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St. Catherine of Siena Technology
Interesting Web Sites

Just for Fun


Toy Creator
Bless This Chick
The Hero Factory
Build Your Wildself
Charlie Bone Puzzle
Hangman Game
Free Rice
State Tetris
Periodic Table Tetris
Graffiti Creator
My Story Maker
Seussville Story Maker
Wordle
Word It Out
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Carve your own





Create a Gingerbread Man



Animation


Go Animate - create your own animations
Xtra Normal - created an animated movie
Zimmer Twins create simple animated stories ----

Avatars


Mii - Create a Mii Avatar
Wii Avatar
Trek Yourself - create an animated avatar usng your photo as a Trek Character
Minimize Me
Manga Avatar


Browsers





Today in History


History.com
NY Times on this day
Brainyhistory.com


Education Games


Arcademic
Skillbuilders - Online Educational Games
Interactive Games - varying topics
Mr. Nussbaum - activities in a variety of areas in math, language arts, science and social studies for all levels
Dositey - 3-4 math and language arts games
National Geographic - Games, check out GeoSpy
Kaboose Funschool - Games
Interactive Games - varying topics
KidPort - Games and Homework Help by grade and subject
Primary Games - games, coloring pages, interactive e-books, holiday activities, musical postcards, crafts, and more!


K-2


Big Green Rabbit - games for younger students
Starfall - learn-to-read website
Elmo´s Keyboard-o-Rama - press any key to learn location of the keys on your keyboard
ABCya- fix the broken keyboard by dragging the letters to the right place
Mouse & Keyboard Games
Interactive Games - varying topics
Dositey - K-2 math and language arts games
KidPort - Games and Homework Help by grade and subject
Primary Games - games, coloring pages, interactive e-books, holiday activities, musical postcards, crafts, and more!


Math


Algebra Basics-
Math Dictionary for Kids - animated, simple language
Math Glossary
IXL - Math practice site
Math Problem Solving Videos
Math Playground


Geometry Help


Geometry Workshop - You do not have to register, Click MAYBE LATER.
Math.com
Shodor Interactive
Video demonstrating how to use a compass to construct two congruent angles
MathsNet.com Interactive Construction
Reality Education Publication “I Don’t Get It!” The Middle School Math Dictionary and Instruction Manual on Geometry


Science


GeoEye-1 - The satellite’s cameras can image items 16 inches across, but cannot sell these detailed images. They will be working with google, for google maps and google earth, using images about 20 inches across.
Try Science - investigate, discover, and try science yourself
Planet Science - creative and fun approaches to science
Periodic Table Tetris
Periodic Table - interactive
Periodic Table - more detailed information
Foss Web - K-2 , interactive science
Foss Web - 3-6, interactive science
Foss Web - Middle School, interactive science
Kid´s Planet - Animal Fact Sheets
The Wild Classroom - video explorations


Solar System

Welcome to the Planets Information about each of the planetsThe Planets Updated information about the accepted planets
Kids Astronomy
Exploring the Planets Images and facts about the planets
The Planets Short list of facts about each planet
Star Child Planets NASA site with facts about the planets
NASA covers current space exploration missions as well as giving general information about space exploration
NSSDC Site planetary fact sheets


Civil War


Flags
Confederate Flags
Enchanted Learning Civil War Flags
Museum Exhibits Civil War Flags


Social Studies


Smithsonian Education - explore, discover, learn
Video and Photographs of US History
World Fact Book 2007
Histroy of Computers
You Tube - How we elect a president


Keyboarding


Keybr - interactive Keyboarding site
Typing Web - This website will ask you to log in but you do not have to
Tying Expert
Dance Mat Typing - an introduction to touch typing for children
Learn to Type with Katie - learn to type for children
Typing Lessons - simple but cool typing lesson, no registration
Typing Test - quick and easy typing speed test

typingstudy.com
typingweb.com
freeonlinetypinggames.com
alfatyping.com
artypist.com
goodtyping.com
touchtypingschool.com
freetyping.eu
lecturel.com/clavier/english-version.php
software-giant.com
Learn2Type.com
Oekosoft Touch Typing Trainer
10-fast-fingers.com
typeonline.co.uk
uglytyping.goingup.us/uglytyping.htm
dvorak.gruevy.com
typingmaster.com/.../bubbles.asp
harald.ist.org/?invaders

Speed Typing
typingcup.com
atypingtest.com
typingtest.com
play.typeracer.com
typingspeedtest.org
typing-test.playwithyourmind.com
awpm.co.uk
keyhero.com
lecturel.com/clavier/words-per-minute.php
scattermall.com
typingcertification.com
supertypingwizard.com


Create a Comic Strip


Pikikids - create your own comic strip, using your own photos
Toon Doo
Make Beliefs Comix - simple 2,3, or 4 panel comic creator
Chemistry Elements Comics - Click on an element to see a list of comic book pages involving that element


Twitter


Twitter Expained
Twitter in the News


Copyright


Fuse Copyright
Creative Commons Learn More
St Michaels Copyright page
St. Michaels CCC
Copyright Kids
Fair Use, Stanford U
Plagiarism vs Copyright
Copyright Site


Homework Help


HippoCampus - multimedia lessons and course materials
Noodle Tool Free MLA Citations


Multimedia links


Music

Jam Studio
Free Play Music
Jamendo
The FreeSound Project sound effects
Incredibox

Photos

Free Stock Photos
Gimp Savvy images from NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Pics4Learning.com
Flickr: Creative Commons
eefoto.com

Video

Flixtime
Animoto

Free Online Design Tools

image editor
vectors
audio
patterns
colors
image cropping
screen capture
Photoshop Online
Picnik
Fotoflexer
Flauntr


ClipArt


Awesome Clipart for Kids & Educators
Classroom Clipart
School Clip Art
Discovery School Clip Art Gallery


Online Drawing


Sumo Paint
Dreezle - a simple drawing tool
Wii Playable Drawing
Sketchpad

Links to free for use sites


Springfield Township High Copyright Friendly Images and more
Wikipedia Public Domain Image Resources links separated by category
NC Wise Owl - Links to many free to use sites
Teacher Tap
CopyrightfriendlyResources from Project Look Sharp
SURWEB.org
Educational Technology Clearinghouse
Karen's Whimsey
Royalty Free Media links





Safe Search Engines


Yahooligans - searchable directory of Internet sites that are kid-friendly
Ask for Kids - newly redesigned, check it out
Fact Monster - homework help and facts on thousands of subjects, contains almanacs, an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas and much more.
Kids Click - web search for kids by librarians
Good Search - raise money for St. Catherine just by searching
**iknowthat.com**


8th Grade Skills Test


Download NCDesk

David Berry Activity Page - Listing of many sites
Gaston County
Catawba County Schools
West Millbrook Schools
Randolph County Schools
Cumberland County Practice Quiz
Cumberland County Test Resources
Burke County Practice
Lee County Computer Skills
Green County Test Practice
Geeky Teacher" Test Practice
NC Desk Online Practice Activities
Rutherford County
Gentry Middle School Great Review
Jefferson Middle School Practice
Winston Salem Forsyth Schools