Teacher and Family E-Learning Resources

Teacher and Family Resources

 

Breakout EDU Digital Learning Games

https://www.breakoutedu.com/funathome

 

At Home STEM Activities

https://blog.stem-supplies.com/category/at-home-activities-and-resources/

 

Busy Teacher Printable Worksheets and Lesson Plans

https://busyteacher.org/

 

CK-12 The Smarter Way to Learn

https://www.ck12.org/student/

 

Common Core Sheets Worksheets for All Subjects and Ages

https://www.commoncoresheets.com/

 

CommonLit Reading Passages and Literacy Resources

https://www.commonlit.org/

 

E Reading Worksheets Reading Worksheets

https://www.ereadingworksheets.com/free-reading-worksheets/

 

Easy Teacher Worksheets Printables for All Subjects and Ages

https://www.easyteacherworksheets.com/

 

Education.com Worksheets and Printables

https://www.education.com/

 

Epic! Digital Library for Kids 12 and Under

https://www.getepic.com/

 

Good2Learn Online Math and English Lessons

http://www.good2learn.com/

 

Great Schools Worksheets for Preschool through 5th Grade

https://www.greatschools.org/gk/worksheets/

 

Helping with Math Printable Math Resources for K-8

https://www.helpingwithmath.com/

 

Home Spelling Words Spelling Worksheets

https://www.homespellingwords.com/spelling-worksheets

 

Homeschool Math Math Worksheets

https://www.homeschoolmath.net/worksheets/

 

IXL Personalized Learning with Comprehensive Pre-K-12 Curriculum and More

https://www.ixl.com/

 

JumpStart Printable Worksheets for All Subjects and Ages

https://www.jumpstart.com/parents/worksheets

 

K5 Learning Reading and Math for K-5

https://www.k5learning.com/

 

K12 Reader Reading Instruction Resources, Printables, and Articles

https://www.k12reader.com/

 

Kidzone Worksheets for Children

https://www.kidzone.ws/

 

Khan Academy Online Courses, Lessons, and Practice

https://www.khanacademy.org/

 

Math-Aids Dynamically Created Math Worksheets

https://www.math-aids.com/

 

Math-drills.com Math Worksheets

https://www.math-drills.com/

 

Math is Fun Math Worksheets

https://www.mathsisfun.com/worksheets/

 

Mystery Science Open-and-Go Lessons that Inspire Kids to Love Science

https://mysteryscience.com/?fbclid=IwAR0tiDhJA1fs0tvraKnXpDLa2JlJGXQhzPR4UnQRVfbOR1Ca3C5yQY5tNwQ

 

Prodigy Math Learning Platform

https://www.prodigygame.com/

 

School Express Worksheet Generator and Teacher Created Materials for All Ages

http://www.schoolexpress.com/create.php

 

Science4Us Worksheets, Printables, and Hands-On Science Activities for K-2

https://www.science4us.com/free-science-worksheets/

 

ScienceWerkz® Download Middle School Interactive Science Content

https://www.werkzpublishing.com/sciencewerkz/nsta-5-for-free/

 

SoftSchools Printable Math and Phonics Worksheets, Math Games, and Grammar Quizzes

https://www.softschools.com/

 

Spelling Words Printable Spelling Worksheets

https://www.spelling-words-well.com/free-printable-spelling-worksheets.html

 

Super Teacher Worksheets Worksheets for All Subjects

https://www.superteacherworksheets.com/

 

TeAchnology Printable Worksheets for K-12

https://www.teach-nology.com/worksheets/

 

TLS Books Educational Worksheets for Preschool through 6th Grade

http://www.tlsbooks.com/

 

Twinkl Interactive Activities and More

https://www.twinkl.com/blog/how-to-utilise-twinkl-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown-a-guide-for-schools?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=corona

 

VidCode Hour of Code

https://about.vidcode.com/hour-of-code

 

Vooks A World of Animated Storybooks

https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation



Elementary (Grades K-5) Online Learning Resources

These sites have ready-to-use lesson plans and activities for a vast amount of subjects for younger students.

 

ABCmouse Early Learning Academy 

https://www.ageoflearning.com/programs/#abcmouse

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.

What They’re Offering: ABCmouse for Teachers and ABCmouse for Schools are always free for all schools and teachers in the U.S. In another country? Contact them here to see what they offer if you’re closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus.



