The BIG List of Resources for School Closures

Newly added resources are highlighted.

Our School Closure Legal Rights FAQ Page

Professional Learning

Distance Learning Professional Development (A+PEL)

List of distance learning webinars (Eduporium)

Teach Meets (Institute for SEL)

Online Teaching Platforms

Google Classroom

Edmodo

Zoom

Google Hangouts Meet (need GSuite)

Online Teaching Tools

Adobe Creative Cloud

BitPaper

Loom.com

Hapara

Pronto

Edpuzzle

Explain Everything

Nearpod

Screencastify

Freckle

Kahoot!

Glogster

BreakoutEDU

Quizlet

Typing.com

How to Teach Online

Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist (Quality Matters)

LearningKeepsGoing.org

Resources For Teaching Online Due To School Closures (Kathleen Morris)

Resources & Tips for Remote Education During School Closures (T.H.E. Journal)

List of Distance Learning Solutions (UNESCO)

Helping teachers and students make the switch to remote learning (Microsoft 365)

Remote Workers Toolkit: 30+ Productivity Apps and Tools to Help You Work Smarter, Not Harder (Zapier)

Distance Learning Tips from One Teacher to Another (PBS Learning)

Beyond Google Classroom

Lesson Content

List of Open Educational Resources

Art, Music, and Drama

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

MusicPlayOnline.com

Crayola

ArtsEdge: Kennedy Center

Coding

Tynker

Vidcode

Learning computer science when schools are closed (Code.org)

High School Computer Science Academy (Carnegie Mellon University)

Scratch

Codecademy

Elementary

ABCya!

ABCMouse

Epic!

TailorED

Scholastic

Starfall

Other Goose

Whooo’s Reading

100 Free Video Read Alouds (Indianapolis Public Library)

Storyline Online

Oxford Owl

Mystery Science

Zearn Math

Free Printable Packs (Curriculum Associates)

DK Findout!

Xtra Math

Great Minds

English/Language Arts

CommonLit

ReadWriteThink

Kelly Gallagher’s Coronavirus Unit

Newsela

Quill

Burst Into Books Free Online Book Clubs

English Language Learners

Best of the Best Resources to Support Teachers (Larry Ferlazzo)

BITS

ESLFast

ESL Cyber Listening Lab

English Interactive

ESL Galaxy

ESL Games

ESL Video

Using English

Foreign Language

Voces

Rosetta Stone

Duolingo for Schools

Math

Prodigy

Mangahigh

Free Tasks for Math (Illustrative Mathematics)

ST Math

Greg Tang Math

IXL Math


Physical Education and Health

GoNoodle

Science

Cells Alive!

BugsScope

PTable

Physics to Go

National Science Foundation

NASA STEM Engagement

ScienceKids

Kennedy Space Center -- Downloadable Resources

Kennedy Space Center -- Facebook Live Presentations

Frontiers for Young Minds

Academy@Home (California Academy of Sciences)

Bill Nye

Social Studies

Seterra

Special Education

News2youSolutions

Do2Learn

Sen Teacher

CenterVention

Boardmaker

G Suite for Diverse Learners

EdGenuity

Multiple Subjects & Ages

Albert

BrainPOP

Elementari

DiscoveryEducation

Education Perfect

Listenwise

Smithsonian Distance Learning Resources

ThoughtCo

Virtual Gifted & Talented Enrichment Support Materials (KY Association for Gifted Education)

Core Knowledge Free Curriculum

Free AP Review Classes (AP Board)

Free NYC DOE  Aligned Curriculum for Google Classroom (Teaching Matters)

BBC Bitesize

Wonderopolis

Explore Learning

Phet Interactive Simulations

Video

Khan Academy

PBS

Flocabulary

Shmoop

TeacherTube

TedEd

The Kids Should See This

How Stuff Works

Other Teaching Resources

List of educational companies offering free subscriptions

Special Education Resource Hub (National Center for Special Education in Charter Schools)

200 best free kids Educational Resources (Open Culture)


Social Emotional Learning

COVID-19 Support (Second Step)

Meditation Apps for Kids (Common Sense Media)

Free Online Mindfulness Class for Students (Mindful Schools)

Care for your Coronavirus Anxiety

Family Support

School Meal Finder (Hoonuit)

SchoolClosures.org

PBS Parents

Kids and COVID-19: What Parents Should Know (Yale School of Medicine)

Khan Academy’s Schedules for School Closures

Resources for learning from home during COVID-19 school closures (Fordham)

Free Spectrum Internet for 60 Days

Coping during COVID-19: Resources for Parents (Child Mind Institute)

FAQ about COVID-19 (National PTA)

Online Learning Resources for Parents (National Parents Union)

Coronavirus: Latest Updates and Tips (Understood.org)

Be Prepared for School Closures (Prepared Parents)

Resources for Programs and Families During School Closures (NSLA)

At-Home Activities

Stuck at Home? These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours You Can Take on Your Couch (Video)

30 Virtual Field Trips Google Doc

Kids Activities Blog

Things to Do at Home During the Closures (Principal Wade Whitehead)

100 Activities to do at Home During School Closures (Entertain Kids on a Dime)

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 March 2020 15:40