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    You are your child's first and best teacher.  

    Sometimes it is hard to know what to do at home to help our children while they are away at school.  There are a lot of great online resources that can save you time and energy.  If you are looking for ways to practice academic skills with your student, begin by talking to your child's teacher about which areas your student needs work on the most.  Here are links to several online resources that you may find helpful. 

    Fantastic videos and lessons that can be done at school or at home.  LearnZillion is free and uses the same learning standards that our teachers use in school. To get the most out of this website, look at your child's report card and find the skills that he or she needs to work on and focus on those lessons at home.

    Learning Ally
    Provides online audiobooks and reading support for students on Individualized Educational Plans (IEPs).  Login and password are provided to qualifying families.

    Khan Academy
    Educational videos that target specific skills you students is working on.

    Storyline Online
    Engaging picture books read by famous actors on camera.

    Learn how to create your own game and write computer code by playing games.

    Teaches computer programming using kid-friendly games.

    Fun math and reading games for young students.

    Dance Mat Typing
    Practice touch typing with fun cartoon characters.

    Typing Web
    Students can log into an account to practice targeted typing lessons.

    PBS Kids
    Learning games and videos centered around math, literacy, science, and social studies.

    Cool Math Games
    Games that help your student practice math skills.