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A problem-solving scenario created
with multiple word-processed documents. Advanced Desktop Adventures may
also incorporate the use of a database, spreadsheet, or the Internet. Originally
designed for the one-computer classroom.
Provides interactive math, science,
social studies and language arts activities for K-8th graders. Also includes
teacher and parent pages.
Offers a variety of educational
services,including a directory of thousands of online games and quizzes
in over 40 subject areas
Calculate and convert numbers.
Includes measurement conversion calculator, lots of interesting calculators,
time zone clocks, exchange rates, even states and capitals.
Introduces the concept of money
management to elementary school age students through a series of games.,
including a stock market game, real world decisionmaking for a budget and
operating a business.
A large reference site just for
kids. Find homework help and facts on thousands of subjects, including
sports, entertainment, geography, history, biography, education and health.
Developed by teachers using a
language arts curriculum framework. Features a Daily Buzzword, rhyming
dictionary, word games and teacher link with lesson plans, dictionary history,
a bio of Noah Webster, and how to cite information from the Internet.
Learn about Ancient Egyptian daily
life, mummies, Hieroglyphics, King Tut (Tutankhamen), Egyptian games, and
Find flags from all over the world
plus the basics about each country.
Need directions to get from one
place to another? Printable maps are available.
Uses a variety of online games
to teach children about mapping and geography.
Answers the question, How does
it work? Great resource for students as they engage in research activities
for school reports. Topics include: Engines, Holidays, computers,
Sports, Around the House and more
Information about inventions,
inventors, history of technology, U.S. patents presented in a fun way;
games, contests, calendar, questions and answers, links, more; not just
for kids; guided searching of U.S. patents database
Free, interactive educational
site includes collection of space-related media. Requires free download
of Hypercosm 3D Player.
Search for instructional materials
from more than 140 state, federal, nonprofit and commercial education sites.
Templates for creating nine different
types of online games, including flashcards, matching, concentration (memory),
word search, hangman, challenge board, and rags to riches (a quiz-show
style trivia game); Tools for creating online quizzes; Quiz administration
and reporting tools; Free teacher home pages
Provides individual teachers and
school organizations a simple-to-use tool for placing homework and other
school information on the Internet without having to worry about programming
or any other complicated means for posting information on the web.