Web-Library Highlights!

Here is some of the great stuff to be found on our Web-linking Library this week!

Mother’s day:

Prayer and Poems for inspiration to use on/in cards or gifts.

Sunday school Teacher’s Guide to Mother’s day.

Tips on making it through mother’s day when your mom is no longer with you and ways to honor her.

Inquiry and STEM Lesson ideas

Teach STEM with LEGO Learning –  50 Activities, free Printables, Games and More!

STEM Works.com– a resource for teachers, mentors, parents, STEM professionals, volunteers, and everyone passionate about getting children eager to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math

ReadWriteThink animal Inquiry lesson plans

Educational Games: (Thanks Ryan)

Monkey Tales is a math game for Grades 2 and up. It was not originally created in English so some of the translated phrases are a little off for the normal cadence of English speech but it will not affect the game play. Games average at $20.

Lure of the Labyrinth is a digital game for middle-school pre-algebra students. It includes a wealth of intriguing math-based puzzles wrapped into an exciting narrative game in which students work to find their lost pet – and save the world from monsters! Linked to both (NCTM) standards, the game gives students a chance to actually think like mathematicians.

Dragon Box– Algebra puzzles that kids seem to really enjoy. It is incredible to see what they can do using this resource. Ages 5 and up, it costs $5:

Blessings Erin and the learning commons team

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