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Children, Parents & Teachers | Children | Parents & Teachers

 

Sites of interest to children, parents & teachers:

http://www.screenit.com
Want to know more about that film your children want to see? You will find a wealth of information about a given film – or video at this site!

http://www.parentstv.org
The Parents Television Council analyzes television shows and rates them. It also gives short descriptions for most shows, explaining the content parents might find offensive.

http://www.schoolnotes.com
Enter your zip code and look for notes from your child's teachers. Some Plainville teachers have a site here.

http://www.bigchalk.com
Resources for students, teachers and parents with an especially useful Home Work help section.

http://www.scholastic.com
Scholastic has provided resources, including activities and curriculum, for children, parents and teachers.

http://www.crayola.com
Resources for families and teachers from Crayola.

http://www.personal.engin.umich.edu/
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101 Activities To Do With Your Toddler

http://www.familyeducation.com/home/
Parenting information, crafts and activities - a web site with something interesting for every family member.

http://www.familyeducation.com/home/
Devoted entirely to the unique learning needs of K-12 students, parents, and teachers.

http://www.ideabox.com
This site has a focus on preschool activities.

http://www.animaland.org
Activities and information for children and their pets.


Web sites of special interest to children:

http://www.eduplace.com/kids
A section of the Houghton Mifflin Education site with games and activities for school age children.

http://www.randomhouse.com/kids/
Look for the interactive sites about Arthur, Berenstain Bears, Dragon Tales, Sesame Workshop, Seussville and more

http://www.candlelightstories.com/
Includes children's stories on line.

http://www.funbrain.com/
Games that challenge as well as provide fun.

http://www.yahooligans.com
Children’s activities designed by the Yahoo


Sites of particular interest to parents and teachers:

http://www.parenting.com
Parenting information with a focus on the early years.

http://www.patnc.org
Parents As Teachers page links to developmental information and activities for children up to three years.

http://www.zerotothree.org
Zero to Three provides articles and research about child development for parents and child care professionals

http://www.iamyourchild.org
Parenting information and resources.

http://www.positiveparenting.com
Positive Parenting provides resources for parenting strategies and information.

http://www.npin.org
National Parenting Information Network provides parenting articles and information

http://www.frca.org
Family Support America provides information on family support issues.

http://www.nsaca.org
National School Age Child Care Alliance (NSACA) provides information on professional development for child care providers and on public policy for school age child care

http://www.naeyc.org
National Association for the Education of Young Children provides a searchable index of NAEYC Accredited child care programs for each state.

http://www.connectforkids.org
Data base of research and articles on children's issues.

http://www.ncpie.org
The National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education (NCPIE) is dedicated to developing effective family/school partnerships in schools throughout America.

http://www.parentsanonymous.org
Parents Anonymous provides parenting tips and locations of support groups.

http://www.pta.org/programs/pfistand.htm
The National Standards for Parent/Family Involvement Programs developed by the National PTA in cooperation with education and parent involvement professionals through the National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education (NCPIE).

 

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