Here is a list of recommended websites and apps for kindergarten students.
Iowa Core- Kindergarten Curriculum: https://iowacore.gov/iowa-core/grade/k
https://pbskids.org/– educational games, videos, and activities in the areas of math and literacy with familiar T.V. characters.
https://www.abcya.com/– children can listen to short stories read aloud to them as they follow along with the highlighted text. ABCya! has a variety of educational games in addition to the featured stories. Free resources and materials are available for grades K through 5.
https://www.storylineonline.net/– authors and actors reading aloud children’s books.
http://ngexplorer.cengage.com/ngyoungexplorere/index.html- National Geographic Young Explorers is a magazine designed specifically for kindergarten and first grade students. Children can listen to the magazine being read to them as they follow along with the highlighted text. It is a great way to bring interesting non-fiction stories into reading center time.
https://www.youtube.com/user/JackHartmann – phonics and math videos
Links to the Iowa Coree:
Social Studies: https://iowacore.gov/iowa-core/grade/k/social-studies
21st Century Skills: https://iowacore.gov/iowa-core/grade/k/21st-century-skills
Books Read Aloud:
FarFaria Storybooks– Library of Children’s Books and Read Along: FarFaria offers thousands of picture books and new stories every week, so it’s easy for parents and tons of fun for kids.
Rhyming Bee– learn to recognize rhyming words, and sort them by sound.
Touch and Learn – ABC Alphabet and 123 Numbers– learn to identify the names of letters and numbers.
Little Match-ups– alphabet letter and phonics matching game.
Math iPad Apps:
Virtual Math Manipulatives Website (free)
Math Bingo (free)
Count Sort (free)
Ten Frame Fill (free)
Domino Addition (costs)
Friends of Ten (costs)
Little Writer- is a kid friendly and a super fun app where your child will learn how to form their letters correctly by using their finger to trace letters. (costs)
Handwriting Without Tears- children learn and practice correct formation habits for writing capitals, numerals and lowercase letters. (costs)