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Tech Tools at Kyffin

Below is a list of resource tools that we use at Kyffin for learning, but we encourage students and families to access them outside of school for homework, projects, or a rainy day.

Technology change very quickly, as do their links, so it is impossible to fully review the sites as we would like to.

We hope that you and your children will explore these sites TOGETHER.

Language Arts
Moby Max -
Lexia -
Starfall -This site is a great place for children just learning to read, for struggling readers, or just for reading re-enforcement. 
Word Central - Merriam-Webster website that is kid friendly with an online dictionary, online thesaurus and vocabulary games.

Typing Practice
Type Rocket Jr.
Type Rocket 60
Typing Club

Research
CIA World Factbook
JeffCo Public Library

Instructional Tools
Google Classroom
Padlet
JeffCo Google apps (Drive, Docs, Sheets, etc.)
Web QR - QR Code reader for chromebooks


Math
Moby Max
Math Expressions - This site includes math games, fun math lessons, puzzles and brain benders.
Math Manipulatives -A great place to develop math number sense, numeracy and computational skills through the use of manipulatives. 
Math Facts Practice - The best way to sharpen your math skills. Timed practice for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. This game contains multiple skill levels and a printable results chart.
Cool Math 4 Kids- This site includes math games, fun math lessons, puzzles and brain benders.

Science & Social Studies
National Geographic Kids - One of the best resources for info about the world, it's people and wildlife 
Smithsonian - This is a safe, educational fun place for kids 8-16. Sports, history, the arts, travel, science, space, etc. Great photos, games and contests. 
How Stuff Works - Intermediate level learning on how the things around us work. A new article is added every week.


Coding
Code.org - hour of code resources