On-Line Educational Resources

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History, Museums, Social Studies

Name
Website

The Louvre Museum in Paris, France https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne
The Rijks Museum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/from-home
Virtual Tour of the Great Wall of China https://www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china
The British Museum in London, UK https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/
The Big History Project https://school.bighistoryproject.com/bhplive
Bunk History https://www.bunkhistory.org/
Chrome Music Lab https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments
The Smithsonian Institution https://www.si.edu/kids
What was There – See Historical Photographs of Cities, States, or Countries. http://www.whatwasthere.com/
Ben’s Guide – Tour the US Government https://bensguide.gpo.gov/
GeoGuessr – Guess you location in Google Maps https://www.geoguessr.com/
Mission US – Interactive History Lessons https://www.mission-us.org/
Youngzine – News/Current Events for Young People https://www.youngzine.org/
BBC History for Kids https://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
Farmers Almanac for Kids https://www.almanac.com/kids
Carmen Sandiego videos, stories, and lessons for all subject areas https://www.carmensandiego.com/resources/
Interactive video earth science based curriculum supplement https://www.everyday-earth.com/
35,000 pages on the cultures and countries of the world https://www.countryreports.org/
Digital archive of history https://www.bunkhistory.org/

Nature and Zoos

Name
Website

The San Diego Zoo https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/
Yellowstone National Park https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm
Play games and learn all about animals https://switchzoo.com/

Science

Name
Website

Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover. https://accessmars.withgoogle.com/
ACS – High school chemistry https://www.acs.org/
Hands on Elementary science videos https://www.backpacksciences.com/science-simplified
Biology Simulations https://www.biologysimulations.com/simulations
CK 12 – Science, Math, Social Studies https://www.ck12.org/student/
Daily free science or cooking experiment to do at home http://www.clubscikidzmd.com/blog/
PlayMadaGames – Chemistry https://www.playmadagames.com/
Mystery Science – K-5th Science lessons https://mysteryscience.com/
Online Engineering Challenges With Things You Have At Home https://thehomeschoolscientist.com/paper-structures-engineering-challenge/
Amphibians Unit Study Resources https://premeditatedleftovers.com/naturally-frugal-mom
Crafts, Science Projects & Recepies for Children https://www.funology.com/
Alaska Wildlife Viewing Webcams http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=viewing.webcams
Great Science Podcasts https://medium.com/kidslisten/
Interactive models of the amazing human body https://www.innerbody.com/htm/body.html
Smithsonian Ocean Exploration https://ocean.si.edu/
Weather Information and Experiments http://www.weatherwizkids.com/
NASA Weather, Climate, Atmosphere, Water, Energy, Plants, and Animals https://climatekids.nasa.gov/
A human visualization platform https://human.biodigital.com/login?returnUrl=/dashboard
Learn all about cells through interactive videos and models https://www.cellsalive.com/
Fun interactive science games and experiments https://thehappyscientist.com/
Hundreds of at-home science experiments https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/experiment-library/
Space Science for Kids https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html
Learn all about the periodic table https://www.chemicool.com
Learn All About Earthquakes https://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/kids/
National Geographic Explorer Online for Elementary Students https://ngexplorer.cengage.com/ngyoungexplorer/index.html
Students directly engage in science phenomena as they solve problems https://www.tytoonline.com
Educational Science Resources https://sciencespot.net/Pages/classhome.html
Learn Physics at Home https://www.positivephysics.org/home
Interactive Simulations for Science & Math https://phet.colorado.edu/
Free Science Activities https://elementalscience.com/blogs/news/80-free-science-activities
Khan Academy – Free Science Lessons https://www.khanacademy.org/
Online Science Lessons https://mysteryscience.com/
Games to Reinforce Chemistry Concepts https://www.playmadagames.com/
Free Daily Science Experiments http://www.clubscikidzmd.com/blog/
Dozens of Free Science Websites https://homeschoolgameschool.com/

Foreign Languages

Name
Website

Spanish https://www.difusion.com/campus/
Chinese learning activities https://chalkacademy.com/
Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, and Latin https://conjuguemos.com/

