Parent Resources




Educational Websites




Coloring, Puzzles, Crafts
Crayola Creativity Central
(Users must register, but it's free to everyone)
Free coloring pages

Cross-curricular Websites
ABC Teach
Fun Brain
Kids World
I Know That
Great River Regional Library - Kids Info Bits

Games & Just for Fun
ALFY: The Web Portal for Kids
Billy Bear's Playground

Gifted Ed/problem solving
Invention At Play
Math Brainteasers
The Puzzle Factory (online games & puzzles)

Language Arts
Create your own story
Houghton Mifflin Education Place
Poetry 4 Kids
Children's Storybooks Online (Listen online!) (Early readers and reading help - Pre-K to Gr. 2)
Vocabulary Games

AAA Math
Cool Math 4 Kids
Figure This
Interactive Math with Manipulatives
Math Fact Cafe
Math Goodies
Math Surf
Web Math (great for homework help)

Sing along Songs

Lawrence Hall of Science
National Geographic Activity Site
Weather Whiz Kids
Web Weather for Kids

Animal Research:
MN Zoo, San Diego Zoo
Paw Island

Search Engines - Student Friendly
Ask Jeeves for Kids
Cyber Sleuths
Kids Click! Web search for Kids by Librarians
Yahooligans! A Web Guide for Kids

Social Studies
News magazines for kids:
Time For Kids
Scholastic News
Whitehouse for Kids (Info about current and past presidents)

State Research:
IPL Stately Knowledge
Maine Kids Page State Links


Family Education

MN Department of Education

Our Kids (Raising Kids with Disabilities)

Parents Helping Parents

Teach a Child to Read

US Department of Education

Virtual Middle School Library