Here are some great educational links for fifth grade students.
Digital Citizenship Discussion Gogooligans Search Engine
A search engine for upper elementary students.
http://www.gogooligans.com/ Kid Rex Search Engine
A search engine for kids.
http://www.kidrex.org/ Make Your Own Crossword Puzzle
Have your words and clues ready when you make your own crossword puzzle on this site.
http://worksheets.theteacherscorner.net/make-your-own/crossword/crossword-puzzle-maker.php Voki: Easy Online Animation
Voki enables users to create a web animation of a talking character using their own voice or text to speech.
http://www.voki.com/ Graph Words: Create Synonym and Definition Maps
Graph Words is an online interactive dictionary and thesaurus that helps you find the meaning of words and show connections among associated words.
http://graphwords.com/ Solar System Information
This website will help you with your Solar System report.
http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm Nine Planets
Good science data can be found here about our solar system.
http://www.kids.nineplanets.org/ Solar System Info
If you still need more data about our solar system, this is the site for you.
http://www.northern-stars.com/solar_system_info.htm#Jupiter GlogsterMix images, text, audio, graphics, and video to create a multimedia poster presentation.Username: carmelriverPassword: waves http://edu.glogster.com/login/ Earth and Sky
Check out what is happening all around our solar system.
http://earthsky.org/ EdZoneEducational portal to a wonderland of resources like California Streaming and Brain Pop!
Username: carmelriverPassword: waves
http://edzone.sccoe.org/render.userLayoutRootNode.uP Spelling City Need help practicing your spelling words? Here is the site for you. Click on the "Find a List" tab and search for "Tiffany" and find the words you need to learn. http://www.spellingcity.com/ Interactive Periodic Table
This is a great resource to help you learn all about the periodic table.
http://periodictable.com/ Periodic Table
This website contains information that will be useful for your "Adopt an Element" project.
This website contains thousands of free math and science videos. Many of these videos cover middle school and high school standards but some of them pertain to what we are studying this year.
http://www.brightstorm.com/ Khan Academy
2,100 instructional videos to help you learn just about anything.
http://www.khanacademy.org/ Make Your Own Crossword Puzzle
You can easily make your own crossword puzzle with this great free website. Have up to 20 words and clues ready.
http://www.crosswordpuzzlegames.com/create.html Online Encyclopedia
This is the information age you know.
http://www.encyclopedia.com/ Another Online Encyclopedia
Were you looking for some accurate information? Try reference.com.
http://www.reference.com/ Vocabulary Games
If you like SpellingCity.com you'll love this vocabulary site too!
http://www.vocabulary.co.il/ American History
This site contains pictures, maps, and timelines to help you better understand the history of our nation.
http://www.huntington.org/explorations/ Dance Mat TypingIf you don't mind the billy goat with a British accent then this is the free online typing tutor for you. http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/ Toon DooThis wonderful comic strip maker will have you expressing your creative ideas with colorful characters and beautiful graphics. http://www.toondoo.com/ Visual Word Links
Lexipedia will show you how words are all linked together.
http://www.lexipedia.com/ Visual Dictionary
See how words link to other words in an online graphical dictionary.
http://www.visuwords.com/ Reference Desk
Welcome to information at your fingertips!
A good place to help you make your first million.
https://www.kapitall.com/ Biography Information
Learn about somebody famous today!
http://www.top-biography.com/ Biography Information
You might find your explorer hiding here.
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/biographies/explorers.html Enchanted Learning
This is a great site to find information for your explorer report and so much more.
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/ Word Clouds With Shapes
It is like Wordle, but better.
Go ahead and create something cool!
http://www.kerpoof.com/ AAA Math
If you practice your skills with this website you might just get an AAA in math.
http://www.321know.com/grade5.htm Math Playground
This site is loaded with educational videos and games to teach you the basics of math. Enjoy your new playground!
http://mathplayground.com/ Math Snacks
You are one click away from funny math videos that teach a variety of topics.
http://mathsnacks.org/ Math is Fun!
What! You don't believe me? Try it yourself. Math is fun if you give it a chance.
http://mathisfun.com/ AviaryLet your creativity run wild!Login: carmelriverPassword: waves http://advanced.aviary.com/ World Atlas
Maps on paper are so last millennium.
http://www.harcourtschool.com/hss/HSP_Atlas/norm_htm/world.htm State Information
Click on the name of your state on the left hand side of this page to unlock its secrets.
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm Net State
This site contains excellent state information.
http://www.netstate.com/states/ State Information Did I hear you saying you were doing a state report? Well, here is a lot of great information on all the 50 states. http://www.50states.com/ Stately Knowledge Are you looking for good information about your state? Look here. http://www.ipl.org/div/stateknow/index.html State Information Please
Here is a great link for information about your state.
http://www.infoplease.com/states.html State Data Here is a great link to get some precise data on your state. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/ Music Jam
Want to make some music? Put on your headphones and check this out!
http://www.jamstudio.com/Studio/index.htm Rhyme Time Use this online dictionary to help you write poems that rhyme. http://www.rhymer.com/ Bloxorz
If you have time to play a game, you might as well play this one.
http://www.bloxorzgame.com/ Free Audio Books
Load up your ipod with some great stories for free!
Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can print them out, or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with your friends.
http://www.wordle.net Bibliography Formatting
This great little website helps you check that you have formatted your bibliography correctly. All you need is the book's ISBN number.
http://ottobib.com/ FunBrain.com Can educational games be fun? You be the judge. http://www.funbrain.com Educational Games
This one page contains dozens of great student lessons and games.
http://www.abcya.com/ State Flags
Read about its history and print your state's flag here.
http://www.netstate.com/state_flags.htm State Maps
Find and print your state map here.
http://www.freeworldmaps.net/northamerica/united-states/map.html California Treasures Reading Anthology Macmillan/McGraw-Hill
Explore your anthology online. Try the spelling and vocabulary games. Check out the story summaries and other resources.
http://treasures.macmillanmh.com/california/students/grade5/book1 Top 100 Educational Websites
This pages contains no less than 100 of the best educational websites on the internet. Let me know which one is your favorite.