Activities for Students (K-12)

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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.

2.

Virtual Field Trips

 

Over 30 Virtual Field Trips with Links

3.

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.

4.

Starfall

 

Starfall has a variety of games and activities for reading as well other subjects.

5.

Nessy

 

Nessy has activities for kids and guidance for parents of students with dyslexia.

6.

Storytime from Space

 

Hear astronauts read stories from the International Space Station!

7.

Bananagrams

 

Bananagrams is a fun word-building game for the whole family, and now they have a free app, so you can play electronically.

8.

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.

9.

Mystery Science

 

Mystery Science offers a set of science lessons, now made free during the COVID-19 pandemic.

10.

Khan Academy Kids

 

Khan Academy Kids offers a free app with fun, educational activities for kids ages 2-7.

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Reading Rockets

 

Reading Rockets has a wealth of information to help parents address their child’s needs in all areas of literacy.

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Tween Tribune

 

Tween Tribune is a free web site from the Smithsonian Institution with reading resources on many topics written by kids and professional journalists.

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Accessibyte

 

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.

15.

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.

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Scholastic Learn at Home

 

Scholastic has a wide range of free, learn-at-home activities for students of all ages.