Over 350 Web Sites to Enhance Teaching and Learning in K-6
Kathleen J. Seagraves, instructor


Professional Development
Teacher Created Rubrics for Assessment http://www.uwstout.edu/soe/profdev/rubrics.shtml
Create rubrics for your project based learning activities http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php
General information and tutorials on computer operating systems, Windows and Macintosh Office programs, Adobe programs, and more http://www.uwec.edu/help/index.htm
iLife tutorials – Apple’s step-by-step instructions for beginners http://www.apple.com/ilife/tutorials
Photo Story step-by-step instructions, hint sheets, example creations, and more http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/default.mspx
Windows Movie Maker step-by-step tutorials http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/moviemaker/create/default.mspx
Teacher training videos on a number of Web 2.0 tools, Word, PowerPoint, and more http://www.teachertrainingvideos.com/general.html
Videos on a number of Web 2.0 topics in plain English http://www.commoncraft.com/
Marilyn Western’s Technology Tips for Classroom Teachers – wonderful PDF handouts for a long list of step-by-step tutorials on a wide range of useful tools http://www.edzone.net/~mwestern/tutorials.html
Starter Sheets – 2 pages of straightforward, illustrated introductions of a tool, technology, or activity that could be easily adapted for use in the classroom http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/starter+sheets
180 Technology Tips http://www.180techtips.com/

Starting Places for Lesson Plans
Thinkfinity – Premier web site for free lesson plans and educational resources http://www.thinkfinity.org
Discovery Education Lesson Plans http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/
Education World Lesson Plan Channel http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/
Science NetLinks – Science lesson plans indexed by grade range http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/matrix.php

Starting Places for Interactive Whiteboards
Whiteboard Resources (Birmingham Grid for Learning) http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/15.cfm
SmartBoard Resources http://www1.center.k12.mo.us/edtech/SB/SB.html
Topmarks Interactive Whiteboard Resources http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx
Crick Interactive Whiteboard Resources http://www.crickweb.co.uk/
Interactive Stories for Kids http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/onlinestory.htm
Student Interactives K-2 http://www.uen.org/k-2interactives/index.shtml 3-6 http://www.uen.org/3-6interactives/index.shtml
Interactive Games http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/
Online Learning http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/learningonline.htm

Starting Places for Thinking Skills
National Center for Teaching Thinking http://www.nctt.net/lessonsarticles.php#LESSONS
Inferential Thinking Across the Curriculum http://eduscapes.com/sessions/pilot/pilotinference.htm
Think About Thinking – students play the Mixed Messages game http://www.girlsgotech.org/think_about_thinking.html

Starting Places for Current Events
NY Times Learning Network http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/
Time for Kids – Teachers http://www.timeforkids.com/TFK/ Kids http://www.timeforkids.com/TFK/kids/news
Scholastic News Online http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/scholasticNews.jsp
Yahoo News for Kids http://kids.yahoo.com/directory/Arts-and-Entertainment/news
News for You – weekly news story with a complete lesson plan http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/archives/newsforyou.shtml

Starting Places for Podcasts and Streaming Video
Lit2Go – collection of mp3 files by author, title, or reading level http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/
Storynory – Free audio stories for kids http://storynory.com/
Monterey Bay Aquarium – audio http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/news/audio_stories.aspx video http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/efc/video_library/video_library.aspx
Seaworld podcast http://www.seaworld.com/sitepage.aspx?PageID=177
Ask and Astronomer – video podcasts http://coolcosmos.ipac.caltech.edu/cosmic_classroom/ask_astronomer/video/index.html
Ecogeeks – biology podcasts http://www.thewildclassroom.com/home/nav/pastvideos.html
Learning in Hand - Podcasting http://www.learninginhand.com/podcasting/index.html
Teacher Tube http://www.teachertube.com/
WatchKnow – videos for kids to learn from http://www.watchknow.org/



