Virtual Resources and Learning Activities


Resources

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    MATH: #MathArtChallenge -Here are links to all of the #MathArtChallenge…challenges.

    KidZone Math-offers free printable practice worksheets. 

    SCIENCE:  Mystery Science- offers free lessons broken down by grade level on fun topics

    oLogy-is a science website for kids from the American Museum of Natural History. It includes games, stories, videos, activities to do at home and more.

    ELA:  Kahoot-play fun language arts learning games

    Social Studies: Ben's Guide to the US Government-has fun digital learning adventures

    Music & Art:  Chrome Music Lab-lets users explore musical concepts and sounds

    Classics for Kids-offers videos, games, quizzes and activities about classical music composers. 

    Teaching Ideas-has fact cards about famous arts, online books with activities and printables. 

    PE & Movement:  Beach Body-has released free kids’ workouts, including Shaunt T’s Fit Kid Club.

    Breathe & Learn-is offering free online yoga classes. These classes incorporate breathing exercises, movement, story, journaling, and song.

    Chromebook Scavenger Hunt -Scavenger hunt for Chromebook - this may be beneficial for parents (and some students) who are not familiar with them. 


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Websites and Resources


Websites and Resources

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