Websites for Summer Learning and Fun

Parents

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/homeworkhelp/english/english_homework_help.html  videos that teach about writing, mechanics, and grammar

http://school.discovery.com/  click on “parent corner”

http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/booksandreading.jsp  ideas for reading with your child

http://www.gwinnett.k12.ga.us/TaylorES/home.html  click on “parents”

http://www.readingrockets.org/audience/parents  lots of ideas for reading activities

http://bogglesworldesl.com/dolch/flashcards.htm   flash cards for Dolch sight words

http://www.justreadfamilies.org/greatideas/K5Activities.asp?style=print  a calendar of activities

http://www.justreadflorida.com/docs/kit.pdf  travel activities

http://www.abcteach.com/directory/basics/writing/writing_prompts/  ideas for summer writing

http://www.eduplace.com/parents/resources/homework/la/  homework help

Kids

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/comic/index.html    make your own cartoon

http://www.atlantafalcons.com/Community/Community_Programs/Read_with_a_Falcon.aspx  listen to stories read by Falcons and cheerleaders

http://www.storylineonline.net/  listen to stories read by famous people

http://www.gwinnett.k12.ga.us/TaylorES/home.html  choose from a variety of games

http://www.gwinnettpl.org/index.html      Click on “kids”, then on “ebooks

http://www.manythings.org/e/spelling.html  play spelling and typing games

http://www.starfall.com/  play early reading games

http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/sightword/dolchgames.htm   practice Dolch sight words

http://shelsilverstein.com/indexSite.html  lots of games and activities from the famous poet

http://www.funbrain.com/

http://www.internet4classrooms.com/grade_level_help.htm

http://pbskids.org/games/index.html