Adventure Academy

https://www.adventureacademy.com/

What It Is: This MMO game gives kids something other online learning resources may lack: a sense of community. Students up to age 13 play games to learn across a range of topics (math, reading, social studies, science, and more), while also creating their own online persona and interacting with others in the game. 

What They’re Offering: In addition to their usual 30-day free trial, Age of Learning is offering Adventure Academy free to schools closed due to the outbreak. 



BrainPOP

https://www.brainpop.com/

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.

What They’re Offering: All schools get free access to their COVID-19/coronavirus online learning resources for talking to students about the topic. Any school closed due to the outbreak can receive free unlimited use of BrainPOP during their closure.



Breakout EDU

https://www.breakoutedu.com/funathome

What It Is: Breakout EDU uses online games to bring the fun of escape rooms to learning across the elementary curriculum.

What They’re Offering: They’ve put together a list of free online games kids can play at home. 



Elementari

https://www.elementari.io/

What It Is: Turn writing assignments into something amazing with the illustrations, animations, and sound effects available. Kids can even write their own choose-your-own-adventure story!

What They’re Offering: Schools affected by COVID-19/coronavirus can get free access until May 2020 or the school reopens. 



Freckle

https://www.freckle.com/

What It Is: These online learning resources for younger students are easily differentiated for students of different ability levels. 

What They’re Offering: Adaptive math and ELA courses are always available for free for teachers and students. 



iCompute

http://www.icompute-uk.com/news/covid-19-get-free-access-to-icompute/

What It Is: This program is designed to teach elementary-aged kids the computer skills they need. It’s specifically aligned to learning standards in the UK, but the skills apply to students everywhere.

What They’re Offering: iCompute is offering free access to their programs for schools anywhere that are closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus. 



Kids Discover Online

https://www.kidsdiscover.com/kids-discover-online/

What It Is: This library of science and social studies articles allows differentiation by reading level, so you can use these articles for various age and skill levels.

What They’re Offering: Schools and districts closed due to the outbreak can request free unlimited access to Kids Discover Online here.



MobyMax

http://press.mobymax.com/mobymax-to-provide-all-k-8-schools-and-school-districts-closed-by-covid-19-with-free-internet-learning-software

What It Is: This popular differentiated learning site provides instruction across a wide array of elementary subjects. Teachers and districts can receive online training on effectively using the site.

What They’re Offering: All K-8 schools closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus can receive free access to a comprehensive curriculum through MobyMax. Learn more here.

Mystery Science

https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning

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

What They’re Offering: Mystery Science is always free, but they’ve put together a special list of lessons grade-by-grade that are perfect for tackling remotely. 



Newsela

https://newsela.com/

What It Is: Authentic news content turned into learning materials that are classroom-ready.

What They’re Offering: Newsela has put together content for teachers to prepare for distance learning. 



PebbleGo

https://pebblego.com/free-pebblego-capstone-interactive-access-school-closures

What It Is: PebbleGo offers safe, interactive online research resources on topics selected by their teachers for students K-3.

What They’re Offering: Schools can get free access to PebbleGo during closures. 



Prodigy

https://www.prodigygame.com/

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.

What They’re Offering: The basic Prodigy site is always free. 



Purple Mash 

https://2simple.com/blog/using-purple-mash-when-school-closed/

What It Is: This British company’s site hosts games and creative learning opportunities for elementary level math, spelling, and writing. Teachers can set daily tasks for students, create a blog, and find other ways to communicate.

What They’re Offering: Purple Mash is offering free access for schools closed due to the outbreak for the duration of their closure. Find out more about using Purple Mash When School is Closed.



ReadingIQ

https://www.readingiq.com/

What It Is: ReadingIQ is a comprehensive digital library offering books, magazines, comics, and more for kids from ages 2-12. It’s a smart replacement for library time right now and makes it possible for teachers to monitor what and how much their students are reading.

What They’re Offering: Age of Learning is offering ReadingIQ free to schools closed due to the outbreak. 



Scholastic

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

What It Is: Scholastic created the Scholastic Learn at Home website to provide students with approximately 20 days worth of learning journeys that span various content areas. Students get approximately three hours of learning opportunities per day, including projects based on articles and stories, virtual field trips, reading and geography challenges, and more.

What They’re Offering: This service is free and limits printing materials for those who don’t have adequate access. 



