Free Educational Web-Based Resources

Starfall  Starfall is a website that teaches basic English reading and writing skills, using games and phonics.

 

Sports Ilustrated for Kids Sports Illustrated Kids is a free non-fiction reading website.

Kids Discover Non-fiction reading. Teachers will need to log in with their school google account to access the limited free materials.

Flippity   Students can use Flippity to review course content with electronic flash cards. Students make their own flashcards by creating a copy of a Google Sheets template found on Flippity’s website.

Formative   Formative lets teachers see the assessment responses of a whole class at one time—even open-response and hand-drawn responses.

Code . org  Code.org is designed to help teach computer science to students of all grade levels. The  Hour of Code has activities specifically designed to teach coding in grades K-12.

NWEA MAP to Khan AcademyMap to Khan Academy - Khan Academy practice exercise correlated to RIT Ranges. The Khan exercises are interactive problems for students with instant feedback.

TynkerLearning to code with Tynker is engaging and fun. Kids easily learn fundamental programming concepts as they animate characters, fly drones, control robots, and publish apps.

ReadWorks  ReadWorks provides freeresearch-based units, lessons, and authentic, leveled non-fiction and literary passages that are aligned to the Common Core State Standards.

SAS Curriculum Pathways  SAS Curriculum Pathways - Free interactive, standards-based resources in the core disciplines for K-12 grade.

 Newsela  Newsela - Unlimited access to hundreds of leveled news articles and Common Core–aligned quizzes, with new articles every day.

ReadWriteThink  ReadWriteThink -engaging reading and language arts resources for teaching reading and language arts in grades K–12.

National Geographic Education   National Geographic Education - Free educational media including interactive mapping tools, encyclopedic articles, lesson plans, and more that supports learning across geography, social studies, and science.

Science NetLinks  At Science NetLinks, you'll find free teaching tools, interactives, podcasts, and hands-on activities for K-12 Science education.

 

Wondoropolis   Wonderopolis -  multi-disciplinary content that purposefully aligns to Common Core State Standards (CCSS), the STEM Educational Quality Framework, and Bloom's Digital Taxonomy, for K-12 curriculim. Teachers can use the daily Wonder to jumpstart their students' critical thinking, or dip into our ever-growing collection of Wonders for content that relates to specific themes and student interests. 

Illuminations  Illuminations - quality standards-based resources for teaching and learning mathematics, including interactive tools for students and instructional support for teachers.

Dogo News Non-fiction reading on current events, science, social-studies, & ELA. Easily connects to Google Classroom. 

Sheppard Software Sheppard Software hosts hundreds of free, online, educational games for kids. The site organizes its games into categories, which allow students and teachers to easily navigate by subject area

Arcademic Skill Builders Arcademic Skill Builders are online educational video games that offer a powerful approach to learning basic math, language arts, vocabulary, and thinking skills. 

Flashcard Machine  A free service for creating web-based study flashcards that can be shared with others.