Please note that the following websites have not been individually vetted.  

Remote Learning/Instruction

Digital Classroom Resources:  How to Achieve Virtual Student Engagement Today.

NH Department of Education 

NH Learns Remotely

Virtual Learning Structures

Digital Resource to Engage Learners In and Out of the Classroom

Ditch that Textbook – 70 elearning activities, templates and tutorials

The Edublogger – a resource for teaching online due to school closures

PBL Works – Using PBL in Remote Learning

Read-At-Home Plan for Student Success K-3

All Subject Areas

ABCya! – Educational games for grades PreK through 6 that will keep kids engaged and having fun. Topics include math, reading, typing, just-for-fun logic games.

ASU Library:  Lessons – A variety of Lesson Plans from Angelo State University,

BrainPop – Animated Educational Site for Kids in the areas of Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology.

BrainPop JrAnimated Educational Site for Kids in the areas of Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology. (Grades K-3)

Continuity of Learning Programs – 100 Free Online Courses for K – 12th Grade

Curriki Resource Library – Free open source resource library.

Digital Public Library of America – An online collection of millions of primary sources, photographs, maps, manuscripts, and books.

Discovery Education:  United Streaming – Videos, documentaries, or photographs pertaining to your content.

Ed Helper – Teacher resources organized by subject matter and grade (Grades K-9)

EdShelf – Socially-curated directory of education websites, mobile apps and desktop programs (Grades K-12)

Education at the Smithsonian – Digital resources from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 major research centers, the National Zoo and more.  This link takes you to “How to Search” a topic.

Funbrain – Hundreds of games, books, comics, and videos that develop skills in math, reading, problem-solving and literacy for students Pre-K through grade 8.

HippoCampus – Multimedia lessons and course materials to assist students

Kahoot – Free game-based classroom learning platform

TeacherVision – Lessons and printables for all subject and grades PreK through 12

Wonderopolis – created by the National Center for Families Learning in 2010, the website has over 2000 Wonders of the Day covering a vast range of topics.

Art and Music

Art

Arts EdgeARTSEDGE is the Kennedy Center’s free digital learning platform for arts education. The site includes lesson plans, guides, audio stories, video clips

ArtsologyGames, investigations and printables. 

Boca Raton Museum of Art – Downloadable lesson plans for specific images.

MFA for Educators – Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  Gather artwork and resources (images, documents and web links) for your lessons.  Browse lessons developed by MFA staff and other teachers.

NY Metropolitan Museum – Online and print resources including lesson plans

Phildelphia Museum of Art – Lesson plans, object resources, themed resources and exhibition materials are available.

Music

Band Music PDF Library – Preserves and shares band music from the Golden Age

Carnegie Hall – Online resources for music teachers including lesson plans and activities, summative, and formative assessments, video examples, and best practices. (Grades K-5)

Free Scores – Free sheet music.  Sort by instrument, genres, or composer.

Incredibox – a music app that lets you create your own music with the help of a crew of animated beatboxers.

The Digital Concert Hall – Over ten years of orchestral concerts from the Berliner Philharmoniker.

Smart Music – A list of online resources for music teachers including blogs, podcast and much more.

Songsterr – Guitar, bass and drum tabs & chords with free online tab player.

uJam – Free site for generating podcasts or songs

Ultimate Guitar – a large collection of  tabs and chords for guitar

English/Language Arts/Literacy/

826 Digital – Teaching resources and student writing samples, as well as a series of lessons in social-emotional areas. (Grades 9-12)

AdLit – Adolescent literacy resources for parents and educators of kids in grades 4-12

Arcademics – Skill-building educational games for students in grades 1 – 6.

Epic! Digital library for kids ages 12 & under offering unlimited access to 35,000 of the best children’s books.

Grammar Bytes – A wide range of resources that include power points, worksheets and games relating to grammar

National Geographic KidsA website that has animal reading and games.

Poetry Foundation – Classic to modern poems and information on the authors.

RazKidsProvides comprehensive leveled reading resources for students. Kids can access their leveled text through an interactive learning portal designed to keep them motivated and engaged. (LOGIN INFORMATION REQUIRED)

Read Write Think –  Practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.

ReadWorksReading comprehension activities for Kindergarten to 12th Grade.

Rivet – A reading practice app with over 3,500 free leveled books designed for children who are learning to read.

Socrative – a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational games and exercises.  (Grades -12)

StorynoryReading activities for grades 1 – 8.

