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Tool #111: Game Goo

Type:  Educational Games

Teacher:  Lower Level (Reading)

Student Use:  Reinforce beginning reading concepts

Game Goo is home to educational games that give students practice with the beginning reading concepts.  The game that I played had audio that sounded out the word as I typed.  Kewl!  Based on educational state reading standards.  


June 29, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , | Leave a comment

Tool #108: XP Math

Type:  Math games and math resources

Teacher:  Middle/Upper Level (Mathematics)

Student Use:  Practice math skills, compete online in math games

XP Math is a collection of math games for operations, algebra, geometry, measurement and probability.  Student’s game scores are compared to other online players and a champion list is included. 


June 24, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , | Leave a comment

Tool #96: Planet Science

Type:  Interactive Science Activities

Teacher:  Lower/Middle Level (Science, Health)

Student Use:  Review science concepts, Explore science concepts

Planet Science is an extensive resource for students, teachers and parents to enhance scientific understanding.  Games, quizzes, experiments, library … students will not be bored with this site.  Thanks to Richard Bryne and his site, Free Technology for Teachers, for sharing this resource. 


May 26, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment