• ThuMar21 7th & 8th Grade Musical Production 7:00 PMFHS Auditorium
    • FriMar22 7th & 8th Grade Musical Production 7:00 PMFHS Auditorium
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Helpful Websites for Families

 

Family Resources from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Helping children succeed in math

Helping with homework

Math education today

http://www.nctm.org/resources/families.aspx

 

 

Helping with Math homework

Questions to ask when helping with math homework, from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

http://www.figurethis.org/fc/family_corner_homework.htm

 

 

Math games

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - suggestions of games to play over school breaks.

http://www.nctm.org/resources/content.aspx?id=23220

 

 

Estimation 180

http://www.estimation180.com/

 

 

Parent Power - Build the Bridge to Success

http://www2.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/parentpower/booklet.pdf

 

 

Title I Program information at ED.gov

Describes the purpose of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, the foundation of the Title I program

http://www2.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/esea02/pg1.html

 

 

Title I Program information at the Minnesota Department of Education

Describes the purpose of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, the foundation of the Title I program and how it is implemented in Minnesota.

 

 

Minnesota Parent Center

Describes the purpose and activities of a Title I school

http://www.pacer.org/mpc/pdf/MPC61.pdf

 

Everyday Mathematics at Home

Information about and resources to support the district's K-6 mathematics curriculum

http://everydaymath.uchicago.edu/parents/

 

 

A Worksheet for Math-Phobic Parents

Wall Street Journal article

http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10000872396390444914904577615690632669590

 

 

ED.gov - Math resources

Activities for working with children at home  

http://www2.ed.gov/parents/academic/help/math/part_pg5.html#p5

 

 

Greg Tang Math

http://www.gregtang.com/p/blog-page.html

 

 

Jim Trelease

The website of read aloud expert, Jim Trelease.  Contains helpful hints for reading aloud, articles, and book lists.

http://www.trelease-on-reading.com/

 

 

Fun School

Games for Reading, Math, and Science.  The site has ideas for crafts and family activities.

http://funschool.kaboose.com/parent-teacher/index.html

 

 

Fun Brain

Games for Math and Reading.

http://www.funbrain.com/

 

 

Anoka County Library

Book lists, storytimes, links to other websites for young children, teens, and families.

http://www.anoka.lib.mn.us/

 

Scholastic

Helpful articles for adults, and activities for children.  The Book Wizard is a nice tool for finding books of interest.

http://www.scholastic.com/parents/

 

 

Starfall

A site with free games for practicing letters and letter sounds, and more

http://www.starfall.com/

 

 

PBS Kids

Games and activities for reading, spelling, and math

http://pbskids.org/

 

 

Reading Rockets Resources for Parents and Families

Information about ways to support learning at home.

http://www.readingrockets.org/audience/parents/


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