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Read Alouds: Children Online Audio Books

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Read Alouds: Childrens Online Audio Books LibriVox – Over a thousand online audio children’s books.  These are classics that are past their copyrights and come from the Project Gutenberg.  Recordings are Public Domain in the USA.  Read by volunteers.  Some titles include:  Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of Pinocchio, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Rumpelstiltskin, Robinson Crusoe, Black Beauty, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and more.

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Read Alouds: Kids Picture Book Videos

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Read Alouds: Kids Picture Book Videos Storytime Station – Hundreds of picture books read aloud, page-by-page.  Excellent for whole class on the smartboard or for individual students alone on a computer .  The videos are hand-picked by teachers and parents, and are presented in a fun and creative way.  View the examples below or click the link to see hundreds more.…

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Math Application Word Problems (Grades 1-5)

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Math Application Word Problems Engage NY / Eureka Math Grade 1-5) Application Problems. Print one packet per student. Students cut off the daily application problem and then glue it into their math journals.  Or they can be used as classwide problems on the smartboard. First Grade Second Grade Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade

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Online Leveled Informational Text Reading and Adaptive Math Problems

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Online Leveled Informational Text Reading and Adaptive Math Problems Front Row Ed – Free for teachers with an option for schools and districts to purchase for more bells and whistles, but what you get to do for free is really good. Math: Sign up your class and they take a pretest to find their level and they will begin a…

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Writing Worksheets (K-5)

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Writing Worksheets (K-5) Grade-Based Worksheet – Various free online grade-based worksheets on different subjects that make it easier for parents and teachers to choose the right level of difficulty for kids of different ages. You will find worksheets for kids in preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade.

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Bees Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Bees Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.   More Bee Information

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The American Civil War Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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The American Civil War Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Human Brain Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Human Brain Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Ancient Greece Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Ancient Greece Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.

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Spiders Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Spiders Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.

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Gorillas Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Gorillas Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.

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Insects Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Insects Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.

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American Revolution Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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American Revolution Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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The Maya Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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The Maya Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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America 1492 and Teacher’s Guide

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America 1492 Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Electricity Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Electricity Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Lincoln Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Lincoln Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Light Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Light Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Volcanoes Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Volcanoes Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher’s Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Solar System Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide

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Solar System Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Teacher Guide – Printable teacher’s guide with prereading activities, vocabulary, discussion questions and answer key.  

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Energy Online Magazine

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Great Basin National Park Online Magazine & Resources

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Great Basin Online Magazine and Teacher’s Guide Kids Activities Printable PDF Explore the Great Basin: Resource and Activity Guide for Teachers Introduction Geology Caves Bats Climate: Past and Present Ecology: The Great Basin Desert People in the Great Basin Great Basin National Park Further Resources

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Books Read Aloud – Children’s Books

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Books Read Aloud – Children’s Books Reading Pioneers – Books read aloud, page-by-page on YouTube.  Also videos contain various teaching strategies videos, reading activities, and comprehension questions.  Includes book information like level and word count, and more.  The books are geared towards younger kids (Preschool, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, and Third grade), but many can be enjoyed by all ages.…

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Mental Math and Number Talk Resources (Frames, Dot Cards, Grids, Number Charts)

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Mental Math and Number Talk Resources (Frames, Dot Cards, Grids, Number Charts) Mental Math and Number Talk Resources Grades K-2 Dot cards Dot Dominoes Dot Cards with Corresponding Digits 5, 10 , 20 Frames Blank Double 10 Frame Cards Filled 10 Frames – Large Number Cards with Corresponding Ten Frame Five Frames – Small Ten Frames 0-10 Filled Tens Frames…

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Interactive Adding – Matching Pairs for 20, 50, & 100 (1st Grade)

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Interactive Adding Dream Box – Matching Number Pairs for Twenty.  Students practice computation strategies and identify number patterns and relationships to make twenty in a variety of ways. Lesson Dream Box – Matching Number Pairs for Fifty.  Students practice computation strategies and identify number patterns and relationships to make fifty in a variety of ways.  Lesson Dream Box – Matching Number Pairs for…

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