Useful Links

Educational Webpages

Reading

FUN BRAIN http://www.funbrain.com/FBSearch.php?Grade=5

MARATHON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY http://www.mcpl.us/

Writing

Online English Activities for Kids http://www.syvum.com/online/english.html

Poetry Website http://www.tooter4kids.com/forms_of_poetry.htm

Persuaisive Writing Map http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/persuasion-30034.html

Persuasive Writing http://www.kn.att.com/wired/fil/pages/listpersuasid.html

Spelling Grammar and Writing Games http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/writing/Kids_Writing.html

Resources for the Essay Writer http://www.paperstarter.com/resources/resources-for-the-essay-writer

Social Studies

Current Events for Kids http://www.dogonews.com/

Early Explorers http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/

5th Grade History Websites http://www.wausau.k12.wi.us/stettin/fifth_grade_links.htm

States http://www.50states.com/

State Capitals Quiz http://www.ilike2learn.com/ilike2learn/CapitalUnitedStates.html

States Quiz http://www.ilike2learn.com/ilike2learn/unitedstates.html

Oregon Trail Scavenger Hunt http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0210182/

Westward Expansion http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/westwardmovement.htm

Science

FOSS Website (WSD Science Program) http://www.fossweb.com/

Human Body http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/htbw_main_page.html

Animal Live Cams http://sandiegozoo.org/videos/index.html

Experiments and Games http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/

PBS Science Games http://pbskids.org/games/science.html

Math

Math Games http://www.kidsnumbers.com/multiplication.php

Multiplication Games http://www.fun4thebrain.com/mult.html

Fractions http://www.coolmath4kids.com/fractions/index.html

Visual Fractions http://www.visualfractions.com/

Math Challenges for Families http://www.figurethis.org/index.html

Math Practice for 5th Graders http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-5

Miscellaneous

Brain Pop http://www.brainpop.com/

Fact Monster http://www.factmonster.com/

WSD http://www.wausau.k12.wi.us/