Mrs. Styrczula

Fourth Grade

Room 1

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Disclaimer

Some web pages may provide links to other Internet pages created and maintained by other organizations.  Links are only for the convenience of website users and we are not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, nor do we endorse or guarantee the services or information offered at the these sites.  It is the parents/guardians responsibility to supervise their children while surfing the world wide web.

Other Cool Sites
Wonderopolis: Have you ever wondered about something? Wonderopolis answers all kinds of questions about interesting things.

Fact Monster: Great Site! A good one to surf around. Every time I look at it, I find something new!

ISAT Practice Tests: Here you can check out practice ISAT problems and work through them interactively.

Study Jams by Scholastic: This site has Math & Science tutorials on a variety of topics!

Puzzle Maker: This site allows you to make many different kinds of puzzles.

Other Cool Sites

Wonderopolis: Have you ever wondered about something? Wonderopolis answers all kinds of questions about interesting things.


Fact Monster: Great Site! A good one to surf around. Every time I look at it, I find something new!


ISAT Practice Tests: Here you can check out practice ISAT problems and work through them interactively.


Study Jams by Scholastic: This site has Math & Science tutorials on a variety of topics!


Puzzle Maker: This site allows you to make many different kinds of puzzles.

General Science Sites
Science Textbook - Here is the link to our online textbook and resources. 

Recycling Website - Click here to learn more about garbage and recycling in Will County.

Ology - A great site with lots of science information brought to you by the American Museum of Natural History!

National Geographic Explorer - Find out even more information about the articles in our magazines each month. 

Science Bob: Lots of cool science experiments to do at home. (Ask a parent for help!)

General Science Sites

Science Textbook - Here is the link to our online textbook and resources.


Recycling Website - Click here to learn more about garbage and recycling in Will County.


Ology - A great site with lots of science information brought to you by the American Museum of Natural History!


National Geographic Explorer - Find out even more information about the articles in our magazines each month.


Science Bob: Lots of cool science experiments to do at home. (Ask a parent for help!)

**PARCC LINKS**
New! PARCC Practice Tests: These links allow your child to take practice RLA and math tests. 
RLA Test 1
RLA Test 2
Math Test 1
Math Test 2

Understand the Score: Here is a website that will help you to understand your child’s score better.

**PARCC LINKS**

New! PARCC Practice Tests: These links allow your child to take practice RLA and math tests.

RLA Test 1

RLA Test 2

Math Test 1

Math Test 2


Understand the Score: Here is a website that will help you to understand your child’s score better.

QUESTION CORNER
Do you have a question about the Book Report Project? Email it to me, and I will answer it here. Thanks!

Q: Can my child type their written work and glue it to the poster paper?
A: Yes! I think this is a great way to be sure that the work is done neatly. However, writing it out is also great!

Q: Can my child draw their pictures on a separate paper and glue it to the project?
A: Sure! I don’t mind if they do it this way, but their artwork must be original.

QUESTION CORNER

Do you have a question about the Book Report Project? Email it to me, and I will answer it here. Thanks!


Q: Can my child type their written work and glue it to the poster paper?

A: Yes! I think this is a great way to be sure that the work is done neatly. However, writing it out is also great!


Q: Can my child draw their pictures on a separate paper and glue it to the project?

A: Sure! I don’t mind if they do it this way, but their artwork must be original.

General Math Sites
These sites can be used throughout the year and offer information on a variety of topics.

BrainPOP Math: A bunch of fun math games to practice all kinds of math concepts! 

Number Nut: This website offers TONS of math content on a variety of topics. Having trouble with a certain topic. Check it out here!

Arcademic Skill Builders: This website offers fun arcade type games for a variety of subject areas. It’s great for basic math fact practice, but also includes grammar concepts as well. 

Chili Math: This website is specifically aimed towards helping students understand algebra. The Introductory Algebra sections has a lot of great information for beginning algebra concepts. Check it out!

