Teaching & Wellness Resources for Parents

Faculty Development has collected some great resources to help with kids learning at home or even to just take up a little time each day. Explore and have some fun.  Many of these sites will supplement what teachers are using online.

 

AboutKidsHealth

Resources on how to support your child's mental health and general wellbeing through physical activity, sleep, nutrition and learning.

Canadian Paediatric Society

COVID-19 and your child.  Frequently asked questions.

Dreambox

Is an online math learning tool, currently offering a 90 day free trial  

Duolingo

Great for all ages to practice second languages

Epic

Epic is an online literacy site with thousands of books and reading activities for all levels. Currently they are offering a free membership until June 2020 for teachers, and a free 30 day membership for parents

Go Noodle

Engages kids with movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts

Michigan State University

A collection of online learning resources for parents with children learning at home

Porch

Simple Stem Activities To Do At Home

Prodigy

Is a game-based learning platform that promotes math literacy

Scholastic Learn at Home

Offers full comprehensive homeschool lesson plans for ages P/K-9

Society of Adolescent Health & Medicine

A collection of wellness resources for parents and families

Tomatosphere

Science based learning for ages P/K to 12

World Health Organization

A children's story book released to help children and young people cope with COVID-19