Page Updated 3/21/20 8am
Check out this great article [for parents] on how to navigate/plan for kids at home during the COVID-19 closures. A great read.
"Just Let Them Play" an article for Parents
Technology Based Resources
* Looking for technology based activities? Always start with the "Students" Tab above. These are all approved educational activities for students in and out of school. *
Mylan Park Story Time ( https://flipgrid.com/721bf46f ) Listen to your favorite staff reading some of our favorite books! Enjoy!
Scholastic Learn At Home (https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html) FREE Daily Lessons for all grade levels.
GoNoodle (https://www.gonoodle.com/) Get up and get MOVING!
Cosmic Kids Yoga (https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga) Get up and moving with these yoga stories for kids of all ages. Great for a brain break!
Code.org Hour of Code (https://mpes.mono.k12.wv.us/13/Content2/1186) It's always a great day to learn to CODE!
Khan Academy (https://www.khanacademy.org/) – Khan Academy offers free courses of all grade levels to help students master subjects and accelerate their learning. Through these courses, Kahn Academy allows students to personalize their learning and learn at their own pace.
Mystery Science (https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning) FREE activities you and your student can do at home to learn grade level appropriate science content through exploration and hands on activities.
National Geographic Kids (https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/) Research and read about topics interesting to kids!
The Fab Lab ( https://www.youtube.com/thefablabhq) Science Gets A Makeover! Check out this great Youtube channel with Science and STEM activities!
PBS LearningMedia (https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/) – PBS LearningMedia provides students with free lesson plans, videos, and games aligned with standards they are learning in the classroom.
YouTube Learning Channel ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdxpofrI-dO6oYfsqHDHphw) This channel curated by Youtube features curated playlists of content to learn about timely things happening in our world. (grades 4+)
Educational Podcasts ( https://mpes.mono.k12.wv.us/13/Content2/376 ) - Podcasts are a great way for students to learn new concepts! Check out this list of amazing educational podcasts for your student.
FREE Virtual Field Trips (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/mobilebasic) Check out these great educational field trips you can take right from home!
Wonderopolis (http://wonderopolis.org/) A cool site where students can have their "wonders" answered and learn about real world topics.
Storytime with your Favorite Authors ( https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIhseSrDronKep4jLwinXQ9qeQUzb5wtb ) Check out this great playlist of authors reading the books they have written.
Doodles with Mo Willems (https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/) Mo Willems author of "The Pigeon" and the "Elephant and Piggie" books is hosting online doodle tutorials, new ones added each day at lunchtime.
Fluency and Fitness (https://fluencyandfitness.com/register/school-closures/) Sign up for a free parent account to access 30 days of fluency resources (sight words and vocab) that integrate fitness!
Screen Free/Play Based Resources
20 Screen Free Things to Do With Your Student Indoors When School Is Closed
Get Crafty with Pinterest!
STEM Maker Stations to do at Home
30 Day Calendar of LEGO Play
3 Weeks of Reading & Writing Activities for Grades 1-4
Best Hands On Activities for Families
12 Week STEM Activity Calendar
MUSIC Bingo (Music inspired daily activities)
Movement Mat (movement activities)
Indoor Scavenger Hunt / Outdoor Scavenger Hunt
At Home Brain Breaks
Spell Your Name Fitness
List Compiled by:
Jennifer Reaves TIS
Mylan Park Elementary