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Resources

Please enjoy the links below for further information on some of the curriculum resources and philosophies used by Chinook Spirit Children’s Academy:

Math Resources for Students

Khan Academy
www.khanacademy.org

Common Core Sheets (select a skill and click on “one atta time”)

commoncoresheets.com

Math Playground
http://www.mathplayground.com/game_directory.html

Calculation Nation
http://calculationnation.nctm.org/

Cool Math
http://www.coolmath.com/

Get Kahoot
https://getkahoot.com/

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
http://illuminations.nctm.org/Lessons-Activities.aspx

IXL – Dynamic, adaptive learning (Math)
https://www.ixl.com/math/

Math Gametime
http://www.mathgametime.com/

Online Calculators and More

www.mortgagecalculator.org/helpful-advice/calculators-for-kids.php  (Thank you, Girl Scouts, for sharing this one!)

 

Language Arts Resources for Students

 

Starfall
http://www.Starfall.com/

Story Bird
http://storybird.com/

ABCya! Educational computer games and apps for children
http://www.abcya.com/

Spelling City
http://www.spellingcity.com/

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

IXL – Dynamic, adaptive learning (Language Arts)
https://www.ixl.com/ela/

Get Kahoot
https://getkahoot.com/

Teach Your Monster To Read
http://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/

 

General Resources for Students

http://www.brainfuse.com/highed/helpNow.asp?a_id=BACE164E&ss=&r=

Offers online free tutoring provided daily from 2-11 pm

 

Academic Resources for Parents

Instead of thinking outside the box, get rid of the box.
– Deepak Chopra

Common Core State Standards
www.corestandards.org

Balanced Math
www.amazon.com/Five-Easy-Steps-Balanced-Program/dp/0964495554

Number Literacy
bbypublications.com

Guided Reading and Balanced Literacy
www.heinemann.com/products/08863.aspx

Interactive Writing
www.amazon.com/Interactive-Writing-Language-Literacy-Together/dp/0325002096

Handwriting Without Tears
www.hwtears.com

Keyboarding Without Tears
www.hwtears.com/kwt

Alert Program 
www.alertprogram.com

New Mexico School of Music
www.nmschoolofmusic.com

 

Additional Resources for Parents

Let us rise up and be thankful,
for if we didn’t learn a lot today,
at least we learned a little,
and if we didn’t learn a little,
at least we didn’t get sick,
and if we got sick,
at least we didn’t die;
so let us all be thankful.
-The Buddha

 

NEW! Autism Spiritual Approach by Sandra Alexander

www.autismspiritualapproach.com

Chinook Academy
www.chinookacademy.com

Strength of Spirit (access SPIRIT TEMPERAMENT here)
www.childandfamilyspirit.net

Radio Interview with Sandra Alexander, author of Children of the Cosmos, a book on autism
http://www.thinktwiceradio.com/sandra-smith/audio/130127.mp3

Kid Power Occupational Therapy
www.kidpowertherapyassociates.com

Kid’s Gym: We Rock the Spectrum
www.werockthespectrumalbuquerque.com

Sonia Choquette, specifically her book entitled The Wise Child
www.soniachoquette.net

Clear Mind School (Abq): offers biweekly Sunday experiences for kids ages 8 and up, along with a one-week summer camp in learning awareness of oneself, others and the world through unique, hands-on experiences
http://clearmindschool.org/

Doreen Virtue, specifically her book entitled The Care and Feeding of the Indigo Children
www.angeltherapy.com

High Desert Center for Spiritual Learning
www.hdcsl.org

Louise Hay as a children’s author
www.louisehay.com

Wayne Dyer as a children’s author
www.drwaynedyer.com

Neale Donald Walsch, specifically his children’s book entitled The Little Soul and the Sun
www.nealedonaldwalsch.com