Academic Intervention Sites for Parents and Children
This site is an overall guide for understanding children’s development, identifying possible learning difficulties,
as well as learning how to manage difficulties at home and school. Topics include Child Development,
Learning Disabilities, Reading Basics, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and
This site is the world’s leading website on Learning Disabilities and ADHD.
This site provides free online access to a book focusing on preventing reading difficulties in
young children. Provides information on the process of learning to read and prevention of reading
difficulties as well as instructional strategies for students in the primary grades.
This site features dozens of fun activities parents can use to build language skills of young
children (infant through age 6). Includes a reading checklist, typical language accomplishments
for different age groups, suggestions for books, and resources for children with reading problems
or learning disabilities.
This site tells what parents can do at home to help young children become better readers.
Also, describes what parents should expect to see at school.
"Children Who Can Read, But Don't..."
"Reading Skills and Great Books for Kids"
Sites for families of a preschool aged child:
This site tells how to help children get ready to read and learn, what to look for in early
reading programs, simple strategies for creating strong readers, and the five essential
components of reading.
This site provides learning activities for parents to share with young children focusing on literacy.
Intervention Sites for Parents focused on Reading:www.readingrockets.org
This site provides activities for Reading and Writing that parents may implement with their children,
and strategies to aide the struggling reader.
This site is the Read Write Now! Program that provides activities for Reading and Writing that
parents may implement with their children. There are three levels: The Early Years: Birth to
Preschool, Moving into Reading: Preschool through Grade 2, an Encouraging Young
Readers: Grades 3-6.
Interactive Sites for Kids that focus on building
This site provides exciting interactive books and phonics games that teach children
in grades K-2 to read.
This site provides online streaming video programs featuring actors reading children’s
This site provides over 100 games and interactive stories from Sesame Street for
students Pre-k-1st grade.
This site provides stories with adventure games for students Grades 1-3.
This site provides reading games for students in Grades 3-6.
This site provides trivia games and word scrambles based on books and
movies for students in
This site provides fun and educational reading activities and games children will enjoy.
Interactive sites for kids focusing on building Math skills:
This site provides educational games that improve math skills for students in Grades K-8.
This site provides math games and puzzles, as well as clear math lessons for kids and parents.
This site provides fun, interactive math activities that range from basic to advance.
This site provides fun and challenging games for students to practice math skills. Includes
action games and puzzles and cover topics such as basic math operations, algebra,
percents, geometry, and money.
This site provides tons of links for interactive math activities and games for students
of all ages.
Miscellaneous Academic Intervention Sites:
This site provides 100 interactive educational games focusing on Math and Literacy for
students in grades K-6.
This site provides opportunities for educational development in all academic areas. There are
three sections broken down by age: 3-6 years, 6-9 years, and 9-12 years.
This site provides practice opportunities for students in Grades 3-8 to prepare for the
New York State Assessments. Covers all subject areas assessed in grades 3-8.
This site provides a free motivation program for students in grades K-8, where they take
quizzes on books they have read and receive prizes.
Sites to address Social/Emotional/Physical Issues:
This site provides articles, animation, games and health resources for parents,
children and teens. It covers topics for children on dealing with feelings, bullying,
dealing with divorce, staying healthy, etc.
This site teaches students how to take care of their mind and body so that they can
relax and enjoy life. May also be beneficial for parents.
This site covers body image, fitness, nutrition, relationships and more for girls ages 10-16.
This site, BAM (Body and Mind) focuses on important topics like stress and physical
fitness for ages 9-13.
This site is about helping children understand death.
This site gives 6 “Dos” and “Don’ts” of explaining pet loss to children.