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Hoeven's Education Initiatives
"Education is the bedrock on
which we build the future. Excellence in education
will enable us to achieve our greatest potential, as
individuals and as a state. Schools produce the
human wealth on which our progress depends."
"As we continue to transform our
economy, we need to provide our young people with
the resources necessary to receive more career and
technical education. That will provide them with the
skills and knowledge they will need to fill the jobs
of the future in our growing and diversified
Governor John Hoeven
Ask a Geologist Scientists
from all over the US answer your questions about the earth. Maintained by US
Geological Survey scientists.
Universe Dr. Universe answers your
questions...plus has a web site full of interesting science facts and features.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations Do you need the perfect quote for your report? Click here!
Guide to US Government for Kids
Outstanding site for all grades K-12! Clearly written
and definitely worth visiting when you need information about our
Math: An Amusement Park of Mathematics
The greatest math web site ever!
Really! Have fun with basic arithmetic or advanced calculus.
Puzzles, games, fractals, contests, and LOTS more!
Super online magazine for kids!
CyberKids Games, art, chiller stories, contests, Kidzeen...lots of exciting info!
Disney's Internet Guide Dig This!
lists top sites recommended by Disney's editors. Check back often for new picks, links,
and descriptions. Happy surfing!
Species Coloring Book Online coloring book. Just
click on the full page picture, print it out and start coloring! Bald eagle,
black bear, butterfly, mussel, prairie chicken, and many others...
Play games: Math
Grammar Gorilla: Where Is That, etc. Test yourself. Make a quiz.
Take a quiz
Homework Help: All Subjects Use this
homework help page for all of your classes...from pilgrims to presidents, grammar to
Shakespeare, addition to calculus. They've got it all!
time you wonder how something works, this is the place to go!
Just 4 Kids
Sponsored by the California Dept. of Fish and Game, this site has lots of
great links to sites about endangered species, facts about California and its ecology,
a wildlife gallery and much more.
Scientist Network Ok, Kids, here it is! Science with a sense of
humor! If you like science, and you have a sense of humor, you're going to love this
Geographic Explorer Amazing Facts;
Wildlife Federation Kids Page Mad-libs,
riddles, mix and match games...all about wildlife.
National Zoo Lots
of great exhibits about animals at the zoo. Also, take a look at a live video camera
at the zoo! Fun!
for Kids Created for all students and
teachers who would like to learn more about the nervous system. Enjoy the activities and
experiments on your way to learning more about the brain and spinal cord. These
experiences are made possible by the 3 pounds of tissue in your head...
No Sweat.Com Homework
Central! Online help for all ages and subjects. Great activities for learning
basic and advanced math, reading and language skills.
Poetry Super-cool site! Click and drag words to make your own poems.
Then you can submit them for publishing online.
The #1 nature magazine for kids!
Scholastic Cool games, activities, and more! Star Wars: The Ultimate Reading
American: Ask the Experts Just write in
your question about anything in the fields of astronomy, biology, chemistry, computers,
environment, geology, mathematics, medicine, or physics, and an expert will answer
Sesame Street Alphabet Coloring Page
For tots! Print out a favorite Sesame Street character for your little
brother or sister. They'll think you're great!
site for young astronomers! All about the solar system and the universe...from the
people who know... at NASA. Great links to other sites, such as The Best of the Hubble
Surf the Net with Kids: One of the best sites with links to
all kinds of great educational, fun sites for kids...
Time for Kids All kinds of great news stories written at different reading levels. Would
you believe a 3.7 ton burrito made the news?
U.S. Census Bureau Want to know the U.S. population? It's updated every 5 minutes!
Also, get the very latest facts for your State Reports here.
US Geological Survey
Learning Web Explore things on, in, around, and about the
Earth, such as plants and animals, land, water, and maps.