Art & Music

Name
Website

A large selection of fun songs to help teach preschool and kindergarten students https://www.songsforteaching.com/preschoolkindergarten.htm
Lets kids play instruments online https://www.virtualmusicalinstruments.com/
Art Games for Kids, Arts Education Resources for Teachers, and much more! https://artsology.com/
A wonderful, endlessly detailed way to get kids engaged in the world of art https://www.metmuseum.org/art/online-features/metkids/
Entertaining and informative introduction to art and art history. https://www.nga.gov/education/kids.html
Online Coloring Pages https://www.thecolor.com/
Pre-K Through 5th Grade All-Subject Games https://www.turtlediary.com/
Elementary Music Resources https://www.quavermusic.com/info/at-home-resources/
Learn to Play an Instrument at Home https://prodigiesmusic.com/
Music Theory Online https://www.musictheory.net/
Free Music Experiments https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments
Ear Training and Music Theory https://trainer.thetamusic.com/en

Language Arts

Name
Website

Math and Reading games https://www.funbrain.com/
Phonics skills https://www.starfall.com/h/
Favorite kids books read by famous people https://www.storylineonline.net
Math and Reading games https://www.abcya.com/
Math and Language games https://www.arcademics.com/
Games to get “into the book” https://reading.ecb.org/
Reading passages for grades 3-12, with reading comprehension questions https://www.commonlit.org/
Grammar practice for middle grades https://www.classroomcereal.com/
Fun with Grammar https://www.grammaropolis.com/
Explore Magic Treehouse Books Online https://www.magictreehouse.com/
Randomly generates 356,300,262,144 story starters https://thestorystarter.com/
Free Children’s Stories Ages 3-12 https://www.freechildrenstories.com/
Fun Online Phonics https://www.funfonix.com/
Grades 1-4 Spelling Practice https://www.spellingtraining.com/
Poetry and Music Resources https://www.thewell.world/mindful-music/
Free printables library with activities for children 0-6 https://www.littlesparkcompany.com/printables-library
Free Reading Games Grades 2-8 https://www.squigglepark.com/dreamscape/
Engaging reading game for grades 2-8 https://www.squigglepark.com/dreamscape/
Downloadable/Printable Books https://dogonalogbooks.com/printables/
Free printable K-8 Reading and Math activity packs https://www.curriculumassociates.com/
Grammar Practice in Printable Short Stories https://www.classroomcereal.com/

Math

Name
Website

Math and Reading games https://www.funbrain.com/
Math practice from counting to algebra and geometry http://www.mathscore.com/
Math and Reading games https://www.abcya.com/
Math and Language games https://www.arcademics.com/
Math as a fun part of your daily family routine http://bedtimemath.org/
Elem Math through 6th grade https://boddlelearning.com/
Geometry https://www.canfigureit.com/
Free printable K-8 Reading and Math activity packs https://www.curriculumassociates.com/supporting-students-away-from-school
K-12 Math & Logic Problems https://aplusclick.org/
Math Games http://www.mathchimp.com/
Alcumus https://artofproblemsolving.com/alcumus
Short videos about numbers that help kids explore complex math topics https://www.numberphile.com/
Math Games Galore https://gridclub.com/
Crack ciphers, discover secrets, and improve your math skills! https://www.cryptoclub.org/
K-6 Math Games https://www.mathplayground.com/
Math and Coding Games https://www.mangahigh.com/en-us/
Math Practice and Games https://xtramath.org/#/home/index
Free Resources for Learning Personal Finance https://www.ngpf.org/
Elementary Math Practice and Games https://www.mathplayground.com/
Enter your math problem or search term https://www.mathcelebrity.com/online-math-tutor.php
Free Math Lessons https://www.khanacademy.org/
Free printable K-8 Reading and Math activity packs https://www.curriculumassociates.com/
K-8 online math program that looks at how a student is solving problems https://www.dreambox.com/at-home

Educational Games

Name
Website

Read, play games, and hang out with Dr. Seuss https://www.seussville.com/
Crafts, activities, mazes, dot to dot, etc https://www.allkidsnetwork.com/
Fun games, recipes, crafts, activities https://www.highlightskids.com/
Educational games K-12 https://www.breakoutedu.com/funathome

