Thanks for the help
Yes, we have been using Tux Paint for 2 years now and I agree that it
is a wonderful piece of software. Everyone absolutely loves it.
Am happy to accept more input,
At 02:23 PM 6/12/2008, you wrote:
>Tux Paint has become a fast favorite in our elementary schools, too.
>Here are two of my favorite web sites for younger kids with lots of
>great interactive, educational activities:
>BBC Schools, Primary:
>http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/ BBC Schools also has
>interactive sites for older kids as well
>Kidspiration is pricey and not within your current budget, but it is
>great for K - 2 kids. The PTO in one of our schools bought a
>building license for us a few years ago. We've recently updated the
>lab only in that school. There are other open source graphic
>organizers, but the templates and activities that come with
>Kidspiration are really good. The new version has some great math
>activities that match very well to our math curriculum.
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> >>> Rick Hege <[log in to unmask]> 6/12/2008 12:35 PM >>>
>My first grade teacher is looking for recommendations on software for
>supplemental classroom work. Not a big budget, about $150. (Open to
>free/open source programs as well, of course.)
>However, she would really like to know what others who teach her age
>range have found that is worthwhile and enjoyed by their students.
>Specific subject matter is not a requirement, just worthwhile in the
>Email me off list or have the appropriate teachers email me directly.
>Townshend School District
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>Townshend, VT 05353-0226
Townshend School District
PO Box 226
Townshend, VT 05353-0226