Tools and Tips
Brainy Betty – free PowerPoint backgrounds and templates http://brainybetty.com/default.htm
Tool Software Tutorials http://www.learningelectric.com/
Audacity Tutorials http://wiki.audacityteam.org/index.php?title=Tutorials
KidVid – Video Production for Students http://kidsvid.4teachers.org/
Storyboard Pro Video Software http://www.atomiclearning.com/k12/storyboardpro?from_legacy=1
Windows Media Workshops http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/knowledgecenter/workshops/default.aspx
Web Photo Resizer http://www.webresizer.com/
TuxPaint – Open source drawing software for children http://www.tuxpaint.org/
Google Earth for Educators http://www.google.com/educators/p_earth.html
Google Maps http://maps.google.com/
PDF to Word http://www.pdftoword.com/
PDF to Excel http://www.pdftoexcelonline.com/
PowerPoint Game Templates http://teach.fcps.net/trt14/power%20point%20games/power_point_games.htm
PowerPoint Game Show Templates http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/PPT-games/
PowerPoint Jeopardy Games http://www.hardin.k12.ky.us/res_techn/countyjeopardygames.htm
Microsoft Word Games http://people.uncw.edu/ertzbergerj/word_games.html
Education World Teacher Tools & Templates http://www.educationworld.com/tools_templates/index.shtml
ABC Teach (free version or membership option) http://www.abcteach.com/
TLS Books Free Worksheets http://www.tlsbooks.com/index.html
Jan Brett’s Home Page http://www.janbrett.com/
Discovery Education Teaching Tools – puzzle maker, clip art gallery, lesson plans http://school.discoveryeducation.com/teachingtools/teachingtools.html
Personal Educational Press – create free educational worksheets http://www.educationalpress.org/
ClassTools – create free online educational games http://classtools.net/
Web Poster Wizard http://poster.4teachers.org/

Graphic Organizers
Kidspiration Activities http://www.coweta.k12.ga.us/cweb/kidspiration/kidactivities.htm
Kidspiration Collection http://www.northcanton.sparcc.org/~elem/kidspiration/collection.html
Kidspiration Templates http://www.globalclassroom.org/together/kidspiration.html
Rockingham County Schools Resources- Kidspiration http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/resources/kidspiration.htm Inspiration http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/resources/inspiration.htm
Graphic Organizers http://www.eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/index.jsp
More Graphic Organizers http://www.educationoasis.com/curriculum/graphic_organizers.htm
Read Write Think Webbing Tool http://interactives.mped.org/view_interactive.aspx?id=127&title=
Flash Card Flash – find flash cards from the best flash card sites http://www.flashcardflash.com/

Tips for Staying Current
Kathy Schrock’s Sites of the School Day http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/sos.html
Education World Newsletters http://www.educationworld.com/maillist.shtml
eSchool News Site of the Week http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/site-of-the-week/
Teachers First Update http://www.teachersfirst.com/update.cfm
Edutopia – George Lucas Educational Foundation http://www.edutopia.org/
New Internet Literacies http://weblogged.wikispaces.com/new+internet+literacies

Still Image/Clip Art Sites
Classroom Clip Art http://classroomclipart.com/
Discovery Education Clip Art http://school.discoveryeducation.com/clipart/
Back to School with Microsoft Clip Art and Media http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/clipart/HA102379141033.aspx
Clipart ETC http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/index.htm
Photography at National Geographic http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/
Photos8 – free stock pictures http://www.photos8.com/
Time Pictures of the Week http://www.time.com/time/potw
Public Domain Photo Database http://www.pdphoto.org/
The 50 States Project http://www.50statesproject.net/index.php
JigZone – jigsaw puzzle games http://www.jigzone.com/

Audio File Sites
Freeplay Music http://www.freeplaymusic.com/index.php
NatureSongs.com http://www.naturesongs.com/
SoundJay – sound effects and background music http://www.soundjay.com/
Live Music Archive http://www.archive.org/details/etree
Find Sounds http://www.findsounds.com/ISAPI/search.dll

Video Sites
Moving Image Archive http://www.archive.org/details/movies
Video in the Classroom http://www.needleworkspictures.com/vic/
School Tube http://www.schooltube.com/
Library of Congress Video Options http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/browse/ListSome.php?format=Motion+Picture

