Reader Reviews

September 2011

Preschool and Kindergarten Activities, Lesson Plans and Workshhets

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Elaine Engerdahl, a reader from Canada, who is affiliated with the site.

The site offers many ideas for lesson plans, literacy, crafts, themes, and math for Preschool and Kindergarten educators. The ideas are based on curriculum outcomes and today’s best practices.


Learning Games for Kids

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Sandra Nelson, a parent from Boca Raton, Florida, who is affiliated with the site.

The LearningGameforKids website is a collection of original games hosted on the site. They are educational and oriented towards three, four, and five year olds. They have original music, animations, and simple interactive games. A few special ones to notice: Songs with animations: The Wheels on the Bus, The Color Song, Two Little Eyes, Heads Shoulders Knees and Toes

Mitchellscience

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Mark Mitchell, a reader from Los Angeles, CA, who is affiliated with the site.

This educational website is safe for all ages, although it targets students from high school to graduate school. Much of the content is unavailable anywhere else and very useful, with an emphasis on interactivity to increase interest.

Geography games

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Travis, a teenager who is not affiliated with the site.

Website with many geography games and quizzes.

Tutorhub

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Jon Ellis, a reader from UK, who is not affiliated with the site.

Tutorhub is a community of learners who share and solve homework problems free of charge. For those needing more targeted one to one professional help, the website connects them with experienced teachers for online tutoring.

Rockbrook Camp Activities at Home

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Jeff Carter, a reader from Brevard, NC, who is affiliated with the site.

Just because you’re not at summer camp doesn’t mean you can’t have a little camp fun! You can enjoy a few camp activities all year round. On any ordinary Saturday morning, you can invite a couple of friends over, and try one of these out. Make a friendship bracelet, make s’mores, make a tie-dye, play four square, and more!

Soccer Classroom

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Jerry Macnamara, a parent from Philadelphia PA, who is affiliated with the site.

Soccer Classroom is dedicated to helping volunteer soccer coaches find fun, inspiring and positive ways to develop youth soccer players. By using a “player-first” mentality, coaches will see the big picture of player development which leads to long-term success on the field.

There are soccer drills and games for parents and players aimed at kids from age 6-13+.

Bearded Dragon Book

September 13, 2011 -- Submitted by Mario Ross, a teacher from Florida, who is affiliated with the site.

Learn about bearded dragons. Here you can download a free book about how to raise bearded dragons. “Bearded Dragon Quick Start -Fun & Joy with Bearded Dragons” is designed to educate parents of kids of all ages about how to raise bearded dragons and have fun with them. Visit the site for more tips, facts, caring sheets and more

Math Help

September 6, 2011 -- Submitted by Mathplanet, a reader from Sweden, who is affiliated with the site.

On our website students can get math help online. It is totally free and you have access to many math video lessons and a great math forum for questions.
Math Planet is a Swedish basen non profit organization that wants to help kids with math online.

Play the Piano

September 6, 2011 -- Submitted by Maria, a teacher from Thessaloniki, Greece, who is affiliated with the site.

A friendly site with piano and music theory lessons, tips, techniques and resources for beginner pianists of all ages.