Useful Links
ABCYa
An educational games website that organizes games by grade level (K-5) and subject categories, including letters, numbers, holiday games, and more. Games include arcade-style games that kids use arrow keys to play, word find games that can be played on screen or printed, racing games that can be played virtually against other players, typing games, and more. 

CLASS DOJO
This is a site that allows me to communicate with you via instant message, add pictures of student work and things in a Facebook style digital portfolio wall for each individual student, and award behavior points!

GOOGLE CLASSROOM
If students sign into their school google account they should already be enrolled in my classroom.  I post assignments daily and announcements so students are able to refer back to the things that they are learning at a later time.  Additionally there is a section labeled "OPTIONAL Extra Practice" on the left side where students can complete curriculum aligned activities.  Students will log in to Google Classroom using the same 6 digit number with @usd230.org and password they use to log in to their laptops.

KHAN ACADEMY
Free online learning is available in a variety of subjects, including math, biology, chemistry, physics, finance, and history. There are short video clips on each subject as well as interactive exercises that allow students to practice their new skills.

LEARN ZILLION
LearnZillion is a website that provides teachers with a library of interactive math and language arts lessons, videos, quizzes, and assignments for students.

LEXIA READING
This is the reading program that your children will use in the computer lab and classroom to help them make reading progress.  This also allows teachers to track student progress and provide instruction based on how students are progressing.

MOBYMAX
Website to practice multiple academic skills.  Students will have to search the school name.  To get their log in and password please request through the contact me link if you don't already know it.

QUILL
Free tools that make students better writers!  Provides free writing and grammar activities.  I am still working on adding students and implementing this tool, but I am excited for the possibilities!

PRODIGY MATH
Prodigy has content from all major topics and will seamlessly cover Grades 1 - 8 to help ensure your students are ready for standardized testing.  With a diagnostic test to place students in the correct grade, embedded assessments, and automatic differentiation, Prodigy ensures that each one of your students succeed at their own pace.

SPELLING CITY
Many of the classroom teachers use this site for weekly spelling work and tests.  Click search at the top of the page, teachers/parents, and then search Prairie Creek.  It will bring up a whole list and you may have to look and add more search results at the bottom of the page.  All the 5th grade teachers use this site and many if not all of the 4th grade teachers.

STORYLINE ONLINE
Developed by The Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Storyline Online features accomplished actors and actresses reading some of their favorite children’s books.  

XTRA MATH
Great website to practice math facts!