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PowerMyLearning Connect Website Poster Image

Best of the Web's educational content all in one spot. Education experts search other websites to find the best material and make it accessible by putting it here. Easy-to-use and versatile site with high-quality material from trustworthy sources.

Skybrary – Kids Books & Videos App Poster Image

A nostalgic touchstone for many of today's parents that lives up to the landmark television program. Reborn as a fee-based e-library with great selection, it keeps the focus on education and the joy of learning.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
Ready to Learn Reading Website Poster Image

Jam-packed with fun videos, games, and activities that can help kids on the verge of reading literacy develop core reading skills.

Scan and Read Pro Website Poster Image

Solid text-to-speech tool supports struggling readers. Any text can easily be imported, read, and highlighted as well as copied and pasted to another program. An affordable, versatile tool that supports independence for kids with reading difficulties.

SpellBoard App Poster Image

Great spelling study tool offers options for various learning styles. Kids create their own lists and record each word and a clue phrase to be spoken back in their own voice during the app's spelling test. Tremendously useful.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad


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Help Your Child at Home

  • Have your child practice writing through a real-world task, such as writing a thank-you note for a gift or writing a letter to family members or friends.
  • When saving money for a new purchase, have your child compare how much you have already with the total cost of the item. How much more money do you need?
  • Try something new with your child, such as a game or sport. Show him or her the importance of perseverance by offering praise for effort, not outcome.