The below list has been vetted by the SPS district technology team, as well as evaluated for how well they align with our teaching and learning pedagogy. Teachers may assign independent and small group work through these online resources. Students may also use these resources for independent work and enrichment.
Technology Tutorials For Students
|Student Technology Tutorials|
|A huge amount of free lessons and classes in topics, along with a kid-focused section. This includes specially written daily lesson plans for 2-18-year-olds.|
||Flashcards and quizzes for Language, Science, Arts and Humanities, Math, Social Science, and other|
|Math games and quizzes, some books and such sold. Games are free|
|McGraw Hill classroom-specific tutorials created by individual teachers|
|Free touch typing lessons.|
|List of library resources for children and parents of small children including lessons, reading lists, and events.|
|Reading lessons for pre-k through 3rd grade|
|Lexia® Core5® Reading supports educators in providing differentiated literacy instruction for students of all abilities in grades pre-K–5. Lexia’s research-proven program provides explicit, systematic, personalized learning in the six areas of reading instruction, targeting skill gaps as they emerge.|
|Fun and gamified language learning|
|Science Kids is the online home of science & technology for children around the world.
Learn more with our fun science experiments, cool facts, free games, activities, lesson plans, quizzes, videos, photos, and science fair project ideas.
|Teachinghistory.org is designed to help K–12 history teachers access resources and materials to improve U.S. history education in the classroom. With funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the Center for History and New Media (CHNM) has created Teachinghistory.org with the goal of making history content, teaching strategies, resources, and research accessible|
|Social Studies Generation (SocGen) is comprised of three six-week sequences around topics commonly included in 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade social studies content standards. These curricular materials can be used in place of the standard curriculum materials, or as a supplement. They provide opportunities to read, write, discuss, and build arguments about central concepts in social studies.|
|Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.|
|Exercise and lessons on music theory|