INTERNET SAFETY
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Little Red In Cyberspace
A modern day take on the classic fairy tale is designed to teach young children about Internet safety. Little Red just wants to surf the Net but the Big Bad Wolf is always lurking.   Tumble Time: 8 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 2-5 Reading Level Manual: Grade 4

Surfing Safely.com
The internet can be an amazing adventure but sometimes dangers lurk. Becky, also known as Busy B. chats with her cousin Z-man in this educational story about surfing the world wide web.  Tumble Time: 6.5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 2-5 Reading Level Manual: Grade 4

 

BrainPop Jr.Click Health on bottom row left Internet Safety Grade 1

BrainPopsearch for Online Safety

 

 

BrainPop JR – Health topics

          Be active                      Be responsible

          Be safe                         Be well

          Bodies                          Drugs

          Food                             Relationships

Teeth                            Allergies (Tumblebooks has one on nuts)

Divorce                         Exercise

Lice                               Washing hands

INTERNET RESEARCH

 

BrainPopsearch for Internet Research gives several good doing research lesions – the 3 in yellow would be excellent – Research, Internet Research, and Outlines

 

Show class Palm Beach Breeze’s  Google vs. Databases

Learning Tools has some Research Tools

(show Breeze’s Learning Tools Presentation)

·        Kids InfoBits is Thomson Gale's exciting new database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. See Tour

·        World Book Online & Kids Version (on PBCSD Learning Tools)

·        SIRS Discoverer (on PBCSD Learning Tools)

·        Some at Coral Sunset Elementary Links (on Edline/desktop icon)

NEW On Learning Tools 4 Kids netTrekker

 

Some Other Recommendations

 

TUMBLEBOOKS  First Day Jitters
Everyone knows that sinking feeling in the pit of the stomach just before diving into a new situation. Sarah Jane Hartwell is scared and doesn't want to start over at a new school. She doesn't know anybody, and nobody knows her. It will be awful. She just knows it. With much prodding from Mr. Hartwell, Sarah Jane reluctantly pulls herself together and goes to school. She is quickly befriended by Mrs. Burton, who helps smooth her jittery transition. This charming and familiar story will delight readers with its surprise ending. TumbleTime: 5 minutes

TUMBLEBOOKS   Read Anything Good Lately?
A child's question prompts another's alphabetic reveries in this invitation to consider the many things and places to read: an atlas at the airport, a biography in bed…..In page-sized cartoons, Enright follows her smiling young bookworm from place to place, showing her reading alone and with company; indoors and out, up a tree, even in a Jacuzzi. Serving as a reminder to parents too, that reading opportunities are all around, this presents an engaging literary game likely to continue well beyond one pass through the ABCs."--Kirkus Reviews
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2

TUMBLEBOOKS   Why Libraries Matter: A Story Long Overdue
Ellen Feinman's witty verses and Kristin Funhouser's beautiful illustration combine perfectly in this charming book about how important libraries are. TumbleTime: 5.5
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 1-4 Reading Level Manual: Grade 3

TUMBLEBOOKS   I.Q., It's Time
It’s time for another I.Q. adventure. I.Q.’s class is going to have a busy day. Not only do the students have to do all of their regular work, but they have to prepare the classroom for Parents’ Night! Luckily, Mrs. Furber is also teaching the students everything about telling time. Using all kinds of timekeepers: analog and digital; wall clocks, wristwatches, and stopwatches—they learn the difference between the minute hand and the hour hand, how to count by fives, and the number of hours in a day. I.Q. really wants to make a special surprise for the parents. But will he have time to finish his surprise before Parents’ Night begins? I.Q.’s determination will motivate young readers to tackle this essential skill with excitement and joy. TumbleTime: 7 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2

TUMBLEBOOKS   Helping Out Is Cool
Wondering how kids can make a difference? Helping Out is Cool illustrates different ways that young children and their families can volunteer and 'help out' in their communities. TumbleTime: 4.5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 1-4 Reading Level Manual: Grade 3

TUMBLEBOOKS   I Am Dead At Recess
A witty and irreverent tale of the anticipated recess confrontation between a class clown and the school bully. You won't be disappointed by the surprise twist ending, which will leave everyone ever bullied in the schoolyard cheering wildly. TumbleTime: 3.25 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 1-4 Reading Level Manual: Grade 3

TUMBLEBOOKS   Enemy Pie
It was the perfect summer. That is, until Jeremy Ross moved into the house down the street and became neighborhood enemy number one. Luckily Dad had a surefire way to get rid of enemies: Enemy Pie. But part of the secret recipe is spending an entire day playing with the enemy! In this funny yet endearing story, one little boy learns an effective recipes for turning your best enemy into your best friend. Accompanied by charming illustrations, Enemy Pie serves up a sweet lesson in the difficulties and ultimate rewards of making new friends. TumbleTime: 10 minutes

TUMBLEBOOKS   Yelly Kelly
Kelly yells about big things. Kelly yells about small things. Kelly yells about everything! What happens when Kelly yells for help and no one answers? A witty revival of the classic The Boy Who Cried Wolf. TumbleTime: 5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2

TUMBLEBOOKS  Miss Malarkey Doesn't Live in Room 10
I know my teacher, Miss Malarkey, lives in our classroom, Room 10. She's there all the time. In fact, all the teachers live at school. They eat dinner in the cafeteria and sleep in the teachers' lounge. I'm sure of it! So why is Miss Malarkey moving into my apartment house?... What could be more surprising than finding out your teacher has a life outside school? In Miss Malarkey Doesn't Live in Room 10, Judy Finchler and Kevin O'Malley celebrate kids' comic misunderstandings about the private lives of teachers. TumbleTime: 5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2

TUMBLEBOOKS Block the Sun, Not the Fun
Charming book of rhyming verses teaches young children about sun safety.
TumbleTime: 3 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2-3

TUMBLEBOOKS  Old Timers
A young boy comes to terms with his grandfathers's disease in this touching and poignant story created to help young children understand the sensitive subject of Alzheimers. TumbleTime: 3.5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 1-4 Reading Level Manual: Grade 3

  TUMBLEBOOKS  Starring Hillary
Hillary has always been on the round side. This doesn't bother her until famous actress Nina Clophoofer comes to town. Nina is looking for a child actress to appear in a play, and Hillary will do anything to get the part. Taking a good look at herself, Hillary decides that what she really need to do is lose weight. With the help of her sister, Hillary begins to spend all her time exercising and trying not to eat. Before long, she feels terrible, but she is afraid to stop. After all, how can she expect to get the part if she's not thin enough? Fortunately, Nina Clophoofet herself helps Hillary to see that bodies come in all sizes and Hillary is just right the way she is. TumbleTime: 5 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2

TUMBLEBOOKS  No Nuts For Me
An engaging story told by a very active young boy who doesn't let his nut allergy get in the way of having fun. TumbleTime: 8 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade K-3

TUMBLEBOOKS  Crazy For Canada
Take a trip unlike any other in the company of Lester B. Beaver who travels across the country trying to discover the true meaning of Canada . A great geography lesson for young children who want to learn more about Canada . TumbleTime: 3 minutes
Reading Level Automatic: Grade 1-4 Reading Level Manual: Grade 2-3