ReadWriteThink (NCTE and the International Reading Association): reading and English language arts instruction
Parent & Afterschool Resources
ArtsEdge (John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts): arts
EconEdLink (Council for Economic Education): economics
Personal Finance: You’re Going to College
EDSITEment (National Endowment for the Humanities): humanities (including history, social studies, literature and language arts, foreign language, arts and culture)
The Pyramids (http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/pyramids/story/main.html —a link from the Edsitement lesson “Egypt’s Pyramids: Monuments with a Message” at http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=418#LESSON1 )
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics): math
* Literacy Network (National Center for Family Literacy and ProLiteracy): literacy instruction tools
Literacy House – explore to see how simple it is to help your child learn through daily activities using everyday household items.
* Science NetLinks (American Association for the Advancement of Science): science and technology Sample Resource – Bring more hands-on science to kids afterschool with this collection of experiments, online activities, videos and podcasts.
* Smithsonian’s History Explorer (Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History): history Sample Resource
OurStory: American History Stories and Activities You Can Do Together!
* Xpeditions (National Geographic Society): geography Sample Resource
National Geographic Xpeditions Atlas