Math Fact Flashcards: This site allows you to practice using online flashcards in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. You can use them to practice for our quarterly benchmarks!

Figure This: This site has math challenges that families can work on together! Check them out!!

IXL: Another math site with TONS of activities on a variety of topics!

Digit Whiz: A fun site for students to practice math concepts through games. 

EngageNY Homework Helper: Click the link to find a helper page for each lesson in Module 3 of the EngageNY program. Homework_Helper-Grade_4_Module_3.pdf

General Math Sites

These sites can be used throughout the year and offer information on a variety of topics.


BrainPOP Math: A bunch of fun math games to practice all kinds of math concepts!


Number Nut: This website offers TONS of math content on a variety of topics. Having trouble with a certain topic. Check it out here!


Arcademic Skill Builders: This website offers fun arcade type games for a variety of subject areas. It’s great for basic math fact practice, but also includes grammar concepts as well.


Chili Math: This website is specifically aimed towards helping students understand algebra. The Introductory Algebra sections has a lot of great information for beginning algebra concepts. Check it out!


Math Fact Flashcards: This site allows you to practice using online flashcards in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. You can use them to practice for our quarterly benchmarks!


Figure This: This site has math challenges that families can work on together! Check them out!!


IXL: Another math site with TONS of activities on a variety of topics!


Digit Whiz: A fun site for students to practice math concepts through games.


EngageNY Homework Helper: Click the link to find a helper page for each lesson in Module 3 of the EngageNY program. Homework_Helper-Grade_4_Module_3.pdf

MAKES YOU THINK!
Here are some websites with activities that make you think! These are called Logic Games. 

WhizzBall: Students can create or solve puzzles that include a variety of obstacles. Similar to mouse trap only digital!!

Grow Games: In grow games you need to figure out in what order to add things to make the environment grow. 

Daily Soduko: This site offers logical thinking practice with a daily soduko puzzle. These puzzles are a great way to stretch you brain!

MAKES YOU THINK!

Here are some websites with activities that make you think! These are called Logic Games.


WhizzBall: Students can create or solve puzzles that include a variety of obstacles. Similar to mouse trap only digital!!


Grow Games: In grow games you need to figure out in what order to add things to make the environment grow.


Daily Soduko: This site offers logical thinking practice with a daily soduko puzzle. These puzzles are a great way to stretch you brain!

General Reading/LA Sites

Summer Reading List - This is a link to the most current summer reading list. This list is created each year by students. Check out books that they enjoyed!

Lexiles for Families: This site has great information about lexile scores. These are found on your child’s ISAT results from the most recent test.

Lexile Book Search: Use this link to search for books in your child’s Lexile range!

Guys Read: Great for getting boys excited about reading and finding interesting books!

Read, Write, Think: This site has great graphic organizers that students can use to visualize their thinking!

Harcourt Activities: Here is where you will find some great activities for Reading and Grammar skills, plus more! 

Tumble Books: Here are many picture books that students can read along with.

Poetry Writing: This website has information on how to write different types of poetry.

Storyline Online: This website has famous authors or actors reading popular picture books aloud. 

Free Rice: This website allows vocabulary practice as the students own pace. (There are ads on this site.)

General Reading/LA Sites


Summer Reading List - This is a link to the most current summer reading list. This list is created each year by students. Check out books that they enjoyed!


Lexiles for Families: This site has great information about lexile scores. These are found on your child’s ISAT results from the most recent test.


Lexile Book Search: Use this link to search for books in your child’s Lexile range!


Guys Read: Great for getting boys excited about reading and finding interesting books!


Read, Write, Think: This site has great graphic organizers that students can use to visualize their thinking!


Harcourt Activities: Here is where you will find some great activities for Reading and Grammar skills, plus more!


Tumble Books: Here are many picture books that students can read along with.


Poetry Writing: This website has information on how to write different types of poetry.


Storyline Online: This website has famous authors or actors reading popular picture books aloud.


Free Rice: This website allows vocabulary practice as the students own pace. (There are ads on this site.)

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