Primary Source Sites
Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/index.html
The National Archives Historical American Documents http://www.archives.gov/historical-docs/
Primary Source Learning http://primarysourcelearning.org/index.php
Historical Treasure Chests http://www.k12science.org/curriculum/treasure/
Picturing modern America http://cct2.edc.org/PMA/

Copyright Sites
Copyright and Fair Use http://www.cyberbee.com/cb_copyright.swf
Copyright Kids http://www.copyrightkids.org/
Taking the Mystery Out of Copyright http://www.loc.gov/teachers/copyrightmystery/#
Education World Guide to Copyright and Fair Use http://www.educationworld.com/a_curr/curr280.shtml
Twenty Question Copyright and Fair Use Quiz http://glencoe.com/sec/computered/col/chapter1/rules/fair_use_quiz.html
Crash course in Copyright http://www.utsystem.edu/ogc/intellectualproperty/cprtindx.htm
A Visit to Copyright Bay http://www.stfrancis.edu/content/cid/copyrightbay/index.htm
Midlink Magazine Permission Templates http://www.ncsu.edu/midlink/permission.html
Landmark Project E-mail Permission Template http://www.landmark-project.com/permission1.php

Collaboration Tools
Internet’s largest global community of connected classrooms http://www.epals.com/
Creative projects for the Pre K – 6th grade classrooms http://www.jenuinetech.com/
Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education Collaborative Projects http://www.k12science.org/collabprojs.html
Global School Network http://www.globalschoolnet.org/index.cfm
Web Based Bookmark Manager http://www.ikeepbookmarks.com/
Delicious - billed as “the” social bookmarking site http://delicious.com/
Flickr – photo sharing http://www.flickr.com/
Stained Glass Collage http://www.stainedglasscollage.com/
Online Educational Comic Generator http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/
Beautiful Word Clouds http://www.wordle.net/
One of “the” tools for Web 2.0 use and student creation, digital storytelling http://ed.voicethread.com/#home
Google Docs – online word processor, spreadsheet, and presentation option http://docs.google.com
PicLits – inspired picture writing http://www.piclits.com/compose_dragdrop.aspx
Wikispaces http://www.wikispaces.com/
Blogger – create a free blog https://www.blogger.com/start

Internet Safety
Get Your Web License http://pbskids.org/license/
Internet Safety Education http://www.nettysworld.com.au/netadventure.html
Privacy Playground http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/games/privacy_playground/
CyberSmart Curriculum http://www.cybersmartcurriculum.org/
Net Smart Kids http://netsmartkids.org/
Disney Online Safety http://home.disney.go.com/guestservices/safety
Stop Bullying now http://stopbullyingnow.hrsa.gov/kids/

Information Literacy
Fact Monster http://www.factmonster.com/
KidsClick! – Web search for kids by librarians http://www.kidsclick.org/
Quintura for Kids – visually appealing to start kids searching the Internet http://quinturakids.com/
Ask for Kids! – Kids can ask o question or type in keywords. http://www.askkids.com/
The 5 W’s of Web Site Evaluation http://kathyschrock.net/abceval/5ws.pdf
Quick – Ways of checking information on web sites for upper elementary http://www.avon.k12.ct.us/enrichment/enrich/quickgr4-0.htm
The Quality Information Checklist www.media-awareness.ca/english/games/coco
Burmese Mountain Dog – use with whole class and compare the information to the pictures http://descy.50megs.com/akcj3/bmd.html
Facts About Series – This site can easily fool students. http://www.idiotica.com/cranium/encyclopedia/
Burger King Introduces Left-Handed Whopper http://www.prnewswire.co.uk/cgi/news/release?id=39523
Dog Island http://www.thedogisland.com/
Snopes – urban legends references pages http://www.snopes.com/

