Conditions for Learning
Grant Wood AEA – Go to online databases including AccuWeather, Atomic Learning, Bookflix, Britannica Encyclopedia, Culture Grams, Follett Shelf, True Flix and Tumblebooks. You must sign in with a username and password to use this site.
Google – use this search engine to find information
One Key – a kid safe search engine powered by Google.
Native American Pathfinder – follow this pathfinder to do research on Native Americans.
Author Sites for Grades 3-5 – read about and watch video interviews with your favorite authors.
Children's Choice Book Trailers
Kids Reads – read interviews with you favorite authors, book reviews and information about book series.
Macmillan - official website for the Treasures Reading Program.
A+ Math - Improve your math skills by playing games, flashcards, and math word puzzles. Try the homework helper to check your homework answers.
Cool Math - Play games and puzzles to sharpen your math skills.
Envision Math - Topic tests and assignments
Everyday Math Resources - resources relating to Everyday Math Curriculum compiled by the Center School District.
Fast Math - Practice your basic math facts.
Fun Brain Math Baseball – practice your math facts while playing this baseball game.
Hooda Math - play fun math games.
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives – bar charts, base blocks, fractions, money, tangrams and more.
NCTM Illuminations - math activities
That Quiz - Math test activities.
Tesselations - designs featuring objects which can fill the page, without over-lapping, to form a pattern.
Truman Math Cards – online flash cards
Webmath – learn how to solve your math homework problems.
BAM! Body and Mind - play games and read information about health, wellness, exercise, and nutrition. This website is sponsored by the Department of Health and Human Services for Disease Control and Prevention.FOSSWeb - activities to go with your FOSS science curriculum.
KidsHealth for Kids – you can read this site in English or Spanish to learn how to deal with feelings, stay healthy, recipes, illnesses and injuries, your body, growing up and more. There are also games, movies, experiments, and activities on this website.
NASA - play games and do projects to learn about NASA and outer space.
Nutrition Explorations - play games and read information relating to good nutrition including recipes. This website is sponsored by the National Dairy Council and is based on the Food Guide Pyramid.
Playnormous - play games and listen to stories to learn about good nutrition and fitness. This site also includes healthy recipes.
Science Net – search or browse for links to great websites about science topics.
America’s Story from America’s Library – Learn about your country on this website hosted by the Library of Congress. Meet amazing Americans, jump back in time, explore the states, join Americans at play, watch movies and listen to songs from America's past.
National Geographic for Kids – learn about the world, its people and its wildlife while reading stories, playing games and activities and watching videos on this site.
Social Studies Alive! - master the subjects in your social studies lessons.
BLS Career Information - learn about careers that fit your interests.
Career Survey - I Have a Plan Iowa - March 2012 for 5th grade students
CRCSD Elementary Library Web Page – visit the reading room and student resources on this web site created by librarians at the Cedar Rapids Community School District.
Dance Mat Typing – practice typing with this fun, interactive program from the BBC.
DK Find Out - research, watch videos, take quizzes on different subjects
Fact Monster – learn about the world, U.S., people, sports, science, math and money. Check out the cool stuff, homework center, games and puzzles.
Fun Brain – play games including math arcade and reading.
Google Map Treks
Homework Help- get help from tutors online. This service is through the Cedar Rapids Public Library, and you must type in your Cedar Rapids Library card number to use it.
I Spy – play I-Spy games and make your own I-Spy puzzles.
Kerpoof Studio – make a picture, story or movie.
Learning Style Inventory - fill out a survey to find out your learning style.
MobyMax - reading and math skill practice
NetSmartz - learn internet safety by playing games and activities
PACT - Mrs. Erwin's website for students in PACT.
Wordle - create word pictures