/html/home.html

The site below has  links to additional information about Mexico and was created by a second grade class.

http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/mexico/mexico.htm

 

Go to http://www.starfall.com for additional practice with reading.  This site contains games and activities as well as phonics practice.

 

Follow these links to learn more about the oceans.

The following is a site from the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
http://www.mbayaq.org/  (
Be sure to check out the teacher and kids' pages for a variety of online and printable activities.  Check out the live web cams to see the aquarium in action.)

The following link contains a list of additional links with excellent information for children.  The first one is especially good.
http://home.earthlink.net/~boytan/oceans/kids.htm

Another source of easy information on the ocean for children.
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/ocean/

 

This page has excellent links to information about air and space travel as well as the solar system.

http://kids.msfc.nasa.gov/Sites/                                                        

Learn About the Saints

http://www.catholic.org/saints/

http://www.catholic-forum.com/

 

Learn about bats http://www.kidzone.ws/animals/bats/index.htm

 

SITES WITH INFORMATION ABOUT THE DESERT

                  http://desertmuseum.org/desert/index.html       

http://www.desertusa.com/

http://seamonkey.ed.asu.edu/~storslee/botan.html

http://mbgnet.mobot.org/sets/desert/index.htm