Learning at Home Links

Parent Resources

Digital Safety          At Home Student Schedule

                                                 General Learning Links

We will be regularly updating our website with additional online learning sites.  We are being very strategic with these sites as we do not want to overwhelm anyone! Additionally, we firmly believe that the computer screen is not a teacher! Human interaction is key during this time of uncertainty and change.

                                                                                       Education.com
                                                                            Scholastics Learn at Home
                                                                                       Khan Academy
                                                                                            PBS Kids
                                                                                   BrainPOP jr (TK-3rd)
                                                                                   BrainPOP (4th-12th)

 

Writing

Have your child reflect on learning from other subjects

Offer a daily journal writing prompt from Journal Buddies

Typing Club

                                                             Arts Links

                                                                                         Art for Kids Hub
                                                                                      Art Projects for Kids
                                                                                               Music Lab
                                                                                              PBS Dance
                                                                              San Francisco Symphony Kids
                                                           Music Teacher National Association Websites for Kids
                                                                                 Grand Rapids Art Museum
                                                                                   Muskegon Art Museum

 

Physical Fitness

GoNoodle Family
Open Phys Ed

 


Mindfulness Links

Headspace MI

FREE mindfulness class for kids! Live Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 1-1:30 pm EDT. For children K-5, but all ages welcome to join.  Mindful Schools

FREE Social Emotional learning for K-5 students and Teens.  Second Step

FREE 25 fun mindfulness activities for children and teens(+Tips).  Positive Psychology

An interactive week-long course for students of all ages about kindness.  Kindness 101

 

Home Internet Access Options

Updated Options from OAITC 4/6/2020

Home Internet Access Options

Spectrum Internet Assist

Beginning Monday, March 16, Charter commits to the following for 60 days:

Charter will offer free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription and at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households.

Charter will partner with school districts to ensure local communities are aware of these tools to help students learn remotely. Charter will continue to offer Spectrum Internet Assist, high speed broadband program to eligible low-income households delivering speeds of 30 Mbps.

Charter will open its Wi-Fi hotspots across our footprint for public use.

Spectrum does not have data caps or hidden fees.

 

Internet Essentials from Comcast

In response to emergency measures associated with Coronavirus (COVID-19), Internet Essentials will increase speeds from 15/2 Mbps to 25/3 Mbps for all customers. This speed increase will happen automatically - no action is required by customers. In addition, new customers will receive two months of free service. Click here for more information.

 

Sprint

Sprint will be joining AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon in offering unlimited data for 60 days starting next week. The arrangement will kick in by March 19, Sprint said late Friday, adding that the company will also provide customers with an extra 20GB of mobile hotspot data per month for the same time period.  Click here for more information.