Great Futures Start HERE!

News You Can Use!

Parent Resources

2012 Public School Start and Dismissal times


With the advent of two new K-8 schools opening in Bristol, there may be some confusion as to the start and dismissal times for the individual schools.  We have provided you with the definitive start and dismissal times that have been given to us from the Board of Education.
/resources/1/School-Age Items/Forms/School Year Folder/SY12-13/Bristol Public School Time Schedule (2012)r.pdf
 

You can find additional information, along with ideas and activities to support and encourage your child’s mathematical thinking on internet sites such as these.

http://www2.ed.gov/pubs/parents/Math/  (Helping Your Child Learn Math)

This site features a booklet, Helping Your Child Learn Math, from the U.S. Dept of Education. This booklet presents a number of activities for families to try at home that will engage children in learning a variety of math concepts and skills.

http://www.nctm.org/families (Tips for Families)

This site from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics offers resources to help families learn how to support their children in math. Strategies to help with homework, tips on how to promote success in math class, and information on how math is taught differently today.

 

Fun Websites For Kids and You

http://www.funbrain.com                       

This website includes 17 math games based on soccer, car racing and much more. Other games include Math Baseball, where a child can score runs with correct answers and Measure It! where students can practice their measuring skills.

http://coolmath4kids.com

This site is an amusement park for math. There are lots of activities for children to explore and many interesting problems to solve.

www.familyfun.com

Family Fun is your online source for arts & crafts, recipes, and parties for every occasion. Get expert tips for activities and crafts on this website.

http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/

This website has thousands of printables for you to use with your child in every subject in school—and it’s all free!

http://dltk-kids.com/

DLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of fun, printable children's crafts, coloring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters. 

http://www.funbrain.com/

FunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages. (math, grammar, science, spelling, history)

http://pbskids.org/fetch/

Part game show, part reality TV, and part spoof, FETCH! Features real kids, real challenges, real science, and an unreal host named Ruff Ruffman

Good Luck and Happy Surfing!

(Adult Supervision Required)