All you ever wanted to know about
Welcome to the
Alphabet Superhighway Learn to be a good searcher! This is
your home for help on searching the Alphabet Superhighway and the entire World Wide Web
Wild Ones Learn about endangered animals from around the world.
Don't miss this site! Lots of
games, fun activities as well as links to other great sites. Family-Friendly Links...
Informative & Fun
Juanita Short, Carrington Elementary
School Principal, welcomed guests to the Community Fair.
FOR TEACHERS AND PARENTS
Math Create and print practice
problem sheets for your child or student. Great for students,
too: interactive games, flashcard printouts, and more.
a searchable database of outstanding Internet learning sites categorized
by subject area, audience, and type (lessons, activities, projects,
resources, references, & tools).
Children's Literature Web Guide Internet resources
related to books for Children and Young Adults
information about getting a teaching degree... tips, statistics..
World: Where educators go to
learn... Worldwide School Sites... Cool Schools... Database of 110,000
Resources Information Center (ERIC) Need
to know the latest information on special education, curriculum
development or other education topics? Just AskERIC!
Education Network This
site is crammed with up-to-date information for parents, teachers and
students. Vote on many current education issues. Home of
Assessment made easy... Ready-made quizzes; create a new quiz; print
quizzes... Super site for parents and teachers!
Institute Organized lists of resources on
the Internet that science educators, as well as science enthusiasts, may
find useful. To make the list, a resource needs to stimulate creative
thinking and learning about science.
Your Child Learn History Lesson
plans to help your students/children learn about time and historical
Your Child Learn To Read Enjoyment
is essential in the process of helping your child become a reader. All of
the activities at this site are written with this thought in mind.
Schrock's Guide for Educators Kathy Schrock's
Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites on the Internet
found to be useful for enhancing curriculum and teacher professional
growth. It is updated daily to keep up with the tremendous number of
new World Wide Web sites.
guide about learning disabilities... for parents, teachers and students.
Lots of great information and activities!
of Congress A comprehensive record of American
history and creativity; a universal collection of
work really hard to make a real quality web site and worksheets.
Informational Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities NICHCY
is the national information and referral center that provides information
on disabilities and disability-related issues for families, educators, and
other professionals. Their special focus is children and youth (birth to
Parent Information Network The purpose of NPIN
is to provide information to parents and those who work with parents and
to foster the exchange of parenting materials.
See Net-Mom's Nice Sites: Best of the Web for Kids for 1999...the
results of her checking out over 4,500 kid sites. Super effort and
History-Social Science Project
serves K-12 students, teachers, schools,
school districts throughout the northern Sacramento
Valley, the inter-
mountain region of northeastern California, and the
and Educators Resource Center Schwab Foundation
for Learning offers a wide range of services for parents and educators to
provide information, support and resources to improve the lives of
students with learning differences.
Soup Education Central Goal:
"Let's work together to find the key to everything our kids can
Broadcasting Service TeacherSource:
activities for every subject and grade. "TV for Teachers!"
~Schools of California Online Resources for Education: links to quality
Internet resources and teacher-developed lessons.
Education on the Web Step-by-step instructions
for interviews, simulations, role plays, and experiments that involve
students in active learning.
Education Resources on the Internet (SERI) 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.
Teacher Vision Lesson plans, printables, and more for all
subjects and grade levels... Absolutely fantastic resource!!
Helping Teachers Popular
site! Lesson plans in every area of the curriculum.
for Teachers Online Smart
ideas for busy teachers! Lesson plans, teacher to teacher talk,
Children's Book Awards Would
you like current lists of a multitude of honor books, such as
Newberry Medal Awards, Caldecott Medal Awards, Coretta Scott King Awards?
This is the site for you!!
Don't miss this site! Lots of
games, fun activities as well as links to other great sites.
Links... I liked this site so much that I
put it in both columns!
Lenore Franchuk, our City librarian, is
busy helping one of our local students.
Do not train a child to
learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by
what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able
to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the
genius of each.
~ Plato ~
CARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
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