Interactive Websites for ESL/ELL Learning
Color in Colorado:  An excellent bilingual resource for educators and families of English language learners.  The site provides research based information, activities, and advice for families and educators all over the US.



Raz Kids


Unite for Literacy

Childrens Library

Childrens Books Online

EPIC Reading
student class code-acu9513
*access to online books for students grades K-5

Storyline Online: (Videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books)

ABCya!: (A beautiful, quirky game that allows children to practice their knowledge of sight words!)

Into the Book: Areading comprehension resource for elementary students and teachers.

Quiz tree Sight Words(Learn Over 40 Sight Words in Context)

Quiz tree Sight Words: 
(All 5 letter Dolch Sight Words)

Scholastic Learn at Home:

Free Children Stories operates on the simple principle that children’s development is paramount. Their mission is to offer traditional, meaningful storytelling to every child, parent, or teacher around the globe with access to the internet, for free.


Storynory features a collection of original, fairy tale, and classic children’s audio stories.  Students can follow along with the story as it is read to them, as the text is also included on the site.  There are also some great features available that give you the option of downloading the audio to your computer, listening to “catch phrase” explanations, translating text into different languages (especially helpful for your ELL students!), and more.

Username: Pennes
Password: trial

Junior Library Guild
Junior Library Guild is streaming free books to plus several audio books. Students do not have to sign up or login.


30 Best Science Websites for Kids

Generation Genius - Science for Kids

Mystery Science

NTSA (National Science Teaching Association) - Freebies


Google Street View - Tour the Inside of Famous Sites and Landmarks

Google Arts and Culture - Tour over 4,000 Museums Worldwide

Virtual Museum Tours

World Book

Discovery Education


IXL  IXL Log on with your personal password to practice your math skills. Go to your grade level and choose the standard or skill you need to work on.

Khan Academy Online non-profit site offers free resources to keep the learning going while schools are closed.  

Math Activities for Kids to do at Home

Third Space Learning (25 Fun Maths Activities and Games to Do At Home For Free!)

CoolMath calls itself "an amusement park of math and more." Children can play online math games that help them with addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, money and more. CoolMath is geared toward ages 13 and up, but sister site is appropriate for ages 3 through 12. includes math games for preschoolers.

Tumble Math
Username: Pennes
Password: trial

Home Learning Suggestions From PWCS

Free Conference Call

Go Noodle

SOL Pass
School: Penn ES
Password: penn

Brain Pop
Username - paws
password - penn


PBS KIDS is a directory for roughly 20 TV and Web-only PBS KIDS shows designed for older preschool and elementary-aged kids. From PBS KIDS kids can navigate directly to a particular show’s individual site, where they'll find games, videos, and other related content. Kids can also watch video clips, sign in to their Secret Box to track scores, save favorites, and store creations, or make cartoons in the cartoon studio.

Switcheroo Zoo
Switcheroo Zoo is a fun, interactive site where students will enjoy watching animals morph into other animals right before their eyes

Fun Brain

Fun Brain, a site for kids at the preschool through grade 8 levels, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading and literacy.

TIME for Kids is loaded with interesting articles, photos, and videos. Politics, the environment, entertainment, sports, and health are just some of the topics covered. TIME for Kids isn't as interactive as most of the other website on this list of educational websites for kids, but the site does tackle subjects that are in the news now while being written for an audience of children.

National Geographic Kids
Watch animal cameras, learn interesting tidbits about animals, see and share photos of nature, learn about different countries and try science experiments on These activities don't even begin to scratch the surface of the National Geographic Kids website. There's also a "Little Kids" section for the younger explorers in your home.