Jane Ryan Elementary School

List of Recommended Sites For First Grade



Learning Games



http://www.funbrain.com/ Fun Brain


Language Arts Sites

Early reading games

http://www.cogcon.com/gamegoo/gooey.html Language arts activities.  First letter sounds.

http://pbskids.org/lions/index.html Between the Lions

http://www.dositey.com/language/phonicsk2.htm Phonics skills for early grades.


http://www.starfall.com/ Early reading games


http://pbskids.org/lions/index.html Between the Lions


http://interactives.mped.org/view_interactive.aspx?id=230&title= Introducing the Venn Diagram


http://www.enchantedlearning.com/Dictionary.html A simple dictionary.

http://www.eduplace.com/kids Site sponsored by Houghton.

http://www.readingrockets.org/ Teaching young readers.

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/arthur Marc Brown's famous characters from the Arthur books.

http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/authors.html A list of authors' personal websites .

http://www.randomhouse.com/seussville/ Enjoy games and activities related to favorite Dr. Seuss stories.


http://www.eduplace.com/kids Site sponsored by Houghton Mifflin with reading contests and other activities.

http://www.dreambox.com/storybox/storybox.htm Stories for beginning readers, kindergarten to grade 3.

http://www.kidsreads.com/ Play games, answer trivia, and read reviews on all kind of great books.

http://www.dreambox.com/storybox/storybox.htm Mr. Flibby's comical messes make funny stories.

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~pfa/dreamhouse/nursery/rhymes.html Over 30 Mother Goose rhymes.

http://www.night.net/tucker/ Humorous tales for various age levels.

http://www.veeceet.com/ Includes poetry written by elementary students.


Math Sites

Math Cats Story Problems Basic Math problems written by children.

Primary Math Games A list of great interactive math activities.

Grade 2 Math Activities More web links for math.

AAA Math Basic Math Skills with Interactive Practice on every page.

Change Maker: Cash register games.

Flashcards for Kids Includes timed flashcards for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Fun Brain Math Baseball A baseball game using addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Harcourt School for Math Math games by grade level.

Interactive Mathematics: Use manipulatives on-line.




http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/worms/ The adventures of Herman the worm.

http://www.mesc.usgs.gov/resources/education/butterfly/bfly_start.asp butterflies


Plant Nursery Rhymes and projects

Pictures of Plants

More Plant Pictures by ABC


Social Studies

Holidays around the world