Educational Links

Below are descriptions of each link:

The Institute for Responsible Online and Cellphone Communication - As the title suggests, this website is geared towards helping parents and children better understand how to responsibly use technology. 

https://www.iroc2.org/

25 Reasons to be Thankful - Kid President - The title speaks for itself. 
During stressful and disappointing times, it is good to reflect on what makes us happy. 

Controlling Stressful Energy - relaxing the body video

Calm Breathing - Sesame Street video on how to breathe when angry or stressed

Netsmartzkids
- This is a website is designed to help elementary school children understand the dangers of the online world.  It has many games, videos, and activities!
https://www.netsmartzkids.org/

Pass It On - This is an inspirational website full of public service announcements.

Pacer Kids - This is an Anti-Bullying website that has some interactive elements for students.

Play Chess!

Take a look at www.chess.com, or click on the link to the left "Play Chess!"  You can sign up for the website to play live competition, join tournaments, and register for classes, or you can just hone your skills by playing as a guest against the computer.  You can learn as you play… the computer allows you to take back moves!  There are also online tutorials and puzzles for training your mind that are available to guests, so it isn’t necessary to join the site to enjoy the advantages of developing new strategies and becoming a better chess player!  Obviously there is more available to those who register for the site, but it’ll make you a better chess player whether you do, or you don’t. 

This invitation is open to all Bellmawr students!  This website already has millions of members… join the fun!