Below is a collection of subject resources for elementary grades.
Back to School: Alberta Education’s Back to School site connects students, parents, teachers and administrators to information that will help them prepare for the upcoming school year
My Child’s Learning: A Parent Resource with access to Alberta’s curriculum
The Journey: A handbook for parents of children who are gifted and talented
Lonely Planet: travel around the world. Also a great site for Spanish!
National Geographic for Kids
Robert Munsch: children’s author
Starfall: learning to read with phonics
Wordle: create word clouds
EdHeads: an ever-changing page with links to live science demonstrations and games.
Kids Geo: ecology and geography for kids
NASA Kids Club: learn about space
Nineplanets and Kids Astronomy: Astronomy sites
Rainforest Alliance: learn about biodiversity conservation
Yahoo Kids: science activities
www.teachpeel.ca Peel Project
www.cemc.uwaterloo.ca/resources/potw.php University of Waterloo problem of the week (good for Gr.3/4)
A-Plus Math: improve your math skills interactively
Bob the Builder
City Creator: drag and drop pieces to build a city!
Kid Sites: math section
BBC for students – games and clips from the British Broadcasting Corporation
Family Education: printable crafts
Fun Brain: learning arcade and other fun K-8 activities
Game Goo: educational games
Kids’ CBC: children’s site from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Primary Games: lots of educational games on a variety of topics, for elementary-grade children
Scholastic for Kids: games, activities, and a searchable author database