Spelling CityA K-12 game-based learning site and app that offers 40+ engaging vocabulary, spelling, phonics, and writing activities to build reading comprehension. The program is used by tens of thousands of schools, teachers, parents, and homeschoolers.

VisuWords – An on-line graphic dictionary that will engage students and teachers of all levels in word choice and word relationships.

World Library – Global library of primary sources

Global Education

100 People:  A World Portrait – Entire global neighborhood represented through photographs and stories, creating a multi-media traveling exhibition.

Newspaper Global Map – Newspapers from around the world that can be read in the host country language or translated to English.  Compare perspectives on world events.

List of Free Online Subscriptions

Amazing Educational Resources – List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions due to School Closing

Kids Activities – Another List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions due to School Closings

Scholastic Learn at Home – Day by day projects to keep kids reading, thinking and growing.

Mathematics

Arcademics – Skill-building educational games for students in grades 1 – 6.

Banzai! – Online financial literacy courses designed for children ages 8 – 16+.

Desmos Calculator – a free online scientific calculator with advance features for evaluation percentages, fractions, exponential functions, logarithms, trigonometry, and more.  Video demo

DreamboxDreamBox Learning is an online software provider that focuses on mathematics education at the elementary and middle school level. (LOGIN INFORMATION REQUIRED)

Mathalicious – Real world applications to develop understanding and engagement.  (Grade 6-12)

Math Game Time Collection of fun, educational math games for students Pre-K through 7th grade.

MathGames by Teach by Me Online games and printable worksheets offering math practice for pre-K to grade 8.

Math Playground Collection of math games for grades 1 – 6 on a wide variety of math topics, from problem solving and mathematical art to real world math and thinking games.

ProdigyProdigy is a free, adaptive math game that integrates common-core math (grades 1-7) into a fantasy style game that students love playing.

We Are Teachers – 60+ Websites for Teaching and Learning Math

XtraMath – Supplemental math activities.

Online Read Alouds

Storyline Online – Streamed videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s book

Storytime with Ryan & Craig – Ryan Lagod and Craig Tovey are two family-friendly comedians who read aloud children’s books with silly voices, big emotions, and sometimes improvised songs!

The Liv Bits – Interactive Reading Aloud

Physical Education/Health

Action for Healthy Kids – Game On Activity Library related to PE, physical activity and play.  (Elementary through High School)

GoNoodle – Movement and mindfulness activities.

Science

Dynamic Periodic Table – Interactive Periodic Table of the elements

Garbology – An interactive website that answers the question, “Where should my waste go?”

Journey North:  Connecting Student to Animal Migration – A platform for students to connect with people who are following specific migration patterns of animals.  Seasonal patterns are a particular focus.

Interactive Solar System – Free online model of solar system and night sky.

Mystery DougOnline science video lessons.

Mystery Science – Popular Mini-Lessons (15-20 minutes, all digital) and Full Lessons (45-90 minutes, w/hand-on activities)

Social Studies

15 Minute History – A history podcast devoted to short, accessible discussions of important topics in world history.

270 to Win – Interactive Presidential Election Map

Banzai! – Online financial literacy courses designed for children ages 8 – 16+.

Library of Congress:  Lesson Plans – Find Library of Congress lesson plans and more that meet Common Core Standards, state content standards, and the standards of national organizations.

Newsela – Daily vetted news articles with LEXILE levels to match your students’s reading proficiency.  Run by educators. (Grades: Upper Elementary through high school)

Socrative – a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational games and exercises.  (Grades -12)

Standford History Education Group:  Free Curriculum – Free access to lessons, assessments and curriculum collections.

World Library – Global library of primary sources

Special Education

AAA Math – website filled with free, easy-to-understand math lessons and interactive pages.

Adapting for Autism – Resources, materials and tips for working with children with autism.

 Do2Learn – Provides students with activities, including songs, games, seasonal arts, crafts and more.  Teacher resources include a teacher toolbox, behavior management plans, literacy tools, and special education projects. xperts in the field of special education design the information and materials provided on Do2Learn. The strategies are specially designed for students with special needs, especially those with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder, and other disabilities that affect learning, social skills, communication and self-regulation

FunBrain – Students with learning disabilities can watch lesson videos and practice their skills in games.  (Grades K-8)

Into the Book – Engaging reading comprehension activities in English and Spanish.  Short, 15-minute videos are included to teach important reading strategies like visualization and summarizing.

