For Parents & Teachers

This page contains links to educational and informative sites dealing with children.

Abilene AISD
Abilene's Public Schools on-line.

Award-Winning Kids' Books
Searchable database of award-winning children's literature.

Awesome Library
Links to 14,000 reviewed sites, including top 5% in education.

Baby Signs

Help develop early communication skills in your baby or toddler. Site includes basic skills, a dictionary, and printable flashcards to help you communicate with your child.

Bulletin Board Ideas
List of links to bulletin board Web sites.

ChildFun.com
Ideas and activities on many topics.

Early Childhood
Ideas, articles, links, and discussion groups for parents and teachers of young children.

Education.com
Free worksheets, coloring sheets, and activities designed to give your kids a leg-up in school.

Education Planet
Links to lesson plans in many subject fields.

Education World
Lesson plans, ideas, site reviews, and more for educators. Also includes employment listings.

Educational Press
Make flashcards, quizzes, game boards and more using your computer and printer.

EFL Playhouse
Resource for teachers of young children. Includes art, songs, fingerplays, and other learning ideas.

Education at About.com
Links to all education-related sites hosted by About.com. Covers all age levels.

Enchanted Learning
From the Enchanted Learning software company. Links to lots of activities and ideas.

ERIC
Educational Resources Information Center. Designed to provide users with ready access to an extensive body of education-related literature.

Exworthy Educational Pages
Over 5000 links to educational sites for teachers, parents and students.

Family.com
Fun and educational activities, parenting tips, crafts, cooking, and more.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
Links from the Department of Education.

Freebies for Parents
Lots of free things for parents and their kids.

Freebies for Teachers
From lesson plans to mouse pads. Free things for teachers.

Gateway
Searchable index of lesson plans and curriculum materials.

Gryphon House Teachers' Guides
Activities and ideas from Gryphon House Publishers from some of their books.

Handwriting for Kids
Printable sheets to help your kids practice handwriting skills. Also has some math practice sheets.

HarperCollins Teachers' Guides
Activities and links from HarperCollins Publishers for some of their books.

Homeschooling Information
Information, news, and resources for homeschoolers.

Idea Box
Early childhood education resources and activities.

Internet Public Library Youth Page
Links to reference sites for parents and teachers.

Math Worksheetland
Over 12,000 free printable math worksheets for preschool – high school. 

Puzzlemaker
Construct crosswords, criss-cross mazes, and more.

Read Kiddo Read
From award-winning author James Patterson. Book reviews and more to help get your kids to read.

Storyblocks
An online video collection with one-minute songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. These songs and rhymes are in both English and Spanish.

 

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