Grade Level: Pre-K

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Add formative assessments to virtual lessons with Peardeck

Add formative assessments to virtual lessons with Peardeck

As an increasing number of educators shift to online instruction, the need for ways to engage digitally with students has increased exponentially. One way that educators have been interacting with students from a distance is by adding Peardeck to their Google Slides. Many teachers are using this tool within Zoom lessons as a way to...

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7 free at-home learning packets for early learners

7 free at-home learning packets for early learners

Kids Master Skills is offering 7 at-home learning packets that were created by an occupational therapist for preschool and kindergarten kids. The packets include sight word practice, pencil control, writing practice, yoga cards, handwriting practice, brain breaks, and scissor skills. The packets can be downloaded for free by parents and teachers at https://www.kidsmasterskills.com/?fbclid=IwAR0Hx32iWW1MvuG9dl4biet3IAvBN7hvjn8Hmc1LWbl89I3wZgXi5uykqsc.

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Earth Day learning videos, games, and stories for Kindergarten

Earth Day learning videos, games, and stories for Kindergarten

Cool Kindergarten is offering free Earth Day videos and games for Kindergarten students. The site offers themed read alouds, learning videos, and games for students to learn about our planet. This resource can be incorporated by teachers into eLearning lessons or used by parents for enrichment at home. Help your child learn about our planet...

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Music Play offers games, simulations, online learning modules for PreK-6

Music Play offers games, simulations, online learning modules for PreK-6

On Music Play, students can play games and try simulations for instruments including the recorder, ukulele, and guitar. The site also features an online learning section filled with modules for PreK-6th grade students. These modules can be useful for educators and parents looking for music instruction materials during this period of school closure.

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Move this World offers mental health resources

Move this World offers mental health resources

Move this World features social-emotional learning resources for use in schools. In response to COVID-19, the site has created a list of activities that can help students with their mental health during this time. Some of the activities suggested include passion presentations, journal prompts, self-care bingo, conversation starters, and more. These activities can be done...

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Art history online for kids

Art history online for kids

Art History Kids is a website dedicated to teaching pre-k and k-5 children the basics of Art History. There are several great articles, blogs, activities, and games available all for free.

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101 fun things to do with preschoolers

101 fun things to do with preschoolers

As children grow from toddlers into mature preschool students, they can take part in more advanced activities and start to play with others. Here are 101 things to do with preschoolers during distance learning.

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HOMER helps develop key literacy skills through interactive program for ages 2-8

HOMER helps develop key literacy skills through interactive program for ages 2-8

HOMER is program that helps kids have fun while developing key reading skills. The personalized learning program is designed for kids ages 2-8. Skills like ABCs, phonics, sight words, writing letters, and story-telling are practiced through guided lessons. Students are able to listen to stories, participate in interactive learning games, draw, paint, and create their...

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Holiday House offers lessons and resources for parents, educators, kids, and librarians

Holiday House offers lessons and resources for parents, educators, kids, and librarians

Holiday House has compiled resources to help kids learn and grow during school closures. The company has reproducible activities and lesson plans for teachers, librarians, booksellers, and parents. They have also compiled a complete list of Holiday House eBooks that are available from a variety of sources. Other resources offered for educators include guided reading...