Fred swam over to the north side of campus. Swim on over to this interactive map and practice your skills using a compass rose!
When your child is done playing the game here is a compass coloring page.
- Head over to this amazing math resource and click ENTER. Next, click GEOMETRY. Then, lick on BASIC SHAPES and CIRCLE. You may want to just read this over with your child from the computer, or you may want to print it out and add it to their notebook to review often. While you are there, click on SQUARE and COMPASS POINTS.
- Homeschoolmath.net has a great lesson on circles.
- When learning about circles, it's a great time to introduce simple fractions. Education.com has a simple and cute pizza fractions worksheet to print for free.
- If you are interested in a complete fractions lesson, Cynthia Lanius has put together a great online fraction lesson that even self grades!
- Games are great for teaching and reinforcement. Education.com has a great pizza fraction game that you can print and play for free!
- Learn how to use circles and ellipses to draw objects.
- Have your child draw at least seven fish using this lesson. It's really easy for even the smallest hands with this 4 step method. After they have drawn their fish have them color or decorate them. Cut them out and use them for counters to make the parts of 7.
- Kidsparkz has a free printable fish bowl counting mat to download and print. This printable includes fish counters, but if you can allow the time for your child to create their own, it will be more enjoyable! They also have a pizza counting mat as well, that would be fun to add to your fraction lesson!
- Here is a nice list of free and fun shape worksheets.
Shapes Online Games:
Shapes Online Videos:
Counting by 5's and Temperature:
- Counting by 5'd Videos:
- Education.com has a counting by 5's sea shell worksheet that is perfect for this lesson!
- Here is an online skip counting worksheet if your not wanting to print or would like extra practice.
- Here is an awesome free online course about thermometers for kids! Very well done. Please don't miss this one!
- Learning about Temperature Videos:
- Think Quest has a great lesson all about Earth's Oceans!
- Have your child take this online geography quiz several times trying to beat his score each time!
- Label and color this free printable world map!
- Have fun doing some whale math!