Take a trip to SpellingCity

October 21, 2010

SpellingCity presents a multitude of activities students can use to practice spelling. A teacher simply enters the spelling words, and SpellingCity presents several options for what to do with them, utilizing audio, context, and games.

They Might Be Giants "Here Comes Science" — Catchy tunes, catchy concepts

September 14, 2010

Here Comes Science by They Might Be Giants is a wonderful CD featuring 19 songs covering various important science concepts with catchy melodies and lyrics. From the songs “The Bloodmobile” to “Meet the Elements” to “I am a Paleontologist,” you are sure to find a song that addresses your science curriculum.

Story construction with My StoryMaker

September 2, 2010

My StoryMaker is the perfect tool for younger students just learning about plot design and character development for short stories. Hosted by the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, My StoryMaker walks students through the process of story creation using a variety of online tools.