Great parent resource for all types of material.
Kid Power Special Needs Links. Site that will connect to several links in various areas of special education from ADD, Assistive Technology to Vision problems.
Resources for assistive technology for student learning, via use of computer and other assistive devices.
Yellow Pages for Kids
Listing of major organizations which assist those individuals with disabilities.
Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.
www.autism-pdd.net/ – Autism Information Page
Learn about the different spectrum disorders, latest in research, autism causes and search autism books to extend your knowledge.
www.kidsource.com/kidsource/pages/dis.physical.html – Physical Disabilities and General Information, All Disabilities
Best articles on specific physical disabilities and on disabilities overall.
Learning Disabilities Online
www.ldonline.org Website on Learning Disabilities and ADHD
Modern Curriculum Press – Early Childhood
www.mcps.k12.md.us/curriculum/pep/pz.html – Preschool Zone
Great website of resources for Early Childhood Education
Seri Web – Special Education Resources on the Internet
Special Education Resources on the Internet (SERI) is a collection of Internet accessible information resources of interest to those involved in the fields related to Special Education. This collection exists in order to make on-line Special Education resources more easily and readily available in one location.
A free search engine for homework help. Also has educational learning games link to aol site. Good site for students, parents and teachers.
Library of Congress
The Library of Congress with more than 10 million primary sources online.
National Information Center for Children with Disabilities
National information center for children with disabilities. Excellent resource for all topics of special education and the IEP process.
Great resources for special and regular education teachers. Quick link to Kidskonnect, KidsClick,Dictionary.com, Grolier Online, WorldBook Online, Yahooligans, MarcoPolo.
Excellent resource with multiple activities, lessons, games, worksheets in all curricular areas. Fun.
Lots of links to multiple resources
Good starting point for multiple links to activities and resources
Search for assistive technology resources and technology
Closing the Gap: Computer technology in Special Education
Links to products and resources
Assistive Technology resources
General resource for assistive technology.
Can Do Kids
Focuses on what children “can do”
Major website with English, grammar, phonics games and links to several other websites.
Our web site has hundreds of resources to search, allows you to submit a question to our information specialists over the web, and the ability to customize the web site with Schwab Foundation for Learning articles so they are in one place. Interested parties can also call the Schwab Foundation for Learning at 1-800-230-0988.
CHADD is a membership organization, produces the bi-monthly Attention! magazine (for members), and sponsors an annual conference. The National Resource Center on AD/HD (NRC) is the CDC-funded national clearinghouse for evidence-based information about AD/HD.
SuperKids is a website for parents and teachers who want the best in education for their children. SuperKids provides:
* Reviews and ratings of educational software
* Practical and fun tools for online and offline use
* News about important educational issues
* Views of visionaries and policymakers.
AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons. Unlimited practice is available on each topic which allows thorough mastery of the concepts. A wide range of lessons (Kindergarten through Eighth grade level) enables learning or review to occur at each individual’s current level.
Immediate feedback prevents practicing and learning incorrect methods, which is a common result of traditional homework and worksheets. Practice can continue as long as desired in a non-threatening format which helps build self-esteem and confidence.
Helpful website where you can type in your question and find links to numerous websites to answer your question. Great for research and math tools.
Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in
Reading A-Z offers thousands of printable teacher materials to teach guided reading, phonemic awareness, reading comprehension, reading fluency, alphabet, and vocabulary. The teaching resources include professionally developed downloadable leveled books, lesson plans, worksheets, and reading assessments.
Reading A-Z children’s books and lessons are appropriate for all sorts of reading programs, including K-6, ESL/ELL, special education, and remedial reading. The reading program’s downloadable books and lesson plans are standards based and results oriented. Must subscribe to download materials.
Great resource for children, parents and teachers on children’s books, reading tips and materials to support learning.
An interactive website for learning games in grades K-8. Also has daily features and homework help.
Fact Monster is a kids’ reference website brought to you by the editors at Information Please. The editors have compiled this page of frequently asked questions to help you better understand how to use our site.
Lessons, activities and materials for K to 12. Must subscribe.
Make a bingo and trace a,b,c’s.
Lessons and activities for special students and online resources for teachers. Has wonderful links to special education resources.
Sites For Parents
Hundreds of websites read by popularity.
Dolch Words – The Dolch word list – The 220 most common sight words in children’s reading books. Jump start your child’s reading!
The Creative Kids
A place for kids and parents to become creative. Free software, free ebook, flashcard, education materials, art and craft.
Interactive lessons, exercise and games and printable worksheets. Fun games…exciting exercises…involving interactive lessons to boost a child’s success in school.
Multiple links to website resources.
An engaging, interactive math tool developed by classroom teachers to help students learn how to solve challenging word problems. Using brightly colored blocks, students model the relationships among the components of each problem. With the help of a virtual tutor, students walk through a simple problem solving process and arrive at a solution.
MES-English contains free ESL / EFL resources for teachers of young learners. However, the resources are designed to be versatile and useful in many K-6 classrooms. I have free flashcards, handouts to match, free phonics cards, free ESL games, an international projects Xchange library and activities all ready for printing.
Math Playground is an action-packed educational site for elementary and middle school students. Practice your math skills, play a logic game, and have some fun!
Hundreds of interactive, free learning games for PreK through Gr. 6.
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Mathematics
National Library of Virtual Manipulatives for Mathematics. Great site resource for teaching and reviewing math skills. It is for grade ]s k-8 and is a site where students can go to run simulated math manipulatives at no cost.
A free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework related sites in multiple curricular areas.
Contains free and open access through the internet to written and spoken words, images, prints, maps that document the American experience through PBS films.
Everyday Math resource link that supplement the Everyday Math program.
Kids on the Web
Kids on the Web homework tools with multiple sites.
Illinois State Board of Education – Parent Resources
Information for parents on topics including early childhood special education, Project CHOICES, parent training, and links to the document A Parent’s Guide – The Educational Rights of Students with Disabilities in English and Spanish.
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