login link to AR
You can find AR books here; see how many points, book level, number of pages, etc.
AR Book Finder
Colonial Williamsburg - electronic field trips
login is tualatinvalley, you must enter the password I gave you (shh)
Games and Puzzles for Kids
Colonial Williamsburg Kids Zone
Meet the people through comic book slide show
Visit Colonial Williamsburg
Username for TVA (we paid for this) - ANIFC7
password (shh it's a secret - ask a 5th-grader)
Online Encyclolpedia Brittanica
How the Brain works
BBC's kids' info about brains
Read letters from a Pilgrim girl or Wampanoag boy
Visit the Pilgrim village or the Wampanoag village
Thanksgiving virtual field trips
Click on GeoBee link for today's quiz
You can also choose yesterday's quiz
National Geographic videos
cities and countries
Sound - hearing frequencies of animals
Lots more choices than our science book
Kids Bible Info
questions answered, stories, fun stuff
Make your own "Wanted" Poster
Pirates NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
National Science Foundation - Pirates
Capt. Dave's Treasure
A research-based game
Thinkquest is full of pirate information
try the biographies
Nez Perce National Historical Park
Site for Nez Perce Trail used by Joseph and his band as they fled the soldiers.
Our 6th grade textbook chap 1
World Studies: Asia and the Pacific (East Asia)
our 6th grade textbook chap 2
World Studies: Asia and the Pacific (Southwest Asia)
Try out the 10 questions on today's quiz.
Enter a name and choose the level of difficulty
Geo Bee Quiz
data base about historic bridges all over the U.S.
Look up by "category", then click on "facts" for all the info you need.
Thanks, Calvin, for finding this
Historic Bridges of the U.S.
Bridges listed alphabetically
You can scroll down to look for specific types
This lists all the different types of bridges on the Willamette River and has
good descriptions and explanations of how they work.
Multnomah County's Bridges
Click on the 6 choices they looked at. They've decided against the last 3, but
the first 3 are still in the running. Which one do you think would be best for
a new Sellwood Bridge here in Portland? Extra credit if you write a letter
explaining your choice.
Sellwood Bridge Alternatives
Talk about TORSION! Click on the "Play" button to see short video(maybe 4
Video of Tacoma Narrows Bridge
Building Big Labs
make puzzles, crosswords on discovery education's site
log in with your login and password
Create a Character from a book; draw a portrait and write 10 things about this
Historical record of Amos Fortune
Historical Society of Cheshire County, NH
Answer the questions by clicking on web links and finding information about
Harriet Tubman. EXTRA CREDIT social studies or reading
Harriet Tubman web search
This is a short summary of the epidemic of 1793 in Philadelphia
Yellow Fever in Philadelphia
Least Common Multiple
Wisconsin Technical College demonstration of LCM -
You will need to write the problems and answers on paper because it doesn't
show you if you're right or wrong(you're not a student at their college!)
least common multiple
Vote by Wed. Oct. 10
Lots of other activities on this page, too.
Scholastic Election 2012
PBS "Don't Buy It"
Learn about the candidates, try out being president for a day, make stickers, etc.
pick a period and hear the music from that time
Classics for kids
Notice all the "firsts"
Fort Vancouver - Fur Trade
Checks and Balances
Study helps and quiz for vocab. practice
Pedro's Journal vocabulary practice