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Online Resources

 

English Language Arts and Literacy Development

Starfall.com - Supports phonics development with strong visual supports.

Scholastic Kids - Free Online Books and Activities.

Scholastic - Videos and activities available each day to keep students learning and engaged.

Room Recess - Students click on their grade level at the top right hand corner and choose from a variety of ELA and math games.

International Children's Digital Library - Access Children's Literature from Around the World

Brain POP Jr. - Free access to activities in Reading, Writing, Science, Health, Social Studies, Math, Arts and Technology

ReadWorks.org - Free content, curriculum and tools for students in Kindergarten through grade 12.

Unite for Literacy - Leveled readers, grouped by topic/content that can be read aloud or listen to narration.  

Storyline Online - Features celebrated actors reading stories aloud.

Vooks - A kid safe, ad-free streaming library of read-aloud animated storybooks.

Podcasts for Kids PRX - Fun, original and innovative podcasts for the whole family.

Lexia Core5 Reading Program - Core 5 is a fun computer-reading program for k-5 students.  Lexia supports development in the following areas: phonological awareness, phonics, structural analysis, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.  Directions for logging into Lexia can be found in our Google Classrooms.

Mathematics

edhelper.com - Families can take advantage of the free math workbooks and worksheets available on this site.

Greg Tang Math - Educational math games developed by best selling author Greg Tang.

Math Learning Center - Free math apps 

Science 

Mystery Science - Open and go lessons that inspire kids to love science!

NASA Stem at home for Kids - Launch rockets, build hovercraft, create a science project and more. These science, technology, engineering and math activities are fun for kids, adults and the whole family.

National Geographic Kids - Find amazing facts about animals, science history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more.  

NSTA Interactive eBooks - NSTA has made their K-12 interactive ebooks available free of charge.

American Museum of Natural History - A science website for kids with multiple science topics to explore.

NASA Explore Mars - Developed in anticipation of NASA's Mars 2020 mission, the game lets students maneuver a rover on Mars' surface, program it to collect and analyze rocks, then transmit its data to scientists on Earth for students in grades 3-8.

Shark Story - Join us on Facebook Live every day this week at 10 A.M. for a Shark Story Hour.  Each day we will be reading a new shark themed book followed by a shark Q/A session.

San Diego Zoo Virtual Visit - Virtual Zoo tours

Home Safari - Take a Home Safari through the Cincinnati Zoo.

Georgia Aquarium - Virtual Aquarium tour

Monterey Bay Aquarium - Virtual Aquarium tour

New England Aquarium - Live lessons from the New England Aquarium and virtual tours.

Shedd Aquarium, Chicago - Virtual Aquarium tour

Yellowstone - Virtual tour of Yellowstone National Park

Yosemite - Virtual tour of Yosemite National Park

Social Sciences and Civics 

Home Safari Resources- Join us for a Home Safari Facebook Live each weekday at 3 P.M.where we will highlight on of our amazing animals and include an activity you can do from home. Don't have access to social media? No worries! All videos will be posted to the webpage and to our YouTube channel shortly after the Facebook Live ends.

 

Kid Citizen - Students interactively explore Congress and civic engagement through historical primary resources, and connect what they find with their daily lives.

 

Culture and Geography Grades - Explore the world and thing critically about what defines a place, including culture and geography for students in grades 4-12.

 

Art and Music

 

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems - Kids get to meet Mo Willems, author of Pigeon books and Elephant and Piggie books, live everyday at 1 P.M.

 

PBS Kids - Offers free games and activities in art, music and many other areas.