Educational Resources

California Department of Education

PARENTS & KIDS! Educational Resources for Kids, Parents, and Teachers!

  • All Subjects... All Grades Here's a place where you can find all kinds of activities, web sites, and resources for all grades and all subjects!
  • Alphabet Fun! >Learn your letters and have fun too!
  • ArithmAttack How many computer-generated arithmetic problems can you answer in 2 minutes? Have fun beating the clock!
  • BASRC links BASRC is committed to raising achievement in our public schools and accelerating the learning of the lowest-performing students.
  • Book Adventure - Reading with FREE PRIZES! WOW! Read & win prizes! Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children read a book then take a multiple choice quiz. They earn points and prizes for each book they read... and it's all FREE!
  • Cherry Carl's Educational Resource Site This website has been created to provide resources and materials for classroom teachers, reading and resource specialists, speech therapists, parents and students in the area of Language Arts. Clip Art, Graphics, etc. Want to "jazz up" your writing? Click on the IMAGE tab and type in what you are looking for and get TONS of graphics to choose from!
  • Create Your Own Play, TV Show, or Movie It is easy! Come write your own show and then see it come to life!
  • Creative & Innovative Teacher Ideas and Materials Dairy Farm Virtual Tour Take a tour of a dairy farm and find out what really goes on with those cows!
  • Dr. Seuss - Learning the fun way! Fun games for any subject!
  • Dr. Seuss Memorial Gardens Read a biography of this famous author, find out about his national memorial located in his hometown of Springfield, MA, and learn about the activities planned for his Seussentennial.
  • Dr. Seuss Think Quest - for deeper thinking! Analyzes some of his more famous books and the messages they contain about problems facing the world. Includes a biography of Dr. Seuss and a quiz to test your knowledge.
  • Dr. Seuss' Seussentennial Celebrate Dr. Seuss' 100th birthday! Find extensive biographical information and a slideshow on this popular writer as well as learning how you can participate in the many events occurring in 2004.
  • Exeter Sun Here's our town newspaper! We're a small town with small town charm... and lots of news!
  • Games and More! This is a fun place to learn with lots of links to explore!
  • Hey Kids, Let's Cook! A great PBS show that teaches kids math, science, recipes, food safety, and much more!
  • Language Arts - Houghton Mifflin Education Place is a great place to go to get more activities and ideas that go along with the literature stories we are reading in the classroom! There is a parent section as well as a kids section. Check out what they have to offer you!
  • Learn About the White House Spotty the dog takes you on a tour through the White House!
  • Math - Harcourt Brace This math site is built and maintained by the company who produced our math text. You will find many helpful links, games, and vocabulary at their web site.
  • Math - How fast do you know your facts? Games to Practice Speed & Accuracy
  • Math is Fun! Flashcard, Math games, place value, and everything you can think of in math! Take a look at this great resource page that has listed some of the best of the best math web sites that kids just love!
  • Math Worksheet Generator Want some help making practice math sheets for your child? Want to make some graphing, clocks, or math problems to use for practice. This site makes making a practice page a snap!
  • Poetry Made Easy Move "magnet" words around to create poetry. Have fun making sentences and so much more!
  • Reading Rockets Teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle. Also seen on PBS!
  • Teach R Kids Frustrated with math? Time to come to Teach R Kids Math! This site meets individual needs of students and provides online "beat the clock" tests as well as printable pages! Great math resource!
  • Teacher Created Ideas & Materials The Stacks - Reading with FREE PRIZES! Reading website where kids earn FREE prizes just for reading!
  • Visalia Times Delta Check out the newspaper for local news and information!
  • Wild and Crazy Story Writing! You fill in the blanks and make the stories come alive!
  • Write Your Own Picture Story!
  • Writing A Letter Let Arthur help you write a letter! There are also other games and choices at this site! Arthur will even teach you sign language! PARENTS & KIDS! Educational Resources for Kids, Parents, and Teachers! All Subjects... All Grades Here's a place where you can find all kinds of activities, web sites, and resources for all grades and all subjects!

Transition Sites

  • Free Translation from SDL one of the most accurate free translation sites available
  • Alta Vista Click on the word/link TRANSLATE. It has many different languages to choose from!!! Then copy/paste your text into the big translate box - click translate. Then copy/paste the translation into your document.It is pretty accurate!
  • another translation site - works the same as others
  • Reverso Translation only translates about 60 words