Cool Sites – October 23, 2013

Posted on Oct 19 2013 in Cool Sites by admin

3.1 Christian Resources: Free Rose eCharts
3.2 Thrifty Ideas: Feed the Pig – Savings Advice
3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Preschool Toolbox
3.4 Math: GeoGebra
3.5 Geography: Israel Video Network
3.6 Arts and Crafts: Fall Sensory Play – 45 Ideas!
3.7 History: Reformation Day – October 31

 

3.1 Christian Resources: Free Rose eCharts

Sign up for free Bible eCharts sent to your inbox weekly by Rose Bible Publishing. Printed up, they fit nicely in your Bible to keep handy, or store the files on your computer for study.

www.rose-publishing.com/Assets/ClientPages/echart.aspx

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3.2 Thrifty Ideas: Feed the Pig – Savings Advice

Learn the why and how of savings with help from Financial Literacy–it’s even fun! There are videos, a free weekly tip, various calculators, articles, archived tips, and podcasts.

http://feedthepig.org

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3.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Preschool Toolbox

See the printable fall play dough math mats (five kinds) and other resources the site offers. Lots of possibilities for extension activities will come to mind with these ideas as springboards.

http://thepreschooltoolboxblog.com/?p=3966

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3.4 Math: GeoGebra

On GeoGebra’s homepage, look through “About,” “Download,” “Community,” and “Materials” when you visit. If you like what you see, consider downloading the free GeoGebra app to use the 4,400 learning activities offered. You’ll find interactive geometry, algebra, statistics, and calculus software. Check the “Featured Materials” to see the newest materials, look over the “Best Worksheets” and the popular tags. Use the Community area to ask questions and share resources.

www.geogebra.org/cms/en

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3.5 Geography: Israel Video Network

See a variety of gorgeous videos that showcase the unique beauty of the home God gave to His chosen people. Some videos touch on biblical topics–one demonstrated carrying the Ark of the Covenant.

www.israelvideonetwork.com/category/jerusalem

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3.6 Arts and Crafts: Fall Sensory Play – 45 Ideas!

This UK website has loads of sensory play suggestions. You are sure to find some that appeal to you! Some activities reflect the large South Asian community in Great Britain, their culture and religion; families will need to select ones they deem appropriate for their own use.

http://nurturestore.co.uk/fall-sensory-play-activities

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3.7 History: Reformation Day – October 31

Find links to activities and information on Martin Luther.

www.teacherhelp.org/holidays4.htm#reformation

Here are many of Luther’s written works online, as well as his hymns and a biography. The theology expressed is obviously Lutheran. Not all links will be suitable.

www.iclnet.org/pub/resources/text/wittenberg/wittenberg-luther.html

www.theholidayzone.com/reformation/index.html

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