Tynker

https://mailchi.mp/tynker/in-support-of-schools-facing-health-related-closure

What It Is: Tynker offers a complete online computer coding curriculum for students K-8. Teachers can get free lessons, projects, and more on the site.

What They’re Offering: Schools impacted by COVID-19/coronavirus can get free access to Tynker’s complete curriculum, including online professional development courses for teachers. 



Vooks

https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation

What It Is: Missing storytime already? Vooks is a kid-safe online streaming library of read-aloud animated storybooks.

What They’re Offering: Vooks is offering a free one-year membership to all teachers. 



Junior High and High School (Grades 6-12) Online Learning Resources

Use these ready-to-implement resources in your virtual classrooms for older learners.



Albert

https://www.albert.io/home

What It Is: Albert is an online practice and assessment resource for core topics grades 6-12. Teachers can assign modules and track student progress. Albert’s online learning resources include practice questions for a wide variety of AP programs too. It’s best used as a companion to other online teaching methods like web conferencing since it’s meant to review information students have already been learning.

What They’re Offering: In addition to their 30-day free pilot program, schools closed due to the outbreak can get a free extended pilot for as long as the closure lasts.



ChemMatters Online

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/resources/highschool/chemmatters.html

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. 

What They’re Offering: These online learning resources are always free for everyone



DeltaMath

https://deltamath.com/overview

What It Is: DeltaMath is a website that allows teachers to assign math practice content to their students from middle school through AP calculus. Students get immediate feedback as they complete the problems.

What They’re Offering: DeltaMath is always free. 



HippoCampus

https://hippocampus.org/

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.

What They’re Offering: HippoCampus is always free to use.



Mangahigh

https://www.mangahigh.com/en-gb/blog/2020-03-06-free-access-schools-online-maths-coronavirus

What It Is: Mangahigh is a popular game-based site for math online learning resources. It covers algebra, geometry, statistics, and more.

What They’re Offering: Mangahigh is offering free full access to any school shut down during the outbreak. 



VidCode

https://about.vidcode.com/lovemyvidcode/2020/3/9/in-support-of-schools-facing-health-related-closure

What It Is: VidCode is an online coding and computer science curriculum specifically for teens. It teaches JavaScript, web programming, design, and more.

What They’re Offering: Schools can get access to VidCode’s course for free until at least May 2020. 



K-12 Online Learning Resources

 

These sites have lesson plans and activities ready to go on a variety of subjects for any grade.

Century

https://www.century.tech/coronavirus-support/

What It Is: Century was designed as an intervention tool to identify and remedy gaps in a student’s education. It uses artificial intelligence to tailor the learning experience to the learner, much like an actual teacher in the classroom would.

What They’re Offering: Schools closed due to the outbreak can get free access to Century’s online learning resources.



CK-12

https://www.ck12.org/teacher/

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.

What They’re Offering: CK-12 is always free for all users. Teachers can check it out here.



ClassHook

http://www.blog.classhook.com/2020/03/06/support-for-schools-impacted-by-coronavirus-covid-19/

What It Is: ClassHook offers quality media clips on every conceivable topic. Pre-curated playlists make it easier to find what you need for the subject at hand.

What They’re Offering: Basic access is always free. Schools closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus can also get free access to ClassHook Premium.



CommonLit

https://www.commonlit.org/

What It Is: This site offers literary and non-fiction reading passages for grades 3-12. Teachers can assign reading and follow-up questions, and track student progress.

What They’re Offering: CommonLit always offers free accounts for teachers to use with their students.



Curriki

https://www.curriki.org/

What It Is: Curriki provides teacher-vetted, open-resource lesson plans and materials on a wide array of subjects. It’s a good place to find online learning resources for students to use at home.

What They’re Offering: Curriki is always free to use.



Discovery Education

https://www.discoveryeducation.com/

What It Is: Discovery Education provides online textbooks, multimedia content, and professional development support for virtual classrooms and teachers.

What They’re Offering: U.S. schools can receive free access to Discovery Education Experience through the end of the school year.



Education Perfect

https://epforlearning.com/ep-for-classroom/

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.

What They’re Offering: This platform is free for all users.



EVERFI

https://everfi.com/partners/k-12-educators/

What It Is: EVERFI offers courses for K-12 on real-world topics like mental health, financial planning, career readiness, and more. 

What They’re Offering: These courses are always free for educators and students

 

Free Math App

https://freemathapp.org/

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.

