Learning Continuity Plan – General Resources 2020


The New York City Department of Education lists several websites and activities that families can do with their children at home from Pre-kindergarten through high school. The materials on the grade specific pages include:

  • Suggested daily study schedules
  • Guides and materials for instructional activities
  • Recommended educational television shows
  • Links to a variety of books, magazines, and websites on a wide range of topics that appeal to children at all ages

These websites and resources can be found at schools.nyc.gov/learning/learn-at-home.

If you would like more information on apps for smart devices as well as websites please feel free to visit Common Sense Media Essential School Tools – commonsensemedia.org/guide/essential-school-tools

Additional websites where families can find engaging educational activities can be found below.

 

General teachertube.com

Brainpop.com

funbrain.com

ny.pbslearningmedia.org

Ixl.com

timeforkids.com

Pre-K Bedtime Math – bedtimemath.org

Fred Rogers Center

Lower Grades Curious World – curiousworld.com (Paid App with free trial)

pbskids.org

Agnitus -agnitus.com (Paid App with free trial)

starfall.com/h/

typetastic.com

Upper Grades phet.colorado.edu/en/simulations/category/by-level/elementary-school

Typing.com

howstuffworks.com

Reading/Writing readingfriends.com

storyplace.org (Pre-K and K)

storylineonline.net (K-3rd grade)

readwritethink.org/parent-afterschool-resources

wordworld.com/apps-and-games (PreK-1st grade)

storynory.com

Science NASA Kids Club – nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

sciencekids.co.nz/gamesactivities.html

sciencenewsforstudents.org

Bill Nye, The Science Guy – Episodes and Resources – billnye.com/the-science-guy

chem4kids.com

Great Websites for Kids – Sponsored by the American Library Association – gws.ala.org/category/sciences

Math prodigygame.com

mathplayground.com

Math TV – Math Videos by Topic – mathtv.com

Natural Library of Virtual Manipulatives – nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

superkids.com/aweb/tools/math/index.shtml

mathgoodies.com

nrich.maths.org/primary

aaamath.com/

Social Studies National Geographic Kids – natgeokids.com/uk

learninglab.si.edu

socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/ancientcivilizations.htm

gws.ala.org/category/social-sciences

Technology appinventor.org

crunchzilla.com/code-monster

code.org

engineergirl.org

● codespark.com/play

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