Web Cams
San Diego Zoo Animal Cams http://www.sandiegozoo.org/videos/index.html
Pyramid Cam – the pyramids at Giza http://www.pyramidcam.com/
National Geographic Wild Cams Central http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/wildcamafrica/index.html?fs=video.nationalgeographic.com
Monterey Bay Aquarium Live Web Cams http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/efc/cam_menu.aspx
Old Faithful Web Cam http://www.nps.gov/yell/photosmultimedia/yellowstonelive.htm
USDA Forest Service Air Quality Images http://www.fsvisimages.com/all.html
Statue of Liberty Cam http://www.earthcam.com/usa/newyork/statueofliberty/

Virtual Travel
Views of the National Parks http://www.nature.nps.gov/views/index.cfm
Scholastic’s Global Trek http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/globaltrek/index.htm
Great American Landmarks Adventure http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/pad/adventure/landmark.htm
Explore the Pyramids http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/
eField Trips http://www.efieldtrips.org/
Journey into the Amazon Rainforest http://www.pbs.org/journeyintoamazonia/index.html
Tour Betsy Ross’s Home http://www.ushistory.org/betsy/house/intro.html
The Virtual Cave http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/virtcave/
Colonial Williamsburg http://www.history.org/history/teaching/
Monticello Explorer http://explorer.monticello.org/index.html
Tenement Museum http://www.thirteen.org/tenement/
The Tower of London Kids Tour http://www.toweroflondontour.com/kids/index.html
Virtual Jamestown http://www.virtualjamestown.org/page2.html
Kids’ Castle http://www.kidsonthenet.com/castle/view.html
Our Wild Neighbors – animals found in Alaska http://www.nps.gov/aplic/forkids.htm
4-H Virtual Farm http://sites.ext.vt.edu/virtualfarm/
Kids Dig Reed - Reed Farmstead Archeological Site http://www.kidsdigreed.com/
The Great Wall of China http://www.thebeijingguide.com/great_wall_of_china/index.html
The Art Institute of Chicago http://www.artic.edu/artaccess/index.shtml
The Field Museum’s Online Exhibits http://www.fieldmuseum.org/exhibits/online_exhib.htm
The Henry Ford Museum – more than just automobiles http://www.thehenryford.org/collections/online.aspx
Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum http://www.nasm.si.edu/interact/qtvr/uhc/qtvr.htm

Language Arts
Read-write-think – treasure trove of teaching materials and Ideas http://www.readwritethink.org/
Dr. Seuss – game and print materials for younger children http://origin-www.seussville.com/university/reading/
Bitesize Games – number of interactive game options (slight British accent) http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks1bitesize/literacy/
Words and Pictures – more activities for after completing the Bitesize games http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/wordsandpictures/index.shtml
Bitesize Revision: English – next level of English activities http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/english/
Alphabetical Order – game great for whiteboard http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/alphaorder1.swf
Starfall – grades pre-K to 2nd http://www.starfall.com/
Game Goo: Learning That Sticks – great online games from Houghton Mifflin http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/gooey.html
Spin and Spell – spelling challenges for individual or partners http://www.spinandspell.com/
ABCya! – computer based activities for K-5
Roy: Interactive Reading Games http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-word-level.html
Reader’s Theatre K-3 http://www.readerstheatre.ecsd.net/
Reader’s Theater – free scripts http://www.aaronshep.com/rt/index.html
Reader’s Theater Titles http://www.timelessteacherstuff.com/
Character Scrapbook – from Scholastic, good for introducing character analysis http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/scrapbook/
Storyline Online – over 20 books read by actors http://www.storylineonline.net/
Book Adventure – access to over 7,000 titles http://bookadventure.org/
Kids’ Books Reading Lists http://www.seminolecountyfl.gov/leisure/library/kids/kids_booklists.html
Booktalks: Quick & Simple http://nancykeane.com/booktalks/
Carol Hurst’s Children’s Literature Site http://www.carolhurst.com/toc.html
Visual Dictionary Online http://visual.merriam-webster.com/
Analogy of the Day http://www.factmonster.com/analogies
Make-A-Word (good for whiteboards) http://www.inklesstales.com/games/makeaword/index.shtml
Stop & Go – PBS site designed to help kids write stories http://pbskids.org/stopandgo/
Daily Writing Prompts http://www.theteacherscorner.net/daily-writing-prompts/index.htm
Writing Fun – organizers for helping students write all sorts of text http://www.writingfun.com/
The Biography Maker http://bellinghamschools.org/department-owner/curriculum/biography-maker
Storybook http://www.kids-space.org/story/story.html
KidsWWwrite http://www.kalwriters.com/kidswwwrite/
Webbing Into Literacy – designed as a curriculum for Head Start http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/go/wil/home.html
Language Arts Games http://www.schooltimegames.com/language_arts.html
Free Reading – 40 weeks worth of material for grades pre-K through 6th, struggling readers, ELL http://www.free-reading.net/index.php?title=Main_Page
Fun 4 the Brain – interactive games http://www.fun4thebrain.com/english.html

