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June 10, 2020

Summer Learning Resources

Keep the learning going this summer with a list of at-home learning resources to help students and families. 

Adopted District Curriculum Accessible Online

K-5 Imagine Learning
Accessed via Rapid Identity*

K-5 Imagine Math
Accessed via Rapid Identity*

K-5 English Language Arts
Journeys, accessed via Rapid Identity*
Select the ThinkCentral app button

Grade 4 Social Studies
Studies Weekly, accessed via Rapid Identity*
Select the Studies Weekly app button

Grades 3 and 5 Social Studies
Into Social Studies (Kid’s Discover Magazines), accessed via Rapid Identity*
Select the Ed Your Friend in Learning app button

High School History
CWP – Upfront Magazine, accessed via Rapid Identity*
Select the Scholastic App button

High School U.S. Government and High School World History
Accessed via Rapid Identity*
Select the McGraw Hill app button

*To access Rapid Identity, go to www.ksd.org, select "Students" in the green menu bar and toggle to "Rapid Identity."

Additional Online Resources

Math

Starfall | PreK-3
Lessons, games and songs focused on reading and math. Some content is free; some is fee-based.
Website link: starfall.com

FunBrain | PreK-8
Games, reading and math activities, videos and more.
Website link: funbrain.com

Greg Tang Math Games | K-5
Online math games
Website link: gregtangmath.com

I Know It | K-5
Fee-based site with math lessons and activities.
Website link: www.iknowit.com

Mr. Pie the Math Guy | K-5
Website by a KSD teacher with links to math resources
Website link: sites.google.com/site/mrpiethemathguy

Math Blaster | K-5
Practice math facts using games.
Website link; www.mathblaster.com

Multiplication | K-5
Self-correcting math quizzes.
Website link: bit.ly/39VPUsB

Prodigy | K-8
Learn math while playing a fantasy game.
Website link: play.prodigygame.com

Khan Academy | K-12
Free online courses available for all grade levels.
Website link: khanacademy.org

We Are Teachers | K-12
Aggregated list of websites for teaching and learning math.
Website link: bit.ly/2QkqflA

Science

Mystery Doug | K-5
Free science lessons and videos for K-5.
Website link: mysterydoug.com

Khan Academy | K-12
Free online courses available for all grade levels.
Website link: khanacademy.org

Hour of Code | K-12
Computer coding activities and lessons for grades K-12.
Website link; code.org

Scratch | K-12
Students create code combining math and technology
Website link: https://scratch.mit.edu/

Discovery Education | 9-12
Resources and instructional materials on viruses and outbreaks.
Website link: discoveryeducation.com

English Language Arts

Seussville | PreK-2
Books and reading activities
Website link: seussville.com

Squiggle Park | PreK-3
Reading game for early learners.
Website link: squigglepark.com

Starfall | PreK-3
Lessons, games and songs focused on reading and math. Some content is free; some is fee-based.
Website link: starfall.com

FunBrain | PreK-8
Games, reading and math activities, videos and more.
Website link: funbrain.com

Epic | K-5
Digital library for kids 12 and younger.
Website link: getepic.com

Into the Book | K-5
Lesson plans, activity guides and more.
Website link: reading.ecb.org/

Story Online | K-5
Stream videos featuring actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and more.
Website linkstorylineonline.net

Florida Center for Reading Research | K-5
Activities for use in grades K-5 on topics from phonics to expository text structure. A teacher resource guide also is included.
Website link: https://www.fcrr.org/resources/resources_sca.html

Teach Your Monster to Read | K-5
A free online game that covers everything from letters and sounds to reading full sentences.
Website link: teachyourmonstertoread.com

Reading A-Z | K-5
Thousands of downloadable, projectable, printable teacher materials, covering all skills necessary for reading instruction.
Website link: readinga-z.com

Newsela | K-12
Content for students to access on a variety of topics.
Website link: newsela.com

