Social Studies

Websites to Support the Curriculum

Websites for All Kindergarten Clusters

The following sites cover a broad range of ideas and are useful for all Clusters:

Mrs. Flanagan’s Kindergarten  “The Little Giraffes” Pfeiffer Elementary School, Akron, Ohio This is an American site, but useful information is available for Canadian teachers. Links to monthly themes, book ideas, story props, literacy, and centres.

Enchanted Learning There are many free resources on this site. (Full access is $20.00 annually.) It is an American site, but has  many useful sections for Canadian teachers.

CanTeach This site contains links for all subjects at the elementary level, as well as links to First Nations, games, and recipes, and well as classroom management materials.

Hubbard’s Cupboard This site has many games that would be useful in a Kindergarten classroom.

Mrs. Beggs Kindergarten Smithton Community Consolidated School Smithton, Illinois. At the home page, click on Teachers’ Corner to access information about thematic units, teacher links, learning centres and more.

Mrs. Meacham’s Classroom Snapshots Mrs. Meacham teaches in Door County, Wisconsin. This site includes a Home page with topics listed from A to Z that deal with the Kindergarten classroom, a Question and Answer section, as well as a Search link that helps teachers find other information in the site.

A to Z Teacher Stuff Access printable patterns for items that would be useful for themes such as apples, bells, bread slices, children, emergency vehicles, and many more.

Ed Helper The site provides resources and ideas related to basic kindergarten skills, kindergarten activities, early childhood activities, and theme units.

Family Education Although intended for parents, this site provides many useful ideas for Kindergarten teachers. Access a variety of games,  reading and writing activities, science activities, indoor fun, exploring emotions, contests, arts and crafts, movement and dance, gardening, and kitchen fun.

Education Place This site provides access to 38 blackline masters and graphic organizers that will be very useful for Kindergarten teachers.