Cool Sites – August 7, 2013

Posted on Aug 4 2013 in Cool Sites by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Church History for Kids: Heroes of the Faith
3.2 Thrifty Ideas: 50 Ways to Save Money
3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: ABC Fast Phonics
3.4 Math: Free Printable Sudoku Puzzles
3.5 Homeschool and Homemaking: Donna Young’s Printables
3.6 English: 100 Most Often Misspelled Words
3.7 History: The Library of Congress American Memory Collections

 

3.1 Christian Resources: Church History for Kids: Heroes of the Faith

Read the short stories about heroes of the Christian faith such as Adoniram Judson, John Bunyan, Ida Scudder, and many more and then ask or discuss the questions at the end of the stories.

www.christianity.com/church/church-history/church-history-for-kids

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3.2 Thrifty Ideas: 50 Ways to Save Money

This blog post presents 50 general tips on how to be frugal, in addition to separate groups for groceries, household, personal, and entertainment. There are a few links to other posts too.

http://kidsactivitiesblog.com/save-money

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3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: ABC Fast Phonics

Here are some free, interactive phonics exercises that cover a bit of the basics.

http://abcfastphonics.com

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3.4 Math: Free Printable Sudoku Puzzles

Find hundreds of Sudoku puzzles in easy, medium, and hard difficulty levels.

www.puzzles.ca/sudoku.html

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3.5 Homeschool and Homemaking: Donna Young’s Printables

“DonnaYoung.org Printables and Resources for Home, Home School, and Classrooms” should be bookmarked in everyone’s computer. The variety of free printable forms ensures something for everyone. Even non-homeschoolers will find useful forms related to the home. Spread the word!

http://donnayoung.org/index.htm

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3.6 English: 100 Most Often Misspelled Words

Challenge yourselves (parents included) and see how you do with this list of commonly misspelled words–and learn the correct spelling. It’s part of your “one-time-only” first impression in writing.

http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/spelling-and-word-lists/misspelled.html

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3.7 History: The Library of Congress American Memory Collections

Browse the American Memory Historical Collections from the Library of Congress. View historical images, maps, sound recordings, manuscripts, motion pictures, and more. Primary sources are important!

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/browse/index.html

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