Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics
#HAAwards - Best in Show: Video - Gary James is a dad of a special needs child. After seeing his son use an iPad he realized what a difference this technology can make. Gary started A4cwsn a year & a half ago. By the end of 2012 he will give away 200 iPads to parents, teachers & therapists. Gary makes thorough video reviews of iPad apps. People search for apps by name/category & watch a detailed video review of the app to make sure it is the best fit for their child & situation before…
Watch this 3-minute highlight of Washington DC for Kids. Take a trip through our nation's capital with your students and lead a discussion with them pointing out American symbols that they see in the video.
Math Stars (Grades 1-8) - site states - The purpose of Math Stars is to challenge students beyond the classroom setting. Good problems can inspire curiosity about number relationships and geometric properties. It is hoped that in accepting the challenge of mathematical problem solving, students, their parents, and their teachers will be led to explore new mathematical horizons.