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Recommended Web links and Apps

For assistance with these, please contact Ms Yvette Poorter at yvette.poorter@aisr.nl.


WEB LINKS


Stories, Reading and Writing

(Great video/digital story websites (free)):

http://www.storylineonline.net/

http://storynory.com/

http://www.speakaboos.com/

http://www.rif.org/kids/leadingtoreading/en/leadingtoreading.htm

http://www.MrsP.com/

Bookflix

Smories: written and read by kids

http://www.smories.com/

(An incredible international digital book database with books in many different languages):

http://en.childrenslibrary.org/

Create a Story Website:

http://storybird.com/

Interactive Activities and Books for Phonics/Reading:

http://www.starfall.com/

Construct a word:

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/construct-word-30003.html

Word blender:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures/clusters/blender/index.shtml

Educational Book ‘Social Media’ Site by Scholastic (with Book trailers & Author Interviews!):

http://youarewhatyouread.scholastic.com/kids/

(share what you are reading and recommend books to friends!)

Book Trailers:

http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/videos/index.htm?pid=1847329167&lnkid=stacks/nav/videos/authors

Explore Books & Reviews Together:

http://www.kidsreads.com/

http://www.thechildrensbookreview.com/

http://greatkidbooks.blogspot.com/

Awesome Scholastic Database- Authors, Games and More!

Ages 8-12

http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/

Ages 3-7 (family playground)

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/play/

All Ages

http://www.randomhouse.com/kids/favorites/

Popular Authors & Series:

Upper Elementary

http://www.rickriordan.com/home.aspx

http://www.lemonysnicket.com/

http://www.judyblume.com/kids.php

http://www.roalddahlfans.com/

http://www.herinteractive.com/index.php

http://www.scholastic.com/goosebumps/games/index.htm

Middle/Lower Elementary:

http://www.magictreehouse.com/

http://www.lindalodding.com/

http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/games/

http://pbskids.org/clifford/index-brd-flash.html (Clifford)

http://www.berenstainbears.com/

http://www.randomhouse.com/kids/lionni/ (Leo Lionni)

http://pbskids.org/arthur/ (Arthur Series)

http://www.seussville.com/

Interviews with Authors:

http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/videos/index.htm?pid=1847329167&lnkid=stacks/nav/videos/authors

Research Skills:

Bibliography

http://easybib.com/

Search Engines

http://www.kidrex.org

http://ask.com/?o=312&l=dir

Spelling & Vocabulary & Math

http://www.spellingcity.com/

http://mathandreadinghelp.org/kids_games/index.html

Brain Teasers/Puzzles/Activities

http://www.wordies.ca/

http://www.funbrain.com/

http://kids.nypl.org/arts/activities.cfm

http://pbskids.org/africa/

http://pbskids.org/ (younger children)

Kid Recipes http://pbskids.org/zoom/activities/cafe/

Kids’ Place- fun games for k-5

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/index.jsp?state=intl&audience=_p&go.x=23&go.y=23&go=About+submit+buttons

San Francisco Symphony for kids

http://www.sfskids.org/templates/splash.asp

Science & Technology

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/

http://www.nick.com/thebighelp/

http://www.timeforkids.com/http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/students/index.html

http://ldd.lego.com/en-us/download/

Internet Safety Information for Parents (Web page and Blog)

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/advice-for-parents/internet-safety-rules-road-kids

Web safety

http://www.netsmartzkids.org/

http://pbskids.org/webonauts/

Internet Safe Searching

http://www.squirrelnet.com/search/Google_SafeSearc...

Articles about Children & Media

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/feature/children-and-social-media/


Native language websites


Educational websites in Dutch

http://educatie.ntr.nl/taalspel/spelgrid.jsp
http://www.spelletjesplein.nl/taal/
http://cambiumned.nl/taalspelletjes.htm
http://www.spelletjes.nl/spellen/taal
http://educatie-en-school.infonu.nl/taal/31333-diverse-taalspelletjes-voor-kinderen.html
http://www.spellenvoorschool.nl/spelletjes/taal.html


Educational Websites in Spanish

http://www.mundoprimaria.com/
http://www.guiachinpum.com.ar/juegos-infantiles/
http://www.eleparaninos.com/2013/01/aprender-espanol-jugando-en-la-red.html
http://cvc.cervantes.es/ensenanza/mimundo/


Educational Websites in Italian

http://www.pianetascuola.it/risorse/media/primaria/adozionali/su_giu_italia/home.htm
http://www.baby-flash.com/wordpress/
http://www.melamusic.it/
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfEcBFEBd8DutdOo8NXpj_w


Educational Websites in Japanese

http://kids.nifty.com/cs/game/detail/91125000222/1.htm
http://dictionary.goo.ne.jp/game/
http://kanjikyouiku.kawaiino.com/
http://kids.yahoo.co.jp/study/japanese1/

APPS

Educational Apps - (Freeware are shaded)

http://www.tcea.org/ipad

Best Apps Reviews (various categories).

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/mobile-app-lists

http://www.apps4kids.net/

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2012/05/five-great-math-apps/

Learn-to-read App (Bob Books)

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/mobile-app-lists/learn-read-apps

Create Stories Apps:

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/mobile-app-lists/storytelling-apps

Top Interactive Story Apps.

In Dutch: http://followamuse.nl/onze-producten/amon-amara/

In English: http://morrislessmore.com/

http://www.commonsensemedia.org/mobile-app-reviews/harold-and-purple-crayon





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