Internet sites for homework help, information and FUN!
ABCMouse : 8,500+ interactive learning activities, including books, games, puzzles, songs, art activities, and more. Best of all, children love it and actually have fun while learning. It is completely child-safe, with no advertising or links to other websites
Adventures in Familyhood - 20 virtual field trips
Amazing Educational Resources - a list of educational resources with links.
Authors Read-A-Loud - plus K - 5 activities and resources for learning at home
Books by the Bushel - free literacy activities.
Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden - live stream Home Safari once each day from its Facebook page.
EPIC - is a digital library of books aimed at children under 12. It is free for educators, and you can join free for 30 days.
Florida Center for Reading Research - many free activities.
FREE subscriptions - a list of education companies offering free services during the COVID crisis.
Khan Academy - preschool - grade 12 activities.
Learning A-Z - free Raz-Kids and/or Headsprout through the end of the school year. Make sure to subscribe to Raz-Kids for the trial.
MeL for Kids : The Michigan Electronic Library eresources designed with elementary students in mind with age appropriate content and subjects.
MSU Extension - activity books, guides and other resources to help children remain engaged in educational experiences throughout their school break.
Read Together Be Together - activities, digital storytimes, literacy tips. A reading lists, a nationwide movement developed by Penguin Random House in partnership with Parents magazine that celebrates the importance, and power, of the shared reading experience between an adult and a child. Reading aloud regularly to babies and young children is one of the most effective ways to foster early literacy and is a key factor responsible for building language and social skills.
Rivet - a free app that families can download with thousands of leveled readers. Download the app at Google Play.
Scholastic Learn at home - articles, stories, videos, and fun learning challenges free for up to 3 hours per day.
Story Online - a free literacy program where actors read to children.
Virtual Science Lessons - Michigan Science Center
What's On Today - Daily virtual events sponsored by Great Start in Wayne County.
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