Remote Learning Resources
Teach from Home
Thanks to the tremendous work teachers have done to ensure student success in this new remote learning environment, NYC public school learning landscape is being completely transformed for the safety and continued learning of our 1.1 million students.
In order to ensure teachers have the resources they need to receive support as well as continuously engage in remote learning with our students, the following resources are available to you: Getting Started at the Teach From Home Info Hub
Teach From Home Tech Page
See the Teach from Home Technology page for information on Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams
Sign in to the TeachHub for links to
- Grade Band Instructional Resources for K-5, 6-8, 9-12 in all subject areas, including resources for multilingual learners and students with disabilities.
- Google Classroom, Office 365 and Educational Applications
Websites for Extra Teaching & Learning
GoNoodle® gets kids up and moving to fun, engaging content and games. Every dance party, yoga session, mindfulness activity, and game session is an opportunity for kids to wake up their bodies, engage their minds, and be their best.
Wonderopolis was created by the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) in 2010, and it has become one of the most popular education sites today. Some highlights of the platform include:
- 2,000+ Wonders of the Day (and counting!), covering a vast range of topics—you’re sure to find something that interests you!
i-Ready is an online program for reading and/or mathematics that will help your child’s teacher(s) determine your child’s needs, personalize their learning, and monitor progress throughout the school year. i-Ready allows your teacher(s) to meet your child exactly where they are and provides data to increase your child’s learning gains. i-Ready consists of two parts: Diagnostic and Instruction.
The CommonLit Literacy Model is built on a foundation of over 2,000 high-quality free reading passages for grades 3-12, complemented by aligned interim assessments, growth-oriented data, and expert-led teacher development.
Flipgrid is simple. Engage and empower every voice in your classroom or community by recording and sharing short, awesome videos … together! Join educators and learners across 180 countries as they experience the magic of student voice. When learners reflect upon, discuss and showcase what they are learning, making, reading, solving, experiencing, playing … it’s always better together!
Created by experts, Khan Academy’s library of trusted, standards-aligned practice and lessons covers math K-12 through early college, grammar, science, history, AP®, SAT®, and more. It’s all free for learners and teachers.
KidZone’s printable preschool and kindergarten worksheets help younger kids learn their letters, numbers, shapes, colors and other basic skills. KidZone’s printable grade school worksheets help older children learn phonics, reading, creative writing, math, geometry, science and geography.
Math games, puzzles and brain busters.
Reading Bear is a collection of free, well-made, multimedia phonics presentations. Your child can learn to read with Reading Bear.
Helpful math videos covering topics from Basic Mathematics through Calculus
An endless feast of science and social studies material. Explore over 1,500 engaging topics, discover new interests, and get inspired about the world in which you live.
At cookie, child experts and educators design interactive online games for kids. Our learning games for kids help in building skills needed for success in school. While playing our fun educational games, kids learn to read with phonics, build skills in math, language, social studies, science and much more. Our educational videos encourage children to keep learning, even after school hours.
SplashLearn is transforming the way elementary school children in grades K-5 learn and study math through a highly engaging, and personalized program. SplashLearn is available across all digital platforms (iOS, Desktops, Android) and has been used by more than 30 Million students worldwide. It has won many awards and has been featured by Apple multiple times.
ClassDojo connects teachers with students and parents to build amazing classroom communities
BrainPop is a group of educational websites with over 1,000 short animated movies for students in grades K-12, together with quizzes and related materials, covering the subjects of science, social studies, English, math, engineering and technology, health, and arts and music
An environment “Where Children Have Fun Learning to Read™. The website was offered to the public completely free. Starfall expanded to become a fully developed kindergarten English and Language Arts curriculum and a comprehensive pre-K curriculum.
ABCya provides over 400 fun and educational games for grades PreK through 6.
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations.
Even when schools are closed, you can keep the learning going with these special cross-curricular journeys. Every day includes four separate learning experiences, each built around a thrilling, meaningful story or video. Kids can do them on their own, with their families, or with their teachers. Just find your grade level and let the learning begin!
ReadingIQ is the complete digital library that your child can access at any time. With thousands of books to choose from, your child will be continuously engaged as he or she is guided from one level to the next and develops confidence as a reader.
Raz-Kids delivers hundreds of interactive, leveled eBooks spanning 29 levels
- 400+ eBooks and open-book eQuizzes, with new books added every month, even in Spanish!
KidsA-Z/Raz-Kids delivers hundreds of interactive, leveled eBooks spanning 29 levels
Thanks to donations, our entire K-5 curriculum – including 400 hours of digital lessons with on-screen teachers and supportive remediation – is available for free during this time. Kids, teachers, parents, and caregivers can directly access all our top-rated, standards aligned content, 24/7, outside of school, including paper-based materials that can be used without a device.
Lalilo is a program made for elementary school teachers. Parents cannot have direct access. The only way you can use Lalilo at home with your child is if their teacher
signed up, has an account, and sent you an invite. If that is not the case, do not hesitate to let them know about
FREE worldwide Remote Student Access to Epic through the end of the school year (June 30th, 2020), by teacher invitation — no credit card required. Families only need an invitation from their teacher to get started. Students will have anywhere, anytime access to the full Epic library on all devices (including web browsers, the iOS app and the Android app), and teachers can stay connected to their students by assigning books and collections and tracking reading activity and progress.
High-quality library of curated nonfiction and literary articles, along with reading comprehension and vocabulary supports, formative assessments, teacher guidance, and more! Most importantly, everything ReadWorks does is based on proven cognitive science research, not unproven academic theory.
Youngzine is a one-of-a-kind Web site where children can learn about current news and events shaping their world — in a simple, engaging and interactive manner.
Every issue of Storyworks is aligned to support today’s challenging standards in English language arts. We provide specific issue-by-issue standards alignments for the Common Core, TEKS, and similar standards.