Crusader Notes & News:
Link to updated lists:
New additions of free resources:
MDE Learning-at-Home Resource website: MDE has curated both online and screen-free activities for students that are parent friendly. Here is the link to those resources: https://mdek12.org/LearningAtHome.
World Book Online Resources
Browse through PreK-12th grade learning resources that include ebooks, printables, quizzes, and scavenger hunts. World Book will launch Wizard, an adaptive learning resource for math, science, social studies, and language arts.
Lightbox offers over 1000 PreK-12th grade ebook titles in science, social studies, language arts, math, and more. AV2 World Languages features high-interest titles in 10 different languages with full audio support.
Infobase is offering access to several online databases which includes: World News Digest, Ferguson’s Career Guidance, Today’s Science, The World Almanac for Kids, Access Video on Demand, and Just for Kids. Just for Kids will allow younger students to watch safe and curated videos as well as homework help.
User Name: patrontrial Password: trial
Access to ebooks and audiobooks for free:
These are current books that can be used for AR. Junior Library Guild has kindly granted us access to their previously subscription-only site! You can check books for AR levels at www.arbookfind.com.
JLG Digital Home: https://jlg.ipublishcentral.com
Free things to do online for the break:
These sites are free at this time, Please also check out the sites on the Library Link for more fun things to do. I will be adding more sites as they become available. Many publishers are saying they are getting ready to release free ebooks for the next few months. Please check back often!
Mackin ebooks: Mackin publishing has given free access to all of their classic books collections for elementary through high school. User name is sacredheartms and password is sacredheartms.
Wonderopolis: Every day this site shares a new wonder, submitted by kids, and the answer, in an article with a video.
National Geographic Kids: Games, articles, and videos about animals and nature.
Mystery Doug: Video science lessons and activities
Typing Club: Use your time at home to learn keyboarding skills!
Scholastic Learn at Home: Daily learning projects from Scholastic, geared for different grade levels
Explore Animal Webcams: Observe animals live on webcams from around the world
Virtual Museum Tours: Take a free virtual museum tour of a famous place, like the British Museum in London
Hour of Code: Learn coding skills with an hour of code activity.
Design Squad Global: Watch PBS Design Squad videos, to learn about science and engineering challenges
Khan Academy: Free online video lessons in math and other subjects
Crash Course Kids: Elementary school science videos
Instruments of the Orchestra: Choose “local game” if you don’t want to create a login. Learn about musical instruments with a fun game.
Family Activity Ideas
Indoor Activities for Kids Stuck at Home: Buzzfeed lists 27 fun activities for kids home from school
70 Educational Activities: A former homeschooler shares 70 educational activities you can do when you’re stuck indoors.
Podcasts: Listen to a podcast together. Common Sense Media curated this list of best podcasts for kids.
Cosmic Kids Yoga: Stay active as you practice yoga together.
Distance Reading Book Bingo: Read together and complete this bingo board!
Virtual Field Trips: Take a virtual field trip with your kids to a zoo, aquarium, or famous place, like the Great Wall of China.
Karyn Charles, M.Ed., C.A.L.T., Licensed Dyslexia Therapist, Licensed School Psychometrist
Services Offered: Dyslexia Support Services & Tutoring
Full Dyslexia Therapy Available
Complete testing available to determine academic difficulty, as well as to determine gifted studies
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