Map Testing Information
Check out this Guide to understand Map Testing and RIT score.
Where to Find Low Cost/Free/Loaned Computers
The City of Portland has compiled a list of resources available to families with children in school.
1000 french vocabulary words – audio, video and photos to help you and your kids memorize common french vocabulary
Animals! – audio, video and photos to help you and your kids memorize animals in french
Verbes les plus fréquents de la langue française – Common french verbs and their conjugations
Numbers – a full explanation of how numbers are spelled in french
Intro to French Verb Conjugations – a slide presentation by Dory Hobbs for Le Monde Parents
French Story Videos
The following are stories from around the world translated in french with read along french subtitles:
Le petit pianiste – The Little Pianist
Le murmure des palmes – The Whispering Palms
Un éléphant dans la ville – Rosa Goes to the City
Le premier puits – The First Well
Les lutins et la cordonnier – The Elves and the Shoemaker
La flute de Tortue – The Turtle’s Flute
Les quatre amis – The Four Friends
Le petit bout dans la chaussure – The Boo in the Shoe
Le plus beau des tresors – The Greatest Treasure
Symbiose – Zippy the Zebra
Pierrot le seau – Tucket the Bucket
About Singapore Math
Singapore Math Demystified – What it is and why it’s different
Singapore Math Method – NPR’s Science Friday – audio discussion
Singapore Math Presentation for Le Monde Parents
Singapore Math en français
Why use Singapore Math, explained in French:
A quick overview of Singapore Math in French:
Let’s Do Math
Ten Frames Game – builds foundational understanding of all the ways to get to 10, establishes ground work for mental math.
Sheppard Software – More math games than you can count on both hands and toes!! Early math to pre-algebra.
Singapore Math Games – A site run by an elementary school math teacher, passionate about Singapore Math. Lots of fun stuff!
Khan Academy Arithmetic and pre-algebra – a world class education at your fingertips! The provided link is only for the stated section… there’s lots more on the Khan Academy!
English Language Arts
Star Fall phonetics and reading for grades K-2. Fun and interactive!