Subject: English

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Listenwise offers podcast style short stories for grades 2-12

Listenwise offers podcast style short stories for grades 2-12

Listenwise features thousands of 3-6 minute curriculum-aligned podcast style stories for students in grades 2-12. The site offers interactive transcripts of stories, so students can read and listen simultaneously. There is also a quiz feature, which embeds a quiz that is automatically scored into the lesson. Teachers can assign customized material at students’ lexile levels,...

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Free Article of the Week assignments

Free Article of the Week assignments

Kelly Gallagher’s site, Building Deeper Readers & Writers, features an extensive collection of current event articles that Gallagher assigned to students during the school year. Each assignment features the article as well as discussion questions that are geared at high school students. These can be used for at-home learning or for distance learning as well...

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Learning Without Tears offers free, bilingual at-home learning packets

Learning Without Tears offers free, bilingual at-home learning packets

Learning Without Tears is offering resources to help continue children’s handwriting, keyboarding, and pre-kindergarten development from home. In response to COVID-19, the site is offering at-home learning packets in both English and Spanish to support student learning during school closures. These resources include materials that are developmentally appropriate and intended to refresh concepts that students...

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Growing Book by Book features book lists, activities for young readers

Growing Book by Book features book lists, activities for young readers

Growing Book by Book is a website that features book lists, activities, and other ideas for family involvement. The site has sections for babies, toddlers, Pre-K, and beginning readers. Within each section, there is an overview of reading for that age level, age-appropriate reading activities, book lists, and more. The site is updated with new...

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Promote Conversational Learning Over a Range of Subjects

Promote Conversational Learning Over a Range of Subjects

Bamboo Learning offers free, voice-based educational applications for grade-levels K-5 covering a variety of subjects. The focus of Bamboo’s conversational learning is to provide a fun, home-based learning. Voice-based education is an interactive form of learning, which is found to be very helpful to young learners. Bamboo is compatible with Amazon devices like Alexa, Fire...

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Early Learning Academy with ABC Mouse

Early Learning Academy with ABC Mouse

Age of Learning has compiled all of ABC Mouse’s resources into one page which you can visit here. The ABC Mouse Early Learning Academy is committed to helping young children build a strong educational foundation that will grow into future academic skills and success. For grade-levels Pre K-2, this site is packed with resources for...

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Raising Standards through Creativity for Young Learners

Raising Standards through Creativity for Young Learners

Purple Mash by 2Simple is an outstanding resource containing educational materials for children between the ages 2 and 11. With Purple Mash you can find interactive open-ended activities which promote creativity, spelling and grammar, maths, and many more subjects that make at home learning “too simple”. Used in classrooms all over the world, 2Simple is...

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Pop-Culture Inspired Education

Pop-Culture Inspired Education

Young Minds Inspire uses pop culture to teach kids subjects like social studies, language arts, STEM, and more. From Pre-K to grade 12, you can find educational activities themed in some of the latest and greatest pop-culture icons like Dr. Seuss, Charlie Brown and the Peanuts, and so many more! There are digital activities, lesson...

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Sharpen Your Knowledge At Home with Seneca

Sharpen Your Knowledge At Home with Seneca

With Seneca, students can stay sharp on their math, science, and english skills at home.Ranging from the middle school to high school level, Seneca’s lessons are interactive and interesting. Along with subjects like algebra, chemistry, and physics, there is also ACT and SAT practice. You can search by subject or simply choose from one of...

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Scholastic Story Starters help students think and write creatively

Scholastic Story Starters help students think and write creatively

Scholastic offers story starters to help kids continue thinking and writing creatively at home. Students can choose from several categories including adventure, fantasy, Sci-Fi, or scrambler. After choosing their category, they will spin the wheel to get their writing prompt, choose a format for their story, and begin writing. To help your at-home learner continue...