Links to help you with your MAP goals
NWEA Reading Strands Websites
Word Meaning and Context
http://www.wordcentral.com/games.html - Word games, and more from Merriam Webster
http://superkids.com/aweb/tools/logic/ - Matching words, word scrambler, hangman, and other fun games
http://home.earthlink.net/%7Eeslstudent/read/readdo1.html#uvic– Reading passages and exercises for all lexile levels (2nd – 5th grade)
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/330/reading/index.htm- Reading passages and exercises for lexile level 330 (ending 2nd – beginning 3rd grade)
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/courses/elc/studyzone/- Reading passages with various comprehension and grammar activities for lexile levels 220 – 570 (2nd – 3rd grade)
http://www.quia.com/mc/94601.html - Cause and effect games
http://kids.mysterynet.com/ - Solve several online mysteries
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity_collections_preview/predict_outcomes/3_predict.html Practice making predictions while you read
Evaluate and Extend Text
http://www.secretsatsea.org/- Go on an ocean-themed adventure story
Other Ways to Help Your Child with Reading
Reading Resources - click on this site for help by RIT score
ReadWriteThink, sponsored by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English is an excellent site with resources organized by grade level, resource type, learning objective, or theme. If you search through their interactive resources for students, each is linked to multiple lessons to introduce the concept needed before students practice skills
NWEA Math Strands Websites
Practice adding fractions
Practice story problems created by kids!
Select “medium”. Also click on the American flag. The amount of money you owe will be in green at the top, called “Amount of sale”. The amount you paid will be in green at the top called, “Amount Paid”. How many of each coin or bill will you get back as change? Click “Go”.
Practice counting money
Click on Grades 3-5, Number and Process, then Circle 21. Solve a puzzle involving adding positive and negative integers to sum to twenty one.
Mathematics Statistics and Probability
Practice creating graphs
Practice playing dice games
Practice reading pictographs
Mathematics Algebraic Concepts
Practice using patterns
Practice input/output machines
Practice addition problems
Practice subtraction problems
Print addition, subtraction, multiplication and division fact family cards
Practice using polygons
Practice with geometry shapes
Practice using angles, lines and graphs
Practice sorting polygons
Practice sorting triangles
Practice dividing symmetrical objects
Click on Grades 3-5, Geometry, then Tangrams. Use all seven Chinese puzzle pieces to make shapes and solve problems.
Practice finding perimeter
Practice telling time
Practice reading a ruler
Practice reading a calendar
http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/MeasuringTools/default.htm - Practice choosing correct measurement
Practice estimating counting, length and area. Select Random, Difficulty 1 and Almost Perfect.
Math Resources - click on this site for help by RIT score.
Kahn Academy - This pdf document lists the RIT scores and standards in math for each and links to the Kahn Academy webpage for the specific area selected. Kahn Academy also has links for Social Studies and some grammar items.
2nd - 5th Grade
6th - 8th Grade