ELL Sites
Lanternfish – board games for ELL students http://bogglesworldesl.com/esl_games.htm
Learn English Videos http://www.learn-english.co.il/videos/index.html
Oxford University Press: Student Sites – interactive games http://www.oup.com/elt/students/?cc=global
Learn English Online http://www.hello-world.com/English/index.php

Mathematics
Math Dictionary for Kids http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/
NCTM Illuminations – Resources for teaching math (see activities) http://illuminations.nctm.org/
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives http://nlvm.usu.edu/
Interactivate – Interactive Learning Options http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/
Visual Fractions (interactive) http://www.visualfractions.com/
AplusMath http://www.aplusmath.com/
Let’s Count http://math.rice.edu/~lanius/counting/index.html
Count Us In - basic number concepts http://www.abc.net.au/countusin/
Math Games http://www.hoodamath.com/games/index.php
Numberjacks http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/numberjacks/games/index.shtml
Math Playground http://www.mathplayground.com/index.html
Mathwire.com http://mathwire.com/index.html
Little Animals Activity Center http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/laac/numbers/chi.shtml
Subtraction Action http://www.weeklyreader.com/kids/games/subtraction.asp
Math Hunt http://teacher.scholastic.com/mathhunt/index.asp
Arcademic Skill Builders http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/
Cyberchase http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/allgames.html
Math Advantage http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/math_advantage.html
AAA Math http://www.aaamath.com/
Watch Addem http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/numbertime/addem/
The MegaPenny Project http://www.kokogiak.com/megapenny/
Create a Graph Classic http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/graphing/classic/
That Quiz http://www.thatquiz.org/
Morning Math http://www.educationworld.com/a_admin/archives/morning_math.shtml
Graph Paper http://incompetech.com/graphpaper/
Teddy Numbers http://www.wmnet.org.uk/resources/gordon/teddy%20numbers%20v2.swf

Science
Cool Science for Curious Kids http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/
Ology – Learn about the “ologies” http://www.amnh.org/ology/
The Magic School Bus http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/map.htm
BBC Schools Science Clips http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/index_flash.shtml
BBC Bitesize Science http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/
BBC Science Splat http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/dynamo/lab/quiz/index.shtml
EdHeads – Activate Your Mind http://edheads.org/
Scholastic’s Science Explorations http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/explorations/
Exploratorium – hands-on museum in San Francisco http://www.exploratorium.edu/
The Why Files http://whyfiles.org/
Collections of Visualizations for Earth Science http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/visualization/collections.html
Wild Weather Adventure! http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/goes/wwa/index.shtml
Weather Wiz Kids http://www.weatherwizkids.com/index.htm
Evolution of a Hurricane http://www.usatoday.com/weather/graphics/hurricane/hurricane_explainer/flash.htm
Earthquakes for Kids http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/kids/
Thirstin’s Water Cycle http://www.epa.gov/safewater/kids/flash/flash_watercycle.html
Climate Change – Kid’s Site http://epa.gov/climatechange/kids/index.html
States of Matter http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/states_of_matter/index.html
Chem4Kids! http://www.chem4kids.com/index.html
Forces Lab http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/lab/forces.html
How Everyday Things Are Made http://manufacturing.stanford.edu/hetm.html
Planet Game Arcade - focus on ocean and air http://games.noaa.gov/
NASA’s Kids Science News Network (KSNN) http://www.knowitall.org/nasa/ksnn/index.html
Solar System Simulator http://space.jpl.nasa.gov/
NASA Space Place http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/index.shtml
NASA for Students http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/index.html
Just for Kids http://urbanext.illinois.edu/kids/index.html
What’s It Like Where You Live? http://www.mbgnet.net/index.html
PestWorld for Kids http://www.pestworldforkids.org/index.html
Baby Tales http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/baby-tales/introduction/1996/
Instant Replay – Zoo Minutes http://www.knowitall.org/instantreplay/content/program.cfm?seriesidpassed=58
Animals http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/
Endangered Species Photo Map http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2009/01/endangered-species/photo-map-interactive
FOSS Human Body http://sv.berkeley.edu/showcase/pages/bones.html
Mouth Power http://www.mouthpower.org
Lunch-O-Matic http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/lunchomatic/lunchomatic.html
Amazing Food Detective https://members.kaiserpermanente.org/redirects/landingpages/afd/

