Interactive Learning Sites & Educational Apps

Animal and Nature Games – matching games, animal facts and trivia, and word finds from the National Wildlife Federation

Interactive Sites for Education – many interactive sites that can be browsed by subject and topic.

E-Learning for Kids – fun and free learning on the internet for children ages 5 – 12 with interactive lessons in math, science, reading, health, environment, language-arts and computer skills.

Great Sites for Kids Sponsored by the Association For Library Service To Children, a division of the American Library Association

DKfindout – animations, photographs, videos and articles that bring key concepts to life covering a variety of topics in Science, Mathematics, English, History, Geography and more.

Kahoot – classroom response system for interactive quizzes.

Math Fluency Websites and Apps – list compiled by Fairfield Public Schools Math and Science Coordinators.

NetSmartzKidsan interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline, with resources such as videos, games, activity cards, and presentations.

Professor Garfield – k-2 language arts, and math activities. Read and hear about science, even take a field trip.

Scholastic Study Jams – test yourself with over 200 Jams on topics like The Universe or Fractions, listen to songs on various math and science concepts.

Seussville – educational activities and interactive games based on Dr. Seuss’s books and characters

Timeline – allows students to create and organize real or imagines events and add images to the descriptions. Saving capability allows students to come back to unfinished work and complete it.

 


Looking for Educational Apps?(for iPads and other mobile devices)

Below are some useful links for recommendations:

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

http://www.ala.org/aasl/standards-guidelines/best-apps/2014

http://www.ala.org/aasl/standards-guidelines/best-apps/2015

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/learning-ratings

http://www.slj.com/2015/02/reviews/apps/touch-and-go/david-wiesners-spot-on-app-touch-and-go/

http://www.slj.com/2016/06/reviews/apps/apps-for-nature-lovers-touch-and-go/