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Core Knowledge – “The Core Knowledge Foundation provides open access to content-rich curriculum materials for preschool through grade 8, including Core Knowledge Curriculum Series, with many materials available and many more in development.”

Discovery K12 – Free online homeschool curriculum for K12 students worldwide

Easy Peasy All-in-One Homeschool – “We exist to help families homeschool. We enable families to homeschool who thought they couldn’t because of a lack of finances, a lack of time, or a lack of know-how. Others join EP just because it’s easy and fun and they’re confident of the quality of education. EP seeks to free families from the burden of pursuing the “perfect” and encourages them to let it be “enough.” Each family and each child is different and we seek to provide the resources to enable your family to be who you were created to be.

Education.com

Evan-Moor – (Free Resources available)  Since 1979, Evan-Moor has been helping children learn. We create materials for the classroom, homeschool, and at-home enrichment materials for children ages 4 – 14 or grades PreK-8th grade. Evan-Moor titles have been used in over one million U.S. classrooms and over 90 countries worldwide. We offer over 400 titles across subject areas including, language arts, reading, writing, math, science, social studies and the arts. Our materials are available in print and digital format, based on the latest standards and educational best practices. Free educational resources, free classroom resources, free homeschooling activities, free activities for kids, Evan-Moor free PDFs, Evan-Moor free e-books

Khan Academy – a nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere

Starfall– Starfall.com® opened in September 2002 as a free public service to teach children to read. Since then it has expanded to include language arts and mathematics for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, and third grade. Starfall’s emphasis on phonemic awareness, systematic sequential phonics, and common sight words in conjunction with audiovisual interactivity has proven effective in teaching emergent readers. Starfall activities are research-based and align with Individual and Common Core State Standards in English language arts and mathematics.

Super Teacher Worksheets – This is one of our top go-to websites for worksheets. We love the simple design of the worksheets for our kids with ADHD and Processing Issues. 

Teachers Pay Teachers – Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials. There are many free options available.

Watch Know Learn – Free Educational Videos  

We Are Teachers – Free printablesEvan-Moor – (Free Resources available)  Since 1979, Evan-Moor has been helping children learn. We create materials for the classroom, homeschool, and at-home enrichment materials for children ages 4 – 14 or grades PreK-8th grade. Evan-Moor titles have been used in over one million U.S. classrooms and over 90 countries worldwide. We offer over 400 titles across subject areas including, language arts, reading, writing, math, science, social studies and the arts. Our materials are available in print and digital format, based on the latest standards and educational best practices.

Free Online Art Classes – “I have created this website from over fifty years of experience as an artist, art instructor and cookbook author. My  step-by-step videos show you how to master skills in drawing, painting, collage, printmaking and more.”

Garden of Praise – Famous Paintings and Art Appreciation

Duolingo  – “Learning with Duolingo is fun and addictive. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level up. Our bite-sized lessons are effective, and we have proof that it works,”

 

Free Resources

Imagineering in a Box – Disney’s Imagineering in a Box allows you to explore different aspects of theme park design, from characters to ride development. Get ready to bring your own magic as you design a theme park of your very own!

Pixar in a Box –  Pixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.

Read Theory – Personalized reading comprehension exercises for K-12 and ESL Students

MathAntics – “Great resources that make math a little easier for everyone. We’ve heard from many students who have struggled and we know that math anxiety is a real thing. It’s our sincere hope that our videos will reduce the stress of learning math by making it easier to understand and by keeping it fun and lighthearted.”

Homeschool Math.netHomeschoolMath.net is a comprehensive math resource site for homeschooling parents, parents, and teachers that includes free math worksheets, lessons, online math games lists, ebooks, a curriculum guide, reviews, and more. The resources emphasize understanding of concepts instead of mechanical memorization of rules.

E Equals MCQ – Downloadable 36-week Life Science Textbook for Free! These e-books provide a thorough science education for children of all ages.

Generation Genius – “Generation Genius is a science teaching resource that brings school science standards to life through fun and educational videos paired with lesson plans, activities, quizzes, reading material, discussion questions and more. Our videos are filmed in Hollywood, produced in partnership with the National Science Teaching Association, and have been aligned to standards in all 50 states. We cover 100% of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for grades K-5 and will be adding grades 6-8 in Fall 2020 as well as math in the coming years. Generation Genius is a public benefit corporation.”

Mystery Science – “Open and go lessons that inspire kids to love science.”

National Geographic Kids – “Easy-to-Read Articles, Amazing Photos & Fun Games. Give your kid the world!”

PBS Learning Media Science – Explore natural phenomena and scientific practices with videos, lesson plans, and interactive tools.

Bill of Rights Institute –  “Established in September 1999, the Bill of Rights Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization that works to engage, educate, and empower individuals with a passion for the freedom and opportunity that exist in a free society. The Institute develops educational resources and programs for a network of more than 50,000 educators and 70,000 students nationwide.”

EduHam At Home -An Extension Of The Hamilton Education Program (EduHam), Which Has Served More Than 160,000 Students Across The Country Since 2016. Through EduHam, Students Study Primary Source Documents From The Founding Era, Learn How Lin-Manuel Miranda Used Such Documents To Create The Musical Hamilton, And Finally Create Their Own Original Performance Pieces Based On The Same Material.

EduHam At Home Provides A Family Version Of EduHam That Can Be Accomplished Outside Of A School Setting. It Will Continue To Be Available Through August 2020

iCivics –  For 10 years iCivics has engaged students in meaningful civics learning

PBS American Experience – “On air and online, the series brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America’s past and present. Acclaimed by viewers and critics alike, American Experience documentaries have been honored with every major broadcast award, including 30 Emmy Awards, four duPont-Columbia Awards, and 18 George Foster Peabody Awards; the series received an Academy Award® nomination for Best Documentary Feature in 2015 for Last Days in Vietnam.”

PBS NewsHour – “Using the standards and resources of PBS’s NewsHour, PBS NewsHour Extra provides middle and high school students and teachers with quality educational resources based on current issues and events.”

The Kids Should See This -“Webby award-winning collection of over 4,500 kid-friendly videos, curated for teachers and parents who want to share smarter, more meaningful media in the classroom and at home. Selections are grown-up-friendly, too. And thanks to our members, it’s free for everyone.

Classroom Antarctica – “Classroom Antarctica is a comprehensive online teaching resource produced by the Australian Antarctic Division with lesson plans aimed at grades 3 to 8. Ideas contained in Classroom Antarctica will stimulate your students’ interest in real-world applications for science, mathematics and studies of society and environment, inspiring and engaging your students in learning.”

44 North 93 West – “My name is Christian Gilbert and I am a World Geography Teacher at Waconia Middle School. I’m very glad that you have found my online classroom and hope that as a parent or student, you “bookmark” the site and use it as much as possible during your semester in my class. 44north93west.com is THE MOST Helpful resource for students (and families) to be successful in learning. I have personally created this online presence to encourage a deeper understanding of Geography & the world around us.”

Kids World Travel Guide – “A unique Kids World Travel Guide for Kids and Parents, for Children, Students and Teachers. Our Kids World Travel Guide shall tell you about countries and people and will provide great tips and advice for your family holidays around the world. In this world travel guide for kids the travel information for children was researched thoroughly by parents and children who love to travel.”

National Geographic Student Matinees – “National Geographic Explorers, photographers, filmmakers, and scientists embody the importance of living curious, responsible, and empowered lives. We’re proud to present these inspiring role models through our student matinees. Matinee presentations are approximately one hour long and include a short question and answer session with the speaker after their talk. National Geographic Live Student Matinees take place in various venues around the United States and in some international locations.”

 

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