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Lake Castle Weather

Should I put a light jacket or heavy coat on my child today? Will it be raining during dismissal? Wouldn’t it be great to know just what the weather is at Lake Castle. Well, now you can. Lake Castle has joined the WeatherBug program. With a simple download, you can know what the weather is at Lake Castle any time of day. Select the link above and follow the instructions to download the program.

IXL

 

Math Practice

IXL is the Web’s most comprehensive math practice site. Popular among educators and families, IXL provides unlimited questions in more than 2,000 topics. IXL offers thousands of online practice skills covering pre-K to algebra math, with problems that adapt to a student’s individual proficiency. IXL’s math skills are aligned to the 2010 Common Core State Standards and the 2004 Louisiana Grade Level Expectations, providing comprehensive preparation for the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (LEAP) and the Integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP). With IXL’s state standards alignments, you can easily find unlimited practice problems specifically tailored to each required standard. Even better, IXL automatically tracks student progress and displays proficiency scores in the state standards reports. These reports allow you to quickly evaluate student aptitude and identify trouble spots.

Guide to Grammar & Writing

This website is filled with lots of quizzes to provide practice in many grammar-related areas.

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Math Challenges for Families

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics site with problems for middle school students.

 

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Teaching Ideas

A British commercial site with classroom activities.


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Cut the Knot

An American commercial site with interactive mathematics miscellany and puzzles.