Welcome To My Website

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You found me!  Hi to all my students at Our Lady of the Evergreens!  barb2

If you scroll down this page it will show you  the most recent updates.

To see all of my website click on the different category tabs on the right,  or click on the orange highlighted words below:

For Book Reviews, look for me in the first Saturday of the Month, in the Arts and Books section of the Calgary Herald.

Kid Links This is one stop shopping.  In other words you only need to log in to my site to get links to some great Kid Sites! Look for the orange website address and click on it. There are lots of pages so be sure to scroll down and click on older entries.

Kids Can Write contains helpful advice for students who want to put all their creative thoughts into a great story.

Novels is the first  novel I wrote called, “My Guardian.” Scroll down and read the chapters, when you get to the end, click on OLDER ENTRIES to finish it off to Chapter 14.  Enjoy!  I welcome comments.

 

Writing Tips is for kids and adults who want to make their story writing better.  Reading Tips will help parents help their kids!

Library Bulletin Boards:  check out my  library  bulletin board creations for different seasons and themes.

When you click on the ARCHIVES tab at the right you will see what updates have been added for each month.

About Barb Hesson is about me!

Enjoy, try it all.  Suggestions and comments are welcome.

YOU CAN CLICK ON the  HOME tab- always on the top – OR ANY OF THE TABS ON THE SIDE TO GET AROUND.

Professor Garfield

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http://www.professorgarfield.org/pgf_home.html

The Professor Garfield web site has been made possible through the collaborative efforts of many corporations, organizations, universities and educators who care about developing a creative and innovative learning portal for children, K-8. Materials included on the Professor Garfield site are developed and reviewed by educational experts who have the best interests of students and educators in mind.

We do not have advertising on the site and every effort is made to be a kid-friendly and SAFE environment where children can learn and express themselves in a very positive manner.

Discovery Kids

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Games and Videos!  Explore: Dinos, Sharks, Science, Animals, Earth, Space, Pets and more!

http://discoverykids.com

Easy Science for Kids

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Who loves Science?  Did you know?…..

http://easyscienceforkids.com/plants/

Count on Math games

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Test your skills with Math games

http://www.counton.org/games/

Stacks for Kids

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http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/?lnkid=stacks/nav/home/main

From Scholastic, find your favourite series, Books and Authors, Games and Video

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You Tube – Childrens Book Trailers

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Middle grade book trailers:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC804C5424A233838

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxa1jeAhgZCM1DD4hNLXa1-iKCeC9Sd03

Watch and listen to some of authors and readings from favorite young children’s books.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pdHCYgO9zh8&feature=relatedhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAC9B5F3A93E48F12

Children’s read aloud: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=children%27s+book+read+aloud

Storyline Online

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http://www.storylineonline.net

 

Favourite stories read by celebrities.

 

Just Books Read Aloud

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http://www.justbooksreadaloud.com/index.php?t=Home&p1=&p2=

592 Children’s Books
Read AloudSearch by Category, Short, Medium, Long, Reading Level or Other Languages.

Books are shown and read aloud by various narrators and authors.  A huge collection.

 

 

 

Scholastic Family Playground

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 http://www.scholastic.com/parents/play/

Games, stories, videos, printables from favourite story books including,

I Spy, Magic School Bus, WordGirl, Clifford, May and Miguel, Little Scholastic,

Grumpy Bird, How do Dinosaurs?’ Miss Spider.

 

 

 

 

Wonders Wonderopolis

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http://wonderopolis.org/wonders/ Welcome to Wonderopolis®, a place where natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery in learners of all ages.