Educational Resources

 As families are all dealing with COVID-19 and faced with challenges, we put together some great educational resources.  

ABCmouse Early Learning Academy

  • What It Is: This comprehensive program covers a wide variety of subjects for students aged 2-8 (Pre-K through second grade). It offers more than 850 self-guided lessons across 10 levels. A companion program focuses on teaching English as a second language for this age group. 

 

Achieve 3000

What It Is: A comprehensive suite of digital solutions that significantly accelerate literacy and deepen learning across the content areas.

Brain Pop

  • What It Is: BrainPop offers in-depth learning on topics across the curriculum for upper elementary and middle school students. Each topic includes videos, quizzes, related reading, and even coding activities. Teachers have access to planning and tracking resources too. They also offer BrainPop Jr., specially designed for younger kids.

ChemMatters Online

  • What It Is: This is a terrific resource for middle school and high school science teachers. Each issue provides a new collection of articles on chemistry topics that students will find engaging and relatable. The back-issue online library offers interesting downloadable articles on all sorts of chemistry-related topics, while the Teacher’s Guides help you direct your students as they learn from their reading. 

CK-12

  • What It Is: This collection of online learning resources covers pretty much every topic. Lessons include reading, activities, videos, and more to engage students. They also have free online textbooks.

edHelper

  • What It Is: edHelper is online service that provides printable worksheets to teachers and homeschooling parents. 

Education Perfect

  • What It Is: EP Classroom provides a wide range of customizable online learning experiences. Their site notes that teachers in China and other affected areas have already been using their resources with great success for the last few weeks.

Free​ Math App

  • What It Is: This no-frills site requires students to show their work on math problems, step-by-step. When it’s time to grade, you can take a look at their work to see exactly where things went wrong and correct problems quickly.

 

HippoCampus

  • What It Is: Find more than 7,000 videos in 13 subject areas to share with your students. Teachers can set up playlists for their students too.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

  • What It Is: Learning activities, lessons, downloadables, and videos for Grade K–12 kids.

iCivics

  • What It Is: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor founded iCivics in 2009 to transform the field through innovative, free educational video games and lessons that teach students to be knowledgeable, curious, and engaged in civic life. Today, iCivics is the nation’s largest provider of civic education curriculum, with our resources used by over 113,000 educators and more than 7.1 million students each year nationwide.

Khan Academy

  • What It Is: Khan Academy is well-known for providing an incredibly wide range of lessons for students at every level. Chances are you’ll find at least some of what you need for your virtual classroom here.

Mystery Science

  • What It Is: Mystery Science offers digital video mini-lessons for science subjects K-5. 

NoRedInk

  • What It Is: NoRedInk builds stronger writers through interest-based curriculum, adaptive exercises, and actionable data.

Prodigy

  • What It Is: Get game-based learning in math for kids from first to eighth grade. The site offers lots of how-to articles to make your distance learning effective and fun.​​

ReadWorks

  • What It Is: Access thousands of high-quality, free K-12 articles, and create online assignments with them.

SMART Learning Suite

  • What It Is: SMART Learning Suite is a virtual classroom platform that easily integrates everything you already have on Google Drive or in Microsoft documents. You can add videos and other online resources as needed.

UL Xplorlabs

  • What It Is: UL Xplorlabs is an educational platform designed to encourage middle school students to solve through science. The program showcases the science behind safety engineering through interactive videos, instructional experiences, hands-on classroom activities and creative challenges.

Vocabbett

  • What It Is: SAT and ACT vocabulary prep through story form.

Zinc Learning Labs

  • What It Is: Online close reading instruction, leveled authentic texts with comprehension quizzes, and gamified vocabulary for grades 6-12.

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