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A collection of education-themed resources for kids, families,and teachers

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The key to having fun in the library is to respect the needs of others. This slideshow explains how students can ALL enjoy the library by being considerate of others. To view, click on the ADVANCE BUTTON (arrow pointing right) in the media of the Slideshare media player. This slideshow is best-viewed on a high-speed Internet connection.


Great Links
For Kids!

Daily Fun

  1. A Game a DayEnjoy a new word game, word search, brainteaser, trivia game, anagram, cryptogram, crossword and more each weekday!
  2. 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.
  3. Aunty Math's Challenge of the Day.  Are you up to taking on the math woman, Mathida Math.
  4. 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 Brain Teaser.
  5. Current World Population.  Get the latest numbers, updated daily, from the US Census Bureau and World POPClock Projection.
  6. 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.
  7. Daily Jigsaw Puzzle.  This is a challenging activity, but fun if you like jigsaw puzzles.  Time how long it takes to complete the puzzle.
  8. Daily Weather NewsForecasts, Maps, Radar, & Storm Reports from USATODAY.com
  9. Elementary Math Problem of the Week.  OK, I know, it's weekly, but it's fun.
  10. Florida Math Magic Problem of MonthNope, not daily, but a regularly updated fun site from the orange state.
  11. Fun Games.  Ok, not daily, but a new game each week, by USA Today.
  12. Knowledge Master Question of the Day.  The Great Auk, Knowledge Master of Ceremonies, has just one question for you!
  13. 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.
  14. MathCount Problem of the Week.  Another site, not daily, but great set of math questions that includes and archive to previous posts and solutions.
  15. Math Teaser.  OK, this is a monthly game, but it's still fun.  Check out the math challenge each month at NCES Kids' Zone
  16. New York Times Learning Network.  Kid new summaries, updated daily.
  17. On This Day.  Find out the significant things that have happened on this day, by the New York Times.
  18. Quote of the Day.  From NCES Kids' Zone, scroll down - there's also a Word of the Day.
  19. 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 entrance tests.!
  20. Scholastic News.  An interactive news site designed for kids, that provides timely and in-depth news .
  21. Science News for Kids.  OK, not daily, but a weekly update of science related news.
  22. Scrabble Word of the Day.  Here's an online version of a popular board game (scroll down, "Word of Day" is on right).
  23. Sunrise, 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.
  24. Superkids Vocabularly Builder.  Links for Upper Elementary School, Junior High School, and High School/SAT Prep.
  25. There, Their and They're Quiz.  Do you have the usage of these words down?  Take this online quiz and see.
  26. This Day in History.  A short video and links from the history channel.
  27. 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.
  28. Today's Birthdays.  Updated daily, a list of famous and important people born on this day.
  29. Word of the Day from Dictionary.com.  This site defines a new word, how to pronounce it, and how to use it.
  30. Word of the Day from Merriam-Webster.  Another site that provides a new word, how to pronounce it, and how to use it.
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Great Links for Kids

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 they want.

Great Books.  Looking for some fun reads?  Here are some suggestions.  

Internet Safety.  Let's be careful and be safe when we are online.

Authors & Illustrators.  Here's some popular writers and illustrators .  

Kindergarten Links

Dewey DecimalLearning how books are organized in a library is important.  

First Grade Links

Search Engines.  Looking for some information on the Web?  Try one of these.  

Second Grade Links

Almanacs.  Looking for some up-to-date, quick facts?    Third Grade Links

Atlases.  Need a map quick?    Fourth Grade Links

Dictionaries & ThesaurusesWant to look up a word or find words with the same or opposite meaning?   Fifth Grade Links - Under Construction

Encyclopedias.  Here's a great place to start a research project with some good background information.   Sixth Grade Links - Under Construction

BadgerLink.  Provided by Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction  

Fun LinksSometimes we just want to have fun.  Here are some great Websites that students enjoy.
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