Online Resources

The Online Resources on this page are provided for the convenience of Saratoga's Parent Partners and Students.
The sites that you link to from this page are not associated with the Stanwood-Camano School District.

TYPING AND KEYBOARDING EARLY LEARNING
SOCIAL STUDIES, HISTORY, CIVICS HANDWRITING
SCIENCE, HEALTH, P.E. TOOLS & PORTALS FOR TEACHING & LEARNING
MATH CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS
READING, WRITING, ETC. COLLEGE PREP
ART MONTHLY THEMES

(Is Online Learning For Me?)



FEATURED SITE

KHAN ACADEMY
Math, Science, History, Test prep for SAT and other topics are supported with online videos
Unique access can be set up using your existing Facebook or Google account
Khan Academy resources are also freely available as podcasts in the iTunes Store at iTunes U

The Khan Academy is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) with the mission of providing a world-class education to anyone, anywhere.


Is Online Learning for me?

Online learning is quickly becomming a common choice for many of our partner families. Saratoga offers online classes through our association with Digital Learning Commons. While online learning can be the right choice for some, it's not the best or proper choice for others. To take a quick assessment to see if online learning might be for you, click on


TYPING AND KEYBOARDING


Typing Practice from the BBC
Keyboarding Practice

Plain, Simple, Free, Effective

Typing Game and Practice

Free Touch Typing
Keyboarding Sites






Early Learning


Literacy Center Education Network Play and Learn English

ABC Match (Interactive game like Concentration or Memory)

Cyberchase Machine

Starfall.com
A great site with activities for beginning readers

Counting Money

PBS KIDS

Mother Goose Club


Story Jumper

Sesame Street Initiatives

Sound City Reading
Hooplakidz

SOCIAL STUDIES, HISTORY, CIVICS


 BallotPedia

Maps for Kids

 Printable Maps from Fact Monster

 Printable Outline Maps 

 

Washington State History

http://washingtonhistoryonline.org/

National Geographic Kids

Washington State History from Secretary of State

Printable Maps

Maps of the World (Games and Quizzes)

History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web

Klondike Gold Rush Curriculum Materials Lesson Plans & Teacher Guides from the
Klondike Gold Rush Seattle Unit

Early Washington Maps

Washington State Digital Collections

Washington State Historical Society

Teach with TVW - Online Video Resources for Washington State
TVW - Washington State Public Affairs TV Network

Washington State Council for Social Studies

Printable Washington State and County Maps

TOOLS AND PORTALS FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING

MIT OpenCourseWare

Online Recources
Beginner's Latin

Online Recources
Instructables

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Scratch (also from MIT)

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Thinkport's Online Field Trips

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ClassBrain

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Teachers' Domain

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Helping Your Child Learn Math

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Reading Rockets

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Online RecourcesInternet Public Library
Online RecourcesFact Monster
Online RecourcesSaxon Placement Tests Washington State Online EALRs and GLEs

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Online RecourcesLexile Book Database
Online RecourcesUnited Streaming  Online RecourcesEnchanted Learning Digital Learning Commons
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Online RecourcesEducation World How to Write an Essays for specific purposes

Kentucky Virtual Library How to do Research

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Pitara Kid's Network

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This is from the National Center For Educational Statistics

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Educational Technology Clearinghouse

Presentations Etc.

NoodleTools Citation Generator Citation Maker

Interactive Games

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SCIENCE / P.E. / HEALTH

Online RecourcesThe Biology Project Online RecourcesHuman Anatomy Online
Online RecourcesChem4Kids Online RecourcesWoodland Park Zoo
Online RecourcesFOSSWeb Online RecourcesKid's Corner - Kiddy House
Online RecourceseNature

BioEdonline K-5

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Learn To Be Healthy

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Electric Universe provided by Snohomish County PUD

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Tornado FAQ

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Bycycle Heroes

Break it Down

Sketching Gadget Anatomy

Inventors Toolbox

Exploring Leonardo

Chemical of the week SciFun
UCLA OceanGLOBE

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Let's Move.gov

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Kid's Health

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BAM Body and Mind

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MyPyramid.gov

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Spark and Healthy and Wise

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Backyard Nature

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Fitness for Kids Who Don't Like Sports

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LANGUAGE ARTS - READING,WRITING, GRAMMAR

Online Recources

Grammar Bytes
Rare Classic Children's Literature

Online Recources
Online Recources Reading Planet (From the Dept. of Education)
Online RecourcesBetween the Lions Online Recources

Sadlier Oxford
Online RecourcesBedtime Stories
Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories

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Online RecourcesNotetaker Outline Tool Online Recources
Holt Writing Resources
Writing Bugs (month-by-month prompts)

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Write On Prompt Generator

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Writing (From ThinkQuest)

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Everyday Spelling Writing Prompts Persuasion Map Tool (from Read*Write*Think) Online RecourcesPurdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Vocabulary.com

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University of Minnesota Style Manual
Online Recources

How to do Research

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Alliterations

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Harcourt & Holt Resources Guide to Grammar & Writing

Online Recources
Principles of Composition
Online Recources

Citation Maker - Secondary

Online Recources

Citation Maker - Elementary

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Sound City Reading

Online Recources

Reading Planet (From the Dept. of Education)

Online Recources

Holt's Elements of Language Writing Ideas and Models

Online Recources



CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS

Online RecourcesDiscovery Education Brain Boosters

Brain Bashers
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Everyday Vocabulary Anagrams

NIEHS Kids' Page

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FunBrain (math, reading and more for K-8)


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Online RecourcesDaily Dose of the Web

CryptoKids

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HANDWRITING RESOURCES

Create Your Own Handwriting Worksheets

Online Recources
More D'Nealian Printables

Online Recources
Coloring and Tracing D'Nealian Letters

Online Recources
Print a D'Nealian Desk Tape

Online Recources
Create "Tracers"

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A+ Worksheet Maker

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MATH ONLY

Online RecourcesBalanced Assessment Math is Fun

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Absurd

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Online Recources Place Value Puzzler Online RecourcesPurple Math (help with Algebra)
Online Recources Saxon Placement Tests Online Recources NCTM's Illuminations (a Saratoga favorite) Online Recources EdHelper math
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Problem of the Week
Online Recources Port Angeles' Math WASL prompts
Online Recources Singapore Math Placement Tests Online Recources AplusMath


Online Recources How to use the TI 83/84 Graphing Calculator
Paul's Online Math Notes Online Recources Holt Algebra 1 Online Resources
Online Recources Thinking Blocks -
Add/Subtact
Online Recources RHL School Math Worksheets Holt Geometry Online Resources

Online Recources
Online RecourcesT hinking Blocks -
 Multiply/Divide
Math World (a resource for higher math)

Online Recources Virtual Manipulatives
Online RecourcesThinking Blocks - Ratios Math (Pre-Algebra from another dimension)

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Visual Fractions

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Online Recources  Math Homework Help

Wolfram Demonstrations Project

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Wolfram Educational Portal

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COLLEGE PREP AND PLANNING

Free OnlineCollege Writing Course

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Compass Test Prep

Online Recources
Compass Student Information

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Asset Test Information

Online Recources

Skagit Valley Running Start

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Everett Community College Running Start

Online Recources
Compas Practice Tests

ART

Origami-Instructions

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Origami Diagrams

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Origami from Gander Academy

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Scrap Coloring

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Chinese Shadow Puppets

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Monthly Themes

January February March
April May June
July August September
October

November
Aviation Month

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How Things Fly

December



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