First Grade Websites

Ancient Egypt          The Job of the President        Black History Month         Temperature Activities

Snow Websites        Literacy Websites         Moon and Planet Websites         Math Practice        Geography Activities




Social Studies Websites

1. Jamestown and Plymouth Peachstar movie ( 7 min Jamestown, 9 min Plymouth) click the green S to start the movie

2. Jamestown game

3.Jamestown Quia activity



Ancient Egypt Websites

1. Snaith School Egypt Website http://www.snaithprimary.eril.net/egindex.htm

2. BBC Ancient Egypt http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/home.html

3. Virtual Egypt http://www.virtual-egypt.com/

4. Pyramid at Westminter? http://www.westminster.net/faculty/getzendanner/egypt/pyramidcompare.pdf

5. Panorama of the Pyramids http://www.panoramas.dk/fullscreen/fullscreen38.html

6. Another panorama http://geoimages.berkeley.edu/wwp304/html/WaleedNassar.html

7. Go Inside a Pyramid http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/explore/khufuall.html

8. Ancient Egypt Stickerbook http://www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=StickerBook

9. Egypt site http://www.shenet.org/okte/ok_library/pages/grade1egypthunt.htm

10. Carlos museum http://carlos.emory.edu/ODYSSEY/EGYPT/d&b.html

11. Egyptian Geese Facts http://www.westminster.net/faculty/getzendanner/geese/EgyptianGeeseFacts.htm



The Job of the President , Washington DC

1. http://congressforkids.net/Executivebranch_presidentsjob_2.htm

2. http://congressforkids.net/Executivebranch_presidentsjob_1.htm

3. http://www.pbs.org/weta/whitehouse/ovalfrm.htm

4. http://www.wh.wcsd.k12.ca.us/wagnerpresident/presidentmain.htm

5. http://pbskids.org/democracy/presforaday/index.html

6. http://its.guilford.k12.nc.us/webquests/presidents/pres.htm

7. http://congressforkids.net/Executivebranch_president.htm

8. Washington and Lincoln Peachstar movie ( 14:34 min total, about 7 minutes on each President) click the green S to start the movie

9. Rooms in the White House - 360 degree views

10. White House videos with Barney and Miss Beasley




Black History Month

1. Black History Month activities from Enchanted Learning

2. African-American Biographies




Snow websites

1. Snowflake Bentley website

2. First Grade Snow Day

3. Basic snowflake shapes

4. Growing snowflake movies

5. Snowflake Bentley video

6. Short video on how snowflakes get their shape

7. Make-A-Flake very cool

8. Make your own virtual snowflakes II - very cool!

9. Grow different snowflakes in various levels of a cloud

10. Snow math - can you do it?

11. Make a Florida snowman

12. Build a Snowman

13. Build Snow People



Weather and Temperature Activities

1. Read the Thermometer Game- 4 levels, 20 questions per level, the value of the marks changes at each new level .

2. Dress for the Weather

3. Weather Quiz - Little Explorers Picture Dictionary

4. BBC Weather Activities

5. Dress Caillou for the weather

6. Read the Thermometer- 20 questions, standard marks on the thermometer.



Literacy Websites

1. Book Adventure

2. Magic Key

3. Power Proofreading

4. Alphabetize These!

5. Look and Cover

6. Punctuation Paintball

7. Fables



Moon and Planet resources

1. BBC day, month, year sim game

2. Moon phaser game

3. Nova http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tothemoon/

4. NASA http://liftoff.msfc.nasa.gov/Academy/UNIVERSE/MOON.HTML

5. Lots of Moon Sites http://home.hiwaay.net/~krcool/Astro/moon/#mf

6. What does the moon look like today?

7. Lunar challenge game from MarcoPolo

8. Lunar phases animated gif

9. Lunar calendar from MarcoPolo

10. 10. Planets website



Math Practice

1. Customize timed math fact drills http://home.indy.rr.com/lrobinson/mathfacts/mathfacts.html

2. Virginia SOL questions http://www.augusta.k12.va.us/nres/1news.htm

2. Facts Practice Sheets - timed fact tests from Saxon

3. Thats A Fact - timed flash cards from Harcourt

4. Math Dojo

5. Flash cards

6. Patterns


Measuring Activities

1 Read the Ruler

2 Measure the Bears

3 Pokemon Measuring

4. Wacky Ruler




Geography Activities

1. Enchanted Learning Geography Glossary

2. Interactive Children's Atlas

3. Continents and Oceans game



Ancient Egypt at the British Museum

First Grade Skills online activities

Draw a Symmetrical Butterfly

Mexico Map Activity

Chinese New Year with Sagwa the Chinese Siamese cat!

Learn to Be Healthy username is a wild animal, password is a west place to learn

Holiday Fun