LINKS WORTH SHARING
Educational Games by James Pickard
Funbrain Playground is created for kids in grades Pre-K through 8. Hundreds of games, books, comics and videos that develop skills in math, reading, problem-solving and literacy. Easy to use: browse by grade level or by type (games, books or videos).
If you have ever struggled with reading comprehension, Into the Book is a great resource. It focuses on eight research-based strategies: Prior knowledge, Making connections, Questioning, Visualization, Inferring, Summarizing, Evaluating and Synthesizing.
Public learning laboratory Exploratorium lets you experience the world through science, art, and human perception. This transforms learning worldwide. People can think for themselves and ask questions, question answers, and understand the world around them.
Do2learn provides thousands of free pages with social skills and behavioral regulation activities and guidance, songs, games, picture communication cards and academic material, and transition guides for employment and life skills.
Arcademic Skill Builders are online educational video games that offer a powerful approach to learning basic math, language arts, vocabulary, and thinking skills. They event have free multiplayer games to compete with friends.