References

Art

Everything Elementary

  • Find Your School or Library
     Search for your school and library. Learn the number of books your library has and the number of people who visit it.
  • Funbrain
     Free worksheets, videos, and games for grades pre-K –8.
  • Little Explorers Picture Dictionary
     A fun, colorful picture dictionary of hundreds of words. Also offered in Spanish, French, German, and Japanese.
  • National Geographic Kids
     Find fun fill in the blanks for your children to create their own stories! This Nat Geo site provides quizzes, amazing animal videos, science experiments, and educational explorations like US states, science, and space.
  • PBS Kids
     Bold and bright curriculum-based entertainment for your little ones in elementary school. Free educational games, videos, and stories.
  • Scholastic Learn at Home
     Scholastic is helping you take things one day at a time with daily lessons, and thought-provoking activities and articles, among other resources for grades pre-K-9.
  • Sesame Street
     Sesame Street saves the day with family fun activities, games, videos, story time, sing-alongs, and coloring worksheets.
  • tinkergarten
     At-home weekly activities to promote active learning, thinking, and social and emotional skills for kids zero to eight.
  • Word Central
     The word-spelling robot hosts the latest amazing word game and challenges spellers of all ages. 

Language Arts

  • Biblionasium
    A safe, fun, free social reading community for ages 6-13; think book club for kids (but better).
  • Read-Write-Think
    Age-appropriate after school, classroom, and parent resources geared towards reading and language arts.

Math

  • Bedtime Math
    Engaging math activities to keep your kids learning and active at home.
  • Math Games
    Test your children’s math skills with free, interactive games, and worksheets made for each elementary grade level.

Science

  • Crash Course Kids
    Fifth-grade science videos gone virtual (and viral).
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Kids
    Explore 5,000 years of art around the world. Find hidden treasures, fun facts, Q & A videos, and hop in the time machine to learn geography and art from different eras.
  • Mystery Science
    Full and mini science lessons for your elementary school-aged children. Digital and hands-on activities for grades K -5. Topics range from “why do woodpeckers peck wood to “How do things glow in the dark?”

Well-being

  • Calm
    Children ages 3-17 can learn meditation techniques to help keep them calm.
  • Cosmic Kids Yoga
    Your young ones can learn yoga and mindfulness while going on interactive adventures for an indoor workout.