For Parents

Worcester County Public Schools 2019-2020 Calendar

How do I find out when school is delayed or closed?
  • Enroll in our automated calling system. The School Messenger form is on ShowellElementary.org or see Mrs. Noonan, Office Secretary
  • Go to website: www.worcesterk12.org and look for a special announcement on the home page.
  • Twitter at Worcester Schools MD (@worcestersystem)
  • Facebook at Worcester County Public Schools MD
  • Closing and Delays Hotline: 410-632-5900. Ext. 6600
  • Television Stations: WBOC and WMDT

 Websites

Reading/Language Arts:
www.raz-kids.com
A great reading website.

www.spellingcity.com
Uses student's spelling words for that week to play a variety of games.

http://www.grimmfairytales.com
Folk and fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm. Read and hear interactive, narrated, animated stories.

http://www.janbrett.com/
With over thirty-five million books in print, Jan Brett is one of the nation's foremost author and illustrator of children's books. This site is full of activities related to her stories and characters.

http://www.artisancam.org.uk/
Children can create their own online storybook.

http://www.starfall.com
Early Childhood reading site.

Math:
http://www.beaconlearningcenter.com/WebLessons/WrappingPaperPatterns/default.htm
A website to practice how shapes flip, slide, and turn.

http://www.learn4good.com/games/kids/double_digits.htm
Double digit addition and subtraction.

http://www.funbrain.com/math/
Math games that use addition, subtraction and multiplication.

http://www.primarygames.com/fractions/start.htm
This is an activity that uses pictures and students have to identify the fractions. There are also other math acitivies on this site.

http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/
This is a website where a student can enter their own information to create a graph.

www.aaamath.com
A comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic activities.

Science/Social Studies:
http://www.kids.discovery.com
National Geographic for kids.

Music/Arts:
http://www.sfskids.org/
The San Francisco Symphony in conjunction with their live performances, provides a great way for people of all ages to hear, learn, and have fun with music.

http://www.imaginationcubed.com/
A fun drawing site which allows students to draw and playback their drawing actions.

Multiple Subject:
http://www.abcteach.com
Thousands of FREE printable worksheets and activities for elementary subjects.

 http://www.factmonster.com/
A site full of useful tools and information based on elementary topics.

http://kindersay.com/
Free online video activities for preschool children.

http://sillybooks.net/
You'll find animated books, children's music, puzzles and games that entertain kids while promoting child literacy.

http://www.internet4classrooms.com
A wealth of activities can be found here to practice whatever skills your children are working on in the classroom.

http://www.abcya.com
Interactive computer skills through math and reading activities.

www.bobthebuilder.com
Based on a TV character that originated in the UK. This show is aired daily on PBS. The website’s activities demonstrate the power of positive-thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and follow-through.

http://www.brainpopjr.com 
BrainPOP creates animated, curriculum-based content that supports educators and engages students. For full access go to the Worcester County Public Library Resource page for full access using your library card number.