Resources for youth, parents, and teachers
Early Literacy Web
Getting ready to read,
ready for school
Mr. B's Career Web
Career clusters, activities, online resources,
entrepreneurship, and MORE!
Help a child succeed in school, resources
for kids, families, and teachers
A collection of education-themed resources
for kids, families,and teachers
- A Game a Day.
Enjoy a new word game, word search, brainteaser, trivia game,
anagram, cryptogram, crossword and more each weekday!
Abacus International Math Challenge. Nope, not daily,
updated each month. There are problems for 3rd-4th graders,
5th-6th, and 7th-8th - includes an archive of past problems too.
Aunty Math's Challenge of the Day. Are you up to
taking on the math woman, Mathida Math.
Columbus State University’s Problem of the Week Math Contest
OK, weekly fun, but its a great site that includes Problem of
the Week, Algebra in Action, Middle School Madness, and Elementary
Current World Population. Get the latest numbers,
updated daily, from the US Census Bureau and World POPClock
Daily Chess Game. Test your chess proficiency with
three new free online chess games every day. Take your choice of
easy, medium or hard chess puzzles.
Daily Jigsaw Puzzle. This is a challenging activity,
but fun if you like jigsaw puzzles. Time how long it takes to
complete the puzzle.
Daily Weather News. Forecasts, Maps, Radar, & Storm
Reports from USATODAY.com
Elementary Math Problem of the Week. OK, I know, it's
weekly, but it's fun.
Florida Math Magic Problem of Month. Nope, not daily,
but a regularly updated fun site from the orange state.
Fun Games. Ok, not daily, but a new game each week, by
Knowledge Master Question of the Day. The Great Auk,
Knowledge Master of Ceremonies, has just one question for you!
Latin School of Chicago Middle School Problem of the Week. Nope,
not daily, but a well done set of challenges that includes an
archive to previous posts.
MathCount Problem of the Week. Another site, not
daily, but great set of math questions that includes and archive to
previous posts and solutions.
Math Teaser. OK, this is a monthly game, but it's
still fun. Check out the math challenge each month at NCES
- New York
Times Learning Network. Kid new summaries, updated
On This Day. Find out the significant things that have
happened on this day, by the New York Times.
Quote of the Day. From NCES Kids' Zone, scroll down -
there's also a Word of the Day.
SAT Question of the Day and
SAT Word of the Day. It's never too early to start
thinking about college. It's fun, and good practice for
Scholastic News. An interactive news site designed for
kids, that provides timely and in-depth news .
- Science News for Kids.
OK, not daily, but a weekly update of science related news.
Scrabble Word of the Day. Here's an online version of
a popular board game (scroll down, "Word of Day" is on right).
Sunset Calendars and Local Time. Here is a list of
cities or you can enter your own location and get a calendar for
anywhere in the world. You can even print it out.
Superkids Vocabularly Builder. Links for
Upper Elementary School,
Junior High School, and
High School/SAT Prep.
There, Their and They're Quiz. Do you have the usage
of these words down? Take this online quiz and see.
This Day in History. A short video and links from the
This Day in Wisconsin History. Scroll down the "frontpage"
of the Wisconsin Historical Society History Portal and you will find
an interesting fact about this day in Wisconsin's history.
Today's Birthdays. Updated daily, a list of famous and
important people born on this day.
Word of the Day from Dictionary.com. This site defines a new
word, how to pronounce it, and how to use it.
Word of the Day from Merriam-Webster. Another site
that provides a new word, how to pronounce it, and how to use it.
Here is are some of the resources that students are most likely to use and enjoy. They
are organized here with icons so that young readers can easily find what