EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION
ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS
Core Knowledge Language Arts
The Core Knowledge Foundation provides free, downloadable materials in various subject areas, including language arts. Activities are provided for Pre-K to Grade 5.
Daily Newsletter from PBS Kids
PBS Kids’ new weekday newsletter offers activities and tips you can use to help kids learn and play at home.
Nessy has activities for kids and guidance for parents of students with dyslexia.
Bananagrams is a fun word-building game for the whole family, and now they have a free app, so you can play electronically.
Mystery Science offers a set of science lessons, now made free during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reading Rockets has a wealth of information to help parents address their child’s needs in all areas of literacy.
Tween Tribune is a free web site from the Smithsonian Institution with reading resources on many topics written by kids and professional journalists.
The Big List of Children’s Book Writers Doing Virtual Author Activities
This resource from We Are Teachers details a wealth of online read-alouds and activities for students of all ages.
Virtual Field Trips
Over 30 Virtual Field Trips with Links
Starfall has a variety of games and activities for reading as well other subjects.
Storytime from Space
Hear astronauts read stories from the International Space Station!
Junior Ranger Program
The Junior Ranger program of the National Park Service has downloadable books and activities to engage children and help them learn about the natural world around them.
Khan Academy Kids
Khan Academy Kids offers a free app with fun, educational activities for kids ages 2-7.
Stuck in Your House? These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours You Can Take On Your Couch
Travel the world from home!
Fully accessible apps for users who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, dyslexic, or have other reading difficulties, now made free during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Scholastic Learn at Home
Scholastic has a wide range of free, learn-at-home activities for students of all ages.