BrainPOP – BrainPOP is a fantastic resource for students. They are providing free access for the duration of our schools closure.
Khan Academy – Kahn Academy is a free online collection of lesson, exercises quizzes and more covering a broad range of topics.They have an information page for parents and teachers on how to use their resources during a school closure.
PBS Learning – An always free repository of lessons, videos and activities.
Amazing Education Resources – This Facebook group is maintaining a list of companies offering free subscriptions during school closures.
Virtual Field Trips – Travelandleisure.com has links to virtual field trips for 12 famous museums: https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours?fbclid=IwAR3FMVLStCzYe9PZ1EgOR3uqjYeeDrVVTpwvLEJm13dXajONEo4ALUb3LH0
Age of Learning: Please follow this link to view the introductory letter and get the school code. Available in English and Spanish.
Fun and Free Ways to Learn from home:
- Social Studies
Visit your School’s Library Website – The various school library’s website have a number of excellent resources to extend learning. Don’t stop with just you or your student’s school library, check them all out. And don’t forget to check out the Jones Library.
- Crocker Farm Library
- Fort River Library
- Wildwood Library
- Amherst-Pelham Regional Middle School Library
- Amherst-Pelham Regional High School Library
Internet Access – Comcast (Xfinity) is offering two moths of free internet service to new customers via their Internet Essentials program. Please note that restrictions apply.