What They’re Offering: As the title says, this site is always free for teachers and students. 



Gamilab

https://gamilab.com/

What It Is: Turn learning into a game when you create online quizzes and learning experiences. Use their extensive question bank, plus upload your own as needed.

What They’re Offering: Gamilab is always free for everyone. 



Izzit

https://www.izzit.org/index.php

What It Is: Watch a video on a subject, then use the teacher guide for discussion, take a quiz, or use the other online learning resources provided.

What They’re Offering: Izzit’s online courses are free. Teachers and students can sign up for a free account here.



Kahoot!

https://kahoot.com/blog/2020/02/27/kahoot-free-access-schools-higher-education-coronavirus/

What It Is:  Do you Kahoot? Teachers have loved this fun online quiz game platform for years. Here’s why we’re into it.

What They’re Offering: Kahoot! Basic is free for educators and students, but they’re also currently offering their Premium distance learning tools for free.



Kami

https://blog.kamiapp.com/remote-learning-with-kami-during-school-shutdowns/

What It Is: Kami is a PDF and document annotation app for schools. Think of it like digital pen and paper for interacting with your students.

What They’re Offering: Kami is offering free access to schools closed due to the outbreak. 



Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org/

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.

What They’re Offering: Khan Academy is always free for all users.



Kognity

https://kognity.com/support-coronavirus/

What It Is: Kognity has turned traditional textbooks into interactive online experiences with videos, animations, and automatically-corrected assessments.

What They’re Offering: Kognity is offering free access for all schools closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus.



Listenwise

https://listenwise.com/

What It Is: Listenwise teaches students to be better listeners, using podcasts and comprehension questions and quizzes.

What They’re Offering: Any school closed due to the outbreak can get access to Listenwise Premium for free.

 

MusicFirst

https://www.musicfirst.com/

What It Is: This is the only online learning management system for teaching music at all age levels. Band practice might be off the table for now, but students can still work on theory, notation, sight-reading and more.

What They’re Offering: If your school is closed due to COVID-19/coronavirus, you can receive free access to the entire MusicFirst system for the duration. 



Nearpod

https://nearpod.com/coronavirus

What It Is: Choose from a wide range of prepared interactive lessons for all grade levels, or create your own if you can’t find what you need. Assess students on the spot and get real-time feedback from them too.

What They’re Offering: Schools closed due to the outbreak can request free access to Nearpod. 



PBS Learning Media

https://illinois.pbslearningmedia.org/

What It Is: This site uses curated PBS videos along with lesson plans, interactive materials, and more to cover lots of subjects in an engaging fashion.

What They’re Offering: PBS Learning Media is always free for teachers. 



PenPal Schools

https://www.penpalschools.com/index.html

What It Is: Schools that have already closed for weeks note that students quickly become lonely outside the classroom. PenPal Schools not only lets you engage your own students, but those from around the world, on a wide variety of subjects.

What They’re Offering: PenPal Schools is free. Learn how to sign up here.



Rozzy

https://www.rozzycareeradventures.com/

What It Is: Rozzy Learning has engaging lesson plans and other resources for science, social studies, math, and STEM for K-8th grade.

What They’re Offering: Free lessons for teachers during school closures. A specific list of lessons have been designated for virtual learning.



Seterra

https://online.seterra.com/en/p/corona-support

What It Is: Seterra offers online geography quizzes. You can also create your own custom quizzes.

What They’re Offering: Seterra is free to use. Schools affected by COVID-19/coronavirus can get 6 months of Seterra bonus features for free. 



Slido for Education

https://blog.sli.do/slido-for-education/

What It Is: This brand-new virtual classroom platform integrates PowerPoint, Zoom video webinars, and Slido quizzes into one streamlined package.

What They’re Offering: Slide is offering free access to its Advanced Education package for students and teachers until July 1, 2020



SMART Learning Suite

https://go.smarttech.com/distancelearning

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.

What They’re Offering: Teachers and students can access SMART Learning Suite for free for the rest of the school year.



Voces Digital

https://www.vocesdigital.com/

What It Is: These online learning resources are specifically for those who teach French, Spanish, and ESL. Students get audio and video, interactive writing and speaking exercises, and more.

What They’re Offering: Schools closed due to the outbreak can get free access to Voces Digital for their teachers and students until June 30, 2020. Contact them here. 

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