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All Kinds of Ladybugs site description for All Kinds of Ladybugs
Students can read about ladybugs, their different colours, and their spots. Click on the speaker to hear the book read aloud. 
https://www.uniteforliteracy.com/unite/animals/book?BookId=1
291

 
Every Day is Earth Day site description for Every Day is Earth Day
Follow along on this fun activity and learn about recycling and taking care of the earth. 
https://www.starfall.com/h/holiday/earthday/?sn=main

 
It's Earth Day, Dear Dragon site description for It's Earth Day, Dear Dragon
Join Dragon as he learns about Earth Day and the art of recycling. 
https://www.starfall.com/h/ir-fnf/earthday/?sn=ir-fnf--im-re
ading

 
Do You Like Bugs? site description for Do You Like Bugs?
This simple e-book has colourful images of different bugs. Students can click on the speaker to have the book read aloud. 
https://www.uniteforliteracy.com/unite/animals/book?BookId=7
0

 
What Comes from an Egg? site description for What Comes from an Egg?
Chickens hatch from eggs, but what about other animals come from eggs? This animated video shows lizards, spiders and platypuses that start their lives as eggs. 
https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ket-earlychild-sci
5/what-comes-from-an-egg/#.XIGcZYhKjSE

 
Little Seeds site description for Little Seeds
Enjoy this animated poem about little seeds and the growing season. 
https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/arct14.ela.early.p
oemseeds/poem-little-seeds

 
Community Club: Firefighter site description for Community Club: Firefighter
Learn about the job of a firefighter with this book that you can read yourself or listen to as you flip the pages. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/firefighter/

 
Communities - What They Provide for Us site description for Communities - What They Provide for Us
Match each person to the job that he or she does in our community. 
https://archive.econedlink.org/interactives/EconEdLink-inter
active-tool-player.php?iid=181

 
Grow a Flower site description for Grow a Flower
It's your turn to grow a flower. Choose a flower from the garden shop; if you do everything in the right order, your beautiful flower will grow. 
http://more2.starfall.com/n/holiday/gardenshop/load.htm

 
Planning an Elephant's Party site description for Planning an Elephant's Party
Read (or listen) to this story about planning a party for an elephant. Elephants are different from kids and special because of their size. How would you measure an elephant?  
http://pbskids.org/martha/stories/truestories/elephantparty_
story.html

 
This is My Town site description for This is My Town
Read this book about community and all of the places that you can go. Where else do you go in your town? (You can listen to the book by clicking English beside the small speaker icon.) 
http://www.uniteforliteracy.com/unite/community/book?BookId=
107

 
Discover! Where Plants and Animals Live site description for Discover! Where Plants and Animals Live
Listen and learn about plants and animals in a pond. In part 2, click on the plants and animals to learn more. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/grk
/unitb.html

 
Sticks and the Seasons site description for Sticks and the Seasons
Explore the four seasons by rolling and clicking around with your mouse. You can plant seeds, water flowers, feed fish, and hear bird chirps. 
http://tvokids.com/preschool/games/sticks-and-seasons

 
Jay Calls site description for Jay Calls
Listen closely to help Jay the Blue Jay figure out which animal is making a sound! 
http://tvokids.com/preschool/games/jay-calls

 
Billy Brings His Buddies site description for Billy Brings His Buddies
How does Billy stay safe when he's playing outside and walking to school? Enjoy this story about Billy and his buddies. 
http://www.billybuddy.ca/app/en/flash_launcher?which=book

 
Discover! Looking at the Sky site description for Discover! Looking at the Sky
Listen and learn about the sky. In part 2, check out the window and click on the objects you will need to take outside for the weather. Click "start again" to try with different weather outside. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/grk
/unitd.html

 
Discover! Looking at the Earth site description for Discover! Looking at the Earth
Listen and learn about the Earth. In part 2, click on the arrows to learn more about the Earth and what we need to live. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/grk
/unitc.html

 
Discover! Looking at Plants and Animals site description for Discover! Looking at Plants and Animals
Listen and learn about plants and animals in a meadow. In part 2, zoom in on the plants and animals with the magnifying glass to learn more. 
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsc/activities/simulations/grk
/unita.html

 
Build a House Activity site description for Build a House Activity
Click and drag the different shapes to make a yard and a house. Choose siding, roof, windows, doors, trees and fence. Your house can be saved or printed. 
http://www.abcya.com/build_a_house.htm

 
Dinosaur Train: Discovery Tour site description for Dinosaur Train: Discovery Tour
Click on an animal and then you can listen to an audio recording describing that animal and its prehistoric relatives. 
http://pbskids.org/dinosaurtrain/tour/

 
What should Firefighter Fran wear? site description for What should Firefighter Fran wear?
Help Firefighter Fran get dressed for an emergency call. 
https://www.storyplace.org/activity/what-should-fran-wear

 
LearnAlberta: The Hand Washing Challenge site description for LearnAlberta: The Hand Washing Challenge
When do you need to wash your hands? Peter, the chef, wants to talk to you about hand-washing. 
http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/hehh1/index.html?launch=t
rue

 
A Tale of Two Soup Cans site description for A Tale of Two Soup Cans
What happens to empty soup cans, used papers and other garbage? How can you help? At the end of the story, dive into the Word Bones and then try the Quizmo. 
http://pbskids.org/martha/stories/truestories/soupcan_story.
html

 
Community Club: Veterinarian site description for Community Club: Veterinarian
You can read or listen to this short book about veterinarians. Learn about how vets help many kinds of animals. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/vet/

 
Community Club: Pediatrician site description for Community Club: Pediatrician
Read or listen along to this book about the work of a pediatrician. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/pediatrician/

 
Community Club: Librarian site description for Community Club: Librarian
What does a librarian do? Read along or listen to this online book to learn more. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/librarian/

 
Community Club: Utility Worker site description for Community Club: Utility Worker
What does a utility worker do? With this book, you can read or listen as you learn more about this job. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/utility/

 
Community Club: Pizza Maker site description for Community Club: Pizza Maker
You can read along or listen to this book about being a pizza maker. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/pizza/

 
Community Club: Mayor site description for Community Club: Mayor
Have you ever wondered what a mayor does at work? Read or listen along with this book. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/mayor/

 
Community Club: Police Officer site description for Community Club: Police Officer
Learn about being a police officer. You can read along or listen to the book. 
http://teacher.scholastic.com/commclub/officer/
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Zac the Rat Stories

Zac the Rat Stories

Learn about the short vowel 'a' in these three short stories. Click on each scene to see Zac's actions. Click on the ear to hear the sentences read aloud.
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