At Home Learning Resources for FRCS Students

At Home Learning Resources

 

 

Reading Resources

 

ABCya! • Learning Games and Apps for Kids

Grades: K-6

A free website with grade-appropriate games covering skills in ELA, Math, Science and Social Studies. 

Audible.com

Grades: K-12

Free digital books, sectioned by age level. Multiple languages available. 

Epic!

Grades: K-6

A reading resource that is free for teachers and students until June 2020. You need a teacher to add your child but after that your child has access to reading  programs based on their own reading level and teachers can create quizzes if you would like. 

CommonLit

Grades: K-12

You need a teacher to add your child, but after that your child has access to reading and writing practice. 

 

Writing Resources

 

NoRedInk is on a mission to build better writers

Grades: K-12

NoRedInk builds stronger writers through interest-based curriculum, adaptive exercises, and actionable data. You will need an account for this resource. 

 

Quill.org | Interactive Writing and Grammar

Grades: K-12

Fun and Interactive Writing and Grammar Practice.  You will need an account for this resource. 

 

Math Resources

IXL 

Grades: K-12

Math practice linked to the common core. You can create a free account for the next 90 days. 

If you already have a FRCS provided Username and Password: Foxborough Regional Charter School

Play Prodigy

Grades: K-8

Fun and Interactive Math Practice. This is only free if you already have an account set up through the school. Ask your child’s teacher. 

PBS Kids

Grades: K-12

This resource provides videos and interactive activities for all grade levels, including high school math! You can sort by topic and grade level. Click the “x” when it pops up to ask you to sign into your account. 

The Stock Market Game

Grades: 7-12

A fun, free game that lets students pretend to invest and engage in the stock market. You will need to create an account. 

 

Science Resources

 

PBS Kids

Grades: K-12

Videos and Interactive Tools for multiple grades. You can sort by topic and grade level. Click the “x” when it pops up to ask you to sign into your account. 

 

Social Studies Resources

 

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers 61,596 free ebooks for Kindle, iPad, Nook, Android, and iPhone.

 

Health and Physical Education Resources

 

PBS Kids 

Grades: K-12

Videos and Interactive Tools on various health and wellness topics. You can sort by topic and grade level. Click the “x” when it pops up to ask you to sign into your account. 

 

GoNoodle

Grades: K-5

Educational games that engage students in movement. 

 

The Arts Resources

 

PBS Kids 

Grades: K-12

Find interactive activities and videos on dance, art, music, and theater. You can sort by grade level and topic. Click the “x” when it pops up to ask you to sign into your account. 

 

English Language Education/ English as a Second Language

 

ABCya! • Learning Games and Apps for Kids

A free website with grade-appropriate games covering skills in ELA, Math, Science and Social Studies. Grades range from PreK-6. 

Audible.com

Free digital books, sectioned by age level. Multiple languages available. 

 

BrainPOP ELL

BrainPOP ELL  is currently free.  It features games, activities, and animated movies designed for English language learners (ELL) students, from beginner to advanced. It provides a grammar progression and focuses on reading, writing, vocabulary building, listening, and speaking.

 

English at Home Bingo

Practice English while playing BINGO! 

 

Learn English - Online ESL Games

This is a free site for students to learn English online. There is a selection of games that students can use to practice learning English in a fun way.

 

Stuck at Home? These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours You Can Take on Your Couch (Video)

Virtual tours of museums around the world.

 

Unite for Literacy

An abundance of free digital books with narration in a variety of languages; students and families can listen in their native language and then in English.

 

Note: These resources are great, but you must create an account first. Please reach out to your child’s teacher or Amanda Goddard, agoddard@foxboroughrcs, if you would like help setting up an account. 

 

Epic!

A reading resource that is free for teachers and students until June 2020. You need a teacher to add your child but after that your child has access to reading  programs based on their own reading level and teachers can create quizzes if you would like. 

English Directions

Spanish Directions

Haitian Creole Directions

Portuguese Directions

 

IXL - English Language Learners

IXL’s personalized learning platform provides the tools needed to help English Language learners build confidence and reach new heights.

 

National Geographic Kids

Videos, quizzes, Slideshows, pictures. Lots of visual tools and resources about animals. (animal selfies is very cute!)

 

NoRedInk is on a mission to build better writers

NoRedInk builds stronger writers through interest-based curriculum, adaptive exercises, and actionable data.

 

Note: These resources are useful, but have advertisements on the page. Please monitor your child’s usage.

 

Freerice

Free Rice is an online vocabulary  game that donates 20 grains of rice to the World Food Programme (WFP) for every word that is correctly defined. 

 

Fun English Games for Kids - Free Interactive Learning Activities Online

Enjoy learning English with a wide range of fun, interactive games and activities for kids.

 

Learning Chocolate: Home

Vocabulary learning platform using images, pronunciation and game; vocabulary is grouped by category. This resource can also be translated into different languages. 

 

Mama Lisa's World of Children and International Culture

International Music and Culture         

 

Note: These resources are for families and educators. 

 

Colorin Colorado 

A bilingual website for families and educators of English Language Learners. It includes information about teaching and raising English Language Learners. 

 

English Language Learners | Reading Topics AZ

A website geared mostly toward educators, but useful for families as well! Discusses the most effective ways to teach ELL students, how to create a welcoming classroom, and ways to promote family involvement. 

 

ESL Kids lesson plans, worksheets, flashcards, songs, readers, games

Worksheets, songs, flashcards, and easy readers that students can use to practice their English

 

EWE - Easy World Of English // HOME

Practice your own English skills at home!

Multilingual parenting - families with bilingual children

A website with articles, videos, and frequently asked questions related to multilingual parenting.  

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