Essential School Tools Banner
Essential School Tools Mobile Banner

NASA Kids' Club Website Poster Image
csm_website

Kids may only be captivated for about an hour, but the space-related games, videos, and other activities are well-designed, easy to understand, and -- best of all -- fun.

NASA's Space Place Website Poster Image
csm_website

Games and projects teach about space and Earth science. The well-organized site is packed with info that's presented in a unique format, such as audio responses to questions kids can submit.

NRICH Website Poster Image
csm_website

Kids learn how to think mathematically and are empowered to decide how much problem-solving support they want or need. Geared toward a British audience, with grade-level info given for both the U.S. and U.K.

PowerMyLearning Connect Website Poster Image
csm_website

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.

ExploreLearning Reflex Website Poster Image
csm_website

Friendly guides and fun games help kids build math fluency. Games teach addition and subtraction for numbers 0 to 10 and multiplication and division for 0 to 12.

Pages

Bright light bulb

Help Your Child at Home

  • Discuss your family's history and stories. Brainstorm ways to use technology to capture the story effectively, and help your child create a presentation, song, poem, or essay that expresses the story's tone and main ideas.
  • Do simple math to accomplish a task: If you're building a box, how much wood will you need for the sides? Measure the length, width, and height of the box. How would you figure out the volume of water it would hold?
  • Start to talk with your child about bullying, including cyberbullying. Even though social media may be years away, plant the seeds now for helping kids understand appropriate interactions, and let kids know they can talk to you about it.