IXL – A dynamic, immersive website offering adaptive learning for students with disabilities. (Prek-12 Grades)

ProdigyProdigy is a free, adaptive math game that integrates common-core math (grades 1-7) into a fantasy style game that students love playing.

Reading Rockets – Website devoted to providing research-based activities that help struggling readers.  There is an extensive library of lessons centered on fluency, oral language, phonemic awareness, reading comprehension, and other literacy skills.

Teacher Vision – free curriculum strategies and classroom management techniques.  materials,

Virtual Field Trips

12 Museum Virtual Tours – Google Arts & Culture teamed up with over 500 museums/galleries around the world to bring everyone virtual tours and online exhibits of some of the most famous museums around the works.

Discovery Education – Virtual Field Trips

Google Doc  List of Virtual Tours – Ten virtual tours:San Diego Zoo, Yellowstone, Mars, Animal Cameras, Farm Tour, US Space and Rocket Museum, Discovery Education, The Louvre, The Great Wall of China, Boston Children’s Museum.

Hello Giggles – Virtual Museum Tours

World Languages

French-English On Line Dictionary 

LeMonde – French online newspaper

PBS World Languages – videos, interactive lessons, media gallery, audio, and documents for Spanish, Japanese, French, German and Chinese. (Grades K throug 13+)

World Language Cafe – French and Spanish lesson plans, world language games, interactive notebook flashcards, videos and more

ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Everfi – Digital curricula that includes interactive, game-based lessons to help prepare students for success in the real world.

Khan Academy – Offers personalized learning activities in the subjects of math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.

Minecraft: Education Edition – A game-based learning platform that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive digital environment.

PBS KIDS – Educational games and videos from PBS KIDS shows.

PBS Learning MediaFree standards-aligned videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more.

Rockalingua – Music based Spanish learning activities. 

RSS Digital Resources WebpageAdditional digital resources listed here.

SAT Practice Thousands of practice questions, videos, lessons, and hints plus study and test-taking tips and strategies created in partnership with Khan Academy and The College Board. (Note: You will need to log in or sign up for a free Khan Academy account to start your test).

Scholastic Learn at HomeOnline cross-curricular journeys. Every day includes four separate learning experiences, each built around a thrilling, meaningful story or video.

Short Stories for Children – Stories, fairy-tales, fables, and nursery rhymes for children.

Spelling CityA K-12 game-based learning site and app that offers 40+ engaging vocabulary, spelling, phonics, and writing activities to build reading comprehension. The program is used by tens of thousands of schools, teachers, parents, and homeschoolers.

StoryboardThat – StoryboardThat is a website (and Chrome app) that lets kids create storyboards for learning or fun

StorynoryReading activities for grades 1 – 8.

Story OnlineA children’s literacy website which streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books accompanied by animated illustrations.

Typing Club Typing and keyboarding practice website (and Chrome and mobile app) with lessons and incentives that help kids learn to touch-type (typing using all fingers, without looking at the keyboard).

 

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

ABCya! – Educational games for grades PreK through 6 that will keep kids engaged and having fun. Topics include math, reading, typing, just-for-fun logic games.

Art for Kids Hub –  Art lessons for kids, including how to draw for kids.

CircleTime FunInteractive yoga, music, art, play, cooking and science circle-time type sessions for young children ages 0-6 and their families. Free access offered with code: homefun1

Crayola Kids’ PlaygroundCollection of fun, creative activities and games. 

Khan Academy KidsA site for children ages two to seven to practice early literacy, reading, writing, language, and math, while encouraging creativity and building social-emotional skills.

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems  – Draw, doodle, and explore new ways of writing with Kennedy Center Education Artist-In-Residence, Mo Willems.

Raising the Next Frida Kahlo or Pablo Picasso:  Milestones Toward Drawing – An explanation of the three basic stages of drawing.

Scolastic Learn at Home – Day-by-day projects

Spelling CityA K-12 game-based learning site and app that offers 40+ engaging vocabulary, spelling, phonics, and writing activities to build reading comprehension. The program is used by tens of thousands of schools, teachers, parents, and homeschoolers.

Talking is Teaching:  Talk, Read, Sing – Early Childhood Resources for Families

Time to Come In, Bear:  A Children’s Story About Social Distancing –  A story about social distancing and explaining the time away from friends.