homeschool
Check out these free educational sites for ideas on how to support your child's educational growth at home!


Cross-Curricular:
Sign up for the PBS Kids newsletter. The daily emails have “activities and tips to help kids learn at home.”  https://pbskids.org/

Scholastic Magazines at home!   
https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

Choice Boards for grades 1-5 in all subjects so kids can pick what they want to learn in each subject each day. Remember if they have choice (but from what you approve) they take ownership of it and tend to enjoy it more! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Y5oiOU97NRP6EOIZT3lmAPg4PvEFmiZmYhp1neOn9hA/mobilebasic

BrainpopJr through Clever!

Soooo many printable worksheetshttps://www.education.com/?fbclid=IwAR1aXYVzmKHSfBy15130uTsLULPIEKFQ5Qnnsatq7B9DhUP-l00aGYHJO8o

Virtual field trips are excellent during this time of social distancing!
https://www.weareteachers.com/best-virtual-field-trips/ 


Science Specific:

Have an animal lover at home? Or a child who enjoys learning about other cultures? Nat Geo for Kids is the place to go! https://kids.nationalgeographic.com

“Welcome to OLogy! A science website for kids from the American Museum of Natural History.”  https://www.amnh.org/explore/ology

"Mystery Science provides open and go lessons to inspire kids to love science."
https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning


Math Specific:

 ABCYA is a great game based learning site. We use this often in the classroom! https://www.abcya.com/grades/1/numbers

Dreambox offers game based math adventures and is available through Clever!

Prodigy also offers game based math adventures. Each student received their login information via a private Dojo message. 

Origo Slate offers daily lessons/materials for families to use with their children. This is available through Clever!

Social Studies Specific:
Love History? Try this one. https://www.historyforkids.net


Language Arts Specific:

Stories read aloud by celebrities. https://www.storylineonline.net/

A fantastic way to practice spelling words! Login information was sent in a private Dojo message. https://www.spellingcity.com/Log-yourself-in.html

ABCYA is a great game based learning site. We use this often in the classroom. https://www.abcya.com/grades/1/letters

MyOn through Clever!

Epic offers books on your child's instructional reading level! This is available as an app/website. Login information will be sent as a private message through Class Dojo.

If you or your child have a PWC Library card, you can go on this link to access their digital resources online. First, scroll down to the alphabet. Then, click on the letter T. Then, scroll down again to Tumblebooks. Next, you will need to put in your library card number. The students can choose from many books to read along with or watch the book on video!

https://www.pwcgov.org/government/dept/library/Pages/digitalLibrary.aspx



Up and Active:
Cosmic Kids Yoga- Yoga sessions that tell a story while going through the moves. Available on YouTube and Amazon Prime Videos. https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

GoNoodle.com provides active brain breaks to get your kiddo up and moving throughout the day! This site is also available through Clever!
https://family.gonoodle.com/

Jack Hartmann creates songs/dances for students based on learning topics! You can find his videos on YouTube!
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVcQH8A634mauPrGbWs7QlQ