Technology

Shelton View has many mobile carts available for student use. This includes an iPad cart, Macbook carts, and Chromebook carts. Teachers sign up for carts on a weekly basis. Some classrooms also have iMacs available. Students are assigned a unique username and password by the district.

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Websites

Typing Club

Math Websites

Literacy

WordArt - online word cloud art creator

Raz-Kids - subscription database of leveled books

Starfall - teaching children to read with phonics

Storyline - celebrated actors reading children’s books 

Grammar Blast - short quizzes on parts of speech

Wacky Web Tales - fill in the blanks to create a wacky story

Wordle - generate “word clouds” from text that you provide

Tagxedo - turns words into a visually stunning word cloud

Puzzlemaker - create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more

Magnetic Poetry - create poems

Educational Games

Abcya

Preschool and Kindergarten games

PBS Cyberchase

Scholastic I Spy

Create a Snowflake

Make a Flake (needs Flash)

Funbrain

Grade Level Skills

Mr. Nussbaum - fun interactive games that hone math, science, language arts, and social studies skills

Sheppard - hundreds of games, articles, activities and articles

Research

Kiddle - Search engine for kids

Enchanted Learning

National Geographic for Kids

FactMonster - Tons of fun info on topics from math to history to sports

King County Library - Various databases, encyclopedias and dictionaries available with active library account

 

Social Studies

America's Story

Culturegrams - reliable and up-to-date cultural content

Ben's Guide to the US Government