Helpful Student Websites and Apps


  • The U.S. Department of Education offers many reading resources for parents. This page provides links for many strategies, publications, and tips for helping children become better readers: http://www2.ed.gov/parents/read/resources/edpicks.jhtml

    Learn how children become readers and writers and how you can help them develop by talking, reading, and writing together every day: http://www.pbs.org/parents/readinglanguage/

    The Education page for the Official Website for the State of NJ -providing resources and links for parents on homework help and activities, programs, and early childhood and K-12 education: http://www.nj.gov/nj/education/parents/

    This student site supports literacy and phonics skills for reading in the primary grades. No username or password is required: http://www.starfall.com/

    Students in grades K-3 can practice their skills in all subject areas with Annie and Moby. There are brief videos, accompanied by games, activities, quizzes, and much more. Your child has been taught the username and password to log on. If your child has difficulty logging on at home, please contact your child's school/teacher: https://jr.brainpop.com/

    Students in grades 3-5 can practice their skills in all subject areas with Tim and Moby. There are brief videos, accompanied by games, activities, quizzes, and much more. Your child has been taught the username and password to log on. If your child has difficulty logging on at home, please contact your child's school/teacher: https://www.brainpop.com/

    Students in grades 2-5 have access to practice their reading, writing, math, and science skills, in preparation for state testing. Each student has his/her own individual username and password: http://www.studyisland.com/

    This student site features online educational games for students of all ages and across many subject areas. No username or password is required: http://www.funbrain.com/index-v2.html

    This site features literacy and math educational games and activities for all elementary students. No username or password is required: http://www.abcya.com/

    This website entitles parents and students to access all the elementary Math in Focus textbooks, workbooks, and virtual manipulatives. The username and password was previously given to the students. If you or your child has difficulty logging on, please contact your child's school/teacher: http://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/ePC/start.do



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