Other Educational Websites

Name
Website

Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs https://www.farmfood360.ca/
Indoor Activities for busy toddlers https://busytoddler.com/2020/03/indoor-activities/
PBS Kids https://pbskids.org/
300,000+ FREE printable worksheets from toddlers to teens https://www.123homeschool4me.com/home-school-free-printables/
National Geographic https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/
Voice based learning… learn through Alexa https://bamboolearning.com/resources
35,000 pages of online content on the cultures and countries of the world https://www.countryreports.org/
Free classes from leading universities and companies https://www.coursera.org/
Digital learning content for preschool through high school https://www.curriki.org/
Toddler and Preschool Ideas https://preschoolinspirations.com
Online Jigsaw Puzzles https://www.jigsawexplorer.com/
Coding with Star Wars https://code.org/starwars
All Subjects Educational Resources https://www.ducksters.com
Financial Literacy https://www.teachbanzai.com/
Flashcards covering many subjects https://www.brainscape.com/
Kids Graphic Design Website http://www.kidsthinkdesign.org/
Learn About Counting and Coin Collecting from the US Mint https://www.usmint.gov/learn/kids
Ask Dr. Universe https://askdruniverse.wsu.edu/
Cool Kid Facts https://www.coolkidfacts.com/
Computer Coding Ages 4-10 https://www.kodable.com/
Free flashcards, coloring pages, and worksheets https://supersimple.com/
Activity Resource Ideas and Tips for Early Childhood Educators and Parents http://www.preschoolexpress.com
Helpful Tech Terms and Technology Resources https://www.wgu.edu/blog/it-glossary-tech-tools-kids2001.html

Popular online learning platforms

Name
Website

Subject

Cost

AK Remote Learning Resources https://www.aklearns.org/educational-resources Various Free
Time for Learning https://www.time4learning.com All $19.99 Per Month
Khan Academy http://www.khanacademy.com All Free
ALEKS Math https://www.aleks.com Math $19.99 Per Month
Scholastic https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html Various Free
Elephant Learning https://www.elephantlearning.com Math $35.00 Per Month
Adventure Academy https://www.adventureacademy.com Various $9.99 Per Month
Starfall https://www.starfall.com K-3 Grades $35.00 Per Month
IXL https://www.ixl.com All $19.99 Per Month
Shmoop https://www.shmoop.com All $14.99 Per Month
Reading Eggs https://www.readingeggs.com Reading $9.99 Per Month
Mystery Science https://www.mysteryscience.com Science Varies
Free Online Resources http://www.openculture.com/ Various Free

Free Reading Resources

Name
Website

Books/Reading Resources http://read.gov
Audible–Kids Stories https://stories.audible.com/start-listen
National Emergency Library http://blog.archive.org/2020/03/24/
Books/Reading Resources https://archive.org/
Books/Reading Resources https://manybooks.net/
Books/Reading Resources https://www.ace.edu/blog/post/2018/11/06/an-exhaustive-list-of-free-reading-resources-for-teachers
Project Gutenburg – Free Books https://www.gutenberg.org/
Free Audio Stories https://www.storynory.com/
Recorded Books https://www.recordedbooks.com
Librivox-Free Audio Books https://librivox.org/
Alaska Digital Library https://adl.overdrive.com/
Educational Content Material https://newsela.com/
Educational Content Material https://www.educatorstechnology.com/
Books/Reading Resources https://blog.reallygoodstuff.com/11-free-reading-websites-for-kids/
Books/Reading Resources https://www.storylineonline.net/
Books/Reading Resources http://www.magickeys.com/books/
Media Reviews & Information https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
Books/Reading Resources https://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2008/01/26/the-best-websites-for-intermediate-readers/
Books/Reading Resources https://www.hathitrust.org/
Books/Reading Resources http://www.rif.org
Books/Reading Resources https://openlibrary.org/
Books/Reading Resources https://www.rd.com/culture/read-books-for-free-online/

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