Open Court Reading Research Page

The following are web site links to readings in the Open Court 2000 Reading Series used in most LAUSD elementary schools. Many links are those identified by the publisher, and others are links that I have found or teachers have suggested.

If you find a faulty link or have a suggestion for the addition of other web sites to this page, please contact us by email at lms5591@lausd.k12.ca.us

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Kindergarten Thematic Links

School

Reading Rainbow


Arthur Web Site
Books by Marc Brown


Bookworm Bunch

Shadows

Shadows


Shadow Activities


Make a Sun Clock


Stick to It!









First Grade Thematic Links


Captain Bill Pinkney's Journey

Field Trip


Travel the World
with Little Bear




Look Who's Reading

Rebus Rhymes


First Grade reading games




Animals


Kid's Farm


Kratt's Creature World


Zoobooks



Sir Robert Hitcham's
Habitats Page


Los Angeles Zoo


San Diego Zoo


Veterinarian Jobs







Machines in our Garden


Motion Machine


Alexandria Elementary School Garden


Things That Go





Bicycle Museum of America


Early Transportaion


Boeing Kid's Page






Our Neighborhood at Work

What's My Job?


Rhymes for Community Helpers




Folktales

Stories from Around the World








Games

Dr. Seuss Games


       How To Play Games Movie

Web Gallery of Art


Keep Trying




How to Juggle


Edison, Electricity, and Inventors


Being Afraid

FEMA for Kids (The Federal Emergency Management Agency - Kid's Page





The Goggle-Eyed Green Hairy Monster And Me


Habitats and Landforms

Resource Page on Habitats and Landforms


The White House for Kids


Monticello, Home of Thomas Jefferson



Second Grade Thematic Links


Sharing Stories

Children's Storybooks Online


Author Betsy Byars' Web site




Kindness











Look Again

Disappearing Act


Animals of the Rainforest




Courage

Yuri Gagarin


Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project (Stanford University)


Photo Library of Martin Luther King, Jr. (LIFE Magazine)


Our Country and its People

Native Americas Website for Children


Symbols of the U.S. Government


Meet Amazing Americans


Fossils

Diorama Room


Dinosaur and Paleontology Encyclopedia


Dinosaur Dig
Fossil Find



Third Grade Thematic Links


Friendship









City Wildlife

50 Birds of Town and City


Backyard Habitats


The Great Habitat Matchup Game


Imagination



Artrageous Thinking


Amazing Imagination Adventure



The Imagination Factory


Crayola Activity Book


Mark Kistler's Imagination Station


Pablo Picasso Gallery


Country Life

The Story of Milk
Virtual Tour






Kid's Farm


Animals at the County Fair






U.S. Department of Agriculture for Kids


Storytelling

Aesop's Fables: Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Anderson


The Princess of the Bird People:
A Tale from Thailand


Tell a Story! By Aaron Shepard
Learn How to Tell a Story


Money

That's My Piggy


Kid's Making Money







Fourth Grade Thematic Links


Risks and Consequences





Yuri Gagarin:
First Person in Space


The Underground Railroad

Dreams to Jobs





That's My Piggy




From Mystery to Medicine

Doctor Over Time


Meet Yorick, The Bionic Skeleton


All About Vaccines


Surviving

Survival Stories from Antarctica


Help Save Endangered Species!




Trail of Freedom

Jamestown Fort Rediscovered


You Be the Historian


Benjamin Franklin:
Tour of his Life





Jamestown Colony Timeline
(4th Grade Class Project)




A Changing America

Lost in the Woods
The 9 Rules for Survival






Communication

How Wolves Communicate






A Conversation with Koko


Ocean Friends


(Download for Macintosh)
ASL Fingerspelling Quizzes
Mr. Anker Tests


Communicate with Kids All Over the World!



Fifth Grade Thematic Links


Cooperation and Competition

Satellites Tracking Manatees


Teamwork



Back Through the Stars

Hunt for Alien Worlds


National Air and Space Museum


Auroras: Paintings in the Sky



How Big is the Solar System?


The Sun


Starchild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers


Heritage

Life Stories








The Civil War





Lincoln Historic Places


The Underground Railroad










The US Civil War (1861-1865)


New Frontiers





The Oregon Trail


The Great Migration

Journeys and Quests

Shackleton's Antartic Odyssey


Stories of the Lure and the Legacy


Lewis and Clark



Sixth Grade Thematic Links


Perserverence

Women in Aviation History


Long Flight


Inventors and Scientists

Uncovering the Past

Who is Buried in the Ice?


Chetro Ketl Great Kiva


Flints and Stones

Taking a Stand

Susan B. Anthony


Geronimo


Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Question of Value




6 Kinds of Paper Currency


Universal Currency Converter