Calgary Board of Education

 
Student Links

Places To Start

Ask for Kids

Ask Jeeves a question and he will try to find an answer.

KidsClick

A web search for kids created by librarians.

Yahooligans

A web guide for kids.

KidsConnect

Web sites teacher-librarians have found most helpful for K-12 students.

Fact Monster

From the people at "infoplease.com".

Awesome Library for Kids

Organizes the Web with 14,000 carefully reviewed resources.

Looksmart's Kids Directory

The Kids Directory is a listing of over 20,000 kid friendly websites that were hand picked by employees of Looksmart subsidiary Net Nanny and vetted for quality.

Google

An extremely easy to use search engine. 

Dogpile All the best search engines piled into one.

Ivy’s Search Engines for Kids

Here you will find search forms for the major Internet search engines for kids.

Alberta Reference Links

Learn Alberta’s Online Reference Centre

This site offers Kindergarten to Grade 12 teachers, students and their parents access to online resources including Electric Library Canada Plus, Electric Library Canada Elementary, SIRS Discoverer, Grolier Online, World Book Online and Canadian Encyclopedia.

Learn Alberta

Learning resources for Alberta’s Kindergarten to Grade 12 community

Alberta Source

The Alberta online encyclopedia. An entry-point into a variety of websites on the province's historical, natural and cultural heritage.

Service Alberta

Government of Alberta information and services.

Experience Alberta's History Visit Alberta's provincial historic sites and museums

Kids Love 2Learn Netsteps

Web sites teachers have found helpful for Alberta students.

Curriculum Related Links

ALBERTA CURRICULUM LINKS

Alberta Curriculum

Links to websites related to the Alberta curriculum.

ART

Crayola

 Arts and craft activities

Virtual Museum of Canada Discover the many stories and treasures held in trust by Canada's museums.

LANGUAGE ARTS 

Wired For Words

Wired for Words is an online book club providing young avid readers with a place to get some advice on best-reads! It is also a place where readers can share information about what books they recommend or read the reviews sent in by other readers.

Rocky Mountain Book Award

Invites students and educators to participate in a readers' choice program. This program is designed to stimulate the reading interests of students in grades 4 - 7. The Rocky Mountain Book Award is an Alberta based program designed to connect young readers with exemplary Canadian literature.

Starfall Learn to Read

Where kids can have fun learning to read!

MATH

Virtual Manipulatives for Interactive Math

Interactive manipulative math activities

Cool Math

An amusement park of math designed for fun!

Fun Brain

Developed by Pearson Education

Math.com

A fun way to learn math.

Multiplication.com Interactive multiplication games
   

SCIENCE

Flight

Grade 6 -Learn about the principles of flight from the Aeronautics Learning Laboratory

Flight

Grade 6-Learn about the dynamics of flight from the experts at NASA

Wonderville 

Explore the town of Wonderville (created by The Alberta Science Foundation)

Environment Canada Grade 5-Weather
Enerbuddies Grade 4 & 5-Petroleum and Electricity in Alberta

Science Clips

Learn about some fun science activities

SOCIAL STUDIES

The Mavericks

The Glenbow Museum’s online exhibit on the “mavericks” of Alberta

Google Earth

Gives satellite overviews of the earth’s surface.