Social Studies
Kids National Geographic http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/
Picturing Modern America 1880 – 1920 http://cct2.edc.org/PMA/
National Museum of American History Explorer http://americanhistory.si.edu/timeline/index.cfm
Historic Tale Construction Kit http://www.adgame-wonderland.de/type/bayeux.php
Build a Neighborhood http://pbskids.org/rogers/buildANeighborhood.html
You Be the Historian http://americanhistory.si.edu/kids/springer/
Ben’s Guide to US Government http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Congress for Kids http://congressforkids.net/index.htm
The Democracy Project http://pbskids.org/democracy/
Map Puzzles http://www.yourchildlearns.com/map-puzzles.htm
How Far Is It? http://www.indo.com/distance/
Geo Games http://www.reachtheworld.org/geogames/index.html
Geography Games http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/geography.htm
GSH Geo Game http://www.globalschoolnet.org/gsh/project/gg/index.cfm
Google Maps – Make Your Own http://maps.google.com/
Journey North http://www.learner.org/jnorth/
Stately Knowledge http://www.ipl.org/div/stateknow/
Explore the States http://www.americaslibrary.gov/es/index.php
The Fifty States http://www.factmonster.com/states.html
State Data Map http://illuminations.nctm.org/activitydetail.aspx?id=151
Mystery State http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/archives/state.shtml
MiniFlags http://www.edwardmooney.com/miniflags/
National Anthems http://www.nationalanthems.info/index.html
Circle of Stories http://www.pbs.org/circleofstories/
Growth of a Nation http://www.animatedatlas.com/movie2.html
Within These Walls http://americanhistory.si.edu/house/home.asp
Pathways to Freedom http://pathways.thinkport.org/following/
Immigration http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/index.htm
Big Apple History http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/index-flash.html
Great Chicago Stories http://www.greatchicagostories.com/
h.i.p. Pocket Change http://www.usmint.gov/kids/
EconEdLink http://www.econedlink.org/lessons/index.php
Celebrate the Constitution http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/constitution_day/
Library of Congress Primary source Sets http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/
Authentic History Center http://www.authentichistory.com/

Art and Music
Pointillism Practice Page http://www.epcomm.com/center/point/point.htm
Kaleidoscope Painter http://www.permadi.com/java/spaint/spaint.html
The Getty http://www.getty.edu/education/kids_families/do_at_home/index.html
The Artist’s Toolkit http://www.artsconnected.org/toolkit/index.html
Creating Music http://www.creatingmusic.com/
DSO Kids http://www.dsokids.com/default.aspx?
Carnegie Hall http://www.carnegiehall.org/article/explore_and_learn/art_multimedia.html
Arizona Opera http://www.azopera.com/learn.php
Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/millennium/

Keyboarding
Dance Mat Typing http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/
Alphabetic Rain http://www.powertyping.com/rain.shtml
Cup Stacking http://www.primarygames.com/langarts/cupstacking/index.htm
Tux Typing 2 (needs to be downloaded) http://tux4kids.alioth.debian.org/tuxtype/index.php

Themes
Autumn
Winter
Spring
Summer
If you find a site that you like for one theme go to the home page and look for other ideas.