school help

Due to school closures, we have compiled links for school aged children/teens. This list will be updated regularly. Please note:  other than ‘library resources’ the links are created by 3rd parties that are not affiliated with the Deep River Library.

School Help:

Ontario Government’s Learn at Home Portal (K-12):

https://www.ontario.ca/page/learn-at-home

Compiled links for Home Study Resources: (Please note that not all links have been verified by the Library)

https://docs.google.com/document/u/5/d/1sPvUoqJHZHDzCE6ysgIWsWnMOk-r_Yons8zO0Y1FBko/mobilebasic?fbclid=IwAR3iQBzuvYmHFQFjoJ2YaDSc81869IbPHJS5xl_A6TyuwwlNEh_aEYIUZD8

There are Canadian curriculum books available for purchase (Please note, they may out of stock due to current circumstances):

https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/home/search/?keywords=complete+canadian+curriculum+rev

Scholastic At Home: (K-9)

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

BBC Teach:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach?fbclid=IwAR04Nl_oGtM7sAi2n-W-Ty6YBbOxX41VjmHnWibjzROaOUqjYDldrmb_VLA

Lightbox Subscription: (K-12 free subscription to interactive ebooks)

https://mailchi.mp/openlightbox.com/freesubscription_crosscan

 

Library Resources for Students:

Libby App: (A simple search of ‘easy readers’ will bring up levelled readers for students learning to read)

https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/

Tumblebooks: (lots of great free reads for K-6)

https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/Home.aspx?categoryID=77

Tumblemath: (math skill help for K-6)

https://www.tumblemath.com/about.aspx

Teen Book Cloud: (great reads for teens)

https://www.teenbookcloud.com/Home.aspx

 

Other Online Activities:

Author Read-Alouds:

https://www.storylineonline.net/books/snappsy-the-alligator/

Mo Willems Daily Doodles:

https://www.kennedy-center.org/mowillems

Virtual Museums:

https://www.timeout.com/travel/coronavirus-virtual-museum-tours

Live-Cam Aquariums:

https://www.vanaqua.org/visit/live-cams-sea-otter-cam

https://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animals/live-cams

https://www.ripleyaquariums.com/canada/shark-camera/

Zoos:

https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams

https://www.houstonzoo.org/explore/webcams/

Visit Mars:

https://accessmars.withgoogle.com/

Visit a Farm:

https://www.farmfood360.ca/

Learn Coding:

https://mommypoppins.com/coding-kids-free-websites-teach-learn-programming

Bill Nye Home Science Experiments:

https://www.billnye.com/home-demos

Podcasts for kids: (we highly recommend you do a search with whatever podcast app you use for other children’s podcasts)

https://www.vpr.org/programs/why-podcast-curious-kids

https://www.iheart.com/podcast/105-stuff-you-should-know-26940277/

News for Kids:

https://www.kidnuz.org/

Smithsonian Science Education:

https://ssec.si.edu/

Get Moving with GoNoodle:

https://family.gonoodle.com/

Pinterest: (an endless supply of STEAM ideas)

https://www.pinterest.ca/

 

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