Student Links


Student Links

NISD Student Connection provides students with access to curriculum, online resources, and other important information

Search Engines

netTrekker sites are organized by readability level
Yahoo! Kids
CyberSleuth Kids

Library Tools

NISD Library Catalog- iBistro  
NISD Online Databases World Book Encyclopedia Online - Kids
Order in the Library World Book Encyclopedia Online - Student

Math Links

Arcademic Skill Builders learn your math facts by playing arcade math games
Mr. Nussbaum's Math Lab
Mr. Nussbaum's Math Games
Kids Numbers
Illuminations- Math Activities
Math Dictionary for Kids
Riverdeep (available on campus)
Think Central
Think Through Math

Primary Sites

Addition Game Currency Value
Base 10 Fish Count
Clock Game Little People - Shapes
Complete the Pattern Numbers Game

Intermediate Sites

A+ Math improve your math skills
Math Playground math skills, manipulatives, logic games Virtual Manipulatives
Fun For the Brain - Division Games  

Language Arts & Reading Links Bio Cube
Scholastic Kids
Spelling City practice your spelling list with Teach Me, Test Me, and Play a Game sections

Science Links

Chain Reaction learn more about food chains
PBS Kids - Sid the Science Kid
National Geographic Kids (great resource for animals)
Science TAKS Blitz
Tom Snyder Productions Songs & Lyrics from each Science Court Episode

Rotation Links
Computer Activities for Kinder & 1st Grade Students
ABCYa! Kindergarten Computer Games (learn the alphabet, mouse manipulation, counting)

Typing Sites

Super Hyper Spider Typer game to practice typing
Dance Mat Typing

Mouse Exercises

Drawing with the Mouse
Mouse Exercises
Mouse Skills
Pop the Bubble Wrap
Online Coloring- click on a word to start coloring

Reference Tools

Citation Machine
Cyberbee copyright
Enchanted Learning
Historic Images New York Public Library provides historic maps, photos, posters, and more
KidSpace at the Internet Public Library
National Geographic Map Machine
OneLook Dictionary Search
Visual Dictionary

Other Interesting Links

Academic Skill Builders educational games to help you build your skills
BrainPOP Jr.
Crickweb educational and fun games
Educational Games Sheppard Software (Math, Science, Brain Games, etc.)
Fun Brain
Gamequarium The site that swims with learning fun
Kids Know It
PBS Kids games and videos
Slime Kids School Library Media Kids

Parent Links

Alliance for a Healthier Generation
FREE Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
Internet Safety Texas Education Agency
National Education Association
PBS Kids Island Your preschooler can play reading games. You can track his/her progress and find fun reading activities to do!
Scholastic for Parents
STAAR Information on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness
The Safe Side Resources for families and schools that teach Kids to make smart decisions
Texas Summer Success Toolkits