CommonLit | 3-12
Free collection of reading passages in all literary and nonfiction genres for grades 3-12.
Website link: commonlit.org

Dual Language

Bartolo | K-2
Games, lessons and other activities in Spanish.
Website link: bartolo.cl

Brain Pop | K-2
Science lessons and resources in Spanish.
Website link: esp.brainpop.com/ciencia/

Engage NY Math | K-2
Math lessons available in Spanish. (Click on each module and find Spanish lessons available under downloadable resources).
Website link for kindergarten lessons: http://bit.ly/2xGudyA
Website link for first grade lessons: http://bit.ly/2xGudyA
Website link for second grade lessons: http://bit.ly/2IVXNCx

Happy Learning Math | K-2
Math lessons and resources in Spanish
Website link: happylearning.tv/matematicas/

PBS Kids Math | K-2
Math games available in Spanish
Website link: https://to.pbs.org/2xOK7Y1

Mi Mundo en Palabras | K-3
Un material interactivo para aprender vocabulario de un modo lúdico, diseñado para niños de 7 a 9 años que empiezan a estudiar español.
Website link: http://bit.ly/2QkX6Xt

Arbol USA | K-5
Juegos educativos y didácticos para niños
Website link: https://arbolabc.com/

Epic | K-5
Digital library for kids 12 and younger.
Website link: getepic.com

Into the Book | K-5
Lesson plans, activity guides and more.
Website link: reading.ecb.org/

Lengua y Literatura | K-5
Spanish grammar
Website link: happylearning.tv/lengua-y-literatura/

Musical Spanish Lessons | K-5
Spanish lessons through music.
Website link: rockalingua.com/

Reading A-Z | K-5
Thousands of downloadable, projectable, printable teacher materials, covering all skills necessary for reading instruction.
Website link: readinga-z.com

Newsela Español
Content for students to access on a variety of topics, in Spanish.
Website link: http://bit.ly/2TYTHzO

Exploratory

Khan Academy Kids | PreK-1
Free educational program for children ages 2 to 7.
Website link: https://www.khanacademy.org/

Starfall | PreK-3
Lessons, games and songs focused on reading and math. Some content is free and others is fee-based.
Website link: starfall.com/

FunBrain | PreK-8
Games, reading and math activities, videos and more.
Website link: funbrain.com

Outschool | PreK-12
Live online classes for ages 3-18. The program is fee-based.
Website link: outschool.com

Scholastic | PreK-12
Online learning resources for preschool through high school
Website link: http://bit.ly/2WlYtcz

PBS Games | K-3
Videos and games from PBS.
Website link: pbskids.org

Highlights Kids | K-5
Activities, jokes, games and more.
Website link: https://www.highlightskids.com/

ABCYA | K-6
Variety of learning games by grade level.
Website link: abcya.com

Typing.com | K-6
Teaching keyboard, digital literacy and coding.
Website link: typing.com

Switch Zoo | K-8
Learn about animals and play a variety of animal-centered games.
Website link: https://switchzoo.com/

National Geographic Kids | K-8
Games, videos and more.
Website link: kids.nationalgeographic.com

Typing Club | K-12
Free resource on touch typing.
Website link: typingclub.com

Smithsonian | K-12
Tour of the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., without leaving home.
Website link: naturalhistory.si.edu/visit/virtual-tour

30 Virtual Field Trips | K-12
Take virtual tours of sites from the San Diego Zoo to the Great Wall of China.
Website link: bit.ly/2Qm9mqW

33 National Park Virtual Tours | K-12
Visit some of the country's most beautiful national parks without leaving home.
Website link: bit.ly/2WiBwa8

12 Museums from Around the World | K-12
Follow the link to virtually tour museums from around the world.
Website link: http://bit.ly/2QlTkx6

Social Emotional Learning

Character Strong | K-12
Digital toolkit to build compassion, reduce anxiety and provide character development education.
Website link: curriculum.characterstrong.com/ver_overview/
Username: resources
Password: kindness